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Facebook hit with federal complaint over discriminatory housing ads

9 hours ago   |   Engadget

Despite past efforts, Facebook hasn't avoided federal-level trouble over allegations it enabled discriminatory housing ads. The Department of Housing and Urban Development has...
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Netflix testing ads in between some subscribers' binge-watching sessions

Netflix testing ads in between some subscribers' binge-watching sessions

11 hours ago   |   Digital Trends   |   2 articles

Netflix is testing out a new feature that has some users upset. The streaming service has started playing advertisements between shows. Netflix says that its goal is to help...
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US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

1 day ago   |   Phys.org

Federal regulators are alleging that Facebook's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination.
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The US Department of Housing and Urban Development is suing Facebook over 'unlawful' advertising tactics

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development is suing Facebook over 'unlawful' advertising tactics

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Federal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint over the company's ad targeting tools available to housing advertisers. The Department of Housing and Urban...
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Some Netflix Users Are Reporting Ads Playing During Streaming

1 day ago   |   GeekTyrant   |   2 articles

Netflix has long been a safe-haven from advertising, but it's possible those days could be at an end. This news comes on the heels of a Reddit user from the U.K. telling the...
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Movado Group acquires watch startup MVMT

Movado Group acquires watch startup MVMT

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch

The Movado Group, which sells multiple brands including Lacoste, Tommy Hilfiger and Hugo Boss, has purchased MVMT, a small watch company founded by Jacob Kassan and Kramer...
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Twitch is reportedly making a play for YouTube's top talent

Twitch is reportedly making a play for YouTube's top talent

1 day ago   |   The Next Web

Rumors this week have surfaced that Twitch is trying to encroach on YouTube's territory by offering deals to its top stars if they'll come and stream on Twitch instead...
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You Can Ride A Spider-Man PS4 Subway Train In New York City

1 day ago   |   GameSpot   |   3 articles

If you live or plan in to visit the New York City area, you can take part in a special bit of promotion for the upcoming Spider-Man PS4 game from Insomniac. Community manager...
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YC-backed Mutiny helps B2B business personalize their website for each visitor

YC-backed Mutiny helps B2B business personalize their website for each visitor

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

Mutiny , which is part of the current batch of startups at accelerator Y Combinator, helps business-to-business, software-as-a-service companies present a message that's...
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This browser extension makes it harder for Facebook advertisers to target you

This browser extension makes it harder for Facebook advertisers to target you

1 day ago   |   The Next Web

A trio of Mozilla Fellows recently released a browser extension designed to keep Facebook‘s advertisers from pigeonholing you. We've argued that Facebook should pay users for...
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Top 10 trending phones of week 33

Top 10 trending phones of week 33

The Samsung Galaxy Note9 entered our top 10 last week in second place and it was almost inevitable that it will take the top in its first full week as an official phone. The... Read more ...

Essential Phone now on sale at Amazon

Essential Phone now on sale at Amazon

Earlier this month, the Essential Phone officially got its update to Android 9 , and now you can get a great deal on the Pie-powered device. Amazon is running a sale on the... Read more ...

Galaxy Note 9 édition or Caviar: prêt à dépenser 50.000 dollars ?

Galaxy Note 9 édition or Caviar:  prêt à dépenser 50.000 dollars ?

La société russe Caviar domine le segment du smartphone de luxe et c'est au tour du Galaxy Note 9 d'être commercialisé par l'entreprise en version VIP. Cette édition Or Caviar... Read more ...

'Forza Horizon 2' leaves the Xbox Store on September 30th

'Forza Horizon 2' leaves the Xbox Store on September 30th

We hope you weren't thinking of scoring Forza Horizon 2 on the cheap now that Horizon 4 is almost here. Turn 10 and Microsoft are removing the open-world arcade racer and its... Read more ...

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You can snag an unlocked Essential Phone for $280 from Amazon

You can snag an unlocked Essential Phone for $280 from Amazon

Last month during Amazon Prime Day, the unlocked Essential Phone was available for $250. Since then, we've seen Essential sell the handset for $399 with $107 worth of... Read more ...

SMS Connect will allow you to use Skype to text from your PC

SMS Connect will allow you to use Skype to text from your PC

If you're a fan of Skype, then we have some good news for you. Microsoft is working on a new Skype feature called SMS Connect, which will allow you to use Skype to send and... Read more ...

Slip an unlocked Halo Gray Essential Phone into your pocket for $280

Slip an unlocked Halo Gray Essential Phone into your pocket for $280

One of the best prices we've seen. We've seen deals on the Essential Phone in the past, and while this isn't quite as good as Prime Day pricing, it's still a heck of a deal... Read more ...

Netflix testing ads in between some subscribers' binge-watching sessions

Netflix testing ads in between some subscribers' binge-watching sessions

Netflix is testing out a new feature that has some users upset. The streaming service has started playing advertisements between shows. Netflix says that its goal is to help... Read more ...

The Pokémon Go app is reading files on your phone, but there's a reason

The Pokémon Go app is reading files on your phone, but there's a reason

It's probably not what you think, but it's not great news for people who prefer to root their phones. As anyone who roots their Android phone will tell you, it's not always... Read more ...