The latest Section 230 hearing showed that Republicans want to make the internet smaller

Well, we had another hearing with the platform CEOs. The dream with this sort of thing is that Congress shows up with a full command of the issues, and asks the CEOs good-faith questions about matters of policy and law. And then I’d come along at the end of the day to walk you through the more provocative questions and productive answers, and More...

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By 管理員 On Wednesday, October 28th, 2020
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The Mandalorian’s official season 1 recap will only take you 99 seconds

The Mandalorian’s second season premiere is just two days away, and, if you’re like me, you’ve forgotten most of what happened in the first season. If you’re also like me, you’re not planning to hunker More...

By 管理員 On Wednesday, October 28th, 2020
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Sony boosts PlayStation profits despite looming PS5 launch

Sony’s gaming division is continuing to drive major profits for the company even as the PlayStation 4 era winds down. The company announced PlayStation-related revenue of 507 billion yen (~$4.9 billion) and More...

By 管理員 On Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
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Wildfires tear through Colorado’s beetle-bitten forests

Record-setting wildfires in Colorado are wreaking havoc on forests that have already been devastated by outbreaks of another kind: infestations of beetles that burrow beneath tree bark and eventually kill their More...

By 管理員 On Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
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PS5 vs. Xbox Series X: the next-gen consoles in photos

Microsoft and Sony have both created rather bulky next-gen consoles. We’ve known for weeks that the PS5 is the biggest game console in modern history, but Microsoft’s Xbox Series X isn’t exactly small. More...

By 管理員 On Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
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If you upgraded to an iPhone 12 or 12 Pro, you might have to re-enable COVID-19 exposure notifications

Getting a new phone is exciting, but it can also lead to spending an annoying amount of time adjusting settings, permissions and notifications for all your apps. Cloud backups are supposed to make this process More...

By 管理員 On Monday, October 26th, 2020
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LG’s new wireless earbuds add active noise cancellation, keep the germ-killing case

LG’s new Tone Free FN7 wireless earbuds still have the same germ-killing capabilities of previous models, thanks to the charging case’s built-in UV light. But now, the company is adding active noise cancellation More...

By 管理員 On Monday, October 26th, 2020
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Facebook reportedly bracing for US election chaos with tools designed for ‘at-risk’ countries

Facebook is planning for possible chaos around the November 3rd US presidential election with internal tools it’s used before in countries like Sri Lanka and Myanmar, The Wall Street Journal reported. The More...

By 管理員 On Sunday, October 25th, 2020
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New Trailers: Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, The Prom, News of the World, and more

So in between catching up with episodes of Grace and Frankie and watching the presidential debate, I tried to watch the new Netflix version of Rebecca, which is exactly the kind of flick I am usually 100 percent More...

By 管理員 On Sunday, October 25th, 2020
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Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee dies at 78

Samsung Electronics has announced the death of its chairman, Lee Kun-hee. The company says he died on October 25th with family including his son, vice-chairman Lee Jae-yong, at his side. He was 78. A cause of More...