category: things that were legit for a minute but then the very name of the thing was stolen to suit somebody's agenda

"sharing economy"
"fake news"
"artificial intelligence"
"mesh network"

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@Moutmout These days a bunch of them make participants sign over copyright to whatever they produce, for the slim chance at getting picked for an award. It's awful :( corporations exploiting folks for free labor, again.

@spinda And there are hackathons where people participate for a chance of getting an interview to an internship :(

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