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Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Mar 2, 2018, 7:44 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
YouTube, Facebook remove some of the conspiracy videos claiming Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg was an actor but, in many cases, only after promoting them   —  - YouTube promoted a video featuring a conspiracy theory claiming that one of the survivors of the school shooting last week in Parkland, Florida, is a paid actor.
Feb 21, 2018, 3:30 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
YouTube had re-uploads of Logan Paul's video in Trending section before removing them, says non-graphic videos offering commentary don't violate guidelines   —  - YouTube users have posted multiple copies of a controversial video YouTube star Logan Paul deleted on Monday.
Jan 3, 2018, 4:05 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Facebook says it's changed and grown in the 6 years since ex-VP of user growth Palihapitiya left, after he said he felt tremendous guilt for what he helped make   —  - Facebook has responded to recent comments made by a former executive that criticized the company.
Dec 12, 2017, 11:50 AMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
FCC filing shows Alphabet's Project Loon is now “Loon Inc.”, a sign the company may spin Loon out from its X division and let it operate on its own   —  Alphabet has quietly upgraded its internet balloon initiative from a research lab “project” to an official corporation …
Oct 12, 2017, 7:00 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Google says it will cancel Daily Stormer's domain registration, shortly after site switched from GoDaddy; Zoho also says it'll stop providing services to site   —  Google has canceled the domain registration for The Daily Stormer, a company spokesperson confirmed Monday.
Aug 14, 2017, 2:23 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Alphabet Q2: revenue of $26.01B, up 21% YoY, vs $25.64B est., net income of $3.52B with EC fine, CPC down 26%, and paid clicks on Google properties up 61% YoY   —  Google's parent company Alphabet beat expectations for its second-quarter earnings on the top and bottom lines …
Jul 24, 2017, 4:23 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Essential's VP of marketing, Brian Wallace, and head of communications, Andy Fouché, have both left the company recently before it has launched a product   —  Brian Wallace's profile on Essential's website.  —  Essential, the startup helmed by Android creator Andy Rubin …
Jul 15, 2017, 2:25 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Andy Rubin's Essential Phone, unveiled on May 30, misses self-imposed June shipping date; Sprint says it'll debut “this year”   —  The new phone from Android creator Andy Rubin appears to be delayed.  —  When he announced the Essential smartphone at Recode's Code Conference in May …
Jul 6, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
How the mission and spirit of Google's ATAP group changed, after Facebook hired its chief Regina Dugan, to become more focused on shipping market-ready products   —  Almost three years ago, one of Google's most celebrated executives took the stage at the company's big developer conference …
May 21, 2017, 11:55 PMIn context

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IBM:
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster preparedness  —  Call for Code, The initiative for developers to use their mastery of the latest technologies, to build solutions that can change the world.
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