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As Intel looks for its next CEO, its traditional chips business is troubled by delays and the firm is chasing competitors in GPUs ideal for AI…

Tom Warren / The Verge : As Intel looks for its next CEO, its traditional chips business is troubled by delays and the firm is chasing competitors in GPUs ideal for AI computing   —  Brian Krzanich's surprise departure sets Intel on a race to find a new CEO  —  Intel is facing a turning point in its nearly 50-year history.

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Court changes Mt. Gox bankruptcy into civil rehabilitation, allowing Mt. Gox customer compensation in bitcoins, which will more than cover their…

Jen Wieczner / Fortune : Court changes Mt. Gox bankruptcy into civil rehabilitation, allowing Mt. Gox customer compensation in bitcoins, which will more than cover their losses in cash   —  A Japanese court ruled Friday to pull infamous Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox out of bankruptcy, opening the door for at least $1 billion worth …

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Court changes Mt. Gox bankruptcy into civil rehabilitation, allowing compensation to customers in bitcoins, which will more than cover cash losses…

Jen Wieczner / Fortune : Court changes Mt. Gox bankruptcy into civil rehabilitation, allowing compensation to customers in bitcoins, which will more than cover cash losses   —  A Japanese court ruled Friday to pull infamous Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox out of bankruptcy, opening the door for at least $1 billion worth …

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Uber test driver watching Hulu during fatal crash underscores fundamental flaw with autonomous cars – Mashable

Mashable Uber test driver watching Hulu during fatal crash underscores fundamental flaw with autonomous cars Mashable We have a strict policy prohibiting mobile device usage for anyone operating our self-driving vehicles. We plan to share more on the changes we'll make to our program soon,” an Uber spokesperson said in an email. Other information, including post-crash ... Uber car's 'safety' driver streamed TV show before fatal crash: police Reuters all 535 news articles »

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Facebook says it is working on "time well spent" features; Android app shows features like time spent in the app, reminders for self-imposed…

Josh Constine / TechCrunch : Facebook says it is working on “time well spent” features; Android app shows features like time spent in the app, reminders for self-imposed limits, and more   —  Are you ready for some scary numbers?  After months of Mark Zuckerberg talking about how “Protecting our community …

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Apple acknowledges unresponsive or "sticky" key problem for some MacBook and MacBook Pro keyboards and launches free repair program (Jordan…

Jordan Kahn / 9to5Mac : Apple acknowledges unresponsive or “sticky” key problem for some MacBook and MacBook Pro keyboards and launches free repair program   —  Apple today launched a new MacBook & MacBook Pro service program that it says covers a small percentage of users that might experience sticky, repeated characters or unresponsive keys.

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Facebook has hired a team that will try to spot vulnerabilities in its systems before bad actors exploit them, to prevent abuses like 2016 US…

Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed : Facebook has hired a team that will try to spot vulnerabilities in its systems before bad actors exploit them, to prevent abuses like 2016 US elections debacle   —  Silicon Valley's giants are looking for future crises before they happen.  —  In an attempt to spot vulnerabilities in its system …

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Filing: Xiaomi awarded its CEO Lei Jun $1.5B in stock before IPO; source: award unanimously approved by shareholders and is not tied to future…

Julie Steinberg / Wall Street Journal : Filing: Xiaomi awarded its CEO Lei Jun $1.5B in stock before IPO; source: award unanimously approved by shareholders and is not tied to future performance   —  Lei Jun gets about $1.5 billion ahead of company's listing in Hong Kong  —  Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp. …

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Google Measure is a glitchy tool that can’t be trusted with basic measurements – Mashable

Mashable Google Measure is a glitchy tool that can't be trusted with basic measurements Mashable Even more Android users can now measure things with their phones. Google Measure — or what is essentially a virtual measuring tape in an app — is now compatible with any device that runs ARCore, Google's platform for building augmented reality tools. Supported Devices | ARCore | Google Developers Google Developers all 44 news articles »

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