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Hello Dolly's Carol Channing dies: 'One-of-a-kind inspiration to us all' - CNET  CNET · 5 minutes
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Barbra Streisand, George Takei, Pee-wee Herman, Bernadette Peters and more take to Twitter to honor the Broadway legend. more
Broadway icon Carol Channing dies: 'One-of-a-kind inspiration to us all' - CNET  CNET · 2 hours
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Barbra Streisand, George Takei, Pee-Wee Herman, Bernadette Peters and more take to Twitter to honor the Hello Dolly star. more
Roku defends hosting Infowars  THE VERGE · 3 hours
Roku says it will continue to host Alex Jones’ conspiracy-theory channel Infowars despite public outcry, stating that the company doesn’t “curate or censor based on viewpoint.” In a... more
Twitter’s de-algorithmizing ‘sparkle button’ rolls out on Android  TechCrunch · 4 hours
After launching on iOS, Twitter is giving Android users the ability to easily switch between seeing the reverse-chronological “latest tweets” and the algorithmic “top tweets” feeds on their home page. The company announced... more
Apple launches $129 battery cases for iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR  THE VERGE · 4 hours
Apple has been rumored to be working on battery cases for its latest iPhone XR and XS models for a while, and today, seemingly... more
Twitter brings the reverse-chronological feed to Android  THE VERGE · 4 hours
Twitter brought its traditional reverse-chronological timeline back to iOS last month, and now the optional feature is available to Android users in... more
UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi's perfect routine makes Twitter, Instagram flip - CNET  CNET · 23 hours
The college athlete lights up the web with her floor exercise. "Now I just gotta learn how to clap on the beat," she says. more
Gymnast Katelyn Ohashi's perfect 10 routine makes Twitter flip out - CNET  CNET · 24 hours
The UCLA student lights up the web with her floor exercise. "Now I just gotta learn how to clap on the beat," she says. more
A group of Google employees plans to educate people about forced arbitration  TechCrunch · 1 day
A group of Google employees is taking to Twitter and Instagram tomorrow in an attempt to educate the public about forced arbitration, Recode first... more
A group of Google employees plan to educate people about forced arbitration  TechCrunch · 1 day
A group of Google employees are taking to Twitter and Instagram tomorrow in an attempt to educate the public about forced arbitration, Recode first... more
Twitter previews new beta program with algorithmically sorted responses, thread-based timeline, more  9to5Mac · 1 day
In an effort to make the Twitter app more appealing, the company will begin rolling out a beta program to a select group of... more
Daily Crunch: Twitter’s new app for testing new features  TechCrunch · 1 day
The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you... more
Twitter to Introduce New Beta App as the Company Looks to Bring Big Changes  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Twitter is reportedly working on introducing a new beta app to test new and upcoming features with select group of... more
YouTube to Stop Automatic Sharing of Activity to Twitter, Google+  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Twitter currently allow users to share their YouTube activity via options such as going to YouTube Settings more
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Shows Off Prototype of Mars-Bound Rocket, Starship  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Musk posted pictures on Twitter late Thursday of the Starship Hopper prototype, which awaits its first flight test in Texas in the coming weeks. more
Why Silicon Valley needs more visas  TechCrunch · 2 days
Henrique Dubugras Contributor Share on Twitter Henrique Dubugras is the founder Brex, the billion-dollar corporate credit provider for startups. When I hear protesters shout, “Immigrants are welcome here!” at the San Francisco immigration office near my... more
Saudi teen who tweeted plight is granted asylum, arrives in Canada - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun lands in the country after fleeing her family and pleading for help on social media. more
How open source software took over the world  TechCrunch · 3 days
Mike Volpi Contributor Share on Twitter Mike Volpi is a general partner at Index Ventures. Before co-founding the firm's San Francisco office with Danny Rimer, Volpi served as the chief strategy officer... more
Apple’s AirPower wireless charging mat is rumored to be in production  THE VERGE · 3 days
Apple’s long-delayed AirPower wireless charging mat might finally be in production, if rumors are... more
Vizio Says 2016 4K SmartCast TVs Will Support AirPlay 2 and HomeKit  MacRumors · 4 days
AirPlay 2 and HomeKit functionality will be available on all of Vizio's 2016 4K UHD SmartCast Displays, the company recently confirmed on Twitter. Vizio's... more
Elon Musk shows off the assembled Starship test rocket  TechCrunch · 4 days
After weeks teasing renderings and production photos, Elon Musk finally showed off the finished Starship test rocket last night. Starship test flight rocket just finished assembly at the @SpaceX Texas... more
Twitter API Still Offers Enough Metadata to Reveal Where You Lived and Worked: Study  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
A group of international researchers have developed a tool to determine a person's home, workplace, and sensitive locations using pre-2015... more
Social Media Giants Said to Plan Push-Back on India's New Draft Regulations  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
The rules, proposed by the Information Technology ministry on Christmas Eve, would compel platforms such as Facebook, its messaging service WhatsApp and Twitter to... more
YouTube will remove automatic Twitter and Google+ posting tools later this month  9to5Google · 5 days
In its latest update, YouTube has just revealed plans to ditch one of its built-in sharing features. Starting later this month, the built-in sharing options... more
Twitter users in China reportedly held by government amid crackdown - CNET  CNET · 5 days
One Twitter user in China was interrogated by police for eight hours, according to a report by The New York Times. more
Samsung to announce Galaxy S10 at February 20 Galaxy Unpacked event  9to5Mac · 5 days
After rumors courtesy of the Korean Herald that Samsung would unveil the Samsung Galaxy S10... more
The rise of (societal) resilience tech  TechCrunch · 5 days
If you follow millennials on Twitter (and god help you), then you know that Anne Helen Petersen’s piece this past weekend “How Millennials Became The Burnout Generation” struck a deep chord for many. It’s longform and... more
Twitter Plans to Test New Conversation Features in Public  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Twitter is set to start testing the programme in the coming weeks, and while anyone will be able to apply to join, only a few thousand users are actually going... more
Twitter opening beta testing program as it prepares ‘big changes’ to conversations  9to5Mac · 6 days
Twitter is launching a beta program where users will be able to test upcoming features ahead of their public release. At first, the beta... more
Twitter CEO and NBA head talk latest tech partnership video - CNET  CNET · 6 days
At CES 2019, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver talk about a new way fans can watch action through an isolated,... more
Twitter and NBA game streaming deal is about connecting with cord-cutters and younger fans  TechCrunch · 6 days
Twitter is already working with the NBA to stream video of pre-game warm-ups, in-game and post-game highlights and post-game behind-the-scenes... more
Twitter gives events a boost with new publisher tools  TechCrunch · 6 days
As Twitter continues to look for ways to monetise its platform beyond basic advertising, it is building more tools for businesses that turn Twitter into more of a utility that... more
Twitter is giving events coverage a boost with new publisher tools  TechCrunch · 6 days
As Twitter continues to look for ways to monetise its platform beyond basic advertising, it is building more tools for businesses to turn Twitter into more... more
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and wife to divorce  Sky News · 6 days
Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of US online retail empire Amazon and the world's richest man, has taken to Twitter to publicly announce his impending divorce. more
Twitter looks to improve events on Twitter with new publisher tools  TechCrunch · 6 days
Twitter says it’s going to make it easier for publishers to better understand what sort of content is resonating with its readers on the social network.... more
Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos, and author wife of 25 years, MacKenzie, to divorce  TechCrunch · 6 days
Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos are to divorce after 25 years of marriage. The Amazon founder and his award-winning novelist wife announced the... more
Twitter messages to Russian cybersecurity firm helped NSA leak probe - CNET  CNET · 6 days
The US considers Kaspersky Lab a threat. The company might’ve helped the FBI catch one of the NSA's biggest security risks. more
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos announces divorce on Twitter  ABC NEWS · 6 days
Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos announces on Twitter that he and his wife of 25 years have decided to divorce more
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos tweets his divorce announcement - CNET  CNET · 6 days
Bezos says he and MacKenzie Bezos are ending 25 years of marriage after a trial separation. more
YouTube was down for some users around the world  THE VERGE · 1 week
YouTube was partially down for an hour and a half today, preventing users and creators around the world... more
YouTube is down for some users around the world  THE VERGE · 1 week
YouTube is experiencing a worldwide outage that’s affecting some users, but the company is actively working on a... more
London’s Heathrow airport halts departures amid possible drone sighting  THE VERGE · 1 week
London’s Heathrow Airport halted departure flights after a possible drone sighting, the airport announced on Twitter. “We are... more
How a Japanese Billionaire Took Over the Top Spot on Twitter  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
What gets Twitter users more excited than a year's supply of Wendy's chicken nuggets? Apparently cold, hard cash. more
CES 2019: Anker Announces Soundcore 'Rave' Series of Portable Speakers  MacRumors · 1 week
Anker has announced a new line of portable speakers under its Soundcore home audio brand. Dubbed... more
Absolver finally launches on Xbox One, joins Xbox Game Pass  Windows Central · 1 week
It's finally available after all these years. A few years ago, Devolver Digital announced Absolver for Xbox One, PC, and PlayStation 4. While the game launched on PC... more
Chinese Censors Go Low-Tech to Clamp Down on Twitter: A Knock on the Door  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
In Beijing and other cities across China, prominent Twitter users confirmed in interviews to The Washington Post that authorities are... more
Billionaire overtakes chicken nugget boy for most-retweeted tweet  Sky News · 1 week
A man's quest for free chicken nuggets has been knocked off the top spot as the most-retweeted tweet of all time. more
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