Google cancels meeting on diversity, citing workers' safety

Google surprised many of its workers Thursday after the company suddenly canceled a town-hall meeting in the wake of the firing of a worker who had written the controversial leaked memo on diversity.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/10/google-cancels-meeting-on-diversity-citing-workers-safety.html

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Photobucket angers a lot of its users with sudden payment demand

Photobucket has upset a large chunk of its user base after suddenly demanding $400 a year for embedding images in third-party sites. Even worse, currently hosted images have been removed from sites until payment is received.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/05/photobucket-angers-lot-its-users-with-sudden-payment-demand.html

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How to speed up a slow phone in 5 minutes or less

When it happens, it’s awful. Your smartphone suddenly slows to a crawl and struggles to complete every little task. There are several things that could be causing the problem. Here’s how you can fix the issue in around five minutes.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/18/how-to-speed-up-slow-phone-in-5-minutes-or-less.html

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Amazon Drops Wells Fargo Student Loan Program Like Hot Potato


Amazon and Wells Fargo Education Financial Services this week suddenly ended a partnership to offer low-cost loans to college students, less than six weeks after announcing the program. Wells Fargo, the largest lender of private student loans among all U.S. commercial banks, had offered a 0.50 percent discount to Amazon Prime Student customers under the partnership. They were eligible for an additional 0.25 percent rate reduction if they enrolled in the bank’s automatic monthly loan repayment plan.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83884.html?rss=1

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Hidden high-tech ocean pods will unleash Naval drones

What if the U.S. could seed secret pods deep in the oceans that suddenly burst out of the water unleashing devastating surprise attacks on the enemy? While this sounds like the stuff of science fiction the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is working to make this amazing project science fact.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/12/hidden-high-tech-ocean-pods-will-unleash-naval-drones.html

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Citing fire concerns, NY City bans hoverboards from all subways, trains, and buses

While it’s fair to say that most hoverboards do not suddenly catch fire and burn down homes, there is clearly a problem with sub-standard units hitting the market, a few of which do suddenly catch fire and burn down homes.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/28/citing-fire-concerns-ny-city-bans-hoverboards-from-all-subways-trains-and-buses.html

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Send an email you regret? Gmail's 'Undo Send' option is now out of beta

It’s something that has happened to all of us: you finish an email, hit send, and suddenly realize that you’ve made a typo or spelled the recipient’s name wrong.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/06/23/send-email-regret-gmail-undo-send-option-is-now-out-beta/

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