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John Herrman / New York Times:
After wave of neo-Nazi bans, tech firms' censorship policies were shown again to be arbitrary, not derived from moral awakening or newfound sense of civic duty   —  White supremacist marchers had not yet lit their torches when the deletions began.  The “Unite the Right” Facebook page …
Aug 21, 2017, 2:37 PMIn context
Jack Ewing / New York Times:
Fiat Chrysler says it has joined BMW's autonomous car partnership with Intel and Mobileye   —  Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will cooperate with BMW to develop self-driving cars, the companies said Wednesday, as traditional automakers look to defend their turf against cash-rich Silicon Valley giants eager to upend the industry.
Aug 16, 2017, 1:10 PMIn context
New York Times:
Ukrainian hacker identified as “Profexer”, who may have created a tool used in Russian hacks in US, has turned himself in and become a witness for the FBI   —  KIEV, Ukraine — The hacker, known only by his online alias “Profexer,” kept a low profile.
Aug 16, 2017, 11:10 AMIn context
Javier C. Hernández / New York Times:
A look at how China's tech ambitions have grown, as Trump pushes for review of China's trade and intellectual property practices   —  BEIJING — In Chinese schools, students learn that the United States became a great nation partly by stealing technology from Britain.
Aug 14, 2017, 8:30 PMIn context
New York Times:
Sources: Uber board mulls offers from SoftBank and a Dragoneer-led coalition to buy from shareholders at discount from last valuation, plus a Pishevar-led offer   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Uber's board has voted to move forward on proposals by two investment groups to buy shares in the ride-hailing service …
Aug 13, 2017, 8:28 PMIn context
Paul Mozur / New York Times:
Source: Facebook approved the stealthy release of app similar to Moments in China via a local company that appears to be closely linked to Facebook   —  SHANGHAI — Facebook and many of its apps have been blocked in China for years.  To change that, Mark Zuckerberg has made a big point …
Aug 11, 2017, 3:40 PMIn context
Kevin Roose / New York Times:
Alt-right steps up protests against perceived liberal bias of tech platform operators, even launching alternative services more welcoming to “free speech”   —  When James Damore, a Google engineer, was fired this week for writing a 10-page manifesto spelling out his grievances …
Aug 9, 2017, 8:10 PMIn context
Nathaniel Popper / New York Times:
Despite SEC's warning that securities law applies to sale of virtual currencies, 46 ICOs have been announced, 204 moving forward, and only 3 canceled/postponed   —  SAN FRANCISCO — The cautionary words of American regulators have done little to chill a red-hot market for new virtual currencies sold by start-ups.
Aug 8, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
David Barboza / New York Times:
In wake of 2015 Chinese antitrust action, Qualcomm changed its posture toward China by transferring technology and starting joint ventures with the government   —  As the Chinese government develops drones, the American technology giant Qualcomm is helping.  The same goes for artificial intelligence …
Aug 7, 2017, 12:40 PMIn context
Kevin Roose / New York Times:
How deep-pocketed political donors invest in meme production to sway the masses, with some Dems trying to catch up by funding their own viral content studios   —  Imagine you're a millionaire or billionaire with strong political views and a desire to spread those views to the masses.
Aug 6, 2017, 10:10 PMIn context

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