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“Change your future” tomorrow with choice-filled Black Mirror film on Netflix
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Netflix Rumors of an experimental “choose your own adventure” feature on Netflix may have finally found their target film: a one-off Black Mirror “event,” dubbed Black Mirror: Bandersnatch. Netflix announced Bandersnatch with a surprise trailer drop on Thursday, one day before the film’s world premiere tomorrow. With that came confirmation on the film’s listing page of “multiple […]

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2018: The Year of Fighting for Positive Change
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When I think of corporate responsibility, one company tends to float to the top, and that is Cisco. With massive efforts to train people all over the world in the critical networking skills needed to secure and expand global communications, Cisco has been taking a major chunk out of joblessness. It has invested millions to […]

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New U.S. report says that climate change could cost nearly $500 billion per year by 2090
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A new report from the U.S. government on the impacts of climate change on society indicates that unless action is taken, climatological events could cost the country nearly half a trillion dollars annually by 2090. The National Climate Assessment is a congressionally mandated report on the impacts of climate change and was culled from the work […]

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To actually change the world, Big Tech needs to grow up
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Yung Wu Contributor Yung Wu is the CEO of MaRS Discovery District, a Toronto-based innovation hub. “Fierce competitor” is one of the biggest, and most culturally ingrained, compliments that exists in sports. The same is true in the technology world. However, as competitors originating from outside of Silicon Valley rise, so do the stakes for […]

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Tiny Books Fit in One Hand. Will They Change the Way We Read?
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Several readers have shared a report about publishing industry’s new gamble to drive people to buy physical copies of books: making the books much tinier. From the report: As a physical object and a feat of technology, the printed book is hard to improve upon. Apart from minor cosmetic tweaks, the form has barely evolved […]

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Australia doesn’t care to break its coal habit in the face of climate change
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Enlarge / Coking coal. (credit: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Earlier this week, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a dire warning about climate change: unless governments of the world coordinate to implement multiple long-term changes, we risk overshooting the 2°C warming scenario that countries strived to target in the Paris Agreement. This would lead […]

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Chrome 70's Upcoming Security Change Will Break Hundreds of Sites
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When Chrome 70 arrives on October 16th, it will drop trust for a major HTTPS certificate provider, putting hundreds of popular websites at risk of breaking. “Chrome 70 is expected to be released on or around October 16, when the browser will start blocking sites that run older Symantec certificates issued before June 2016, including […]

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Uber diversity head says 'culture change doesn't happen overnight'     – CNET
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Bo Young Lee says meaningful reform usually takes a few years.

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Spotify users still can't block followers, but that could change
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Spotify isn't as much of a haven from harassment as many might like. Since the service shares your plays with followers by default, it's possible for harassers to keep up with your listening habits and exploit that to their advantage (say, by findin…

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