big tech

Youtube are tightening up the rules for brand sponsored videos, impacting their 15 million "creator partners", as they were called when they helped the networks incredibly rapid growth, 50% year over year increase in viewership for the last three years.

Sit up, take notes and pay attention. Veteran investigative journalist Sharyl Attkisson shows how astroturf, or fake grassroots movements funded by political, corporate, or other special interests very effectively manipulate and distort media messages.

Another day, another musician fed up with the royalty statements thanks to Spotify. The above post comes from Paradise, whom you can see, made 3 cents for just a little under 1,000 plays of their songs.