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Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Reddit bans r/GreatAwakening, the main subreddit for QAnon conspiracy theories, citing rules on inciting violence and harassment   —  Reddit has banned its subreddit devoted to QAnon conspiracy theories, stating that it violated rules against “inciting violence, harassment, and the dissemination of personal information.”
Sep 12, 2018, 4:02 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Magic Leap headset first look: functional and thoughtfully designed, with some advantages over competitors, but not a radical step forward nor a magical advance   —  When you write about augmented reality headsets, you're supposed to start by describing something impossible …
Aug 8, 2018, 9:00 AMIn context
The Verge:
DOJ's appeal against AT&T-Time Warner merger probably won't succeed but the appeal itself could have a chilling effect on vertical merger bids in the short term   —  It probably won't succeed, but it could still put companies on notice  —  Yesterday, the Department of Justice appealed …
Jul 14, 2018, 10:20 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
California Supreme Court rules that Yelp can't be forced to remove negative reviews from users, overturning a lower court's decision against the company   —  Businesses can't sue Yelp to get defamatory reviews removed, California's Supreme Court has ruled.  The decision overturns …
Jul 3, 2018, 11:05 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Google partially rolls back autoplay-blocking update in Chrome 66 after it disabled audio for many web-based games, urges developers to update before October   —  Google is partially and temporarily rolling back a recent Chrome change that blocked autoplaying audio, after web developers complained …
May 16, 2018, 12:20 AMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Reddit, Pornhub, Tumblr, Etsy, and others support Red Alert for Net Neutrality project as Sen. Ed Markey attempts to force a vote on reinstating the rules   —  Reddit, Pornhub, Tumblr, and other companies are supporting an upcoming net neutrality vote with a new publicity campaign.
May 9, 2018, 10:40 AMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Review of Oculus Go: works without a phone or computer, solid hardware, $199 price is reasonable, but ecosystem is lacking and looks bulky   —  Oculus' first portable all-in-one VR headset is good, but not great  —  For the past few years, consumer virtual reality headsets have mostly come in two flavors …
May 1, 2018, 1:42 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Amid privacy questions, multiple Republican lawmakers have alleged Facebook has an anti-conservative bias, asking about two “censored” pro-Trump vloggers   —  Mark Zuckerberg is facing a lot of questions about Facebook's policies, most of which involve handling user data.
Apr 11, 2018, 1:40 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Trump signs sex trafficking-focused FOSTA/SESTA bill into law, to make sites liable for some user generated content, weakening online free speech protections   —  President Donald Trump has signed the Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act (FOSTA), a bill that aims …
Apr 11, 2018, 12:45 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Facebook debuts AR-based Target Tracking, letting users launch AR experiences by pointing their phone at an image or QR code, available in beta   —  Facebook is adding a new augmented reality feature called target tracking, which lets people launch AR experiences by pointing their phone at an image.
Apr 5, 2018, 4:30 PMIn context

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