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Robert McMillan / Wired:
Ello becomes a Public Benefit Corp., prohibited by charter from using ads or selling user data   —  ‘Facebook Killer’ Ello Hatches Plan to Stay Ad-Free Forever  —  Upstart social network Ello took the internet by storm this past month, and a big part of its appeal lies with a promise that …
Oct 23, 2014, 8:10 PMIn context
Robert McMillan / Wired:
Facebook and Yahoo develop RRVS, a new standard for securing recycled email addresses   —  Facebook and Yahoo Find a New Way to Save the Web's Lost Email Addresses  —  When Yahoo proposed a plan to reuse mothballed email addresses, a lot of people didn't like it.
Oct 23, 2014, 7:15 PMIn context
Marcus Wohlsen / Wired:
Mark Zuckerberg gives 30-minute public interview in Chinese at Tsinghua University   —  Mark Zuckerberg Speaks Mandarin, Blows Everyone's Mind  —  Think you're too busy to learn another language?  Well, you're not the CEO of a $205 billion company, and apparently, even this rather demanding …
Oct 22, 2014, 8:15 PMIn context
Mat Honan / Wired:
Twitter's new SDK Fabric represents an audacious plan to live inside every app   —  Twitter's Audacious Plan to Infiltrate All Your Apps  —  Twitter is releasing a new software development kit today at its developer's conference.  It's called Fabric.  It does lots of very pretty things …
Oct 22, 2014, 1:55 PMIn context
Kyle VanHemert / Wired:
Leeo launches $99 Smart Alert Nightlight, alerts you via mobile when smoke/CO2 alarm sounds   —  A Fire-Safety Nightlight That Offers a New Take on the Smart Home  —  The Leeo Smart Alert Nightlight is not the stuff of soft-focus smart home dreams.  It won't vacuum your floor, or start your coffee pot when you wake up in the morning.
Oct 22, 2014, 12:35 AMIn context
Marcus Wohlsen / Wired:
Nielsen partners with Adobe to rate all online content, from videos and podcasts to articles   —  Nielsen Will Soon Rate Everything on the Web, From Videos to Articles  —  The Nielsen ratings have long held huge sway over the business of television, but television isn't like it used to be.
Oct 21, 2014, 1:30 PMIn context
Robert McMillan / Wired:
Behind Microsoft's controversial takedown of No-IP and other legal battles to defeat botnets   —  How Microsoft Appointed Itself Sheriff of the Internet  —  It was 7 o'clock in the morning when the knocking on Dan Durrer's front door woke him up.  His dog started barking, and Durrer thought he was getting an early morning package.
Oct 19, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
Cops Need a Warrant to Grab Your Cell Tower Data, Florida Court Rules   —  Americans may have a Florida drug dealer to thank for expanding our right to privacy.  —  Police departments around the country have been collecting phone metadata from telecoms and using a sophisticated spy tool …
Oct 17, 2014, 11:00 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
After raising $600K, Anonabox Privacy Router project is suspended by Kickstarter for misleading funders, investors' pledges will be canceled   —  Kickstarter Freezes Anonabox Privacy Router Project for Misleading Funders  —  All August Germar asked for was $7,500 to fund his privacy-focused router project.
Oct 17, 2014, 4:43 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Privacy Router Anonabox Gets $600K in Crowdfunding—And Huge Backlash   —  When it launched on Kickstarter earlier this week, the Tor-enabled router project known as Anonabox successfully tapped into thousands of Internet users' desire for simpler privacy tech.
Oct 17, 2014, 4:05 PMIn context

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