H|T: The Healthtech Times – Amping up precision medicine

H|T: The Healthtech Times – Amping up precision medicine
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Summary: The Healthtech Times is a weekly newsletter covering healthtech news from Canada and around the globe.
Sentiment: positive
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Microsoft's zero-percent cut on Windows apps doesn't extend to games

Microsoft's zero-percent cut on Windows apps doesn't extend to games
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Summary: Microsoft app developers can keep all their earnings if they use their own commerce platform, unless they're developing games..
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $AAPL$TISI
Cryptos: $XVG

Google Fi’s built-in VPN starts iPhone rollout

Google Fi’s built-in VPN starts iPhone rollout
Added 6 minutes ago
Summary: Google Fi’s VPN service has started rolling out to subscribers on iPhone. The feature has been available on Android since launching in beta in November 2018.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $AAPL

Western Digital Asks 'My Book Live' Device Owners to Unplug After Reports of Remotely Wiped Drives

Western Digital Asks 'My Book Live' Device Owners to Unplug After Reports of Remotely Wiped Drives
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Summary: Western Digital is advising owners of its My Book Live storage drives to disconnect them from the internet until further notice, following reports...
Sentiment: positive
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Apple Daily May Find New Life On Blockchain

Apple Daily May Find New Life On Blockchain
Added 14 minutes ago
Summary: Around 5,000 pieces of Apple Daily content have been uploaded to the ARWeave Network. Hong Kong cyber-activists continue their fight for free speech and are turning to blockchain technology to back up articles from the shut newspaper Apple Daily.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $DAILY

Hong Kong: Ex-cop John Lee named No 2 official as China fortifies security

Hong Kong: Ex-cop John Lee named No 2 official as China fortifies security
Added 15 minutes ago
Summary: China is prioritising stepping up security measures in Hong Kong, as is apparent from the move. A stringent crackdown on dissent is essential to Beijing's long-term plans for the Asian financial center.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $DAILY

Anti-Beijing paper’s defiant final front page

Anti-Beijing paper’s defiant final front page
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Summary:

It’s not often a newspaper sells a million copies these days.

Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $DAILY

Hong Kong Activists Deploy Blockchain to Fight Government Censorship | BTCMANAGER

Hong Kong Activists Deploy Blockchain to Fight Government Censorship | BTCMANAGER
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Summary: With a government-led crackdown on freedom of speech and the press, activists in Hong Kong have sought to use the blockchain as a tool for circumventing censorship. The novel technology continues to be touted as being a viable means of decentralizing information flow. Apple Daily Secured on the Blockchain According…
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $AAPL$DNOW
Cryptos: $BTC$DAILY

The Taliban’s offensive is prompting Afghans to join the fight: ‘We need to defend our lands’

The Taliban’s offensive is prompting Afghans to join the fight: ‘We need to defend our lands’
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Summary: As Ghani visits Washington, Afghanistan faces a dramatic surge in Taliban attacks that began in the north but has rapidly spread to other regions.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $AAPL$DNOW

Hong Kong Book Fair to call in police over exhibits which could breach national security law | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

Hong Kong Book Fair to call in police over exhibits which could breach national security law | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP
Added an hour ago
Summary: Hong Kong Book Fair will notify the police if they receive complaints about exhibits which could be in breach of the Beijing-imposed national security law, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) said on Thursday. Deputy Executive Director of the HKTDC, Benjamin Chau, said that the Book Fair will not proactively vet exhibits as the […]
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $AAPL$FB
Cryptos: $DAILY

In China, the media doesn't hold the powerful accountable. It ensures those in power hold on to it

In China, the media doesn't hold the powerful accountable. It ensures those in power hold on to it
Added an hour ago
Summary: Editor's note: CNN has launched the Meanwhile in China newsletter, a three-times-a-week update exploring what you need to know about the country's rise and how it impacts the world. Sign up here.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $DAILY$UTED

Police make UK's biggest ever cryptocurrency seizure as they confiscate £114m

Police make UK's biggest ever cryptocurrency seizure as they confiscate £114m
Added an hour ago
Summary: The Metropolitan Police did not say which cryptocurrencies it had taken, or when the operation took place.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $AAPL$TISI
Cryptos: $BTC$DAILY

KTSM 9 News

KTSM 9 News
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Summary: EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – One teenager is dead and migrant groups have been pulled out of the unforgiving desert in Culberson and Hudspeth Counties over the last several days. Several agencies came to the assistance of a group of migrants making their way through Sierra Blanca in the high desert heat, according to the […]
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $AAPL

Josh Gad says replacing Kristen Bell on Central Park was ‘only move’ to make

Josh Gad says replacing Kristen Bell on Central Park was ‘only move’ to make
Added an hour ago
Summary: Bell was replaced by Emmy Raver-Lampman in role of Molly
Sentiment: positive
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Android apps on Windows 11 will run on AMD-powered machines | Pocketnow

Android apps on Windows 11 will run on AMD-powered machines | Pocketnow
Added 2 hours ago
Summary: Android apps on Windows 11 can be downloaded from the Amazon App Store, which will be available on the Windows Store.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $AAPL$DNOW
Cryptos: $XVG

Desktop Instagram Posting Currently Being Tested, Confirms Facebook

Desktop Instagram Posting Currently Being Tested, Confirms Facebook
Added 2 hours ago
Summary: Facebook has confirmed rumors that it is testing the ability for Instagram users to post to the picture-based social media platform using a web...
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $D4RK

Security chief named Hong Kong’s second-in-command amid protest clampdown

Security chief named Hong Kong’s second-in-command amid protest clampdown
Added 2 hours ago
Summary: John Lee will replace Matthew Cheung as the city’s chief secretary.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $DAILY

'Sadness and torment': Apple Daily interns reflect on final days at HK paper

'Sadness and torment': Apple Daily interns reflect on final days at HK paper
Added 2 hours ago
Summary: HONG KONG - For a group of interns, Hong Kong's pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily proved to be a work experience they will never forget.
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Stocks: $AAPL$BPOP
Cryptos: $XVS$DAILY

New Visa Card Allows Bakkt Users to Spend Bitcoin in Stores and Online – CoinSpectator

Added 2 hours ago
Sentiment: positive
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New Visa Card Allows Bakkt Users to Spend Bitcoin in Stores and Online – Fintech Bitcoin News

New Visa Card Allows Bakkt Users to Spend Bitcoin in Stores and Online – Fintech Bitcoin News
Added 3 hours ago
Summary: Customers using the Bakkt app can now apply for a debit card which will enable them to pay with bitcoin at merchants that don’t take crypto.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $BTC$CS

HK’s security chief promoted to No. 2 job amid crackdown

HK’s security chief promoted to No. 2 job amid crackdown
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Move seen as China tightening grip as rights group says Beijing has ‘systematically dismantled’ Hongkongers’ rights.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $DAILY

Security chief named Hong Kong No. 2 official amid clampdown

Security chief named Hong Kong No. 2 official amid clampdown
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: HONG KONG (AP) — China on Friday promoted Hong Kong’s top security official to the territory’s No. 2 spot as Beijing continues to clamp down on free s...
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $AAPL$DNOW
Cryptos: $DAILY

How To Create A Messaging Application From Zero | Addevice

How To Create A Messaging Application From Zero | Addevice
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: How to create a messaging app from scratch - what tools and technologies are used in messaging and chat application development process
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Cryptos: $CAN

How To Start A Streaming Service Like Netflix [2021 Guide ]

How To Start A Streaming Service Like Netflix [2021 Guide ]
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Summary: Learn how to start a streaming service like Netflix. Explore how to start streaming service with unique features.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $DYN$GTH$MP4

Security chief named Hong Kong No. 2 official amid clampdown

Security chief named Hong Kong No. 2 official amid clampdown
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: China has promoted Hong Kong's top security official to the territory's No. 2 spot as Beijing continues to clamp down on free speech and political opposition
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL$DNOW
Cryptos: $DAILY

Microsoft debuts Windows 11, first major update in 6 years

Microsoft debuts Windows 11, first major update in 6 years
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Microsoft has unveiled the next generation of its Windows software, called Windows 11, that has sleeker visual features and is more open to third-party apps.
Sentiment: positive
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Chinese ride-hailer Didi seeks $4bn in US IPO

Chinese ride-hailer Didi seeks $4bn in US IPO
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: Tech group scales back expectations after Beijing steps up regulatory scrutiny
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $VSN

Analysis: The symbolism of Hong Kong's Apple Daily

Analysis: The symbolism of Hong Kong's Apple Daily
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: Jimmy Lai fled mainland China more than 60 years ago, smuggling himself into Hong Kong on a fishing boat at age 12 to escape the chaos of the Communist Party. This week, Beijing finally caught up with him, after a law it had imposed on Hong Kong last year was used to take down his pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $AAPL$DNOW
Cryptos: $DAILY$UTED

China is contributing to the ‘Cold War mentality,’ too

China is contributing to the ‘Cold War mentality,’ too
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: Chinese officials frequently object to the United States' « Cold War » thinking when it comes to China. But Xi Jinping's regime has played a clear role in stoking tensions.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $DAILY$UTED

Security chief named Hong Kong No. 2 official amid clampdown

Security chief named Hong Kong No. 2 official amid clampdown
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: China has promoted Hong Kong's top security official to the territory's No. 2 spot as Beijing continues to clamp down on free speech and political opposition
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $AAPL$DNOW
Cryptos: $DAILY

Microsoft is now a $2 trillion company

Microsoft is now a $2 trillion company
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: Microsoft ended the day as a $2 trillion company, a feat which only one other American publicly traded company has achieved. Microsoft’s business was boosted in 2020 by PC and console sales.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $AAPL

Senators call on Biden to impose sanctions over Hong Kong paper closure

Senators call on Biden to impose sanctions over Hong Kong paper closure
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: Two leading U.S. senators have called on President Joe Biden to use powers under a bill they authored to impose sanctions on those responsible for forcing the closure of Hong Kong's Apple Daily newspaper, suggesting foreign banks were among those implicated.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $DAILY

Microsoft's Windows 11 reveal event: All the free upgrades coming this fall

Microsoft's Windows 11 reveal event: All the free upgrades coming this fall
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: The tech giant's making Windows 11 work with as many apps and devices as it can, while adding Xbox technology, Android apps and more.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $AUTO

COVID-19: President Jair Bolsonaro in trouble as Brazil's COVID crisis inquiry becomes box office viewing

COVID-19: President Jair Bolsonaro in trouble as Brazil's COVID crisis inquiry becomes box office viewing
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: The controversial leader opposed lockdowns and masks and promoted drugs like hydroxychloroquine made famous by Donald Trump.
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $DAILY$UTED

Tired of looking at that yellow, drought-stricken lawn? Paint your grass.

Tired of looking at that yellow, drought-stricken lawn? Paint your grass.
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: How do you restore your green grass without watering? The simplest solution might be to paint that yellow grass green, experts say.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL
Cryptos: $SALT

Florida building collapse: Eyewitness describes how he helped saved young boy from rubble

Florida building collapse: Eyewitness describes how he helped saved young boy from rubble
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: A man who witnessed the harrowing collapse of a 12-story ocean-front condo tower outside of Miami helped save a young boy who was stuck in the debris.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $AAPL

Taiwan must 'prepare' for war with China as the ‘threat is real’, minister warns

Taiwan must 'prepare' for war with China as the ‘threat is real’, minister warns
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: TAIWAN must be ready for a war with China, according to the island nation's foreign minister.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL$EXPR
Cryptos: $DAILY

COVID-19: Around 600 million lateral flow tests may have gone unused, says watchdog

COVID-19: Around 600 million lateral flow tests may have gone unused, says watchdog
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: Only 96 million of 691 million quick-result tests have been registered since mass testing was rolled out, a report finds.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL
Cryptos: $DAILY$DVS

Google delays Chrome's blocking of tracking cookies

Google delays Chrome's blocking of tracking cookies
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: Google's Chrome web browser will not fully block tracking cookies until late 2023, the Alphabet company said today, delaying by nearly two years a move that has drawn antitrust concerns from competitors and regulators.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $UTED$SFR

The Biggest Windows 11 News Is an App Store Overhaul

The Biggest Windows 11 News Is an App Store Overhaul
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: By playing nice with Android and letting developers use their own payments system, Microsoft has fashioned itself as the anti-Apple for developers.
Sentiment: positive
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Apple Daily insiders reject using subsidiary cash to pay staff citing security law

Apple Daily insiders reject using subsidiary cash to pay staff citing security law
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: Suggestions of drawing on parent company Next Digital’s funds dismissed on the basis such a move may expose its subsidiaries to the long arm of the security law.
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Stocks: $AAPL
Cryptos: $DAILY

The Lowdown on Windows 11 | TWiT.TV

The Lowdown on Windows 11 | TWiT.TV
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: Apple has published a report on the App Store, its 'trusted ecosystem' of apps in response to several antitrust cases and concerns. iOS 15 will introduce iCloud Private Relay and U…
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $AAPL$BPOP

Tracking data show how the quiet of pandemic-era lockdowns allowed pumas to venture closer to urban areas

Tracking data show how the quiet of pandemic-era lockdowns allowed pumas to venture closer to urban areas
Added 8 hours ago
Summary: Researchers were able to clearly connect declining levels of human mobility during regional shelter-in-place orders with pumas' increased willingness to utilize more urban habitat areas.
Sentiment: positive
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U.S. panel votes yes on 'break 'em up' antitrust bill

U.S. panel votes yes on 'break 'em up' antitrust bill
Added 8 hours ago
Summary: The U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee voted on Thursday to require Big Tech platforms to choose between running a platform and competing on it, wrapping up two days of votes that saw the approval of four measures directly aimed at reining in the power of some of the country's most successful companies.
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Bitcoin Retests $35,000 as Dogecoin, XRP Prices Jump 10%

Bitcoin Retests $35,000 as Dogecoin, XRP Prices Jump 10%
Added 8 hours ago
Summary: Bitcoin had a good day, again hovering around $35K. But Cardano, Dogecoin and XRP had a better one, with gains of over 10% in 24 hours.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $AAPL$TSLA

Bitcoin Retests $35,000 as Dogecoin, XRP Prices Jump 10% – CoinSpectator

Added 9 hours ago
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $AAPL$TSLA

Microsoft Opens Windows, But Reverts to Old Competitive Playbook

Microsoft Opens Windows, But Reverts to Old Competitive Playbook
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: Teams software gets a leg up on Slack, Zoom with addition to the latest PC operating system
Sentiment: positive
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MARKET REPORT: Tasty court ruling for Deliveroo investors

MARKET REPORT: Tasty court ruling for Deliveroo investors
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: Judges ruled its 'roos' can be classed as self-employed contractors rather than 'workers' - meaning the company need not provide them with rights such as sick pay and annual leave.
Sentiment: positive
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iOS 15 Beta 2 Tidbits: Redesigned Apple Maps Icon, Memoji Outfits, and More

iOS 15 Beta 2 Tidbits: Redesigned Apple Maps Icon, Memoji Outfits, and More
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: Apple seeded the second betas of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 to developers today for testing, and in addition to SharePlay being enabled in FaceTime, there...
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $D4RK$SFR

Microsoft sent a strong signal to developers that could hurt Apple and Google

Microsoft sent a strong signal to developers that could hurt Apple and Google
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: Microsoft's new app store policies could be a stunning blow to Apple and Google.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $EGCC

House committee passes sweeping tech antitrust reforms, but their future remains murky

House committee passes sweeping tech antitrust reforms, but their future remains murky
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: The markup surfaced rifts within parties that could ultimately hamper their ability to become law.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL

Microsoft closes above $2 trillion market cap for the first time

Microsoft closes above $2 trillion market cap for the first time
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Satya Nadella's Microsoft has become easier for companies to work with, it hasn't made deals that went bad, and its Teams and Azure assets are now common.
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What we know and don’t know about the results of the New York City primary

What we know and don’t know about the results of the New York City primary
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Here’s what’s still to come.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $SPT

Wristcam Launches Video Chat Capability from the Apple Watch

Wristcam Launches Video Chat Capability from the Apple Watch
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: The future of mobile communication?
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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House panel advances sixth and final bill as final piece of Big Tech antitrust package

House panel advances sixth and final bill as final piece of Big Tech antitrust package
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday narrowly advanced a sixth and final piece of legislation as part of its Big Tech antitrust package. The "Ending...
Sentiment: positive
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Apple Seeds Second Betas of iOS and iPadOS 15 to Developers

Apple Seeds Second Betas of iOS and iPadOS 15 to Developers
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Apple today seeded the second betas of iOS and iPadOS 15 to developers for testing purposes, with the updates coming two weeks after Apple unveiled...
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $SFR

Google Fi’s VPN service is rolling out to subscribers with iPhones

Google Fi’s VPN service is rolling out to subscribers with iPhones
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: While Google has narrowly missed its original timeline, it's now starting to roll out its Fi VPN service to Apple phones on its MVNO network..
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Joe Biden calls closure of Hong Kong's Apple Daily 'sad day for media freedom' - Times of India

Joe Biden calls closure of Hong Kong's Apple Daily 'sad day for media freedom' - Times of India
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: US News: US President Joe Biden on Thursday called the closure of Hong Kong's Apple Daily tabloid a "sad day for media freedom" and said it signaled "intensif
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
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Cryptos: $DAILY$UTED

Google automatically installed a Covid-19 tracker on phones in Costa Rica

Google automatically installed a Covid-19 tracker on phones in Costa Rica
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The move sparked fears about surveillance and fueled conspiracy theories.
Sentiment: negative
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Christie's ready to take crypto payments for Keith Haring painting

Christie's ready to take crypto payments for Keith Haring painting
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: LONDON - Art fans can buy a painting by Keith Haring using cryptocurrency at Christie's "20th/21st century" sale in London next week, where works by Alberto Giacometti, Pablo Picasso and Edgar Degas are also going under the hammer.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL

Marvel's 'Black Widow' hits Disney Plus on July 9 and subscribers can preorder it now for $30

Marvel's 'Black Widow' hits Disney Plus on July 9 and subscribers can preorder it now for $30
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: "Black Widow" debuts in theaters and on Disney Plus on July 9. To watch at home, Disney Plus subscribers need to pay an extra $30 Premier Access fee.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UNI$VSN

House committee approves bill that could break up Amazon, Apple, and Google

House committee approves bill that could break up Amazon, Apple, and Google
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Judiciary Committee takes on Big Tech, but full House and Senate votes remain.
Sentiment: positive
16 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL$FB

S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs following Biden infrastructure deal

S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs following Biden infrastructure deal
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite both hit record highs and the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 322 points on Thursday following the announcement of a bipartisan infrastructure deal.
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

Windows 11’s Intel-powered Android apps will run on AMD and Arm processors, too

Windows 11’s Intel-powered Android apps will run on AMD and Arm processors, too
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Windows 11’s new Android app functionality will also be available on AMD devices, despite the fact that the feature is powered by Intel Bridge — software made by its biggest competitor.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL
Cryptos: $XVG

Microsoft will let devs keep every penny their Windows app makes — unless it’s a game

Microsoft will let devs keep every penny their Windows app makes — unless it’s a game
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Starting on July 28th, if a developer uses their own or a third-party payment system in their app, Microsoft will let them keep 100 percent of the revenue from the app — but the new policy doesn’t apply to games, Microsoft confirmed to The Verge.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $XVG

The Power of the SOD/EOD plus Bill Maris on early Google stories, origins of GV, bioterrorism & more | E1236 | This Week In Startups

The Power of the SOD/EOD plus Bill Maris on early Google stories, origins of GV, bioterrorism & more | E1236 | This Week In Startups
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: First, Jason does a "Founder University" segment on the benefits of remote managing using a SOD-EOD format (1:31). Then Bill Maris joins to discuss what working at Google was like when Bill started GV (25:28), why Google didn't win on social (38:49), bioterrorism risks (1:07:39) & more.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL

Microsoft unveils latest version of its flagship operating system: Windows 11

Microsoft unveils latest version of its flagship operating system: Windows 11
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Google’s Android apps will run on the new system which also features a new Start Menu.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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The Guardian view on Hong Kong’s Apple Daily: gone but not forgotten | Editorial

The Guardian view on Hong Kong’s Apple Daily: gone but not forgotten | Editorial
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Editorial: The outspoken tabloid’s closure is a chilling moment. But as Beijing silences dissent, the spirit of resistance endures
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL$V
Cryptos: $DAILY

Apple claims 'sideloading' apps is 'serious' security risk

Apple claims 'sideloading' apps is 'serious' security risk
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The tech giant claims that allowing users to avoid the App Store would lead to widespread abuse.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL$BPOP
Cryptos: $CHERRY

Biden Calls Closure Of Hong Kong's Apple Daily "Sad Day For Media Freedom"

Biden Calls Closure Of Hong Kong's Apple Daily "Sad Day For Media Freedom"
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: US President Joe Biden on Thursday called the closure of Hong Kong's Apple Daily tabloid a "sad day for media freedom" and said it signaled "intensifying repression" by China.
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $DAILY$UTED

S&P 500 Makes Dash to Fresh Record as Biden Seals Infrastructure Deal

S&P 500 Makes Dash to Fresh Record as Biden Seals Infrastructure Deal
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: S&P 500 Makes Dash to Fresh Record as Biden Seals Infrastructure Deal
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $FSN$RSV

Taiwan's foreign minister says 'we need to prepare' for military conflict with China

Taiwan's foreign minister says 'we need to prepare' for military conflict with China
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: China's escalating military intimidation of Taiwan shows the self-governed island "needs to prepare" for a possible military conflict, Taiwan's Foreign Minister Joseph Wu said in an exclusive interview with CNN.
Sentiment: negative
10 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$VIEW
Cryptos: $DAILY$UTED

Hong Kong's Pro-Democracy Tabloid to Avoid Censorship with Blockchain

Hong Kong's Pro-Democracy Tabloid to Avoid Censorship with Blockchain
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: The articles have been uploaded on a decentralized file storage platform called ARWeave.
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$NDAQ
Cryptos: $DAILY

Biden Calls on China to End Targeting Press Following Apple Daily Newspaper Shutdown

Biden Calls on China to End Targeting Press Following Apple Daily Newspaper Shutdown
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - China must end its practice of suppressing independent media and release the Apple Newspaper executives and other members of the press that it...
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL
Cryptos: $DAILY

Crypto Corner Podcast 618: Stocks discussed: (NYSE: COIN) (NasdaqGS: BTBT) (CSE: LNK)

Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Point Roberts, WA and Delta, BC - June 24, 2021 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Investorideas.com, a leader in crypto and blockchain investing news brings you today's edition of the Crypto Corner podcast and commentary on what's driving cryptocurrency stocks and the crypto market.
Sentiment: positive
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‘Journalism is not a crime’: Biden accuses Beijing of ‘denying basic liberties’ following the closure of Apple Daily

‘Journalism is not a crime’: Biden accuses Beijing of ‘denying basic liberties’ following the closure of Apple Daily
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: US President Joe Biden has blasted press freedom in Hong Kong over the closure of Apple Daily, and called for the release of the “journalists and media executives” who have been detained.
1 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$TWTR
Cryptos: $DAILY

Microsoft debuts Windows 11, first major update in 6 years

Microsoft debuts Windows 11, first major update in 6 years
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Microsoft has unveiled the next generation of its Windows software, called Windows 11, that has sleeker visual features and is more open to ...
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Satya Nadella’s closing Windows 11 remarks were a direct shot across Apple’s bow

Satya Nadella’s closing Windows 11 remarks were a direct shot across Apple’s bow
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: After the Windows 11 announcement, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella came on video to issue some pointed remarks about platforms. In them, his not-so-subtle shots at Apple were quite strong.
Sentiment: positive
12 minute read
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Google delays FLoC rollout until 2023

Google delays FLoC rollout until 2023
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: With regulators, privacy advocates, and major websites condemning FLoC, Google relents.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Christie's ready to take crypto payments for Keith Haring painting

Christie's ready to take crypto payments for Keith Haring painting
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Art fans can buy a painting by Keith Haring using cryptocurrency at Christie's "20th/21st century" sale in London next week, where works by Alberto Giacometti, Pablo Picasso and Edgar Degas are also going under the hammer.
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Microsoft unveils Windows 11 operating system

Microsoft unveils Windows 11 operating system
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: The updated operating system has a new look and will let Android apps run on the Windows desktop.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL$DNOW

Tim Cook Attends Grand Opening of Apple Store in Downtown Los Angeles

Tim Cook Attends Grand Opening of Apple Store in Downtown Los Angeles
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Apple today celebrated the grand opening of its new retail store at the historic Tower Theatre in Downtown Los Angeles, and Apple's CEO Tim Cook...
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Cryptos: $UTED$D4RK

Free speech activists defy China by porting Apple Daily to the blockchain

Free speech activists defy China by porting Apple Daily to the blockchain
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Pro-democracy Hong Kong paper Apple Daily went to press for the final time on Thursday with a triumphant one-million run.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Apple Daily’s shutdown marks the end of Hong Kong’s run as a free press haven

Apple Daily’s shutdown marks the end of Hong Kong’s run as a free press haven
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: For many in the city's press corps, the fate of the staunchly pro-democracy paper is a grim warning.
Sentiment: negative
25 minute read
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Cryptos: $DAILY

Bipartisan crackdown on Big Tech sent to House floor

Bipartisan crackdown on Big Tech sent to House floor
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Six bipartisan anti-Big Tech bills passed at the committee level Thursday and now head to the House floor, marking Washington’s most significant and serious attempt to reshape the technology industry.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
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Exploring Mining Podcast Episode 179

Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Exploring Mining Podcast Episode 179 - News from (NYSE: RIO) (NYSE: NEM) (NYSEAmerican: LODE) (TSXV: FVAN)
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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Cryptos: $XEM$DELTA

Your Thursday Briefing

Your Thursday Briefing
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Europe’s vaccination push.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Cryptos: $DAILY$DELTA

Democrats and Republicans form odd alliances during tech antitrust debate

Democrats and Republicans form odd alliances during tech antitrust debate
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Cracking down on Big Tech is a rare bipartisan goal, but a lengthy debate in the House on Wednesday showed there's vast disagreement over how that should happen.
Sentiment: positive
15 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL$FB

Amazon and Apple to employ workers with experience in crypto and Blockchain | Cryptopolitan

Amazon and Apple to employ workers with experience in crypto and Blockchain | Cryptopolitan
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: • Amazon seeks to explore Blockchain technology.• Companies like JPMorgan, Apple, BlackRock, and PayPal support cryptocurrencies.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC$UTED$P2P

Microsoft reveals the new Microsoft Store for Windows 11, and it has Android apps, too

Microsoft reveals the new Microsoft Store for Windows 11, and it has Android apps, too
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Windows 11 is real, and Microsoft has just revealed the brand-new app store that will go along with it — which could be a big deal, seeing how previous versions of the idea never really caught on.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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COVID-19: President Jair Bolsonaro in trouble as Brazil's COVID crisis inquiry becomes box office viewing

COVID-19: President Jair Bolsonaro in trouble as Brazil's COVID crisis inquiry becomes box office viewing
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: The controversial leader opposed lockdowns and masks and promoted drugs like hydroxychloroquine made famous by Donald Trump.
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Cryptos: $DAILY$UTED

50,000 Charging Stations to Roll Out Crypto Payments

50,000 Charging Stations to Roll Out Crypto Payments
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Two traditional payments companies have announced expansion to crypto payments for electric cars charging stations. HIPS Payment Group Ltd, that runs some of in-store card…
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL$DNOW$V

Lucid Motors opens showroom in Manhattan's Meatpacking District

Lucid Motors opens showroom in Manhattan's Meatpacking District
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: It will be the electric vehicle maker's eighth studio opened this year and its first in New York.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL

Here's how to post to Instagram on Mac and PC - 9to5Mac

Here's how to post to Instagram on Mac and PC - 9to5Mac
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Instagram has launched the ability to create and publish posts from its website on desktop. Here's how to post to Instagram on Mac and PC.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Larry Magid: Inexpensive tech can help track exercise

Larry Magid: Inexpensive tech can help track exercise
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: A little bit of technology can go a long way towards helping you get into better shape.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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Cryptos: $MER$SENSE

House Committee Passes 'Big Tech' Antitrust Package Despite Lobbying Onslaught

House Committee Passes 'Big Tech' Antitrust Package Despite Lobbying Onslaught
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
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First Nation in Canada finds hundreds of unmarked graves at former residential school

First Nation in Canada finds hundreds of unmarked graves at former residential school
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Top of The World: The Cowessess First Nation in Canada’s Saskatchewan province said that it found hundreds of unmarked graves. And, the IAEA's agreement with Iran to allow monitoring of some of the country’s nuclear activities, expires on Thursday. Also, the Biden administration has ordered a ban on some imports of solar panel materials produced in China’s Xinjiang region over allegations of the use of forced labor.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL$DNOW
Cryptos: $DAILY$UTED

Facebook, Google, PayPal and Tesla Tokenized Stocks Coming to FTX - Blockworks

Facebook, Google, PayPal and Tesla Tokenized Stocks Coming to FTX - Blockworks
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Popular stocks that will be immediately available for trading on FTX include Facebook, Google, Netflix, Nvidia, PayPal, Square and Tesla.
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Cryptos: $ETH$SOL$UTED

Microsoft's Windows 11 reveal event: Every upgrade announced

Microsoft's Windows 11 reveal event: Every upgrade announced
Added 15 hours ago
Summary: The tech giant is making Windows 11 work with as many apps and devices as possible, including Xbox technology, Android apps and more.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Cryptos: $AUTO

For Europe's Roma, a death at Czech police hands is a familiar tragedy

For Europe's Roma, a death at Czech police hands is a familiar tragedy
Added 15 hours ago
Summary: The death of Stanislav Tomas, 46, after his arrest by police officers has garnered attention across the world. But activists say Tomas was not the first Roma man to die at the hands of police - and they fear he won't be the last.
Sentiment: negative
16 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL$TISI
Cryptos: $UTED