#MorningMonarchy: July 11, 2017


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#MorningMonarchy: July 11, 2017Automated insights, shuttle sneaks and Zuckervilles + this day in history w/Skylab destroyed and our song of the day by Everything Everything on your Morning Monarchy for July 11, 2017.

Notes/Links:

Google is funding the creation of software that writes local news stories
https://twitter.com/djsumdog/status/883935499361992704

CNN deletes app from Apple App Store and reuploads it to erase their negative reviews
https://twitter.com/swaggerprance/status/884488809903136768

CNN Is Dead: Ratings Plummet, Merger In Peril, Zucker’s Lost It, App Gets One Star, MSNBC Benefits (Audio)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ckajdCijLyE

Spotify Accused of Manufacturing Fake Artists
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/884184498174218240

The Streaming Problem: How Spammers, Superstars, and Tech Giants Gamed the Music Industry
http://www.vulture.com/2017/07/streaming-music-cheat-codes.html

Spotify just struck a crucial deal with Sony Music
https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/11/15953006/sony-music-spotify-agreement-licensing-public-offering

SoundCloud faces the music; cuts 40% of staff
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/884111146508099584

YouTubers break into Kazakh cosmodrome, capture footage of Soviet space shuttles
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/884185583886761984

Congress Close to Approving a New Space Army
https://twitter.com/DazAltTheory/status/883765639596433409

Pirate Site Admin Must Pay 13 Million Euros – If Anyone Can Find Him
https://twitter.com/rayvahey/status/883608481902641153

Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles braces for bitcoin trial in Japan
https://twitter.com/boozeleprechaun/status/884346378893348864

Smart Device Breaks Up Domestic Dispute By Calling the Police
https://twitter.com/rayvahey/status/884430090385457153

Facebook to build housing in Silicon Valley for first time
https://twitter.com/DazAltTheory/status/883473691404795905

Robots at work and play: From animatronic babies to surgeon bots
https://twitter.com/erikmoshe/status/882768691800223744

#ThisDayInHistory: #July11 w/#Skylab destroyed as it re-enters atmosphere in 1979 (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/884821238715109376

+ #AaronBurr duel, #HollywoodBowl opens, #SpaceOddity released
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/884822698848735232

Flashback: Data on Americans mined for terror risk (Jul. 11, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/07/data-on-americans-mined-for-terror-risk/

Flashback: 3rd US aircraft carrier heads to the Gulf (Jul. 11, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/07/3rd-us-aircraft-carrier-heads-to-gulf/

Flashback: Vatican claims Catholicism is the only true church (Jul. 11, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/07/vatican-claims-catholicism-is-only-true/

Flashback: Chertoff has ‘a gut feeling’ about more terror (Jul. 11, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/07/chertoff-has-gut-feeling-about-more/

+ #YulBrynner, #TabHunter, @PeterMurphyInfo, #LilKim birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/884823331580428288

#PumpUpThaVolume: Everything Everything – “Can’t Do” (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/881322654199758849