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(Hardworking IT nerd with a vision of a connected future for everyone. Dedicated by interest and profession to all kinds of human digital interaction.)
Waze and Google Maps are both Google-owned navigation apps. Now, they share even more features, especially those concerning traffic. Starting Thursday, iPhone and other Google Maps users on iOS devices will join Android phones users with traffic…
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Disinformation campaigns helped lead to the assassination of Martin Luther King, the daughter of the U.S. civil rights champion said on Thursday after the head of Facebook said social media should not factcheck political…
Tom Wilson and Balazs Koranyi
– Oct 17, 4:27 PM
LONDON/WASHINGTONLONDON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook's plans to launch its Libra cryptocurrency faced a new hurdle on Thursday when the Group of Seven wealthy nations said such 'stablecoins' should not be allowed to launch until the profound…
LOS ANGELESLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California rolled out the nation's first statewide earthquake warning system on Thursday, designed to detect seismic waves and alert residents through a mobile phone app even before the ground starts shaking.
David Shepardson and Katie Paul
– Oct 17, 11:51 AM
WASHINGTONWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday defended the social media company's political advertising policies and said it was unable to overcome China's strict censorship, attempting to position…