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Facebook is not equipped to stop the spread of authoritarianism – TechCrunch

Yael Grauer is an unbiased tech journalist and investigative reporter based mostly in Phoenix. She’s written for The Intercept, Ars Technica, Breaker...

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With today’s IPO sinking, a year of highs and lows for SoftBank – TechCrunch

If there was a phrase that dominated startup and tech information protection this year, it was SoftBank. The Japanese telecom conglomerate’s Imaginative and...

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Foxconn or Foxgone? Tariffs, Wisconsin and iPhone fires – TechCrunch

First some notes on SoftBank’s rumored enlargement into China and its bizarre fund math, then Foxconn and then fast notes on tech melancholy, Huawei and extra...

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The economics and tradeoffs of ad-funded smart city tech – TechCrunch

To be able to have progressive smart city purposes, cities first have to construct out the related infrastructure, which could be a pricey, prolonged, and...

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Tech giants offer empty apologies because users can’t quit – TechCrunch

A real apology consists of a honest acknowledgement of wrong-doing, a present of empathic regret for why you wronged and the hurt it brought about, and a...