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August 30, 2018

Venezuela says that assassination attempt against its president was carried out by drone – The Verge

The Venezuelan government says that President Nicolás Maduro survived an assassination attempt during a live speech on Saturday. The attack was reportedly carried out with a […]
July 26, 2018

‘Free tablet’ scammer will pay $2.8 million for rebate scheme – The Verge

This week, New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced the conviction and sentencing of a Nevada corporation and its CEO on grand larceny and securities fraud, […]
July 23, 2018

Economists worry we aren’t prepared for the fallout from automation – The Verge

Are we focusing too much on analyzing exactly how many jobs could be destroyed by the coming wave of automation, and not enough on how to […]
July 12, 2018

Gmail app developers have been reading your emails – The Verge

Third-party app developers can read the emails of millions of Gmail users, a report from The Wall Street Journal highlighted today. Gmail’s access settings allows data […]
July 9, 2018

Amazon is opening a second cashier-less Go store in Seattle this fall – The Verge

Amazon is expanding its Go cashier-less supermarkets, with the company now confirming a second store coming to Seattle this fall, via a report from GeekWire.The new […]
July 7, 2018

Netflix is testing a new, pricier ‘Ultra’ subscription tier – The Verge

Netflix is reportedly testing out a new “Ultra” subscription tier that would up the monthly price even higher than the company’s current $13.99 “Premium” option, according […]
May 30, 2018

Chrome will mark all HTTP sites as ‘not secure’ starting in July – The Verge

Starting in July, Google Chrome will mark all HTTP sites as “not secure,” according to a blog post published today by Chrome security product manager Emily […]
March 17, 2018

We still have no idea what really happens on Facebook – The Verge

A team of researchers at the Max Planck Institute and Northeastern University may have figured out how to beat ad discrimination on Facebook once and for […]