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Daily Archives: August 22, 2021

Gillmor Gang: Cryptonomics

Twitter seems on an aggressive path to putting pedal to the metal. From its earliest days as a failwhale generator and a ransacker of third party successes, the company under Jack Dorsey’s stewardship has become an acquirer of tools to support the creators it hosts. Twitter Spaces, its Clubhouse clone, …

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The only way to save the smart home hub is to kill it

Commentary: Are smart home hubs the VCRs of a Blu-ray age? Five years ago, off-the-shelf smart home hubs were the hottest new automation technology. These devices plugged into routers and translated the wireless signals of countless smart home gadgets into a communication protocol phones could understand. Put simply, they were …

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The tough calculus of emissions and the future of EVs

Mark Mills Contributor Share on Twitter Mark Mills is the author of the forthcoming book, “The Cloud Revolution: How the Convergence of New Technologies Will Unleash the Next Economic Boom and a Roaring 2020s.” He is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, a Faculty Fellow at Northwestern University’s McCormick …

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Suing your way to the stars

Hello friends, and welcome back to Week in Review! I’m back from a very fun and rehabilitative couple weeks away from my phone, my Twitter account and the news cycle. That said, I actually really missed writing this newsletter, and while Greg did a fantastic job while I was out, …

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Facebook suppressed report that made it look bad

The New York Times obtained a draft of a report that was in the works about the first quarter of 2021

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Clubhouse removed personal info from users’ accounts in Afghanistan as a safety measure

The platform is trying to protect the privacy and safety of users

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