Facebook works to improve ad transparency after supposed Russian interference in 2016 election

Facebook said it would hire 1,000 people to help review and remove ads and make the advertising it sells more transparent after $100,000 in Russian-backed ads were purchased in an attempt to influence the 2016 U.S. Presidential election.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/02/facebook-works-to-improve-ad-transparency-after-supposed-russian-interference-in-2016-election.html

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Will consumers pay $1,000 (or more) for the next iPhone?

Reports indicate that the high-end version of the iPhone is likely to surpass $1,000. Following Samsung’s announcement of a high-priced phone itself, will consumers pay these costs?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/25/will-consumers-pay-1000-or-more-for-next-iphone.html

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Alphabet Jumps on the $1K-a-Share Train


Alphabet shares reached a new record high on Monday, surpassing the $1,000 benchmark just a week after Amazon accomplished the feat. Investors placed bets that Google’s core search and emerging artificial intelligence technology will help maintain the company’s dominance over its Silicon Valley rivals. The stock price surged after Pacific Crest securities analyst Andy Hargreaves advised investors in a research note to get out of Apple and invest in Alphabet, which he sees as having a great risk/reward profile and more potential upside.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84584.html?rss=1

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Amazon Shares Hit Milestone as E-Commerce Battle Heats Up


Amazon stock surged to more than $1,000 for the first time on Tuesday, marking a milestone for the dominant e-commerce retailer and leaving its closest competitors still trying to figure out a path to closing the gap. Amazon’s shares hovered near $997 in late mid-afternoon trading after reaching $1001.20 earlier in the day, an all-time-high for the stock. Friday’s closing price was $995.78. The key to Amazon’s dominance has been growth in its Prime membership, which has doubled to more than 80 million members in the past two years.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84568.html?rss=1

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Bitcoin Rides the Uncertainty Wave


The price of bitcoin soared to a new three-year high on Monday, surpassing the $1,000 mark for the first time, in response to economic and geopolitical uncertainty in China following the U.S. presidential election. The price of bitcoin stood at more than $1,025 in late trading on Tuesday, after rising to nearly $1,030. The market cap was $16.49 billion, according to CoinDesk. The price of bitcoin last reached an all-time high in November 2013, when it traded at $1,163. The price of bitcoin is closely linked to events in the Chinese market.

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KiloCore project packs 1,000 CPU cores into tiny power envelope, 32nm process

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A new, ultra-low-power CPU architecture packs 1,000 CPU cores into a tiny surface area, with maximum power consumption of well under 15W at peak operating speeds.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/230643-new-kilocore-project-packs-1000-cpu-cores-into-tiny-power-envelope-32nm-process

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German coal & power firm RWE plans to use up to 1,000 iPads under Apple/IBM deal

Article Image A German coal and power corporation, RWE, is planning to deploy up to 1,000 iPads through Apple and IBM’s MobileFirst partnership, a CIO with the company’s generation unit said on Tuesday.

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Apple Pay hits 1,000 US card issuers ahead of planned retail expansions

Article Image On Friday Apple reached the 1,000 mark for the number of U.S. card issuers supporting Apple Pay, a figure continuing to outpace the number of retail chains supporting the platform.

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Nvidia GeForce GTX Titan X reviewed: Crushing the single-GPU market

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Nvidia’s latest Titan X has launched, and it’s a doozy. The new $1000 GPU breaks records for single-card 4K gaming.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/201346-nvidia-geforce-gtx-titan-x-reviewed-crushing-the-single-gpu-market

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Malicious software in cash registers could affect more than 1,000 US retailers, gov't warns

More than 1,000 U.S. retailers could be infected with malicious software lurking in their cash register computers, allowing hackers to steal customer financial data, the Homeland Security Department said Friday.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/08/22/malicious-software-in-cash-registers-could-affect-more-than-1000-us-retailers/

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Authors to rebuke Amazon over Hachette dispute with full-page NYT ad

Nearly 1,000 authors affected by the onging e-book spat between Amazon and Hachette have signed their names to a letter — set to run as a full-page advertisement in the Sunday New York Times later this week — imploring the online retailer to settle the dispute and calling on readers to voice their displeasure directly to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.



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