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WhatsApp, Paypal invest in Indonesian payment and ride-hailing firm Gojek

Wednesday  05:50,   03 june 2020

WhatsApp, Paypal invest in Indonesian payment and ride-hailing firm Gojek as part of the Indonesian firm's ongoing fundraising round. WhatsApp and Paypal did not disclose the size of the investment or the stakes they would receive. WhatsApp Chief... >>>

Trump's controversial messages: resignations and pressures against the Facebook boss

Wednesday  04:50,   03 june 2020

© ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS (ARCHIVE) Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg in 2019. He was criticized by civil rights defenders for having chosen not to moderate polemical messages from Donald Trump Resignations, virtual strike, anger from civil society:... >>>

'Cyberpunk 2077' Night City Wire livestream delayed to June 25th

Wednesday  04:25,   03 june 2020

The Cyberpunk 2077 Night City Wire livestream will now occur June 25th in light of recent anti-racism protests. Scheduled as part of Summer Game Fest, the event was originally set for June 11th and would have given fans a new look at CD Projekt... >>>

Sen. Maria Cantwell sponsors bill to shield privacy amid COVID-19 contact tracing

Wednesday  03:20,   03 june 2020

Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., is one of the sponsors of bipartisan legislation aimed at ensuring that coronavirus tracing apps protect consumer privacy. © Provided by Geekwire Sen.Maria Cantwell chats with GeekWire Chairman Jonathan Sposato at the... >>>

Appeals court mulls making Hillary Clinton testify on emails

Wednesday  03:06,   03 june 2020

A bid to block her deposition shares legal tactic with Michael Flynn’s move to shut down his prosecution.The official topic of Tuesday’s arguments before the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals was Hillary Clinton’s bid to avoid giving an in-person... >>>

Mark Zuckerberg defends hands-off Trump policy to employees after walkout

Wednesday  02:45,   03 june 2020

“I believe that we’ve given a lot of people a voice.”According to a recording obtained by The Verge, Zuckerberg described being upset by Trump’s recent posts, one of which warned protesters that “when the looting starts, the shooting starts.” But “I >>>

The 5 Best Modems for Faster Internet At Home

Wednesday  02:20,   03 june 2020

Replace that old brick from your cable provider and get better, longer lasting tech. Whether you’re currently (or always) working from home or just playing your way through a Game Pass subscription, high-speed internet is crucial. If you notice your >>>

What Did We Say About AT&T Being Allowed to Own HBO?

Wednesday  01:25,   03 june 2020

Remember when we said killing Net Neutrality could lead to internet service providers charging more for specific content? Paid-prioritization or internet ‘fast lanes’ were and still are a major concern for Net Neutrality supporters. With good... >>>

Google is sued in U.S. for tracking users' 'private' internet browsing

Wednesday  01:25,   03 june 2020

Google is sued in U.S. for tracking users' 'private' internet browsingThe lawsuit seeks at least $5 billion, accusing the Alphabet Inc unit of illegally collecting information about what people are viewing online and where they are doing >>>

Tech-rights group sues Trump to stop social-media order

Wednesday  01:25,   03 june 2020

A tech-focused civil liberties group on Tuesday sued to block President Donald Trump's executive order that seeks to regulate social media, saying it violates the First Amendment and chills speech. Trump's order, signed last week, could... >>>

Lorient wants to style Lens for Morel (Rennes)

Wednesday  01:20,   03 june 2020

Courted by RC Lens, Jérémy Morel would also be in the sights of FC Lorient, his training club, also promoted in Ligue 1. Announced in the sights of the Racing Club of Lens , Jérémy Morel could take over the management of another promoted club: the... >>>

Finally, Software That Turns Confusing Math Equations Into Simple Images

Wednesday  00:55,   03 june 2020

Illustrating math equations can help students make sense of the abstract.So computer scientists at Carnegie Mellon University have built a software tool to translate the language of numbers into pictures. Dubbed "Penrose," for the noted... >>>

Cyril Lignac unveils his recipe for exotic bouillabaisse and lets our taste buds travel

Wednesday  00:25,   03 june 2020

On the menu this evening in "Tous en cuisine" (M6), hosted by Cyril Lignac? Exotic... >>>

Lawsuit claims Trump's social media order violates free speech rights

Wednesday  00:21,   03 june 2020

True to expectations, President Trump’s attempt to limit protections for social media companies will face a legal challenge. The rights group Center for Democracy and Technology has sued (via the New York Times) Trump for allegedly violating the... >>>

Hublot made a $5,800 Wear OS smartwatch

Wednesday  00:00,   03 june 2020

Release date yet to be announcedThe Big Bang e comes in two variations: titanium, which retails for $5,200, and black ceramic, priced at $5,800. Both include a 42mm OLED high-definition touchscreen covered with sapphire crystal along with a... >>>