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Twitter part en guerre contre les bots et le spam

Twitter part en guerre contre les bots et le spam

28 minutes ago   |   Be Geek

Twitter souhaite mettre fin à l'automatisation des retweets sur le réseau social. L'objectif est d'empêcher toutes formes de manipulations sociales par du spam et des bots...
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Facebook removes VR shooting demo at top conservative conference out of 'respect for the victims' of Florida shooting

Facebook removes VR shooting demo at top conservative conference out of 'respect for the victims' of Florida shooting

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

Facebook has been criticised for being "tone deaf" after showing off a virtual reality shoot-em-up demo at a conservative conference following the Florida school shooting. The...
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Nope, Android isn't getting a system-wide dark mode

Nope, Android isn't getting a system-wide dark mode

8 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   5 articles

According to a number of reports today, the next version of Android would include a “dark mode” - something that's been a long-time feature request from those who prefer the...
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Social Feed: Messenger adds shortcut for group calls, Instagram expands privacy

Social Feed: Messenger adds shortcut for group calls, Instagram expands privacy

9 hours ago   |   Digital Trends

What's new on your favorite networks? Messenger group calls are now easier to start, Instagram has new privacy options for photos in Direct, and Twitter updated policies on...
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Android dark mode is official and will arrive in future update

Android dark mode is official and will arrive in future update

9 hours ago   |   SlashGear   |   5 articles

Night mode is popular enough that many apps, including Twitter, offer it as an optional feature. The aesthetic aside, a dark mode could help save battery life, making it a...
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Missing: Elon Musk's bitcoin wallet

Missing: Elon Musk's bitcoin wallet

9 hours ago   |   SlashGear

This week Elon Musk made an offhand comment which revealed that he did, indeed, own a stash of bitcoin at one point. The amount wasn't especially massive - not by today's...
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An emotional support dog bit a six-year-old girl on a Southwest Airlines flight - and some people are blaming the child

An emotional support dog bit a six-year-old girl on a Southwest Airlines flight - and some people are blaming the child

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

An emotional support dog bit a child passenger on a Southwest Airlines flight from Phoenix to Portland, Oregon on Wednesday night. The contact resulted in a "minor injury" that...
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Vergecast: S9 leaks, Twitter bots, and a new Verge podcast

Vergecast: S9 leaks, Twitter bots, and a new Verge podcast

16 hours ago   |   The Verge

This week on The Vergecast , Dieter is on vacation, so Silicon Valley editor and host of an upcoming Verge podcast, Casey Newton, joins us. Nilay, Paul, and Casey run through...
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Bits: Dai and Jack's Week in Tech: Don't Trust the Internet

17 hours ago   |   NY Times

Why the internet is full of lies and why the problem isn't getting fixed are big questions few in the tech industry seem eager to answer.
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Discord partners with eSports teams to launch Verified Servers

Discord partners with eSports teams to launch Verified Servers

17 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

Discord, the voice and text chat app for gamers, is today announcing a new partnership with a number of eSports teams for the launch of Discord Verified Servers. Verified...
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Google ARCore Expands: Will Your Phone Support It?

Google ARCore Expands: Will Your Phone Support It?

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T-Mobile achieves 1.3Gbps download speeds using License Assisted Access

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Facebook removes VR shooting demo from conservative conference

Facebook removes VR shooting demo from conservative conference

This week at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference Facebook chose to maintain a booth for attendees that includes an Oculus virtual reality demo. Now This writer... Read more ...

Android dark mode isn't happening: Google blames miscommunication

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Google briefly made waves in the Android community today after a post in its forums said that a dark mode would be added to a future Android release. Users have been requesting... Read more ...

Dropbox files to go public 10 years after launch

Dropbox files to go public 10 years after launch

A decade after it was founded, Dropbox has filed to go public. The beloved, easy-to-use file syncing service had documents unsealed at the SEC today revealing plans for an... Read more ...

Dropbox will be the first-ever IPO out of Silicon Valley's most important...

Dropbox will be the first-ever IPO out of Silicon Valley's most important startup factory

On Friday, Dropbox filed its S-1, making it the first among Silicon Valley incubator Y Combinator's companies to ever file for an IPO. Y Combinator accepted Dropbox founder... Read more ...

Dropbox shows its freemium model works - 11 million users and 300,000...

Dropbox shows its freemium model works - 11 million users and 300,000 business teams are paying for its service

Dropbox on Friday released the paperwork it filed to go public, offering new details on its business. The company reported it has 11 million paying users. Although Dropbox was... Read more ...

Google ARCore 1.0 Now Available, Google Lens-Enabled Google Photos App...

Google ARCore 1.0 Now Available, Google Lens-Enabled Google Photos App Coming Soon

Google revealed that its augmented reality developer kit, ARCore, is no longer in beta. ARCore 1.0 is now available, and developers can submit AR apps to the Google Play Store... Read more ...

Box's Aaron Levie has some hilarious advice for Dropbox's Drew Houston on...

Box's Aaron Levie has some hilarious advice for Dropbox's Drew Houston on how to be CEO of a public company

The CEO of Box was gracious and funny in welcoming Dropbox, his highest-profile competitor, to the ranks of the publicly-traded tech companies. But Box CEO Aaron Levie, who's... Read more ...

Pixel 2 and 2 XL battery drain issue investigation underway at Google

Pixel 2 and 2 XL battery drain issue investigation underway at Google

In recent days, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL owners started complaining about an issue with the phone's battery life, namely that it had decreased substantially following the models'... Read more ...