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For Trump and Facebook, judgement day is around the corner

Facebook unceremoniously confiscated Trump’s biggest social media megaphone months ago, but the former president might be poised to snatch it back. Facebook’s Oversight Board, an external Supreme Court-like policy decision making group, will eith.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchMay 4th, 2021

Ajit Pai Promised Cheaper Internet -- Real Prices Rose 19% Instead

The average US home-Internet bill increased 19 percent during the first three years of the Trump administration, disproving former Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai's claim that deregulation lowered prices, according to a new report.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 18 min. ago

Defective epithelial barriers linked to two billion chronic diseases

Humans are exposed to a variety of toxins and chemicals every day. According to the epithelial barrier hypothesis, exposure to many of these substances damages the epithelium, the thin layer of cells that covers the surface of our skin, lungs and int.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News13 hr. 17 min. ago

Alcohol in moderation may help the heart by calming stress signals in the brain

Moderate alcohol intake -- defined as no more than one alcoholic drink for women and two for men per day -- has been associated with a lower risk of dying from cardiovascular disease when compared with individuals who abstain from drinking or partake.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News13 hr. 17 min. ago

Personalized sweat sensor reliably monitors blood glucose without finger pricks

Many people with diabetes endure multiple, painful finger pricks each day to measure their blood glucose. Now, researchers have developed a device that can measure glucose in sweat with the touch of a fingertip, and then a personalized algorithm prov.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News13 hr. 17 min. ago

Ajit Pai promised cheaper Internet—real prices rose 19 percent instead

Home-Internet prices rose four times faster than inflation in Trump era. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | MirageC) The average US home-Internet bill increased 19 percent during the first three years of the Trump administration, disproving forme.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News15 hr. 46 min. ago

96% of US users opt out of app tracking in iOS 14.5, analytics find

Some of the first data on user behavior exceeds advertisers' worst fears. Enlarge / The Facebook iPhone app asks for permission to track the user in this early mock-up of the prompt made by Apple. (credit: Apple) It seems that in the United St.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News15 hr. 46 min. ago

Atlassian Adds New Features, Workplace by Facebook Hits Customer Milestone & More News

Atlassian opens up products to collaboration with customers, Workplace adds new features and more digital workplace news. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News16 hr. 18 min. ago

TC Sessions: Mobility 2021 early-bird price extended for one more day

TC Sessions: Mobility 2021 early-bird price extended for one more day.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News16 hr. 18 min. ago

Facebook and Big Pharma exploited disease “awareness” for personalized marketing

Visiting medical sites, patient support groups, and more feed the algorithm. Enlarge (credit: Getty | YinYang) Pharmaceutical companies spend around $6.5 billion a year on advertising, and even though Facebook prohibits the use of “sensitive.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News16 hr. 46 min. ago

WhatsApp, growing despite backlash, relaxes May 15 policy update deadline

It’s safe to say WhatsApp didn’t have the ideal start to 2021. Less than a week into the new year, the Facebook-owned instant messaging app had already annoyed hundreds of thousands of users with its scary worded notification about a planned poli.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News18 hr. 17 min. ago

TC Sessions: Mobility 2021 early bird price extended for one more day

TC Sessions: Mobility 2021 early bird price extended for one more day.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News18 hr. 17 min. ago

Facebook Workplace Surpasses 7M Paid Subscribers, Introduces New App Integrations

Facebook announced its Workplace platform surpassed 7 million paid subscribers and along with it, more integration tools and plugins. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News20 hr. 18 min. ago

WhatsApp, growing despite backlash, clarifies May 15 policy update deadline

It’s safe to say WhatsApp didn’t have the ideal start to 2021. Less than a week into the new year, the Facebook-owned instant messaging app had already annoyed hundreds of thousands of users with its scary worded notification about a planned poli.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News21 hr. 17 min. ago

From baby blue-tongues to elephant doulas: Motherhood across the animal kingdom

With Mother's Day around the corner, it's a good opportunity to ask what being a mother looks like across the animal kingdom. Most of us have a solid concept of human motherhood, but in nature maternal care comes in many forms......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News21 hr. 18 min. ago

Months-long Twitter Backlash Had Zero Impact on WhatsApp"s User Base

An anonymous reader shares a report: It's safe to say WhatsApp didn't have the ideal start to 2021. Less than a week into the new year, the Facebook-owned instant messaging app had already annoyed hundreds of thousands of users with its scary worded.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Highlights of the day: Negative factors from IC shortages begin to show

Because of worsening shortages of ICs and components, downstream ICT product makers are expected to decelerate their paces in specs upgrades for their new products as their upstream partners will not have enough capacity to support them. Meanwhile th.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

WhatsApp is growing despite months-long backlash over policy update

It’s safe to say WhatsApp didn’t have the ideal start to 2021. Less than a week into the new year, the Facebook-owned instant messaging app had already annoyed hundreds of thousands of users with its scary worded notification about a planned poli.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Twitter suspends several accounts sharing posts from Trump"s website

Twitter has suspended several accounts that have been set up to share posts from Donald Trump's website......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Trump social media: Twitter suspends account sharing ex-president"s posts

The social media platform said the account was trying to evade Mr Trump's Twitter ban.....»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Biggest ISPs paid for 8.5 million fake FCC comments opposing net neutrality

ISP-funded astroturfing used millions of real names and faked consent records. Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on December 14, 2017, in Washington, DC, the day of the FCC's vote to repeal net neutrality rules. (credit: Getty Images | Alex Wong ).....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021