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How Facebook focused on Myanmar’s exploding connectivity, ignored hate speech warnings before 2014 riots, and can still take days to respond to…

Timothy McLaughlin / Wired : How Facebook focused on Myanmar's exploding connectivity, ignored hate speech warnings before 2014 riots, and can still take days to respond to emergencies   —  The riots wouldn't have happened without Facebook.  —  ON THE THE evening of July 2, 2014 a swelling mob of hundreds …

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How Facebook became synonymous with the internet in a newly democratic Myanmar and ended up relying on civil society groups for help in policing…

Timothy McLaughlin / Wired : How Facebook became synonymous with the internet in a newly democratic Myanmar and ended up relying on civil society groups for help in policing rumors   —  The riots wouldn't have happened without Facebook.  —  ON THE THE evening of July 2, 2014 a swelling mob of hundreds …

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Winklevoss’ Gemini crypto exchange adds Robert Cornish, ex-NYSE CIO, as its first CTO, the latest in a wave of Wall Street executives joining crypto…

Liz Moyer / CNBC : Winklevoss' Gemini crypto exchange adds Robert Cornish, ex-NYSE CIO, as its first CTO, the latest in a wave of Wall Street executives joining crypto startups   —  - At NYSE, he was chief information officer, leading the Big Board's technology team as it overhauled electronic trading.

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Q&A with Chris Cox, Facebook’s product chief across all its platforms, on free speech, working with fact checkers, Instagram’s toxic comments filter,…

Nicholas Thompson / Wired : Q&A with Chris Cox, Facebook's product chief across all its platforms, on free speech, working with fact checkers, Instagram's toxic comments filter, regulation   —  CHRIS COX HAS long been the chief product officer for Facebook.  He has also recently been promoted to run product at WhatsApp …

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Uganda pressures ISPs to ban VPNs in an effort to force users to pay a social media tax meant to combat what the president calls "gossip"…

Karl Bode / Techdirt : Uganda pressures ISPs to ban VPNs in an effort to force users to pay a social media tax meant to combat what the president calls “gossip”   —  Countries around the world continue to wage their not so subtle war on the use of virtual private networks (VPNs) and encryption.

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Netgear’s Arlo security camera spinoff files for IPO; S-1: 1.9M users, 40% of US consumer connected camera systems market, ~$101M in previous quarter…

Claudia Assis / MarketWatch : Netgear's Arlo security camera spinoff files for IPO; S-1: 1.9M users, 40% of US consumer connected camera systems market, ~$101M in previous quarter revenue   —  Arlo Technologies Inc., the security-camera making unit of Netgear Inc. NTGR, +1.70% has filed for a initial public offering, seeking to sell up to $100 million in shares.

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App Annie: Clash of Clans, the App Store’s most-downloaded game, earned $4B+ from July 2010 to May 2018; Facebook, the most-downloaded app, had 700M…

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch : App Annie: Clash of Clans, the App Store's most-downloaded game, earned $4B+ from July 2010 to May 2018; Facebook, the most-downloaded app, had 700M downloads   —  Ahead of the 10th anniversary of the iOS App Store on July 11, App Annie has today released a retrospective of the top iOS apps of all time …

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Google May Acquire Game Studios For Its Gaming Platform – Ubergizmo

Ubergizmo Google May Acquire Game Studios For Its Gaming Platform Ubergizmo It was reported earlier this year that Google is mulling a possible entry into the gaming space by launching its own game streaming service. The company is even believed to be working on hardware products that will help in achieving this objective. A ... and more »

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Google Reportedly Planning Its Own Game Streaming Platform – Ubergizmo

Ubergizmo Google Reportedly Planning Its Own Game Streaming Platform Ubergizmo Google is known for many products and services, such as Search, Maps, Gmail, Android, and so on. However when it comes to games, chances are you might think of companies like Nintendo, Microsoft, or Sony. However Google wants to change that, ... Sources: Google Is Planning A Game Platform That Could Take On Xbox And PlayStation Kotaku Google May Step Into Gaming With 'Yeti' Streaming Service — The Information The Information all 107 news articles »

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