Lawsuit blames Google, Facebook, Twitter for Istanbul nightclub terror attack

A lawsuit filed Thursday in a California federal court blames Google, Facebook and Twitter for helping cause the New Year’s Eve terror attack by ISIS at an Istanbul nightclub that left 39 dead.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/20/lawsuit-blames-google-facebook-twitter-for-istanbul-nightclub-terror-attack.html

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Report: Siri Hobbled by Apple’s Obsession with User Privacy

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A new report from The Wall Street Journal blames Apple’s lack of progress on equal parts hubris and an excessive concern with privacy.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/mobile/250613-report-siri-hobbled-apples-obsession-user-privacy?source=Computing

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Facebook exec adds insult to injury with 'pipeline' comment in response to poor ratings on diversity report

Facebook diversity exec blames applicant “pipeline” on Facebook’s diversity problem, highlighted in the company’s recent diversity report. Data shows that pipeline is not this issue, and critics say that Facebook needs to take a hard look at its hiring practices.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/18/facebook-exec-adds-insult-to-injury-with-pipeline-comment-in-response-to-poor-ratings-on-diversity-report.html

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Is Nvidia’s PhysX causing AMD frame rate problems?

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There’s a rumor going around that blames AMD’s low Gears of War performance on Nvidia’s PhysX API. The truth is somewhat more complicated, and there’s no clear answer as to what’s harming AMD’s performance at the moment.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/224216-is-nvidias-physx-causing-amd-frame-rate-problems

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