UK wants G7 to take collective action on online extremism

UK wants G7 to take collective action on online extremism

The UK Prime Minister is using the annual G7 summit of seven of the world’s major industrialized democracies to push for more to be done about online extremism, including co-ordinating on ways… more

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May 25, 2017

Zuckerberg tells Harvard we need a new social contract of equal opportunity

Zuckerberg tells Harvard we need a new social contract of equal opportunity

Mark Zuckerberg’s Harvard commencement speech centered around how we can improve life through big projects, equal opportunity and building both local and global community. He outlined a plan… more

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May 24, 2017

Watch Mark Zuckerberg’s Harvard commencement speech here

Watch Mark Zuckerberg’s Harvard commencement speech here

College dropout-turned-Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg finally got his degree today, and now he’s about to give Harvard’s 366th commencement speech.

You can watch him speak here now, where… more

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May 24, 2017

Tips for mastering Magikarp Jump, the next Pokémon masterpiece

Tips for mastering Magikarp Jump, the next Pokémon masterpiece

Nearly two decades after the release of the original Pokémon Red and Blue in the U.S., the Pokémon company has come out with another true masterpiece.

It’s called Magikarp Jump, which came… more

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May 24, 2017

Twitter for Apple TV adds live, 360 degree video and Periscope’s global map

Twitter launched a version of its service on Apple TV and other media player platforms last fall in order to deliver its live video content to the big screen. Today, the company is updating its… more

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May 23, 2017

R.I.P. Imzy

R.I.P. Imzy

Imzy, the kinder, gentler online community platform, will be shutting down on June 23rd.

Company co-founder Dan McComas made the announcement in a blog post today, stating his apologies and… more

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May 23, 2017

Facebook shrinks filter bubbles with alternate news sources in Trending

Facebook shrinks filter bubbles with alternate news sources in Trending

You’re vulnerable to bias and polarization if you only get your news from one source. So instead of highlighting a single news outlet when you click through to a Trending topic, Facebook will… more

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May 23, 2017

Facebook’s personal fundraisers exit beta, now support raising money for sports teams & communities

Facebook’s personal fundraisers exit beta, now support raising money for sports teams & communities

Facebook announced today it’s expanding its online fundraising tools – basically, Facebook’s own take on a GoFundMe-type service – to include support for community fundraisers as well as… more

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May 23, 2017

Pinterest opens up autoplay videos in home feed and search with new measurement tools

Pinterest opens up autoplay videos in home feed and search with new measurement tools

Pinterest is adding another ad to its array of products, now allowing advertisers to publish video advertising that will automatically play in the home feed and search, as it continues to bulk up… more

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May 23, 2017

Crunch Report | Microsoft Announces New Surface Pro

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May 23, 2017