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Op-Ed: The establishment bags another prey in the form of Uber's deposed CEO Travis Kalanick

CNBC / Technology 72 sources

Uber's Travis Kalanick was finally hunted down creating a chilling effect for the next innovator, says Jake Novak.

Google will no longer read your emails to tailor ads

CNN / Technology 8 sources

You'll still see ads in Gmail but they won't be inspired by your emails.

Windows 10 source code leak is an embarrassment for Microsoft

Engadget 10 sources

Earlier this week, Beta Archive posted Windows 10 source code related to USB, storage and WiFi drivers on its free FTP site. Now, a spokesperson for Microsoft has confirmed to The Verge that this code, from the Shared Source Kit, is…

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Is Uber the MySpace of ride-hailing companies?

Mashable 72 sources

After this week, Uber is forever changed. Co-founder Travis Kalanick was forced to resign as CEO after pressure from investors over recent scandals.

Sorry iPhone, you’re not the only great dual-camera phone - CNET

CNET 4 sources

The iPhone 7 Plus has Portrait Mode, but so does the OnePlus 5.

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Drone footage shows Apple's nearly finished spaceship campus against stunning sunset

Apple's massive new spaceship campus, officially called "Apple Park," is nearly complete and should officially open later this year. New drone footage reveals how glorious the main campus and the Steve Jobs Theater look just as the sun is…

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Augmented reality could be the biggest reason to buy an iPhone 8

Read more; More about Tech, Apple, Iphone, Cameras, and Ar

Parliament targeted in 'sustained' cyberattack

Sky News / Politics 50 sources

Parliament has been hit by a cyberattack, days after an online group claimed it had hacked ministers' email accounts.

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Facebook Mission

CNN / Money 53 sources

Mark Zuckerberg has spent the last dozen years making sure you know what your friends' babies look like and what your high school friends think about politics.

U.S. tech firms bow to Russian demands over cyber secrets

Western companies including Cisco, IBM and SAP share access to source code

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NASA calls out Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop for promoting space-inspired ‘healing stickers’

RT.com 36 sources

NASA is debunking advertising put out by Gwyneth Paltrow’s lifestyle brand ‘Goop’ claiming that a range of ‘healing stickers’ contains the same material used by the space agency’s astronauts. Read Full Article at RT.com

Google promises to stop scanning your email account

WCVB.com 8 sources

Google will no longer scan Gmail accounts to promote content-targeted ads.

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Conference: US mayors may shape national climate policy

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — With the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords, national policy on climate change will emerge from U.S. cities working to reduce emissions and become more resilient to rising sea levels,…

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Sony boss confirms that the PlayStation 5 will happen, talks game development and PS4 Pro

In the interview, Layden spoke about the future of the PlayStation platform and addressed concerns about the platform adopting a smartphone-like upgrade cycle.

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Infosys To Settle Visa Row With New York State For $1 Million

In a statement, New York Attorney General Eric T Schneiderman on Friday said a $1-million settlement with the Indian IT firm has been reached to conclude the investigation.

Saturday, Jun 24

REPORT: Under Pressure, Western Tech Firms Share Cyber Secrets With Russia

Western technology companies, including Cisco, IBM and SAP, are acceding to demands by Moscow for access to closely guarded product security secrets, at a time when Russia has been accused of a growing number of cyber attacks on the West,…

Snapchat's new map feature raises fears of stalking and bullying

With Snap Maps, users plot their snaps onto a map others can see where they are and what they are doing. Photograph: imageBROKER / Alamy Stock Photo/Alamy Stock Photo. Snapchat. Snapchat's new map feature raises fears of stalking and…

Friday, Jun 23

Kalanick's resignation as Uber's CEO has put an IPO in doubt -- but there's still a precarious path to a public offering

•Uber has been in crisis for months, culminating in CEO Travis Kalanick's resignation. •A much-anticipated IPO will now be even more delayed. •The Uber board is now in a very challenging position.

Google to stop scanning Gmail for creating targeted ads

June 23 (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google said on

SpaceX successfully launches and lands used rocket

UPI.com 51 sources

SpaceX successfully launched a used rocket from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Friday afternoon. It landed safely minutes later.

Insight: Under pressure, Western tech firms bow to Russian demands to share cyber secrets

WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Western technology companies, including Cisco, IBM and SAP, are acceding to demands by Moscow for access to closely guarded product security secrets, at a time when Russia has been accused of a growing number…

Thursday, Jun 22

Facebook changes mission statement to ‘bring the world closer together’

TechCrunch 53 sources

“Making the world more open and connected” had one fundamental flaw: it didn’t push for any specific positive outcome from more connection. Technically, it could encompass digital voyeurism via the News Feed, trading in-person friendship…

Trump meets wireless, drone executives on new technologies

WASHINGTON, June 22 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump

UPDATE 9-Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Travis Kalanick, co-founder of one of the most influential technology companies of its generation, resigned on Tuesday under pressure from investors after a string of setbacks.

UK tech firm up for sale amid Apple dispute

A UK tech firm locked in a licencing row with Apple has put itself up for sale after receiving bid interest.

Wednesday, Jun 21

Toshiba Picks Bain-Japan Group as Preferred Chip Unit Buyers

Toshiba Corp. picked a group led by Bain Capital and Japanese investors as the preferred bidders for its memory chip business, bringing much needed cash into the Japanese company to make up for losses in its nuclear operations. The parties…

Amazon will let shoppers try on clothes before buying

Amazon can’t provide a fitting room for trying on that new pair of jeans before purchasing them, but a new feature for Amazon Prime members is taking a crack at being the next best thing.

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick quits from ride-sharing start-up

Livemint.com 444 sources

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has resigned, capping a series of controversies that have rocked the world’s largest privately backed start-up

Toyota bumps up price, power and mpg on 2018 Camry

Autonews.com 15 sources

The re-engineered 2018 Toyota Camry gets a modest increase to its sticker price, but a big bump in fuel economy and horsepower.

Tuesday, Jun 20

UPDATE 3-Tech CEOs meet with Trump on government overhaul

Reuters / Technology 141 sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump met on Monday with the heads of 18 U.S. technology companies including Apple Inc , Amazon.com Inc and Microsoft Corp , seeking their help to make the government's computing systems more…

Amazon-Whole Foods tie-up could speed grocery transformation

SFGate / News 120 sources

NEW YORK (AP) — Grocers trying to compete with the threat of a combined Amazon and Whole Foods will have to make their stores more appealing, leverage their locations to offer delivery and do a better job of collecting shopper data.

Republican voter data firm likely exposed your personal information online for days

Los Angeles Times 62 sources

To any nefarious hackers looking for data that could be used to sway elections or steal Americans’ identities, the file compiled by a GOP digital firm called Deep Root Analytics offered all manner of possibilities.

Uber adds tipping option

CNBC / Technology 133 sources

Uber adds a tipping option in some cities after a longstanding company policy to not tip drivers.