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People listen to the radio as the results of the presidential elections are announced in Kireka, Uganda, in February. Many rural Ugandans don't have Internet access, and the radio is a central source of news — and platform for citizens' opinions. Isaac Kasamani/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Andrew Loy begs along a sidewalk in San Francisco, Calif. on June 28, 2016. Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Harnessing Social Media To Reconnect Homeless People With Their Families

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Groups Worry About Impact Of Police Moves To Block Social Media

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A 5-year-old boy, identified in news reports as Omran Daqneesh, sits in an ambulance Wednesday after reportedly being pulled out of a building hit by an airstrike in Aleppo, Syria. Mahmoud Raslan/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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Summer Camps Struggle To Enforce Bans On Screen Time

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An inspection found that at one Los Angeles nursing home an employee took video of a co-worker "passing gas" on the face of a resident and posted it on Instagram. Universal Images Group/Getty Images hide caption

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The algorithms that serve up what you like can often create closed loops of their own, packed only with people who agree with you already. Hiroshi Watanabe/Getty Images hide caption

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The Reason Your Feed Became An Echo Chamber — And What To Do About It

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