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Kate Conger / New York Times:
Uber buys grocery delivery startup Cornershop, which operates in Chile, Mexico, Peru, and Canada; Mexico blocked Walmart's acquisition of Cornershop in June   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Uber has acquired a majority stake in the grocery delivery start-up Cornershop for an undisclosed sum …
Oct 11, 2019, 9:40 AMIn context
Kareem Anderson / OnMSFT.com:
Mixer co-founder Matt Salsamendi leaves the platform after last week's departure of co-founder James Boehm; VP for Xbox Live and Mixer Mike Ybarra has also left   —  Despite snagging gaming headliner Ninja to the platform, Mixer is arguably in the midst of a representative evolution …
Oct 11, 2019, 8:45 AMIn context
Danny O'Brien / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
China is now projecting its Internet power abroad using state-sponsored DDoS attacks, malware, client-side filtering and surveillance, economic sanctions, more   —  Those outside the People's Republic of China (PRC) are accustomed to thinking of the Internet censorship practices of the Chinese state …
Oct 11, 2019, 1:15 AMIn context
Sam Byford / The Verge:
Twitter releases new Catalyst app for macOS Catalina, now available to download in the Mac App Store   —  The most notable Catalyst app yet  —  Twitter's stop-start history of Mac development entered a new era today with the release of yet another all-new app.
Oct 11, 2019, 12:50 AMIn context
Lauren Goode / Wired:
The Essential Gem's unveiling resurfaces allegations against Andy Rubin, making clear that it's becoming hard to disassociate products from their makers   —  The Essential Gem's unveiling makes clear that it's becoming harder to disassociate new products from the people making them.
Oct 10, 2019, 8:30 PMIn context
Charles Duhigg / New Yorker:
A deep dive into Amazon's enormous growth over the past decade as it tries to maintain its lean management culture and prepares to fend off regulators   —  Politicians want to rein in the retail giant.  But Jeff Bezos, the master of cutthroat capitalism, is ready to fight back.
Oct 10, 2019, 6:45 PMIn context
Daniel Roberts / Yahoo Finance:
CFTC chairman says ether is a commodity, and thus falls under the jurisdiction of the CFTC, anticipates ether futures trading on US markets in the near future   —  Last December, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)  —  issued a public call for feedback to “better inform …
Oct 10, 2019, 11:00 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Google removed a game from the Play store that allowed players to role-play as Hong Kong protesters, says it violated rules related to “sensitive events”   —  HKmap.live raised concerns of endangering law enforcement and residents; ‘The Revolution of Our Times,’ violated rules related to sensitive events,' Google says
Oct 10, 2019, 10:12 AMIn context
Jack Nicas / New York Times:
Apple removes app from the App Store that tracked Hong Kong police and protests after pressure from China, says it “violates our guidelines and local laws”   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Apple removed an app late Wednesday that enabled protesters in Hong Kong to track the police …
Oct 10, 2019, 12:46 AMIn context
Jacqueline Beauchere / Microsoft on the Issues:
Microsoft study finds 42% of teens concerned by their parents posting about them online, 66% report being victim to online risks like credit fraud, sexual abuse   —  The new school year is well underway in many parts of the world, and parents may be inclined to share news and photos …
Oct 9, 2019, 9:10 PMIn context

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