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Cloudflare Cuts Service to 'Cesspool of Hate' 2019-08-06 06:18:22Cloudflare has cut service to 8chan, an online forum it called a "cesspool of hate." The move was motivated by the role 8chan played in mass shootin

How Tech Could Rescue the Awful Democratic Debates 2019-08-05 14:01:18Like many of you, I watched eight-plus hours of Democratic debates last week, and they seem to be getting worse over time. The last effort made it loo

TROM-Jaro: A New Twist on Open Source Freedom 2019-08-02 12:47:31TROM-Jaro Linux offers a new twist on the concept of open source as free software. First released as a beta version last December, TROM-Jaro's second

Is Biometrics ID Security Good Enough? 2019-08-02 05:24:51United Airlines has announced plans to begin rolling out Clear's biometric prescreening at its hub airports. The system works by verifying a flier's

UCSF Researchers Synthesize Speech From Brain Waves 2019-08-01 06:17:50Researchers led by speech neuroscientist Edward Chang at the University of California San Francisco have achieved success at decoding speech attempts

Capital One Discloses Massive Data Breach, Hacker Arrested 2019-07-31 05:28:53Capital One Financial Corporation has announced a data breach affecting some 100 million people in the U.S. and another 6 million in Canada. The FBI a

GitHub Blocks Devs in US-Sanctioned Regions 2019-07-30 13:37:07GitHub is blocking users in Crimea, Cuba, Iran, North Korea and Syria from accessing its services to comply with U.S. trade control laws. The Microsof

Apple to Jump on 5G Bandwagon in 2020 2019-07-30 05:53:25Apple's 2019 crop of iPhones haven't been released yet but there's already talk about its 2020 plans, largely because that will be the first year t

Tesla's Failings Overshadow Its Impressive Successes 2019-07-29 13:26:45Launching a new car company and getting it to global scale doesn't happen often, and it has been a long time since there has been a successful launch

Emmabuntüs Is a Hidden Linux Gem 2019-07-26 13:01:27Emmabuntüs is a great find if you are looking for an all-around Linux operating system that keeps legacy computers out of the trash heap and is e

What the CBS Blackout Means for the Future 2019-07-26 05:49:41CBS went dark across AT&T's U-verse and DirecTV services, days after the seven-year contract between the two companies expired. As the two couldn

DoJ to Examine Big Tech Competitive Landscape 2019-07-25 06:13:18The DoJ has announced an antitrust probe into big tech, following several months of rumors that it was about to do so. The DoJ plans to review how the

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How to buy the perfect PC case 2019-08-06 08:02:00No matter whether you treat your computer as the centerpiece of your home office or just stuff it under your desk, buying the right PC case matters.At

Acer Aspire 5 A515-54-51DJ review: Slim and inexpensive, 2019-08-06 06:41:00If you’re looking for an inexpensive quad-core laptop that’s less than three-quarters of an inch thick, the Acer Aspire 5 A515-54-51DJ mig

Lutron Aurora review: A nearly perfect solution for 2019-08-06 06:00:00This gadget handily solves the smart bulb, dumb switch problem—but only if you have Philips Hue bulbs and a toggle switch.

The best laptops: Premium laptops, cheap laptops, 2-in-1s, 2019-08-05 21:40:00The laptop world is a-changing. New CPUs and GPUs—yes, mobile discrete GPUs—are bringing forth laptops that are thinner, lighter, and fast

Apple Card FAQ: Interest rates, rewards, sign-up and 2019-08-05 15:00:00Here's everything you need to now about Apple's new credit card.

Best phone mounts and holders for cars 2019-08-05 14:02:00If you’re using your smartphone for GPS directions but leaving it in your lap or cupholder, it’s time to get a phone holder for your car.

Age of Wonders: Planetfall review: This space-faring 4X 2019-08-05 09:00:00“Cryosleep cycle complete. No casualties. Time since launch: 197 years. We’re finally back.” Jack Gelder stands on the deck of his s

Intel's Gen 11 graphics has improved so much, 2019-08-05 06:00:00It looks like we'll have to stop joking about Intel's integrated graphics. With the arrival of the 10th-gen Ice Lake CPU, we're finally seeing impr

Blue Line Innovations EnergyCloud review: A simpler way 2019-08-05 06:00:00It's not as sophisticated as some other systems, but it costs less and is easier to set up.

Wemo WiFi Smart Light Switch 3-Way review: One 2019-08-05 06:00:00Excellent design, trouble-free installation, and elimination of the need for a matching switch gives Wemo another winner in the smart home space.

How to keep Amazon, Apple, and Google from 2019-08-03 17:08:00Amazon Echo and Google Home users can shut the door on “human review” of their voice recordings. Also: how to wipe your Siri history off o

News that Intel's first Xe graphics cards will 2019-08-02 19:14:00Editor's note: Since this article posted, Tom's Hardware reported that Koduri's original statement about the first Xe graphics card had been mistra

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Apple Card starts rolling out for some users 2019-08-06 08:28:06Apple began to roll out its entry into the credit card business, Apple Card, on Tuesday, following comments from CEO Tim Cook last month.

YouTube removes far-right creator Soph's account for hate 2019-08-05 17:50:55Google-owned YouTube has taken down the account of a teenage creator after she posted a video that seemed to call for violence against LGBT people.

Big Tech faces massive antitrust fines under new 2019-08-05 15:48:33Big tech giants like Google and Facebook would face massive, crippling fines under a new bill meant to combat antitrust violations.

Google employee's viral memo alleges discrimination against pregnant 2019-08-05 14:37:44A memo written by a Google employee that alleges discrimination against pregnant women has gone viral at the tech giant, according to Motherboard.

Futuristic flying car hovers above the ground for 2019-08-05 13:42:42In a moment reminiscent of the film "Back to the Future," a Japanese electronics maker showed off a "flying car" on Monday.

El Paso shooting: 8chan offline after Internet company 2019-08-05 09:17:49Controversial online forum 8chan is offline after Internet services company Cloudflare pulled its support for the site in the wake of the horrific El

FTC probes Amazon deal that booted Apple refurbishers 2019-08-05 09:01:00Amazon's deal to sell official Apple products is facing a possible Federal Trade Commission investigation because the same deal also booted many thir

Google-owned artificial intelligence can predict acute kidney injury 2019-08-05 07:48:06Researchers at Google's DeepMind Health say that have developed an AI that is capable of spotting symptoms of acute kidney injury (AKI) 48 hours befo

French inventor successfully soars over English Channel on 2019-08-04 21:12:13The French inventor of the jet-powered hoverboard soared over the English Channel despite wind gusts Sunday, becoming the first to cros

Apple credit card gotchas, best free email, private 2019-08-04 07:00:33Apple Card gotchas, the best free email program, alternative operating systems and much more.

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Rocket Lab’s Electron rocket will go reusable, with 2019-08-06 18:23:39Private rocket launch startup and SpaceX competitor Rocket Lab made a big announcement today: It’ll be looking to re-use the first stage of its

Indie developer flooded with racist, misogynist abuse after 2019-08-06 18:12:40The two developers of an indie game called Ooblets have been subjected to "tens of thousands if not hundreds of thousands" of abusive messages follo

Disney will bundle Hulu, ESPN+ and Disney+ for 2019-08-06 17:50:56Disney’s upcoming streaming service Disney+ will be available as a $12.99 monthly bundle with ESPN+ and ad-supported Hulu. That means the f

Self-driving truck startup Kodiak Robotics begins deliveries in 2019-08-06 17:38:13A year after coming out of stealth mode with $40 million, self-driving truck startup Kodiak Robotics will begin making its first commercial deliveries

Facebook sues two app developers for click injection 2019-08-06 17:24:17Facebook has filed lawsuits against two app developers accused of generating fraudulent revenue using the social media giant’s advertising platf

BlockFi, which lends money to cryptocurrency holders, just 2019-08-06 16:25:19Last year, we told you about a New York-based startup that had begun lending cold, hard, cash to cryptocurrency holders who don’t want to offloa

Quantum computing is coming to TC Sessions: Enterprise 2019-08-06 16:00:30Here at TechCrunch, we like to think about what’s next, and there are few technologies quite as exotic and futuristic as quantum computing. Afte

The crossroads between ethics and technology 2019-08-06 16:00:03Israel, and its tech business community, must carefully consider the negative ramifications of excelling in technology while disregarding moral and et

What tech gets right about healthcare 2019-08-06 15:36:01Why is tech still aiming for the healthcare industry? It seems full of endless regulatory hurdles or stories of misguided founders with no knowledge o

Female founders: Apply to the All Raise AMA 2019-08-06 14:00:08Shouting out to all the fierce female founders. Have you applied to participate in the All Raise “ask me anything” (AMA) session

Ousted founder Julia Angwin returns to The Markup 2019-08-06 13:36:53The yet-to-launch tech journalism site The Markup has had a bumpy 2019 — co-founder and editor-in-chief Julia Angwin was fired, prompting the de

Google Images on desktop adds a side panel 2019-08-06 13:10:22If you’re browsing Google Image search results today, you might notice a new interface element: A sticky side panel that displays any images you

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Disney+ bundle with Hulu and ESPN will cost 2019-08-06 18:17:31During its earnings call today, Disney revealed a planned upcoming bundle that will give cord-cutters access to a huge amount of streaming content for

Cathay Pacific Airways says its uses cameras to 2019-08-06 17:23:49Cathay Pacific, an airline based in Hong Kong, has updated its privacy policy to reveal that it is logging in-flight infotainment system activity and

The newest iPhone VS the best value alternative 2019-08-06 17:23:29The newest iPhone isn’t what’s next, it’s what’s already out in the store right this minute. If you’re reading this arti

Google Images redesigned with side panel for easily 2019-08-06 16:37:07Google has updated its Image Search tab with a new design that enables users to easily compare images. Unlike the previous design, which was somewhat

Apex Legends solo mode limited to 2 weeks: 2019-08-06 16:22:01From the start, Apex Legends has been a battle royale game that doesn’t really follow a lot of the battle royale conventions. For starters, ther

Amazon Music Unlimited price drops to $0.99 for 2019-08-06 15:49:49To give young users incentive to sign up for its own music streaming service, Amazon has announced a big price cut for its Music Unlimited…one

DC Universe Online gets a revival on Nintendo 2019-08-06 15:17:01Several years ago, before battle royale games and MOBAs took over the gaming world, everyone was all about creating massively multiplayer online games

Many people are ‘advanced sleepers’ — Here’s what 2019-08-06 15:02:43Many more people are ‘advanced sleepers’ than previously believed, according to a new study out of the University of California, San Franc

Xbox One X Gears 5 limited edition revealed 2019-08-06 14:08:49Gears 5 is unquestionably one of the biggest Xbox releases of the year, so of course that means it’s getting a limited edition console. Microsof

Galaxy Note 10 Unpacked: What you should expect 2019-08-06 13:48:01On August 7, 2019, a Samsung Unpacked event will play host to the new Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+. You could also call it a Galaxy Note 10 Plu

Delete Revolut right now, because of this guy 2019-08-06 12:50:29This is the way startups work, you’ll hear them say, you sign up and expect to work this way. Except when you’re a company that suggests y

Low-income homes just got some Comcast good news 2019-08-06 12:45:24For a number of years now, Comcast has been offering low-cost internet service through its Internet Essentials program. Today, the company is expandin

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EGEB: Hottest July in recorded history, Diageo spends 2019-08-06 09:00:04 In today’s EGEB: July 2019 was the hottest month in recorded history — everywhere. Drinks giant Diageo goes green in Africa. Presidential

Gogoro signs on more scooter manufacturers to its 2019-08-06 08:00:27 Gogoro’s new ‘Powered by Gogoro Network’ was just announced today and already has some big names signed on, including Yamaha, Aeon

First demo of Tesla’s latest ‘Enhanced Summon’ that 2019-08-06 06:26:25 A Tesla owner in the early access program released a quick demonstration of a new version of Enhanced Summon, which CEO Elon Musk says “almost

Jackery SolarSaga 60W Panel Review: Perfect companion for 2019-08-05 15:01:19 If you’re going to be spending some time off-grid and plan on using a portable power station to keep some juiced up, a solar panel might be som

Investment ideas in electric vehicle and other green 2019-08-05 14:47:20 [Ed. Note: Zalkon is a separate entity from Electrek, see full disclosure below] The transition to electric transportation and renewable energy is di

Tesla loses director of ‘manufacturing quality’ in production 2019-08-05 14:38:32 Tesla is losing its director of “manufacturing quality” at its Fremont factory to Gibson Guitar Corporation this month. more… Subs

This wooden body, shaft-drive electric motorcycle could be 2019-08-05 14:24:19 France-based Newron is showing off their new electric motorcycle design, which uses curved wooden body panels for a unique aesthetic. more… S

Save on Kobalt electric outdoor tools, Ryobi lawn 2019-08-05 13:53:22 Lowe’s offers the Kobalt 2-piece 40V Cordless Electric Blower and String Trimmer Kit for $133.33 shipped. Regularly a $250 value, this is

Tesla’s ‘Enhanced Summon’ almost doesn’t ‘suck’ anymore, says 2019-08-05 12:19:21 Tesla’s ‘Enhanced Summon’ feature has been taking a long time to get pushed to the wider fleet as the automaker is trying to improv

Review: Electric Bike Co’s Model C is a 2019-08-05 10:33:25 Some electric bicycle manufacturers hope to compete on design and aesthetics. Others aim for power and speed in order to win over riders. The aptly n

Tesla battery researcher Jeff Dahn talks $100 kWh 2019-08-05 10:15:35 Jeff Dahn, the head of Tesla’s battery research group in Halifax, talks about achieving $100 kWh cost of battery cells, removing cobalt from ce

EGEB: Blue energy — saltwater is power, New 2019-08-05 09:00:25 In today’s EGEB: Coastal saltwater — a new source of renewable energy? The ACEEE releases the 2019 City Clean Energy Scorecard. New Orlea

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CDC Shuts Down Military Germ Lab Due to 2019-08-06 17:38:13 CDC You Later At the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID), scientists study some of the most dangerous pathogens on

Ride-Hailing Apps Make Traffic Worse — And Now 2019-08-06 17:28:52 Ride-hailing apps like Uber and Lyft are directly responsible for making traffic in cities worse. That’s not new — studies have been arri

Researchers Create First-Ever “2D Gold,” Just Two Atoms 2019-08-06 17:00:55 Gold Standard A team of scientists at the University of Leeds has created a new form of gold that’s just two atoms thick — and they think

Astronomers Just Spotted One of the Biggest Black 2019-08-06 16:33:10 Absolute Unit A team of astronomers from the Max Planck Institute for extraterrestrial Physics in Germany discovered one of the biggest black holes e

Sony’s New AI Drummer Could Write Beats for 2019-08-06 16:14:29 Team Player We already knew AIs could write jazz and death metal tracks on their own, and even create infinite remixes of others’ songs. N

A Half-Degree Temperature Rise Will Kill 30,000 in 2019-08-06 16:03:55 Hard Cutoff For countries that signed the Paris Agreement, limiting climate change to two degrees Celsius over pre-industrial levels is the ultimate

This Incredible Real-Time Voice Language Translator Is Also 2019-08-06 16:02:49 If you’re getting ready to travel abroad, you’ve probably already started looking into translator apps for your phone. And that makes a l

Scientists Create Mice Containing Active Human Brain Cells 2019-08-06 14:31:07 Humans are the only species known to suffer from Alzheimer’s, which makes testing potential treatments for the disease incredibly difficult. To

Japan Pledges $900 Million to Cyborg, Human Hibernation 2019-08-06 14:25:13 The Japanese government just pledged $921 million for moonshot research projects like artificial hibernation, cleaning environmental waste, and devel

Watch This Flying Car Nail Its Flight Demonstration 2019-08-06 14:20:14 Float On On Monday, Japanese electronics maker NEC Corp. demonstrated the ability of its flying car to hover 10 feet off the ground for a full minute

Service Providers Shut Down 8Chan Over Mass Shooters’ 2019-08-06 12:51:21 After the mass shooter who killed 22 people in Texas last weekend posted his white supremacist manifesto to the online forum 8chan, the web infrastru

Facebook Removes “Storm Area 51” Event 2019-08-06 12:45:09 No Aliens Here Facebook has removed an event called “Storm Area 51” claiming it violated community standards. Before it was removed, the

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