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Linus Torvalds back in charge of Linux, according to the Linux 4.19 announcement, over a month after temporarily stepping away to get help to fix his…

Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols / ZDNet : Linus Torvalds back in charge of Linux, according to the Linux 4.19 announcement, over a month after temporarily stepping away to get help to fix his behavior   —  After a few weeks off to reconsider his role in the Linux community, Linus Torvalds is back in the saddle.

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Cameron Poetzscher, a top dealmaker at Uber, has resigned following report about allegations of sexual misconduct (Greg Bensinger/Wall Street Journal)

Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal : Cameron Poetzscher, a top dealmaker at Uber, has resigned following report about allegations of sexual misconduct   —  Executive steps down following WSJ article revealing allegations of sexual misconduct  —  Uber Technologies Inc.'s top deal maker, Cameron Poetzscher, has resigned from the company …

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Pixel 3 and 3 XL owners report issues with camera not saving images, background apps being killed, and other glitches that may point to memory…

Ben Schoon / 9to5Google : Pixel 3 and 3 XL owners report issues with camera not saving images, background apps being killed, and other glitches that may point to memory managment issues   —  With its Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, Google has crafted some pretty fantastic smartphones in terms of the experience they offer.

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Brendan Iribe, co-founder and ex-CEO of Oculus, is leaving Facebook; source: move follows shakeups in Oculus’ VR arm that include canceling PC-powered…

Lucas Matney / TechCrunch : Brendan Iribe, co-founder and ex-CEO of Oculus, is leaving Facebook; source: move follows shakeups in Oculus' VR arm that include canceling PC-powered Rift 2   —  Brendan Iribe, the co-founder and former CEO of Oculus, announced today that he is leaving Facebook, TechCrunch has learned.

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YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki says European Union’s copyright legislation, Article 13, threatens creators’ livelihoods if implemented as proposed (Julia…

Julia Alexander / The Verge : YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki says European Union's copyright legislation, Article 13, threatens creators' livelihoods if implemented as proposed   —  ‘Article 13 threatens hundreds of thousands of jobs’  —  The European Union's contentious copyright directive became a major talking point …

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Samsung launches Odyssey+, a $499 Windows Mixed Reality headset, with new light diffusion tech to address the screen door effect, available now in the…

Jeremy Horwitz / VentureBeat : Samsung launches Odyssey+, a $499 Windows Mixed Reality headset, with new light diffusion tech to address the screen door effect, available now in the US   —  Leaked two months ago by the FCC, Samsung's HMD Odyssey+ Windows Mixed Reality headset became official today with a somewhat unexpected feature …

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Huawei says it will not be selling its latest flagships, the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro, in the US after its predecessor was dropped by US carriers and…

Shona Ghosh / Business Insider : Huawei says it will not be selling its latest flagships, the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro, in the US after its predecessor was dropped by US carriers and Best Buy   —  - Huawei won't be selling its latest flagship devices, the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro smartphones, in the US.

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White House to meet executives from Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and IBM today urging them to make it easier for their workers to do tours of duty in…

Tony Romm / Washington Post : White House to meet executives from Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and IBM today urging them to make it easier for their workers to do tours of duty in government   —  The White House plans to convene technology giants including Amazon.com, Google, Microsoft and IBM on Monday and urge …

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Phil Schiller talks about the R in iPhone XR and the choices Apple made to make it more appealing to a broader audience (Chris Velazco/Engadget)

Chris Velazco / Engadget : Phil Schiller talks about the R in iPhone XR and the choices Apple made to make it more appealing to a broader audience   —  The iPhone XR might be the most interesting phone Apple has made in years.  —  Think about it: Apple just released its flagship XS and XS Max to a chorus of positive reviews …

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Pulumi launches its SaaS multicloud app deployment service, raises $15M in Series A funding led by Madrona Venture Group (Tom Krazit/GeekWire)

Tom Krazit / GeekWire : Pulumi launches its SaaS multicloud app deployment service, raises $15M in Series A funding led by Madrona Venture Group   —  It didn't take long for the ex-Microsoft engineers behind Pulumi to prove their software development platform for multicloud computing was worthy of additional investment.

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Detecting fake news using AI will require a number of major advances far beyond today’s AI, which just flags word patterns and operates at a keyword…

New York Times : Detecting fake news using AI will require a number of major advances far beyond today's AI, which just flags word patterns and operates at a keyword level   —  At least not for decades to come.  Sorry, Mark Zuckerberg.  —  Dr. Marcus is a professor of psychology and neural science.

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Google Home Hub review: smart photo frame and home control panel, a capable digital assistant, photos and videos look crisp but sound quality is…

Andrew Gebhart / CNET : Google Home Hub review: smart photo frame and home control panel, a capable digital assistant, photos and videos look crisp but sound quality is mediocre   —  Google Assistant helps this tiny screen feel powerful  —  $149.00  —  CNET may get a commission from these offers.  —  Compare These

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The data loss bug in Windows 10 shows Microsoft hasn’t developed the processes and systems needed to sustain the two feature updates a year for…

Peter Bright / Ars Technica : The data loss bug in Windows 10 shows Microsoft hasn't developed the processes and systems needed to sustain the two feature updates a year for Windows approach   —  Buggy updates point at deeper problems.  —  It's fair to say that the Windows 10 October 2018 Update has not been Microsoft's most successful update.

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Profile of Symphony, a secure messaging app for financial industry that also lets bots at different institutions talk to each other and settle trades…

Oliver Staley / Quartz : Profile of Symphony, a secure messaging app for financial industry that also lets bots at different institutions talk to each other and settle trades   —  For almost 40 years, Bloomberg has been an unescapable fact of life in the financial world.  —  Older than the internet …

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