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Casey Newton / The Interface:
With Apple making its Sign In with Apple feature mandatory for App Store developers, it starts to feel less like competition and more like brute force   —  On Monday, at its Worldwide Developer Conference in San Jose, Apple introduced a privacy-focused login tool called “Sign in with Apple.”
Jun 5, 2019, 2:10 AMIn context
Benjamin Herold / Education Week:
US schools are hastily adopting programs for monitoring students' social media activity to improve safety, often with little regard for effectiveness or privacy   —  Last December, early on a Sunday morning, Amanda Lafrenais tweeted about her cats.  —  “I would die for you,” the 31-year old comic book artist from Clute, Texas wrote.
Jun 2, 2019, 11:05 AMIn context
Cecilia D'Anastasio / Kotaku:
The US esports industry seems to be in a bubble, with viewership stats that sources say are rosy-eyed at best, and inflated, unverified, or misleading at worst   —  The mainstream narrative of esports has been lovingly crafted by those who benefit from its success.  There's big money in esports, they say.
May 26, 2019, 6:35 PMIn context
Li Jin / Andreessen Horowitz:
The state of the podcasting industry in 2019, including key trends and monetization strategies of audio apps in China   —  In the world of podcasting, the flywheel is spinning: new technologies including AirPods, connected cars, and smart speakers have made it much easier for consumers to listen …
May 26, 2019, 5:05 AMIn context
Eddie Kim / MEL Magazine:
The Pirate Bay, the iconic torrent site born in 2003, remains an online juggernaut despite blockages in multiple countries and millions of dollars in fines   —  As the internet continues to evolve at an unprecedented rate, one thing always remains constant — The Pirate Bay
May 26, 2019, 2:00 AMIn context
Peter Kafka / Vox:
Q&A with Neal Mohan, YouTube's chief product officer, about how the service deals with objectionable content, YouTube remaining an open platform, and more   —  A Q&A with Neal Mohan, YouTube's chief product officer.  —  YouTube, the world's largest video site, has 2 billion users.
May 23, 2019, 5:20 PMIn context
Jeffrey Van Camp / Wired:
Google Pixel 3a XL review: it has the same shortcomings and great features as the Pixel 3a, but you'll pay $80 extra for a 6" instead of 5.6" screen   —  Google put everything that matters in these phones—for just $400.  —  Half the price of a high-end phone.  Looks, works, and feels like plenty premium.
May 7, 2019, 5:25 PMIn context
Scott Stein / CNET:
May 7, 2019, 1:27 PMIn context
Washingtonian:
A parent's first-hand account about how content found on Reddit, 4chan, and YouTube helped their 13-year-old become infatuated with the alt-right   —  A Washington family's nightmare year.  —  When my son Sam,* who was then 14, asked me to take him to the Mother of All Rallies on the Mall in September 2017 …
May 7, 2019, 9:00 AMIn context
Nicholas Thompson / Wired:
Yuval Noah Harari and Fei-Fei Li discuss the challenges AI poses to society as the merger of biological knowledge and tech may enable hacking of humans at scale   —  THIS WEEK, I interviewed Yuval Noah Harari, the author of three best-selling books about the history and future of our species …
Apr 28, 2019, 6:05 PMIn context

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