★★ The bright parts in the overcast sky went from fuzzy glowing spots to choppy-looking rifts. Far inland, on the horizon beside the apartment slab and over the river, ran a band of clear pale blue. But the rifts closed again and the clouds over Manhattan stayed dark. Leaves and garbage spun in a sweeping […]
Health care companies saw the biggest increases in value
The quest for a secure wireless sex toy continues.
Twitter has been known for preaching free speech, but that’s come to harm the company as trolls and abusers thrive across its network.
Now, in the wake of a movement for women to boycott Twitter, the company is making its biggest sweep of changes yet to address hate speech and abuse.
The details, leaked to Wired, were shared with members of Twitter’s Trust and Safety Council Tuesday. In an email, Twitter’s team outlines both its current and updated policies on several circumstances:
Unwanted sexual advances
Hate symbols and imagery
Tweets that glorify violence Read more…
It was awarded to his novel “Lincoln in the Bardo”
An Amsterdam-based student decided to take a selfie with every single man who harassed her during a month and posted the pics on Instagram. The results are one of the … Read more
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Memo outlines steps Twitter plans to control hate and abuse on the service, including expanded definitions of nudity and more enforcement.
There’s a very thin line between cute and creepy. And some people in Japan are really walking that line. The new trend of Kigurumi is making waves online for its … Read more
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It’s a tale as old as time. Entrepreneur meets VC. VC shells out a bunch of dough. Entrepreneur operates under threat of failure to turn that cash into a profit. And the cycle repeats. But James Rohrbach, a serial founder who sold his previous company to Noodle in 2010, wanted to try something different. Rohrbach has been interested in ed tech throughout his entire career, with a… Read More
Hackers have found ways to subvert parental controls in the children’s computer game.
Google is playing catch up to Apple and Samsung with the Pixel 2
As much as I am scared of heights and flying, I always wanted to experience reading during long flights. Amid the busy days, it’s like that’s the only time I’ll ever find time to pick up a book without worrying about anything. Aside from my fear, of course. This wonder increased when Mari Jasmine posted […]
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Tracking shots are a cinematic hallmark, but pulling them off generally requires — unsurprisingly — a track of some kind…
Nothing will motivate you like imagining the life you could have.
Three years ago, Torrin made a discovery: many kids who have cancer lose their hair during their treatment.s Although the main focus of treating cancer treatment is, of course, on restoring the person to health, …
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You’re reading Significant Digits, a daily digest of the numbers tucked inside the news. 5.3 percent That’s the percentage of roughly 45,000 spec scrips submitted to The Black List that contained a sexual assault. A disproportionate number of those scripts were written by men. [The Black List Blog] 1992 That’s the last year the New […]