Saturday morning and time for my weekly roundup of the blog posts I read and liked most.
Jonas Downey, writing for Signal v. Noise, on how software manipulates you every day. Read How You’re Being Manipulated By Software
Whatever state you live in, almost all of your Facebook friends live there too. Unless you are wealthy or live in one of the very most populous cities, in which case your network is a little more dispersed. Either way, this has implications on what information you see and what you think of America today. Aaron Renn summarizes. Read State Boundaries are Real
Jim Cavanaugh shows you how to think like a trial lawyer as you read the news — which will help you recognize open-handed investigative reporting vs. reporting designed to trip up its subject. Read A Trial Lawyer’s Secrets For Critical Reading
Camera reviews and experience reports: