A House Republican Joins the Fight to Save Net Neutrality
Colorado's Mike Coffman signs a petition to force a vote on a measure to restore the Obama-era rules. Backers still need about 40 more members to sign on.
17 hours ago - Wired - 2 articles
10 things in tech you need to know today
Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. 1. Elon Musk launched a baseless attack on Vern Unsworth, one of the British divers involved in the rescue of...
2 days ago - Business Insider - 2 articles
Latest Twitter Follower Figures May Give Brands Pause For Thought
Social media influencers from Barack Obama to 50 Cent are being shown to have, well, rather rather less influence than thought, following Twitter's purge of fake accounts.
4 days ago - Forbes
Katy Perry and Obama lost more than 2 million followers overnight thanks to a new Twitter rule
A recent Twitter crackdown on 'locked' accounts meant that high-profile users lost millions of followers overnight. Katy Perry, Justin Bieber and Barack Obama each lost more...
4 days ago - Business Insider
Obama and Other Big Names on Twitter Lose Millions of Fake Followers
As the platform began slashing fake accounts from users' followers, some popular figures - including Ellen DeGeneres, Shaquille O'Neal, Justin Bieber, Rihanna and Ashton...
5 days ago - NY Times - 2 articles
Fake Twitter users: Celebrities lose followers amid crackdown
Some users, such as Katy Perry and Barak Obama, lost more than two million followers.
5 days ago - BBC - 3 articles
Celebrities are probably about to see a big dip in their Twitter followers - here's why
Twitter announced on Wednesday that 'locked' accounts will no longer count towards people's follower numbers. Locked accounts are those which Twitter has frozen, but not...
6 days ago - Business Insider
Twitter follower counts drop after a change in how they are counted
Twitter will stop including accounts that have been locked for bad behavior in publicly posted follower counts, the company said today. Accounts are locked for violating the...
6 days ago - The Verge - 10 articles
Netflix faces conservative backlash over an upcoming superhero drag queen show, with nearly 20,000 signing a petition against it
An online petition is attempting to stop the release of Netflix's upcoming superhero drag queen animated show, "Super Drags," and has gathered almost 20,000 signatures. The...
19 days ago - Business Insider - 2 articles
End of the line for ASIMO, Japan's famed robot?
It has played football with former US president Barack Obama and danced for German leader Angela Merkel, but Honda's ASIMO robot may have reached the end of the line.
20 days ago - Phys.org
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Amazon Prime Day 2018: The Best PC Gaming Hardware Deals
After a long buildup, Amazon Prime Day 2018 is finally here, and we're into the second day of the sale. Running now through 11:59 PM PT July 17 , Prime members can save money...
Google to be whacked with record €4.3bn fine for Android dominance abuse
EC will also order firm to stop forcing OEMs to install Google apps
Galaxy Note 9 release date, specs and price: Scratch-prone Note 9 pictured...
Flagship will be just as fragile as its predecessor
I Want An Akira Video Game
30 years ago today, the film adaptation of the manga, Akira, released in theaters in Japan. The legacy of both the film and the manga are important and far-reaching, both in...
DeepMind, Skype and Tesla founders pledge never to build killer robots
2,400 researchers and more than 100 tech organizations from around the world called for a global ban on lethal autonomous weapons, and pledged not to manufacture them, in a...
Elon Musk has apologized for defaming a British cave rescue diver who...
Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver a "pedo" saying, "the fault is mine." Diver Vernon Unsworth was involved in the rescue of 12 boys and their coach from a...
10 things in tech you need to know today
Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. 1. Walmart and Microsoft, Amazon's two most powerful rivals, decided to team up on cloud technology...
La sélection intelligente de texte d'Android bientôt sur Chrome OS
Depuis Android 8.0, Google propose un outil de sélection de texte intelligent. Cette fonctionnalité très appréciable et utile sera bientôt proposée sur Chrome OS.
Amazon Prime Day could hurt department stores and discounters
Amazon Prime Day is expected to be bigger this year than ever before. This will likely come at the expense of its brick-and-mortar competitors. According to data from...
Galaxy Note 9 double leak: All out in the open
Today a couple of major leaks of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 basically revealed the entirety of the company's secrets. True, we do not know how the S Pen is charged, and, true...