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Facebook Executive Rob Goldman Apologizes After Russia Tweets

4 hours ago   |   Wired

When Facebook ad executive Rob Goldman sounded off about Russia's use of the platform, he went against the company line-and Robert Mueller's indictment.
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Apple Rolls Out Fix For iPhone Telugu Character Crash Bug Via iOS 11.2.6

5 hours ago   |   Tech Times   |   4 articles

Apple started rolling out iOS 11.2.6 that was exclusively released to deal with the Telugu bug, which crashes iPhones and iPads. The Indian character bug also renders Messages...
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The Shift: On Russia, Facebook Sends a Message It Wishes It Hadn't

9 hours ago   |   NY Times

Some Facebook executives still seem more interested in defending themselves from criticism than owning their mistakes related to the 2016 election.
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A snail mail code will provide added security against ad fraud on Facebook

A snail mail code will provide added security against ad fraud on Facebook

10 hours ago   |   Digital Trends

Facebook is continuing to build on their list of new policies to prevent political ad fraud by using a mailed postcard to verify a U.S. location. The mailed access code joins a...
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Apple iOS 11.2.6 fixes iPhone Telugu message crash bug

Apple iOS 11.2.6 fixes iPhone Telugu message crash bug

11 hours ago   |   SlashGear   |   13 articles

Apple has pushed out an iPhone update, iOS 11.2.6, fixing the Telugu character bug that left iOS messaging apps crashing. The new patch comes less than a week after Apple...
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Apple releases iOS 11.2.6 to fix iPhone crash bug

Apple releases iOS 11.2.6 to fix iPhone crash bug

11 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   13 articles

Apple has released iOS 11.2.6 today, which includes a bug fix for the Indian language character that crashes an iPhone and makes apps like Messages, Facebook Messenger, and...
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Why A.I. Researchers at Google Got Desks Next to the Boss

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

At Google, Facebook and other tech companies, executives are making statements about priorities with their seating charts.
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Facebook Shows Why SMS Isn't Ideal for Two-Factor Authentication

16 hours ago   |   TidBITS

Facebook is sending its two-factor authentication users text messages they don't want. This situation provides yet another reason why you should use a dedicated app for...
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Kidtech startup SuperAwesome is now valued at $100+ million and profitable

Kidtech startup SuperAwesome is now valued at $100+ million and profitable

16 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   4 articles

Technology companies like Facebook and Google are scrambling to catch up to the fact that the kids have joined a web originally built for adults, and are using it the way...
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TNW's Big Spam: 88.9% of you love GIFs that make your eyes bleed

TNW's Big Spam: 88.9% of you love GIFs that make your eyes bleed

17 hours ago   |   The Next Web

Happy Monday. Per your request, we brought back the seizure-inducing GIF to our newsletter... freaks. Top trending tech news: 🏠 AirBnB is investing in new tech to crack down on...
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U.S. stays in fifth in global 4G availability rankings, increases in 4G speed

U.S. stays in fifth in global 4G availability rankings, increases in 4G speed

According to OpenSignal's latest State of LTE report, the country with the best 4G availability is South Korea - yet again. While the U.S. is still in fifth place for... Read more ...

Google Pixelbook on sale for a limited time

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Amazon's Prime Rewards Visa cardholders now get 5% back at Whole Foods if...

Amazon's Prime Rewards Visa cardholders now get 5% back at Whole Foods if they pay for Prime

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How game development is changing the way we buy

How game development is changing the way we buy

As games get better, should pricing really stay the same? The coming year is shaping up as a promising period for Microsoft's gaming efforts, following the launch of last... Read more ...

Mega Man Legacy Collection 1 and 2 arrive on Nintendo Switch in May

Mega Man Legacy Collection 1 and 2 arrive on Nintendo Switch in May

Capcom has announced that its Mega Man Legacy Collection 1 and 2 bundles will be available on the Nintendo Switch starting in May. The company revealed the news today alongside... Read more ...

Chromebook splitscreen for Android feature arrives in Canary

Chromebook splitscreen for Android feature arrives in Canary

Chromebooks will soon offer a splitscreen function for Android apps, and that ability has recently been demonstrated in a video. The splitscreen support has arrived in Chrome... Read more ...

Hasbro HASLAB is crowdfunding for rare toys: Star Wars first!

Hasbro HASLAB is crowdfunding for rare toys: Star Wars first!

The first toy in the Hasbro HASLAB project was announced in Jabba's Sail Barge from Star Wars. Like other crowdfunding projects, this HASLAB toy will not be created unless the... Read more ...

Xbox One S vs. PlayStation 4 ‘Slim': Which console is worth your money?

Xbox One S vs. PlayStation 4 ‘Slim': Which console is worth your money?

Microsoft's new Xbox One S and Sony's PlayStation 4 "Slim" have bucked the generational gaming console trend. With newer, more powerful systems on the horizon, it bears asking... Read more ...

Virtual reality training ground helps robots prepare for the real world

Virtual reality training ground helps robots prepare for the real world

Robots can struggle in the real world. An interactive virtual reality model of real-world scenes, such as the kitchen or living room, will allow A.I. agents to learn how to... Read more ...

'Mega Man Legacy Collection' is headed to Nintendo Switch May 22

'Mega Man Legacy Collection' is headed to Nintendo Switch May 22

Mega Man fans were likely excited to hear that the next chapter in the venerable video game franchise, Mega Man 11, is slated for a release sometime this year. At the same... Read more ...