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Twitter Rolls Out New Update That Lets You See New Tweets First

Scrolling through older, popular content on Twitter is a nuisance, but Twitter just introduced a new update that lets you see new tweets first. On Tuesday, Twitter announced a new iOS update ...

8 hours ago from Geek.com

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YouTuber uses glitter bomb, fart sprayer to punish package thieves - CNET

He isn't the first to go to extreme lengths to protect his porch.

7 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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Report: Facebook let major tech firms access private messages, friends lists

NYT: Bing could see nearly "all Facebook users’ friends without consent."

3 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Social media in crisis: After Senate reports, Facebook apologizes, NAACP leads protest, Trump attacks

Facebook and Twitter on Tuesday were under attack from an array of critics from the president to civil rights leaders, triggered by revelations from two reports on the long Russian social media ...

15 hours ago from The Washington Post

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Female black journalists and politicians get sent an abusive tweet every 30 seconds

Machine learning reveals a disturbing level of harassment, abuse, and trolling aimed at women and minorities on Twitter.

20 hours ago from MIT Technology Review

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Google’s new Street View backpack drops some weight and ups the resolution

It has been several years since Google's influential Street View left the roads and began to map everything from shopping centers to hiking trails. The device that made this happen was ...

6 hours ago from Gizmag

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Google Chrome wants to stop back-button hijacking

Chrome's back button will skip those shady redirects, actually go back.

13 hours ago from Arstechnica

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How Google took on China—and lost

It used to be that while Google wanted China, China really needed Google. Not any more.

3 hours ago from MIT Technology Review

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Target's same-day delivery service will soon cover all 'major' products

Target's same-day delivery service, Shipt, is about to be much more useful if you'd prefer to shop from home. The company told TechCrunch that it's planning same-day ...

10 hours ago from Engadget

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Facebook purges more ‘bad actors’ in Myanmar but it still won’t commit to a local office

As Facebook continues to grasp the severity of the situation in Myanmar, where the UN has concluded that its social network plays “determining role” in inciting genocide, the U.S. ...

1 hours ago from TechCrunch

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