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The Washington Post
– May 23, 11:41 AM
Distorted videos of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), altered to make her sound as if she's drunkenly slurring her words, are spreading rapidly across social media, highlighting how political disinformation that clouds public understanding can…
Several departments inside social media giant Snap have dedicated tools for accessing user data, and multiple employees have abused their privileged access to spy on Snapchat users, Motherboard has learned. Two former employees said multiple Snap…
H.264 is a video compression codec standard. It is ubiquitous - internet video, Blu-ray, phones, security cameras, drones, everything. Everything uses H.264 now. H.264 is a remarkable piece of technology. It is the result of 30+ years of work with…
Theresa May to quit as Conservative leader on 7 June, paving way for contest to decide new UK prime minister This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version.
The New York Times
– May 23, 5:00 PM
On Thursday night, SpaceX will make its third attempt to launch a first batch of 60 internet communications satellites. By next year, hundreds of them could be circling the planet, allowing SpaceX to enter a new business, which it hopes will…