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Adi Robertson / The Verge:
In late October, Twitter banned “deadnaming” transgender users, deliberately referring to them with the wrong pronoun, as it seeks to crack down on abuse   —  Twitter now prohibits misgendering or “deadnaming” transgender people, alongside other harassment and abuse tactics.
Nov 27, 2018, 1:35 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Pixel Slate review: nice hardware, including great speakers, but its Chrome OS software is riddled with bugs, and Android app integration still needs work   —  Great hardware undone by a hundred tiny software indignities  —  The tricky thing about Google's new Pixel Slate is that it checks …
Nov 27, 2018, 12:14 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook says it has resolved an issue that caused older messages to resurface in the Messenger tab on Facebook.com, blaming software updates   —  The company is investigating the issue  —  Facebook users are reporting one of the stranger bugs to plague the platform of late …
Nov 26, 2018, 9:30 PMIn context
Chaim Gartenberg / The Verge:
The best Cyber Monday 2018 deals on phones, fitness trackers, smart speakers, streaming devices, and more, from Walmart, Target, Best Buy, Amazon, and others   —  Cyber Monday is here, and so are the deals  —  Black Friday may be over, but the deals are still going strong.
Nov 26, 2018, 12:45 PMIn context
Jon Porter / The Verge:
Report: Apple has resumed production of iPhone X due to cuts in XS and XS Max orders and an obligation to buy certain amount of OLED panels from Samsung Display   —  Turning to the past to meet its OLED quotas  —  Apple has resumed production of the iPhone X due to weaker than expected demand …
Nov 22, 2018, 9:45 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
For Black Friday, Walmart is relying on in-store operations bolstered by its mobile apps with item finders and Checkout With Me, a new personal checkout option   —  To better compete with Amazon and other retailers, Walmart is increasingly using technology to improve its in-store experience
Nov 22, 2018, 4:45 PMIn context
Dami Lee / The Verge:
Instagram says it is testing new profile layouts that rearrange core elements, except the grid view, in an apparent attempt to reduce focus on follower counts   —  Instagram announced on its press site today that the company is testing out new user profile layouts.
Nov 21, 2018, 3:35 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Amazon is using “neural text-to-speech” (NTTS) tech to develop new speaking styles for Alexa, will launch a newscaster style to read articles in a few weeks   —  Amazon is using AI to develop new speaking styles for Alexa, including a newscaster voice for reading articles
Nov 21, 2018, 1:45 AMIn context
Colin Lecher / The Verge:
Critics argue that the FCC should classify text messaging as a telecommunications service so that phone companies can't discriminate against messages   —  Consumer advocacy group opposes the move  —  The FCC unveiled two proposals today to battle the scourge of phone spam …
Nov 20, 2018, 6:15 PMIn context
Jon Porter / The Verge:
In an updated statement, Tumblr says an audit found child porn images were slipping through detection tools, leading to removal from App Store   —  Blames an ‘industry database’ that failed to filter prohibited content  —  Tumblr says that child pornography was the reason for its app's sudden disappearance from the iOS App Store.
Nov 20, 2018, 11:45 AMIn context

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