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Avengers: Endgame leaked footage -- How to avoid spoilers online - CNET  CNET · 2 hours
Avengers: Endgame's ending has leaked online. Here's how to avoid finding out what happens to everyone's favorite superhero alliance until you see the movie. more
The Oscars won’t change their rules to exclude streaming  TechCrunch · 3 hours
It looks like movies produced by Netflix and other streaming services will be able to compete for next year’s Academy Awards without any changes to eligibility. After the Netflix Original... more
Overwatch will get ‘Workshop’ feature on PC and consoles  Windows Central · 5 hours
No one expected this. Over the past few years, Overwatch has recieved aggressive post-launch support from Blizzard Entertainment. Despite the fact that games like Apex Legends and Fortnite have slowly... more
Orbi RBK50's USB port: what is it good for?  Windows Central · 5 hours
Best answer: Officially, Orbi only supports connecting a printer to the USB port for ReadyShare network printing. However, some users have had success connecting a USB hard drive to Orbi... more
Airbnb wants to get into streaming media… because why not?  TechCrunch · 7 hours
Airbnb is looking to book a place in the streaming media business. The company best known for its controversial marketplace of on-demand accommodations is now plotting a foray... more
Pinterest employee #1 launches blockchain art market MakersPlace  TechCrunch · 7 hours
Pinterest is a great place to find digital art but a terrible place to sell it. The fact that anything online is infinitely copyable makes it tough for artists to establish a... more
Stacktrace Podcast 033: “Face ID by proxy”  9to5Mac · 9 hours
Another week full of delicious scoops — expanded macOS authentication using the Apple Watch, WWDC news for developers, more signs of AR... more
Vue.ai raises $17M to equip online retailers with AI smarts  TechCrunch · 9 hours
Vue.ai, a U.S/India startup that develops an AI platform to help online retailers work more efficiently and sell more, has announced a $17 million Series B round. The... more
The Academy won’t change its rules to exclude Netflix from the Oscars  THE VERGE · 9 hours
Netflix, Amazon, and other streaming services will continue to be free to submit their films to the Oscars next year, after the Academy of... more
The Brave browser launches ads that reward users for viewing  TechCrunch · 9 hours
With the latest desktop version of the Brave browser, users can now opt-in to the Brave Ads program. Brave is an ad-blocking web browser startup led by Brendan... more
What's new on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Hulu in May 2019  Windows Central · 10 hours
A mustachioed Clooney, the determined women of 2018, the hilariously important Fleabag, and so much more coming up on your favorite streaming services. May... more
When can we finally get rid of passwords?  THE VERGE · 10 hours
On February 25th, Google introduced a new feature to Android that could have huge implications for our online security. The... more
Reports Huawei to supply UK networks draw criticism  ABC NEWS · 12 hours
British officials are downplaying reports the government will let China's Huawei supply parts of the U.K.'s new internet network, a decision that goes against U.S. warnings it could help Beijing spy more
2019 NBA Playoffs 2019: How to watch online without cable - CNET  CNET · 15 hours
Playoff basketball is here. Here's how you can stream all the games without cable. more
Reports Huawei allowed into UK 5G networks draw criticism  ABC NEWS · 15 hours
The head of Parliament's foreign affairs committee says Huawei should not be involved in building Britain's new internet system because the company has to cooperate with Chinese intelligence agencies more
Jacinda Ardern leads effort to curb online extremism  BBC · 22 hours
New Zealand and France will host a summit aimed at curbing the use of social media to promote terrorism. more
Samsung Galaxy M40 With 128GB Inbuilt Storage, 5,000mAh Battery Tipped  Gadgets 360 · 22 hours
Samsung Galaxy M40 was initially spotted on the Wi-Fi Alliance database with model number SM-M405F/DS earlier this month. more
Child abuse images still online six years after victim's rescue  Sky News · 23 hours
Photos of a child's sexual abuse are still being shared online, six years after she was rescued from her abuser. more
New Zealand and France to call for an end to online terror  ABC NEWS · 23 hours
New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and French President Emmanuel Macron will host a meeting in Paris next month seeking to eliminate acts of... more
Netherlands 'hosts most child sex abuse images'  BBC · 1 day
About half of such images reported to the Internet Watch Foundation in 2018 were hosted in the Netherlands. more
eBay beats with revenues of $2.6B and EPS of $0.67 as restructuring takes shape  TechCrunch · 1 day
As eBay continues to work through a restructuring strategy, the e-commerce marketplace and online auction pioneer reported earnings for the... more
Latest Anthem patch adds ‘The Sunken Cell’ stronghold  Windows Central · 1 day
Anthem just got even better. Anthem launched on Xbox One and PC recently. As with any online game at launch, it has some surprisingly strange bugs that BioWare is working on. Anthem... more
Squarespace makes its first acquisition with Acuity Scheduling  TechCrunch · 1 day
Squarespace is announcing its first acquisition today, a 13-year-old company called Acuity that allows businesses to manage their online appointments. Squarespace CEO Anthony Casalena noted that the company has been expanding beyond... more
Verizon will directly sell YouTube TV to its mobile and Fios customers  THE VERGE · 1 day
In lieu of building out its own full-blown streaming TV subscription service, Verizon is instead putting its weight behind YouTube TV. On Tuesday, the... more
Xbox One S All-Digital vs. PlayStation 4 — console showdown!  Windows Central · 1 day
Windows Central is full of dedicated and experienced gamers that play on a variety of systems and devices. When we compare and contrast two consoles, you can rest... more
Apple Launches New 'Apple TV' YouTube Channel  MacRumors · 1 day
Apple has launched a new YouTube channel that's dedicated to its TV app, offering up trailers, behind the scenes commentary, interviews, show... more
Xbox One S All-Digital vs. PlayStation 4: Which is a better value?  Windows Central · 1 day
Windows Central is full of dedicated and experienced gamers that play on a variety of systems and devices. When we compare and contrast two... more
Election interference is 'online harm', MPs hear  BBC · 1 day
The UK's information commissioner has strong words on the need for reform of political ads online. more
Need to view and edit PDFs? Check out these valuable Windows apps.  Windows Central · 1 day
PDF is a versatile file format for sharing documents online. For example, many contracts and documents are signed virtually and saved as PDFs because... more
Netflix offers $2 billion more in debt to fund its content spending  TechCrunch · 1 day
Netflix is raising another $2 billion in debt to fund its content spending and other expenses, the company announced this morning. The news comes... more
India’s Mfine raises $17.2M for its digital healthcare service  TechCrunch · 1 day
Mfine, an India-based startup aiming to broaden access to doctors and healthcare using the internet, has pulled in a $17.2 million Series B funding round for growth. The company is... more
Amazon opens Key delivery to garages  TechCrunch · 2 days
Starting today, Amazon can drop off packages to your garage. Assuming, of course, you’re cool with that. The massively multiplayer online retailer just expanded its Key delivery options to include garage, a feature it announced at... more
How to buy birth control and fertility tests online - CNET  CNET · 2 days
No time to see your doctor? These three companies are making it easier to manage women's health needs on their own time. more
Intel's latest laptop CPUs deliver desktop-caliber AAA gaming on the go  Windows Central · 2 days
Intel's 9th-gen laptop processors are here, and they bring 5GHz cores, Wi-Fi 6, Optane, and so much more. Following their launch last year, Coffee Lake is... more
Google Walkout Organisers Claim to Face Retaliation at Work: Report  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Some 20,000 Googlers had protested last year against the Internet giant's handling of sexual harassment and, more broadly, its workplace policies around equity and transparency. more
Facebook Announces Its First Browser API for Chrome, Aimed at Speeding Up Experience  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Facebook has announced its first major API contribution to Googles Chrome browser that is focused on making user experience smoother and faster. more
Amazon Said to Confirm Closing Its Online Marketplace in China  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Amazon will withdraw its domestic e-commerce marketplace business in China, effective from July 18, Financial Times cited the company to say. more
Samsung Galaxy M40 With 5,000mAh Battery, 128GB Inbuilt Storage Tipped  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Samsung Galaxy M40 was initially spotted on the Wi-Fi Alliance database with model number SM-M405F/DS earlier this month. more
Samsung Galaxy View 2 Renders Leaked, Tip New Kickstand Design  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
The leak suggests that the Samsung Galaxy View 2 will be launched alongside AT&T carrier, but there will be a Wi-Fi variant as well. more
Douyu, China’s Twitch backed by Tencent, files for a $500M U.S. IPO  TechCrunch · 2 days
Douyu, a Chinese live streaming service focused on video games, has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as it prepares to raise... more
Jio Tops 4G Download Speed in March, Vodafone Leads in Upload Speed: TRAI  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Jio maintained the lead in 4G download speed chart of TRAI for March, whereas Vodafone topped the upload speed chart. more
India’s ZestMoney raises $20M to grow its digital lending service  TechCrunch · 2 days
Fintech is very much still hot in Asia. ZestMoney, a startup that helps consumers with no credit history get loans to buy online, announced today it has raised... more
Low-cost streaming TV service Philo announces price increase, now starts at $20/month  9to5Mac · 2 days
Philo, one of the most affordable streaming TV services on the market, announced today that it is slightly increasing its prices. Furthermore, new data... more
Sri Lanka expats wait to reconnect amid social media block  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Sri Lankan authorities have turned off most social media after Easter Sunday attacks killed hundreds of people, a lightning-fast reaction that reflects distrust in the capability of American... more
Streaming services will eclipse TV subscribers in 2020, report predicts  CBC · 2 days
The number Canadian households paying for at least one streaming video service will eclipse traditional TV... more
Streaming TV service Philo gets a little more expensive  TechCrunch · 2 days
As the internet TV services have matured, their pricing has as well. The majority have raised their price points — some have even done so multiple times. Today, Philo is... more
The new new web  TechCrunch · 2 days
Over the last five years, almost everything about web development has changed. Oh, the old tech still works, your WordPress and Ruby On Rails sites still function just fine — but they’re increasingly being supplanted by radical new approaches. The... more
Beware of scammers when donating to Notre Dame relief efforts - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Not everyone on the internet has honorable intentions when asking for your money. more
How to watch Rangers baseball in 2019 without cable - CNET  CNET · 2 days
From streaming Fox Sports Southwest in Dallas-Fort Worth to watching MLB.TV out-of-market, Rangers fans have a Texas-sized range of options for following their club. more
Facebook makes its first browser API contribution  TechCrunch · 2 days
Facebook today announced that it has made its first major API contribution to Google’s Chrome browser. Together with Google, Facebook’s team created an API proposal to contribute code to the browser, which is a... more
Surface Book 2 with Core i5 processor discounted by $400 at Microsoft  Windows Central · 2 days
Save some serious cash on a Surface Book 2 from Microsoft. If you have yet to snag a Surface Book 2, Microsoft is currently... more
Microsoft shelves Windows 10 'Sets' feature as Edge moves to Chromium  Windows Central · 2 days
Sets is dead as Microsoft switches Edge to Chromium, undoing all the work it has originally started with Sets. Over the weekend, a Microsoft employee on... more
SiriusXM’s new streaming-only ‘Essential’ plan targets smart speaker owners  TechCrunch · 2 days
Last week, Amazon and Google rolled out free music streaming services to cater to the growing base of smart speaker owners. Now, SiriusXM is going after this market, too. The... more
A hotspot finder app exposed 2 million Wi-Fi network passwords  TechCrunch · 3 days
A popular hotspot finder app for Android exposed the Wi-Fi network passwords for more than two million networks. The app, downloaded by thousands of users, allowed anyone to... more
Zillow uses VR to try to make online real estate more authentic - CNET  CNET · 3 days
The 3D Home feature is designed to give a more authentic view to help people fretting over a potentially very... more
Jio Tops 4G Download Speed in March, Vodafone Dominates Upload Speed: TRAI  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Jio maintained the lead in 4G download speed chart of TRAI for March, whereas Vodafone topped the upload speed chart. more
Top 5 reasons why Netflix should be scared video - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Netflix is the leader in streaming right now, but things are changing with increased competition from Amazon, Hulu, Apple and Disney. more
Sri Lanka blocks social media after Easter Sunday bombings  CBC · 3 days
Sri Lankan authorities flicked the off switch on most social media after Easter Sunday attacks on churches and... more
Resurgent HappyFresh raises $20M for its online grocery service in Southeast Asia  TechCrunch · 3 days
It’s been a tricky past few years for HappyFresh, the startup seeking to bring Instacart-like grocery deliveries to Southeast Asia. It’s been through a... more
Sri Lanka blocks social media after deadly attacks  ABC NEWS · 3 days
A group that monitors internet censorship says Sri Lankan authorities have blocked most social media services in the country following attacks that killed more than 200 people on Easter Sunday more
The rules of the Game Of Oligarchs  TechCrunch · 4 days
Technology shrinks the world, makes geography less relevant. People find kinship, common cause, and community on the Internet, across nations and sometimes even languages. When the Internet began to erupt, when its connections began... more
These are the easiest passwords to hack - is yours one of them?  Sky News · 4 days
The most common passwords have been revealed, as a survey shows many British internet users do not know the best way to... more
People still using weak passwords - these are the most common  Sky News · 4 days
The most common passwords have been revealed, as a survey shows many British internet users do not know the best way to protect themselves from cyber... more
Internet time and doomsday asteroids: this week in tech, 20 years ago  THE VERGE · 4 days
It’s difficult to remember a time when online media wasn’t arranged largely around memetic cultural events. On any given April 20th in recent years,... more
How to watch Cardinals baseball in 2019 without cable - CNET  CNET · 5 days
From streaming Fox Sports Midwest in St. Louis to watching MLB.TV out-of-market, St. Louis Cardinals fans have many options for following their club this season. more
Fastly, the content delivery network, files for an IPO  TechCrunch · 5 days
Fastly, the content delivery network that’s raised $219 million in financing from investors (according to Crunchbase), is ready for its close up in the public markets. The eight-year-old company is... more
SiriusXM launches new ‘essential’ streaming plan for only $8  THE VERGE · 5 days
SiriusXM is now offering an $8-per-month streaming music plan that it calls SiriusXM Essential, a bundle of over... more
Malware researcher Marcus Hutchins pleads guilty, ending his legal case  TechCrunch · 5 days
Malware researcher Marcus Hutchins has pleaded guilty to two counts of creating and selling a powerful banking malware, ending a long and protracted battle with U.S. prosecutors. Hutchins,... more
The PDF Association thinks the Mueller report sucks  THE VERGE · 5 days
When Special Counsel Robert Mueller released his report on Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election yesterday and political... more
Leica censored in China for ad that dramatizes the Tiananmen Square protests  THE VERGE · 5 days
German camera maker Leica is facing heat from Chinese censors and nationalistic internet users who are leaving angry comments after it launched an ad... more
Prosper is the latest Silicon Valley company to get dinged by, and settle charges with, the SEC  TechCrunch · 5 days
Another Silicon Valley company is settling with the SEC: the online lending company Prosper,... more
Here are all the winners of the 2019 Webby Awards
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Internet time and doomsday asteroids: this week in tech, 20 years ago
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This weekend, watch Game of Thrones’ Lena Headey fight Terminators
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LG UltraFine 4K Display currently not sold on Apple․com, stock still available elsewhere
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Leica censored in China for ad that dramatizes the Tiananmen Square protests
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Google Stadia: How might Google’s cloud gaming platform affect the gaming phone market? [Video]
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One of the Game Boy’s weirdest games was a Pokémon clone with infrared trading
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Google Fi stops selling Android One Moto X4, LG G7, and V35
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BTS blows away SNL, and you can watch their performance online - CNET
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The Mandalorian: Cast, trailer, plot, release date and more Star Wars details - CNET
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Photos: Saying farewell to the third oldest Apple Store in the world
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Disney, Netflix, Amazon: The battle for streaming survival
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This weekend, watch the Game of Thrones showrunners’ only other collaboration
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T-Mobile relaunches Layer3 TV service as TVision Home
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How to watch every Star Wars film online in chronological order - CNET
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Netflix is getting into radio with a full-time comedy channel airing on SiriusXM
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Apple’s ‘90s precursor to the iPhone shown functioning in new video
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In a world of Google and Amazon, libraries rethink their role - CNET
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This weekend, watch the beginning and the end of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
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‘Old Town Road’ proves TikTok can launch a hit song
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watchOS 6 Wish List: Bedtime mode, Activity Sharing upgrades, watch face design, more
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Justice Department says attempts to prevent Netflix from Oscars eligibility could violate antitrust law
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April Fools’ Day 2019: Dbrand AirPower skin, Hyper USB-C hub, Twelve South ‘BookBook Bento,’ more
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This weekend, stream a horror film from the creator of Amazon’s Hanna
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Seven new anime series to watch this spring
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