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Developer pulls critical code from tech company after ICE contract revealed

An open source software developer pulled his code from a tech firm after a contract between the company and ICE was uncovered.

Xiaomi teases new phone with a screen-to-body ratio of over 100%

Some barriers are made to be broken. Some should not be broken, especially if they constitute a mathematical impossibility.  And yet, Xiaomi has a Sept. 24...

AuBowers&Wilkins PX7 wireless headphones are lighter with better battery life to Draft

Two years ago, Bowers&Wilkins made a near-perfect pair of wireless, noise-cancelling, over-the-ear headphones, the B&W PX. They sounded great and had amazing noise cancellation, but they weren't the comfiest headphones around. 

Facebook has suspended ‘tens of thousands’ of apps for policy violations

Facebook's attempt to clean up its platform has revealed its developer problems are about much more than just Cambridge Analytica. The company has suspended "tens of thousands" of...

Alphabet’s Wing drone will soon deliver Walgreens, FedEx packages

Virginia, get ready for some air drops.  Wing, Google's drone spinoff company operating under parent company Alphabet, announced this week that a pilot program next month...

YouTube walks back changes to verification policy after outcry

YouTube's CEO is once again apologizing to the service's top users following a massive backlash over changes to its verification policy. One day after announcing that...

Firefox calls BS on Google’s full-page privacy ads in the Washington Post

Hey Google, you're not fooling anyone.  The tech giant made a play for Washington Post print edition readers today in the form of three full-page ads extolling its commitment...

YouTube changed its verification process and creators are losing their badges

YouTube is replacing checkmarks, which could inspire other social media platforms to follow suit — while angering creators in the process.  Checkmarks, verified badges, and "blue...

Twitter now allows U.S. users to hide replies to their tweets

Twitter is finally rolling out a major new feature it teased earlier this year. The microblogging platform announced Thursday that U.S. users will now be able to hide...

Day before climate walkout, Amazon says it’s buying 100,000 electric delivery trucks

The day before employees plan to walk out over climate change, Amazon announced a new "Climate Pledge" — which includes buying 100,000 electric vans from Rivian.  Not only could...