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Jenna Wortham / New York Times:
No Regrets for the Founder of Tumblr After Yahoo Sale   —  When Yahoo bought Tumblr for $1.1 billion a year ago, it sent a ripple of excitement — and anxiety — through the tech industry.  Would Yahoo and its recently arrived chief executive, Marissa Mayer, breathe new life into Tumblr?
May 5, 2014, 12:05 PMIn context
Jessica Goldstein / ThinkProgress:
Researcher's attempt to hide her pregnancy from big data described as inconvenient, expensive   —  Meet The Woman Who Did Everything In Her Power To Hide Her Pregnancy From Big Data  —  They see you when you're sleeping, they know when you're awake...  CREDIT: Flickr/Robert Scoble
May 4, 2014, 2:30 PMIn context
David Kravets / Ars Technica:
Obama panel supports warrant requirement for e-mail, cloud content   —  On Thursday, a panel commissioned by President Barack Obama to examine the implications of “big data” concluded that cloud and e-mail content should be constitutionally protected—a recommendation that Congress is seemingly unwilling to adopt.
May 1, 2014, 8:50 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / The Next Web:
Facebook launches AppLinks.org, an open standard with open source SDKs for linking mobile apps   —  At its F8 conference today, Facebook announced AppLinks.org, a new way to link between mobile apps.  Initial partners supporting the new technology include Quip, Spotify, Movietickets, Mixcloud …
Apr 30, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context
David Kravets / Ars Technica:
Supreme Court to rule on warrantless searches of electronic devices   —  The Supreme Court on Tuesday will take on the digital-age controversy over search and seizure of smartphones and other devices.  In two cases coming before the court, warrantless searches of an electronic device …
Apr 28, 2014, 9:30 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Stewart Butterfield's Slack Is Raising $30 Million In New Funding   —  Slack, a collaboration platform founded by Flickr co-founder Stewart Butterfield, is raising $30 million-plus in new funding, we've learned.  —  For background, Butterfield left Yahoo and started TinySpeck …
Apr 25, 2014, 10:10 AMIn context
Joe Mullin / Ars Technica:
Court rules Apple-backed Rockstar must fight case against Google in California, not Texas   —  Google wins a game of “Escape from East Texas,” linking Rockstar to Apple  —  A federal judge issued an order today decreeing that Google's court battle against a “patent troll” …
Apr 18, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Yahoo Acquisitions Power Flickr's New Object Recognition Search, Editing And Video Capture   —  Today, Yahoo launches new Flickr app for Android (and iOS coming soon.)  They include the ability to shoot video in the apps, or upload it directly.  There is also better search …
Apr 17, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Julian Sanchez / Guardian:
Even if the NSA first learned about Heartbleed this April, it could use the bug to decrypt data retained prior to that   —  The NSA's Heartbleed problem is the problem with the NSA  —  What the agency's denial isn't telling you: it didn't even need know about the bug to vacuum your privacy and store it indefinitely
Apr 13, 2014, 12:30 AMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / Business Insider:
How Techmeme Became The Must-Read News Site For Everyone In The Multibillion-Dollar Tech Industry   —  Over the past 10 years, the technology industry has evolved from photo-sharing websites like Flickr to photo-sharing apps like Instagram.  —  And, we suppose, there's been a few other changes along the way.
Apr 6, 2014, 6:35 PMIn context

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