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Twitter ‘smytes' customers

Twitter ‘smytes' customers

4 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Twitter today announced it was acquiring the “trust and safety as a service” startup Smyte to help it better address issues related to online abuse, harassment, spam, and...
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Twitter acquires online safety company to bolster anti-abuse efforts

16 hours ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

Twitter has repeatedly come under fire for not doing enough to stop hate speech, allowing outside groups to sow political discord and failing to limit the spread of...
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Is it justifiable to harass those who enforce Trump's immigration policy?

17 hours ago   |   The Guardian

While some argue naming and shaming is an effective route to change, ‘doxxing' remains a highly dubious practise Until a few months ago, Stephen Miller was just an anonymous...
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Twitter acquires anti-abuse technology provider Smyte

Twitter acquires anti-abuse technology provider Smyte

18 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

Twitter this morning announced it has agreed to buy San Francisco-based technology company Smyte, which describes itself as “trust and safety as a service.” Founded in 2014 by...
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'You will have victims' blood all over your hands': Sexual harassment lawyer accuses Google of killing revenge porn laws

'You will have victims' blood all over your hands': Sexual harassment lawyer accuses Google of killing revenge porn laws

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Sexual harassment lawyer Carrie Goldberg accused Google of making a late intervention to kill new revenge porn laws in the US state of New York. The bill has been in the works...
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Waluigi Fans Harass Smash Bros Ultimate Creator with Inappropriate Content

1 day ago   |   N4G

Waluigi has routinely been referred to as the worst character in the Mario universe. However, in recent years, a vocal contingent of Nintendo fans have got behind Luigi's...
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People are complaining that Facebook is 'ruining its products' with an onslaught of relentless notifications

People are complaining that Facebook is 'ruining its products' with an onslaught of relentless notifications

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

People report seeing more and more notifications from Facebook and Instagram . People aren't happy about it. Cesar Kuriyama, who created the popular app " 1 Second Everyday...
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Sex Robot Samantha Upgraded With Moral Code

Sex Robot Samantha Upgraded With Moral Code

1 day ago   |   Geek

“I ate too much dairy and now I am bloated,” said no sex robot ever. Just because your bang buddy is a slab of silicone and electronics doesn't mean he or she is...
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Mike Hoffman traded by Senators after fiancee accused of cyberbullying

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

Winger lands with Panthers after two trades in one morning Hoffman's fiancee alleged to have harassed captain's wife The Ottawa Senators traded winger Mike Hoffman on Tuesday...
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GWX 2.0 - Microsoft getting ready to harass Windows 10 users to upgrade to latest release

3 days ago   |   WMPoweruser

Microsoft recently bragged about updating 250 million Windows 10 PCs to the April update in only a few weeks, making it the fastest roll-out of a Windows update in history...
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U.S. states can now force consumers to pay online sales tax

U.S. states can now force consumers to pay online sales tax

In other words, you might have to start paying tax on B&H orders. On Thursday, June 21, the Supreme Court voted in favor (5-4) of allowing states to require online buyers pay... Read more ...

Sticker reactions are coming to WhatsApp for Android soon

Sticker reactions are coming to WhatsApp for Android soon

WhatsApp is working to bring new features to its Android app, but before they are released in the Google Play Store, some users can test them via the beta channel. Sticker... Read more ...

Microsoft issues fresh round of Windows 10 cumulative updates

Microsoft issues fresh round of Windows 10 cumulative updates

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Steam's summer sale opens with a mini-game gimmick

Steam's summer sale opens with a mini-game gimmick

It's time to lash your wallet to the mast again, because these are choppy waters for anyone with a poor grip on their money. Steam's summer sale has started, bringing its usual... Read more ...

Mi Pad 4 with thin bezels image leaks online

Mi Pad 4 with thin bezels image leaks online

The Mi Pad 4 was yesterday confirmed to get a Snapdragon 660 chipset and an 8-inch screen by Xiaomi. Today, some long-hidden images of the tablet have now been posted in the... Read more ...

Microsoft Launcher beta gets new family features, Cortana improvements

Microsoft Launcher beta gets new family features, Cortana improvements

Microsoft Launcher recently picked up another update in the beta channel, but if you're not into testing apps, we're going get you through all the changes that you'll get as... Read more ...

Stanley Kubrick's ‘2001: A Space Odyssey' 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Announced

Stanley Kubrick's ‘2001: A Space Odyssey' 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Announced

Warner Home Video has finally dated Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray release for October 30th in conjunction with the film's 50th anniversary after... Read more ...

Google Assistant update makes conversations more natural

Google Assistant update makes conversations more natural

In its attempt to streamline the way people interact with its Assistant, Google announced it has released a new update that makes chatting with the personal digital assistant... Read more ...

Microsoft, Nintendo partner for cross-play in ‘Minecraft'

Microsoft, Nintendo partner for cross-play in ‘Minecraft'

Microsoft and Nintendo released a trailer promoting cross-play on Minecraft today. The trailer features two people playing Minecraft together - one on the Nintendo Switch, the... Read more ...

Mi Pad 4 to come with AI face recognition tech, Xiaomi confirms

Mi Pad 4 to come with AI face recognition tech, Xiaomi confirms

Xiaomi has confirmed another key detail for the upcoming Mi Pad 4. In a post on its official Weibo account, the Chinese company revealed the tablet features AI face unlock... Read more ...