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Parler: Social media app used by far-right removed from internet after pro-Trump riots

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Parler: Social media app used by far-right removed from internet after pro-Trump riots Parler: Social media app used by far-right removed from internet after pro-Trump riots Social media app Parler has been removed from the internet in the wake of the violence in Washington, DC. Amazon, which had provided the online tools to run the app, informed Parler that it …

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How Parler, a Chosen App of Trump Fans, Became a Test of Free Speech

How Parler, a Chosen App of Trump Fans, Became a Test of Free Speech

How Parler, a Chosen App of Trump Fans, Became a Test of Free Speech How Parler, a Chosen App of Trump Fans, Became a Test of Free Speech Parler grew slowly until early 2020, when Twitter began labeling Mr. Trump’s tweets as inaccurate and some of his supporters joined Parler in protest. After November’s election, Parler grew even more quickly …

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Apple and Google Cut Off Parler, an App That Drew Trump Supporters

Apple and Google Cut Off Parler, an App That Drew Trump Supporters

Apple and Google Cut Off Parler, an App That Drew Trump Supporters Apple and Google Cut Off Parler, an App That Drew Trump Supporters Amazon helps Parler operate by hosting its web traffic on its servers, according to a group of Amazon employees. Those employees and at least one member of Congress have called on Amazon to cut Parler off …

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The facial-recognition app Clearview sees a spike in use after Capitol attack.

The facial-recognition app Clearview sees a spike in use after Capitol attack.

The facial-recognition app Clearview sees a spike in use after Capitol attack. The facial-recognition app Clearview sees a spike in use after Capitol attack. After the Capitol riot, Clearview AI, a facial-recognition app used by law enforcement, has seen a spike in use, said the company’s chief executive, Hoan Ton-That. “There was a 26 percent increase of searches over our …

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What We Know About Clubhouse’s App Influencer Program

What We Know About Clubhouse's App Influencer Program

What We Know About Clubhouse’s App Influencer Program What We Know About Clubhouse’s App Influencer Program Nearly every social media platform has turned its top users into stars: YouTubers, Viners, Dubsmashers, TikTokers, even LinkedIn influencers. Now, Clubhouse, an audio-only app that built its name with tech investors before expanding into entertainment, is trying to cultivate its own local celebrities. The …

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Vaccinated? Show Us Your App

Vaccinated? Show Us Your App

Vaccinated? Show Us Your App Vaccinated? Show Us Your App Covid-19 health pass apps could help reopen businesses and restore the economy. They could also unfairly exclude people from travel and workplaces. Source link

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Apple Halves Its App Store Fee for the Smaller Companies

Apple Halves Its App Store Fee for the Smaller Companies

Apple Halves Its App Store Fee for the Smaller Companies Apple Halves Its App Store Fee for the Smaller Companies Apple, facing growing antitrust scrutiny over what it charges other companies for access to its App Store, said on Wednesday that it would cut in half the fee it took from the smallest app developers. Developers that brought in $1 …

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Apple Does Not Need to Return Fortnite to App Store, Judge Rules

Apple Does Not Need to Return Fortnite to App Store, Judge Rules

Apple Does Not Need to Return Fortnite to App Store, Judge Rules Apple Does Not Need to Return Fortnite to App Store, Judge Rules SAN FRANCISCO — A federal judge ruled on Friday that Apple did not need to reinstate the popular video game Fortnite in its App Store, in a blow to Fortnite’s parent company, Epic Games, which is …

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Microsoft Says App Stores Should Be More Competitive

Microsoft Says App Stores Should Be More Competitive

Microsoft Says App Stores Should Be More Competitive Microsoft Says App Stores Should Be More Competitive SEATTLE — Microsoft on Thursday said it would give developers more control in its app store, providing a sharp contrast to Apple, which is facing growing pressure for its firm grip on its App Store. Microsoft on Thursday said that it was adopting 10 …

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Jenny Holzer App to Bring ‘Great Books’ Home

Jenny Holzer App to Bring ‘Great Books’ Home

Jenny Holzer App to Bring ‘Great Books’ Home Jenny Holzer App to Bring ‘Great Books’ Home For decades, the artist Jenny Holzer has projected phrases — often borrowed sayings — on surfaces such as building facades, ocean waves and mountains. But her new project, called “You Be My Ally” after a line by Sappho, includes her first smartphone app designed …

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