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Dylan Byers / NBC News:
Sources: Zuckerberg remains open to some ideas about how to control political ads, including limiting the ability of candidates to microtarget users   —  Banning microtargeting has the support of Ellen Weintraub, chairwoman of the Federal Election Commission, which regulates how money is raised and spent in elections.
Nov 5, 2019, 4:25 PMIn context
Washington Post:
Overview of TikTok's evolving censorship approach: ex-US staff say Chinese bosses set rules on videos with heavy kissing, political topics, subversive content   —  Managers insist they are revamping policies to give American staff greater autonomy from Beijing.
Nov 5, 2019, 11:33 AMIn context
Jennifer Langston / Microsoft:
Microsoft teams up with Warner Bros to store and retrieve the 1978 movie Superman on a piece of glass as a proof of concept test for Project Silica research   —  Microsoft and Warner Bros. have collaborated to successfully store and retrieve the entire 1978 iconic “Superman” …
Nov 5, 2019, 9:45 AMIn context
Kate Clark / TechCrunch:
A look at startups like Cameo and Karat, which are building services for creators and influencers, as VCs bet on a now established part of the digital economy   —  Why 2020 will be a ‘watershed year’ for the creator economy  —  Danielle Bernstein is just 27 years old, but she's been running her own business for 10 years.
Nov 5, 2019, 6:05 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Twitter suspends accounts linked to Hezbollah and Hamas after criticism from US lawmakers, after previously saying it distinguished military and political arms   —  Curbs come after lawmakers pressed social media companies to remove content from groups the U.S. classifies as terrorist organizations
Nov 4, 2019, 7:20 PMIn context
Lauren Kaori Gurley / VICE:
1,100+ Googlers sign a letter asking Google to commit to eliminating its carbon footprint by 2030 and stop working with orgs harming climate change refugees   —  Google employees announced a campaign today to push the company to eliminate its massive carbon footprint by 2030.
Nov 4, 2019, 6:20 PMIn context
Joe Rossignol / MacRumors:
iOS 13.2 and iPadOS 13.2 seem to terminate apps in the background far more aggressively, hurting the multitasking experience, especially on the iPad   —  A growing number of iPhone and iPad users have complained about poor RAM management on iOS 13 and iPadOS 13, leading to apps like Safari …
Nov 4, 2019, 4:45 PMIn context
Adobe Newsroom:
Adobe, Twitter, and The New York Times Company announce the Content Authenticity Initiative to develop an industry standard for digital content attribution   —  LOS ANGELES—(BUSINESS WIRE)—At Adobe MAX, Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced the Content Authenticity Initiative …
Nov 4, 2019, 3:45 PMIn context
Alyse Stanley / Gizmodo:
8chan returns as 8kun, claiming that anything considered illegal in the US will be removed; /pol, where mass shooters posted manifestos, is notably absent   —  The anonymous forum 8Chan—a haven for far-right extremists, conspiracy theorists, and internet filth—came back online today …
Nov 4, 2019, 1:30 PMIn context
South China Morning Post:
A look at China-backed News Break, which was the top downloaded Android and #2 iOS news app in the US from Jan. through Sept., topping ByteDance's TopBuzz   —  Both news aggregation apps provide a more personalised news-reading experience, but ‘David’ is beating ‘Goliath’ in this case News Break …
Nov 3, 2019, 10:40 PMIn context

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