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September 14, 2022

California Governor Signs Law Requiring Social Networks To Post Moderation Rules

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed a law aimed at making web platforms monitor hate speech, extremism, […]
September 14, 2022

Canva, the $26 Billion Design Startup, Launches a Productivity Suite To Take On Google Docs, Microsoft Office

Canva, the Australian graphic design business valued at $26 billion, is introducing a new suite of digital workplace products that “represent a direct challenge to Google […]
September 14, 2022

DuckDuckGo, Proton, Mozilla Throw Weight Behind Bill Targeting Big Tech ‘Surveillance’

A group of privacy-focused organizations have signed a letter imploring US Congress leaders to schedule a vote on a bill that would hamper data collection by […]
September 14, 2022

Patagonia Founder Gives Away the Company To Fight Climate Change

A half century after founding the outdoor apparel maker Patagonia, Yvon Chouinard, the eccentric rock climber who became a reluctant billionaire with his unconventional spin on […]
September 14, 2022

The Eggplant Emoji Makes You Less Likable, According to New Report

An anonymous reader shares a report: Emojis make our lives a lot easier. From actually serving to represent how we’re feeling to being the punchline to […]
September 14, 2022

New York Times’ Lunchbox Perk Backfires Amid Work-From-Home Protest

Hundreds of New York Times employees are working from home this week in defiance of the company’s renewed return-to-office push. Bloomberg News: More than 1,200 people, […]
September 14, 2022

California Files Antitrust Lawsuit Against Amazon

California’s attorney general filed an antitrust lawsuit against Amazon on Wednesday, claiming the retailer stifles competition and increases the prices consumers pay across the internet. The […]
September 14, 2022

US Cyber-Defense Agency Urges Companies To Automate Threat Testing

The US government’s cyber defense agency is recommending for the first time that companies embrace automated continuous testing to protect against longstanding online threats. From a […]
September 14, 2022

Why is Intel’s GPU Program Having Problems?

An anonymous reader shares a report: If you recall, DG2/Arc Alchemist, was supposed to debut late last year as a holiday sales item. This would have […]