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Internet

The U.K. Is Trying to Regulate the Internet: Here's What It Means

The Online Harms White Paper could be a litmus test for tech regulation in the U.S., as the U.K. government attempts to balance oversight with modern web freedoms.
Amazon Prime Day

Amazon Announces Prime Day Concert With Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift will headline a live-streamed Prime Day Concert held exclusively for Prime members which will also feature Dua Lipa, SZA and Becky G.
eBay

If Amazon Crashes Again This Prime Day, eBay Has You Covered

eBay is planning to take on Prime Day with its own savings event on July 15, promising 'a fresh batch of too-good-to-be-true deals...if Amazon crashes.'
Delivery

7-Eleven Now Delivers to Parks and Beaches

The 7NOW delivery app allows your order to be delivered to public locations including parks, beaches, sports fields and entertainment venues.
Artificial Intelligence

Walmart Is Using AI to Prevent Checkout Theft

Over 1,000 stores are using computer vision tech to watch checkouts and ensure no item ever goes unscanned.
Social Media

Just Because You Can Take a Selfie Doesn't Mean We Want You To

We can all agree that a picture in front of the Parthenon is a fair game, but that post-workout flex? Maybe not.
Hackers

Florida City to Pay $600,000 to Hackers After Ransomware Attack

The attack occurred on May 29 when a police department employee reportedly opened an email containing the malicious code.
Google

Google Pledges $1 Billion to Address Bay Area Housing Crisis

Over the next decade, Google plans to convert $750 million of its land from commercial to residential, paving the way for 15,000 new homes.
Cybersecurity

Don't Get Duped by This Sneaky Google Calendar Spam

Despite what that Google Calendar invite says, you probably didn't win a bunch of money.
Facebook

Facebook's Cryptocurrency: Everything We Know So Far

Facebook's big blockchain play will reportedly create a crypto-based payments ecosystem across Facebook, Messenger, Instagram, WhatsApp and beyond.
Autonomous Cars

Sorry Truckers, Volvo's Autonomous Vehicles Can Handle it From Here

Volvo's Vera will eventually mean fewer trucking jobs.