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Gillmor Gang: Nation State

1 hour ago   |   TechCrunch

The Gillmor Gang - Keith Teare, Esteban Kolsky, Frank Radice, Michael Markman, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Saturday November 17, 2018. Democracy saved, fiat currency, and...
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Black Friday 2018 smart home deals: Google Home Hub, Facebook Portal, Apple HomePod, Alexa gadgets and more - CNET

3 hours ago   |   CNET   |   20 articles

We're tracking the best smart home bargains from Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target and more. Here's our running list - including the deals you can buy right now. Expect regular...
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Apple CEO Tim Cook on privacy: 'we have to admit when the free market is not working'

Apple CEO Tim Cook on privacy: 'we have to admit when the free market is not working'

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

In an interview with Axios , Tim Cook said that regulation was "inevitable." On the issue of user privacy, Cook said, "we have to admit when the free market is not working. And...
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Instagram feature accidentally leaks passwords, affected users warned to update

Instagram feature accidentally leaks passwords, affected users warned to update

3 hours ago   |   SlashGear   |   3 articles

Another week, another security issue related to Facebook or one of its properties. This time it's Instagram, which has disclosed that a “small number” of users' password were...
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The slow corrosion of techno-optimism

4 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Two weeks from now, the Swahilipot Hub , a hackerspace / makerspace / center for techies and artists in Mombasa, Kenya, is hosting a Pwani Innovation Week , “to stimulate the...
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Facebook's Zuckerberg, Elon Musk and MoviePass top this year's list of Tech Turkeys - CNET

5 hours ago   |   CNET

The tech industry has had so many screwups this year, it's hard to keep track. But with CNET's 2018 edition of Tech Turkeys, we're gonna try.
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Zuckerberg Defends Company in Friday Meeting with Employees

18 hours ago   |   NY Times

Facebook's co-founder and other executives, including Sheryl Sandberg, answered employees' questions after a New York Times investigation of the company.
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Facebook ex-security boss Alex Stamos: Firm blew it, but so did others - CNET

18 hours ago   |   CNET

US spy agencies "failed to provide actionable intelligence" on Russian trolls, and "grandstanding" lawmakers also dropped the ball, Stamos says in a Washington Post op-ed.
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Facebook's former CSO says that the US must ‘come together to protect' democracy from misinformation

Facebook's former CSO says that the US must ‘come together to protect' democracy from misinformation

20 hours ago   |   The Verge

Alex Stamos, who recently stepped down from his role as Chief Security Officer at Facebook, published an op-ed in The Washington Post today , saying that Facebook could have...
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Instagram accidentally exposed some user passwords through its data download tool

Instagram accidentally exposed some user passwords through its data download tool

22 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   4 articles

Instagram has notified some of its users that their password might have been exposed due to a security bug, according to The Information. A spokesperson for the company says...
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Get an Xbox One S or PlayStation 4 for just $200 at GameStop starting Sunday

Get an Xbox One S or PlayStation 4 for just $200 at GameStop starting Sunday

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