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Buster Hein / Cult of Mac:
Guilherme Rambo, who has published scoops about unreleased Apple products by examining beta software, says Apple locked his dev account with no stated reason   —  Guilherme Rambo, one of the top Apple secret-spillers, says Apple locked him out of his developer account, preventing …
Nov 21, 2019, 2:25 AMIn context
New York Times:
Google's limits on microtargeting of political ads for state and federal candidates shakes up ad plans and frustrates both Democrats and Republicans   —  The company said the ads would not be directed specifically to audiences based on their public voter records or political affiliations.
Nov 20, 2019, 10:45 PMIn context
Nathaniel Popper / New York Times:
On-demand transcription service Rev faces backlash from its contractors after cutting their take to 30 cents for each dollar spent on some jobs, from 45 cents   —  Rev was just a small start-up offering online transcriptions.  Now it's the latest symbol of a gig-economy company whose workers are fed up.
Nov 20, 2019, 3:00 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / TechCrunch:
Uber says user data requests in 2019 from the US and Canada rose 27% YoY, with 3,825 US requests for 21,913 user accounts; Uber shared data 72% of the time   —  Uber says the number of legal demands for riders' data made by U.S. and Canadian authorities has risen sharply in the past year.
Nov 20, 2019, 1:25 PMIn context
Sergiu Gatlan / BleepingComputer:
Malware that steals cryptocurrency found embedded in some versions of Monero's official client app available on its site; Monero team says it is investigating   —  The Monero Project is currently investigating a potential compromise of the official website after a coin stealer was found …
Nov 19, 2019, 1:45 PMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Abnormal Security, whose product detects fraudulent emails that impersonate company employees via hacked or spoofed accounts, raises $24M Series A from Greylock   —  In spring of 2017, Asheem Chandna was sitting in a meeting at the Silicon Valley offices of Greylock Partners …
Nov 19, 2019, 1:35 PMIn context
Craig Lloyd / iFixit News:
16" MacBook Pro teardown shows a new thermal system, keyboard similar to the standalone Magic Keyboard, a six-speaker system, and a high-performance mic array   —  A beloved old feature returns to the MacBook Pro, and it starts with M-a-g.  If you guessed MagSafe, we have disappointing news …
Nov 18, 2019, 5:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter adds a way to report abusive use of Lists, like when users get added to public lists with derogatory titles, which has been a problem for years   —  Like many things found on today's social media platforms, Twitter's Lists feature was introduced without thinking about the impact …
Nov 18, 2019, 4:05 PMIn context
William Feuer / CNBC:
Evan Spiegel says Snapchat has a team that fact checks all political advertising on the platform, in stark contrast to Facebook   —  - Snap's policy represents a middle ground in a debate that has been largely defined by extremes as Facebook pushes for no regulation and Twitter grapples with removing political ads altogether.
Nov 18, 2019, 3:55 PMIn context
Olivia Solon / NBC News:
Inside Facebook's efforts to fight revenge porn using AI and a 25-person team; source: Facebook gets about 500K reports of revenge porn per month   —  The Facebook team tasked with fighting nonconsensual intimate images spoke for the first time about their research, early missteps and hopes for AI.
Nov 18, 2019, 9:55 AMIn context

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