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Twitter suspends several accounts associated with the right-wing group Proud Boys and founder Gavin McInnes for violating policy on violent extremist…

BuzzFeed News : Twitter suspends several accounts associated with the right-wing group Proud Boys and founder Gavin McInnes for violating policy on violent extremist groups   —  Twitter suspended several accounts associated with the Proud Boys, a right-wing group present at last year's Unite the Right rally …

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Kryptowire research: apps and firmware tweaks that Asus, LG, Essential, and ZTE add to Android phones sold in US come with serious vulnerabilities…

Brian Barrett / Wired : Kryptowire research: apps and firmware tweaks that Asus, LG, Essential, and ZTE add to Android phones sold in US come with serious vulnerabilities   —  SECURITY MELTDOWNS ON your smartphone are often self-inflicted: You clicked the wrong link, or installed the wrong app.

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Bucking trends of rising nationalism, services like Airbnb and BlaBlaCar still find success across 190+ countries, with total strangers sharing homes…

Roger Cohen / New York Times : Bucking trends of rising nationalism, services like Airbnb and BlaBlaCar still find success across 190+ countries, with total strangers sharing homes and cars   —  The nation state is trumpeted.  The nation state is redundant.  —  I was chatting earlier this year with Brian Chesky, the co-founder and chief executive of Airbnb.

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Spanish taxi drivers ended a six-day strike after the government agreed to set tough limits, like a 30:1 ratio for licenses issued for taxis vs…

Pablo Rodero / Reuters : Spanish taxi drivers ended a six-day strike after the government agreed to set tough limits, like a 30:1 ratio for licenses issued for taxis vs Uber-like firms   —  MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish taxi drivers ended a six-day strike late on Wednesday after the government agreed to set tough limits …

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Ofcom: in UK, 78% of all adults own a smartphone, which they check on average every 12 minutes during the day; total volume of calls made fell by 1.7%…

Jane Wakefield / BBC : Ofcom: in UK, 78% of all adults own a smartphone, which they check on average every 12 minutes during the day; total volume of calls made fell by 1.7% in 2017   —  The number of voice calls made on mobile phones in the UK fell for the first time ever in 2017 - despite the fact we seem hooked on our devices.

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JD.com opens a cashier-free retail store in Indonesia called JD.ID X-Mart, it’s first Amazon Go-like store outside China (Li Dongmei/China Money…

Li Dongmei / China Money Network : JD.com opens a cashier-free retail store in Indonesia called JD.ID X-Mart, it's first Amazon Go-like store outside China   —  Chinese e-commerce firm JD.com Inc has opened its first cashier-free retail store overseas in Indonesia.  The JD.ID X-Mart, newly opened in Jakarta …

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Former employees reflect on the rise and fall of General Magic, which spun out of Apple in 1990 with much of the original Mac team to build a PDA-like…

Adam Fisher / New York Magazine : Former employees reflect on the rise and fall of General Magic, which spun out of Apple in 1990 with much of the original Mac team to build a PDA-like device   —  Chances are that you've never heard of General Magic, but in Silicon Valley the company is the stuff of legend.

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How Doppler Labs, a failed startup that tried to build an in-ear computer in 2016, may have influenced development of "hearables" at Amazon,…

Peter Burrows / Fast Company : How Doppler Labs, a failed startup that tried to build an in-ear computer in 2016, may have influenced development of “hearables” at Amazon, Apple, and Google   —  Images: Esa Riutta/Pixabay; Doppler Labs; GDJ/Pixabay  —  In October 2016, an impressive group of tech industry royalty took …

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How Doppler Labs, a failed startup that demoed an in-ear computer in 2016, may have influenced development of similar technologies at Amazon, Apple,…

Peter Burrows / Fast Company : How Doppler Labs, a failed startup that demoed an in-ear computer in 2016, may have influenced development of similar technologies at Amazon, Apple, and Google   —  In October 2016, an impressive group of tech industry royalty took the time to get a demonstration of a product from a startup called Doppler Labs.

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TSMC says a virus infected its fabrication tools on Friday night and shut down several factories, some of which won’t restart at least until Sunday…

Debby Wu / Bloomberg : TSMC says a virus infected its fabrication tools on Friday night and shut down several factories, some of which won't restart at least until Sunday   —  - Some factories back to normal, rest in another day, TSMC says  — Virus that struck Friday night ‘was not caused by hacker’

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A look at DingTalk, Alibaba’s chat app for companies, used by over 100M users in 7M companies in China that many say fuels an unhealthy work culture…

Yawen Chen / Reuters : A look at DingTalk, Alibaba's chat app for companies, used by over 100M users in 7M companies in China that many say fuels an unhealthy work culture   —  Their installation in the hallowed flat where Ma got his start in the eastern city of Hangzhou reflects DingTalk's place in the pecking order …

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Sources: Awesomeness’ value plunge was caused by the loss of $150M-$180M in Go90 revenue and an ownership structure that made unilateral decisions…

Sahil Patel / Digiday : Sources: Awesomeness' value plunge was caused by the loss of $150M-$180M in Go90 revenue and an ownership structure that made unilateral decisions difficult   —  Subscribe to Digiday's weekly video briefing email, written by senior reporter Sahil Patel, for more exclusive coverage and analysis around …

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Google Calendar Now Makes It Easier To Reschedule Meetings – Ubergizmo

Ubergizmo Google Calendar Now Makes It Easier To Reschedule Meetings Ubergizmo Google Calendar is a great tool if you're looking to schedule a meeting, but what if you needed to reschedule said meeting? For those who rely on Google Calendar to keep them up to date with their meetings, Google has introduced a new update that will ... and more »

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