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Mathew Ingram @mathewi 43.776188,-79.149103

I'm a senior writer at Fortune. I have been the ninth caller and have won the weekend passes. I am an expert in stucco, a veteran in love and an outlaw in Peru.

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Speaking of Netflix, it just lost some big name Hollywood movies, but it will be fine, and here's why: is supposedly looking to move into original video programming -- why not just buy Netflix? Madison created 70K female bots which sent fake messages to 20M of 31M men in database
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@om: Thanks, dudeNetflix is losing 'The Hunger Games' and 'Transformers,' but it has an ace up its sleeve @mathewi @FortuneMagazine
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTelegram (which doesn’t do E2E encryption by default) is censoring Iranian users:
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis pic of the actors behind Jurassic World's raptors is way more disconcerting to me than the actual CGI raptors.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram.@caspicat Telegram does not do end-to-end encryption by default, does not support encrypted group chat, and has bad homebrew E2E crypto
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWhy we're suckers for bogus psychological research @asymmetricinfo
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@libbybrittain: I'm guessing 4chan or Tumblr"I confess to spreading the rumor, on orders from Goldstein, that stock prices can go down as well as up..."
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThings writers love about writing: 1. Being about to write. 2. Having written. In between, Advil and antidepressants.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGetting some exciting results from my dissertation today. In a word: newswires rule, the New York Times drools.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSometimes I wonder if the ignore→laugh at→fight→win continuum can flow both ways. Do some fought causes revert to being laughed at?
Retweeted by Mathew IngramHypothesis: The technology IQ of any organization equals the maximum megabytes allowed for incoming email messages with attachments. 😶
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"Netflix just lost some big name Hollywood movies, but it will be fine, and here's why" -- new from me at Fortune: I am awaited in Valhalla!"Comments are like the tonsils of journalism: they have a tendency to become inflamed, even dangerously infected"
Retweeted by Mathew IngramHere's the thing about ad blocking. If it really grows, get ready for an explosion of native ads that can't be blocked.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramMost of TWTRs very best original content is hidden in @ replies. A 10% improvement there could yield huge—potentially compounding—dividends.
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Retweeted by Mathew IngramComScore's sales grew 14% in Q2. Without "nonmonetary" revenue they would have grown 3%. $SCOR
Retweeted by Mathew IngramNaked Kardashian clickhole is not bc journalists start stories with audience questions, but bc they chase metrics"
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAshley Madison fires back, says ratio of men to women is 1.2 to 1 with thousands still signing up #notbloodylikely
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGuilty lifted 3% by bank’s upgrade
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThe holy grail of Twitter: The best tweets of all time
Retweeted by Mathew IngramJournalism /ˈdʒəːn(ə)lɪz(ə)m/ noun 1. Browsing twitter, speculating, and making up some shit. 2. (archaic) Accurately describing reality.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBan daily stock market reports
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@buttermilk1 @mccanner AP office right now.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramDon't leave me sitting there alone like the 7th grade dance, ok, tweeps?
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@tolles @msuster: It's a co-dependent relationship :-)Let me say it this way... Good lord, advertising is a shitty business. Ad blockers are just making it more obvious.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramMic hits a near $100 mil valuation, doing $5-10 mil in revenue, accidentally profitable some months
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@msuster: Yes, I wasn't thinking so much about the advertiser side of it as the user experience side — irritating as hellReplace Philly dot com here with any one of dozens of other mobile news sites — getting paid for accidental clicks @nytimes business editor Dean Murphy explains his business news coverage strategy:
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThese transgender teens are growing and thriving despite unimaginable hatred and rejection. Brilliant project:
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTwitter is trolling me
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI don't care that Epix took their toys and went home. The viewers aren't there. I wasn't watching The Hunger Games on repeat before.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@TheFix Part of Trump's building in Toronto is unstable/might fall. Major intersection in financial district closed. Jokes write themselves.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram50% of the video CNBC posts to the web never appeared on television
Retweeted by Mathew IngramReal q: what is Netflix's tech advantage? Netflix losing Hunger Games and even more big movies as Epix deal expires
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram#mindbender Disney sells movies to Netflix Fox & Universal sells to HBO Hulu owned by all 3 buys movies from Epix
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWhile press writes about @epixhd movies @netflix loses next month. Here are @disney movies that start flowing in '16
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWe were so young and naive then... is combating ad blocking by exploring new ad models that improve the digital experience for viewers @joemarchese
Retweeted by Mathew IngramFriendly note: the way web works today, demanding well reported free news with no ads means you expect writers to work for zero dollars.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@mathewi Yes, but the constant complaint that Google is “stealing” from us just isn’t true. Sucks to be disrupted, but it’s not criminal.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramNot sure how me defending Google against ridiculous claims of theft is self-interested, but okay have lost $40B or so in advertising revenue in past decade, while Google has gained $40B or so'Questions are the new comments' by @JenniferBrandel Recommended.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramChina's directive to financial reporters "Do not conduct in-depth analysis, and do not speculate on or assess the direction of the market"
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOh I see.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAnyone written about the icky phenomenon of elites with large twitter followings using twitter for mundane customer service complaints?
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBad's secret plan to put ads inside Google Maps is dead via @FortuneMagazine
Retweeted by Mathew IngramChina reporter forced to confess over market plunge:
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"One-way mass media leads to homogenous, passive culture!" Tech builds user generated content platforms. "Tech enabling runaway narcissism!"
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGasp! The horror! ;-)
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTechmeme founder Gabe Rivera: "Maybe we need two or three takes, but we don’t need 40” @MichaelWolffNYC: Google and social do add value — and paywalls aren't bad at all, just insufficient for many/most*checks twitter* *closes laptop*
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Much to think about.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@jason_kint @JHWeissmann @MichaelWolffNYC @pkafka: Safe harbor. Posted by users, good faith effort to remove etc.@raju @realDonldTrump fake account@jason_kint @realDonldTrump fake accountlmao
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@JHWeissmann @jason_kint @MichaelWolffNYC: There's no case whatsoever against Facebook as far as I can tell@JHWeissmann @jason_kint @MichaelWolffNYC: Well, copyright does cover the content Google aggregates, but it has a strong fair use defense@jason_kint @MichaelWolffNYC: I'd be happy to meet Michael in the arena of his choiceMichael Wolff is salivating over the idea of Rupert Murdoch suing Google, because this would somehow help:’m Sorry I Didn’t Respond to Your Email, My Husband Coughed to Death Two Years Ago edited my bicycle
Retweeted by Mathew IngramEnd times book cover GIFs are subtle and amazing:
Retweeted by Mathew IngramScientists and writers paid tribute to Oliver Sacks on Twitter after his death
Retweeted by Mathew Ingramスターウォーズ・ガールズ!RT@carolzara: Girls night out. #starwars
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSo sad about what Egypt has become.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis is the real us, apparently
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWe're about two iterations away from the plot of the movie "The Running Man" misspelled "been prevented by"
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@sarahjeong @MikeIsaac: The third one is kind of terrible unfortunately.Everything @OliverSacks wrote for the @NewYorker: | a selection: #longreads via @nxthompson
Retweeted by Mathew IngramMan. Read this whole thread of tweets on Katrina, the Army Corps of Engineers, and the limitations of journalism:
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@SarahNEmerson: Yes, that too — so quick to pile on a juicy looking scandal, so late to do any actual fact-checkingWoke to news that my friend/mentor @OliverSacks has died. This excerpt of #NeuroTribes is about him. A brilliant man.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI know this Tim Hunt thing is supposed to make social media look bad, but it actually makes academia look even worse No matter how hard you try, at some point you will do it wrong, but that's okay :-)Twitter reminds me a fair bit of Usenet. The disparate tribes, the ephemerality, the hacked-in file-sharing, and of course the kill-files.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOliver Sacks dead at 82 — such a brilliant man, and a wonderful writer as well. RIP: traditional TV
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI’m really excited Apple is working on a TV, as it will give me something to even more pretentiously not watch
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI read this multiple times, looking for signs that it’s satire. Regrettably, it isn’t. WTF is this country thinking?
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI have to say, Mad Max: Fury Road is the best documentary about the California water crisis I’ve seen this year.
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Too much truth. Forget it, @johnmcquaid. It's not going to take.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI wish this headline was literal, and we all lived in that world instead.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWow - Interactive map tracks homophobic and racist hate speech on Twitter across the US ( )
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSomebody storified my Katrina rant. Thank you all for letting me vent.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis is a good tweet storm.
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