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Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey thinks Facebook fired him for political reasons

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey thinks Facebook fired him for political reasons

2 minutes ago   |   MobileSyrup

Palmer Luckey, the co-founder of Facebook-owned VR company Oculus, says he believes the social network fired him due to his political views. In an interview with CNBC at the...
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Redact It has me thinking anti-spoiler social network

Redact It has me thinking anti-spoiler social network

1 hour ago   |   SlashGear

We live in a cruel world, a world where people find joy in spoiling story endings for others on the internet. They see a movie on release day , turn around and spew the ending...
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You Probably Didn't Notice These Visual Changes Google Made To Search

2 hours ago   |   Android Headlines   |   3 articles

Google is currently deploying a redesign of its mobile search results page, which aims to better guide users through websites and other sources of information present on the...
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A contentious legal debate over user agreements has been delayed after Elizabeth Warren called it ‘dangerous'

A contentious legal debate over user agreements has been delayed after Elizabeth Warren called it ‘dangerous'

3 hours ago   |   The Verge

A group of legal experts has delayed a controversial vote about contracts that affects any internet user who's clicked “Agree” without really reading a platform's terms of...
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Hackers Are Holding Baltimore Hostage: How They Struck and What's Next

3 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

Two weeks ago, attackers seized parts of the computer systems that run the city's government. So far, it hasn't given in to ransom demands.
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New Safari feature blocks purchase-tracking by ad clicks

New Safari feature blocks purchase-tracking by ad clicks

3 hours ago   |   Macworld

Apple added a new anti-tracking feature to Safari that prevents one-to-one tracking of users who click an ad on one site and make a purchase on another, unrelated site...
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The CEO of EE just made the best case for 5G yet

The CEO of EE just made the best case for 5G yet

3 hours ago   |   TechRadar

We've known 5G is coming for a while now, but so far we've been struggling to comprehend why tech companies are so keen on the new standard. Sure, it's quicker and more...
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Taking Steps to Maximize Privacy While Covering the Lack of It

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

Jennifer Valentino-DeVries, an investigative reporter who has delved into issues of online privacy, is “under no illusions” that protecting our digital selves is fully possible.
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Google Search redesign puts brands to the front

Google Search redesign puts brands to the front

4 hours ago   |   SlashGear   |   8 articles

Google Search is getting a makeover, with results set to add recognizable brands and more in order to make finding your answer even quicker. The update will be showing up in...
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Gender, race and social change in tech; Moira Weigel on the Internet of Women, Part Two

Gender, race and social change in tech; Moira Weigel on the Internet of Women, Part Two

5 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Tech ethics can mean a lot of different things , but surely one of the most critical, unavoidable, and yet somehow still controversial propositions in the emerging field of...
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Nomads and PanOceania Books For Infinity RPG Now Available As PDF

Nomads and PanOceania Books For Infinity RPG Now Available As PDF

For those that want to get more involved with your Infinity games, you can head over to the Infinity RPG from Modiphius. They have two new sourcebooks available for two of the... Read more ...

ARM cuts ties with Huawei, threatening future chip designs

ARM cuts ties with Huawei, threatening future chip designs

Chip designer ARM has suspended business with Huawei, threatening the Chinese company's ability to create its own chips. BBC News reports that ARM employees have been... Read more ...

EE 5G speedtest: Our first look at EE's next-generation network

EE 5G speedtest: Our first look at EE's next-generation network

EE has announced that 5G will be live from 30 May 2019 , bringing a new wave of connectivity to six cities in the UK - the first wave in a progressive roll-out over the next... Read more ...

Riot Games and Tencent are developing League of Legends for mobile devices

Riot Games and Tencent are developing League of Legends for mobile devices

Sources have revealed a collaboration between Tencent and Riot Games that will see a mobile version of League of Legends developed. Tencent owns Riot Games and also developed... Read more ...

Amazon shareholders vote down proposals on facial recognition and climate change

Amazon shareholders vote down proposals on facial recognition and climate change

Amazon shareholders have voted down proposals meant to curb sales of the company's controversial facial recognition tool and to limit its carbon output. The proposals, which... Read more ...

Best Intel processors 2019: the best CPUs from Team Blue

Best Intel processors 2019: the best CPUs from Team Blue

The best Intel processor is a fine way to get a sweet new gaming PC up and running if you're looking to choose among the best processors to buy. And, while the debate between... Read more ...

Apple sends out press invites to WWDC 2019 keynote

Apple sends out press invites to WWDC 2019 keynote

Apple has sent out press invites to its WWDC 2019 keynote, which is set for June 3rd at 10am PT/1pm ET. The keynote will take place in San Jose, California at the McEnery... Read more ...

J.J. Abrams on Bringing Leia Back For STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER and...

J.J. Abrams on Bringing Leia Back For STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER and The Emotion of It

During an interview with Vanity Fair , J.J. Abrams opened up about bringing Leia back for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker by using unused footage of Carrie Fisher from the... Read more ...

Metro Exodus made back its dev and marketing costs in under 2 months

Metro Exodus made back its dev and marketing costs in under 2 months

4A Games' Metro Exodus managed to earn enough to cover both its development and marketing costs by the end of THQ Nordic's Q5. ... Read more ...

HBO confirms no ‘Game of Thrones' sequels are currently in development

HBO confirms no ‘Game of Thrones' sequels are currently in development

Game of Thrones may be over for the time being, and many fans are still licking their wounds after what they've had to endure in season 8, but George R.R. Martin's universe... Read more ...