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Twitter Launches 'Hide Replies' Feature, to Give Users More Control Over Conversations  Gadgets 360 · 3 hours
You will soon be able to hide replies in the conversation thread on Twitter that are offensive, hateful or racist in nature. more
Realme X Hate-to-Wait Sale Today on Flipkart, Realme Online Store at 8pm: Price, Specifications  Gadgets 360 · 11 hours
Realme X was launched in India, and ahead of its first sale next week, the company is hosting a ‘Hate-to-Wait’... more
Hate crowds, love Comic-Con? Here's how I cope - CNET  CNET · 15 hours
What do you do when you want to go to SDCC but crowds make you want to run for the hills? Here are a few ideas. more
Why does Apple hate falafel?  THE VERGE · 1 day
Apple (left) and Google’s (right) take on the falafel emoji. | Image: Apple and Google To celebrate World Emoji Day (which, yes, is apparently a thing... more
Twitter chooses to not flag Trump racist tweets - CNET  CNET · 2 days
The president responded to criticism by tweeting he "doesn't have a racist bone" in his body. more
Twitter won’t hide Donald Trump’s racist tweets  THE VERGE · 3 days
Twitter won’t be treating President Donald Trump’s recent tweets telling congresswomen to “go back” to their supposed home countries as a violation... more
The LucidSound LS31 Xbox headset is on sale for Prime Day  Windows Central · 3 days
Do you like good headsets? Do you hate spending a lot of money to get a good headset? Prime Day will save you. Prime Day is... more
Trump shows love-hate for social media as he leads 'summit'  ABC NEWS · 7 days
President Donald Trump displayed his love-hate relationship with social media in tweets bashing "biased" Big Tech ahead of a White House 'summit' stacked with conservative critics of the... more
Twitter Bans 'Dehumanising' Posts Toward Religious Groups  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Twitter now prohibits hate speech that targets religious groups by using dehumanizing language, a ban it says may extend to other categories like race and gender. more
Twitter updates hate speech rules to include dehumanizing speech around religion  TechCrunch · 1 week
Against a backdrop of rising violence against religious minorities around the world, Twitter today said that it would update its hateful conduct rules to include dehumanizing... more
Twitter bans 'dehumanizing' posts toward religious groups  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Twitter will now prohibit hate speech that targets religious groups using dehumanizing language more
Twitter will now remove tweets that dehumanize religious groups  THE VERGE · 1 week
Twitter is announcing updates to its policies today to address hateful language directed at religious groups, a significant... more
Facebook Says Private Groups Are Its Future, Some Are Hubs for Misinformation and Hate  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has long touted membership in private, "meaningful" communities as central to the future of the social... more
France Moves to Make Companies Block Hate Speech Online  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
French lawmakers have approved a measure that is intended to force search engines and social networks to take hate speech off the Internet. more
France wants to fine Facebook over hate speech  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
On Thursday, French lawmakers approved a measure designed to force tech companies like Facebook and Google to remove content the... more
France moves to make companies block hate speech online  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
French lawmakers have approved a measure that is intended to force search engines and social networks to take hate speech off the internet more
CPAP machines: How to pick one you won't hate - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Like shorts and shoes, CPAPs aren't one-size-fits-all. Here's how to choose one that won't keep you awake all night. more
How Facebook Handles Speech in 'Secret' Groups  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Facebook enforces complex guidelines against hate speech, abuse and other categories when it comes to users' posts to their friends or to the public. more
Facebook fined $2.3 million for violating Germany's hate speech law - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Germany’s Federal Office of Justice allege that Facebook under-reported complaints about illegal content. more
Offensive messages on Arsenal kits as Adidas campaign backfires  Sky News · 2 weeks
An Adidas campaign promoting the new Arsenal kit has backfired after Twitter users were able to post racist, antisemitic and offensive messages via the sportswear giant's official account. more
Facebook fined $2.3 million under Germany’s new hate speech law  Global News · 2 weeks
The Federal Office for Justice said the social networking company had failed to meet transparency requirements for its handling of hate speech complaints. more
Border Patrol investigating 'racist' Facebook group for agents  Sky News · 2 weeks
US Border Patrol is investigating a secret Facebook group which allegedly shared images of dead migrants and violent sexual memes of women who had spoken up in the migrants' defence. more
Germany fines Facebook $2.3 million under hate speech law  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
German authorities say they have issued Facebook with a 2 million-euro ($2.3 million) fine under a law designed to combat hate speech more
Secret Border Patrol Facebook group is brimming with hate  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
At a time when immigration and border issues are foremost on Americans' minds, the integrity of the men and women who enforce those policies is similarly important. Unfortunately, a private... more
MPs call for urgent action over homophobia hate crime after TOWIE star's petition  BBC · 2 weeks
A debate on the issue was prompted by a petition from The Only Way Is Essex's Bobby Norris more
TV star's call for online homophobia to be hate crime debated by MPs  BBC · 2 weeks
The Only Way Is Essex's Bobby Norris says online homophobia should be a specific criminal offence. more
Facebook civil rights audit says white supremacy policy is ‘too narrow’  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Facebook’s second progress report pertaining to the civil rights audit conducted by former ACLU Washington Director Laura Murphy is here. Over the last six months, Facebook... more
Game of Thrones Blu-ray box set lets you hate-watch season 8 all over again - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
From Winter is Coming to The Iron Throne, the $250 Game of Thrones Complete Collection has... more
Reddit quarantines its biggest headache  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Reddit’s r/The_Donald subreddit has been a lingering issue for the site’s leadership. The community, which was organized in the lead-in to Trump’s presidential run, has come to represent much of the site’s failures in uniformly enforcing content policies.... more
Game of Thrones $250 Blu-ray set lets you hate-watch the show all over again - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
From Winter is Coming to The Iron Throne, the Game of Thrones Complete Collection has every... more
Tech giants face questions on hate speech going into debates  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Executives of Facebook, Google and Twitter faced questioning by a House panel Wednesday on their efforts to stanch terrorist content and viral misinformation on their social media platforms. more
Facebook to help French police identify hate speech suspects  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Facebook is agreeing to help French police identify hate speech suspects, in what the French government is celebrating as a global first more
Hackers infiltrate mobile carriers, 5th annual Prime Day details video - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Today's major tech headlines include a story detailing how hackers have infiltrated over a dozen mobile networks over the years, Facebook's decision to hand... more
Facebook to give data of hate speech suspects to French courts  Sky News · 3 weeks
In a world first, Facebook will hand over identification data of French users that are suspected of hate speech to judges in French courts. more
Facebook to identify French hate speech suspects  BBC · 3 weeks
The deal between the French government and the tech giant is believed to be the first of its kind. more
Let YouTube be YouTube  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
YouTube's latest attempt to crack down on hate speech has produced significant collateral damage. more
Report: YouTube considering moving all children’s content to YouTube Kids  9to5Google · 4 weeks
YouTube in recent weeks has been besieged by various scandals and responded to some by strengthening... more
Microsoft PowerPoint gets an AI presentation coach  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Love it or hate it, Microsoft’s PowerPoint is a ubiquitous tool in the corporate world. Over the course of the last few years, Microsoft started to bring some of its AI smarts to PowerPoint... more
YouTube Working on Removing Harmful Content: Pichai  Gadgets 360 · 1 month
YouTube has recently made "significant revisions" to its hate speech policy and removed over nine million videos in the last quarter, according to Google CEO Sundar Pichai. more
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Google Doodle takes you on Apollo11's mission to the moon - CNET
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Lexus built the GX Off-Road concept to get dirty and have adventures - Roadshow
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Thatgamecompany’s Sky is out now for iOS
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Eufy Video Doorbell Review: HD Video and advanced motion detection features [Video]
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SpaceX’s test rocket catches fire after engine test
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‘Snoopy in Space’ trailer teases upcoming Peanuts show for Apple TV+
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Xiaomi Mi Band 4: The best value Google Fit companion gets even better [Video]
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PUBG’s first official story trailer is dark as hell
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The Farewell writer-director Lulu Wang on the joys of laughing at human nature
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Microsoft has a wild hologram that translates HoloLens keynotes into Japanese
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DJI's Ronin-SC a trimmed-down single-handed camera stabilizer for $439 - CNET
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Ford secretly proposed a pickup truck emoji, and it might make it to our phones next year
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In the sci-fi spoof Iron Sky: The Coming Race, Alien Hitler rides a T-Rex to war
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Apollo took us to the moon in 1969. Why haven't we gone back? - CNET
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Apple files trademarks for Apple Card in the UK, Hong Kong, and elsewhere
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Boston Dynamics robots are preparing to leave the lab — is the world ready?
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High-speed lunar dust could cloud the future of human missions to the Moon
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Super Mario Maker 2 turns relaxing Level 1-1 into fiery spinning hellscape - CNET
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Hinterland Who's Who releases vignette on ravens in 6 Indigenous languages
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[Update: Further rollout/devices] Huawei’s EMUI 9.1 is set to head to a further 49 devices soon
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