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After false Hawaii missile notice, FCC launches investigation
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On Saturday, January 13, Hawaiians received a terrifying message on their phones, repeated on television and radio stations, which had received a similar alert: “BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII. SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER. THIS IS NOT A DRILL.” But actually, it was something of a drill, in that the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) was […]

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Apple says iCloud China data migration notice sent to some users in error
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 Apple says that an email sent to users with Apple IDs with locations not set to China that their iCloud data was being moved to a Chinese company’s servers was done so accidentally. The Cupertino tech giant had announced Wednesday that next month it will begin the process of moving Chinese users’ iCloud data to […]

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Deep learning could predict car trouble before you notice it
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Trying to replicate the sounds your car is making to the mechanic you're talking to is equal parts frustrating and embarrassing. But neural networks could put your best "worn out wheel bearing" impression into retirement. Israeli company 3DSignals us…

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Couple takes pics of Star Wars figure they bought, gets DMCA notice from Lucasfilm
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These aren’t the figurines Lucasfilm is looking for. (credit: Star Wars Action News) For the last decade, Marjorie Carvalho and her husband have produced Star Wars Action News, a podcast dedicated to Star Wars collectibles of all sorts. Predictably, they’ve had a lot to talk about, as waves of action figures and other collectibles have been launched in […]

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Twitter cuts 336 jobs so fast an ex-employee learns fate by “no access” notice
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On Tuesday, Twitter’s recently returned CEO Jack Dorsey sent a letter to all employees, notifying them that 336 jobs would be cut—around eight percent of the company’s workforce. Shortly thereafter, at 4:35am, Dorsey confirmed the news with the following tweet: Made some tough but necessary decisions that enable Twitter to move with greater focus and reinvest […]

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Google's new Chromecast is coming, but you won't notice a difference
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Last night an apparently refreshed model of Google’s Chromecast streaming dongle popped up in FCC filings (as pointed out by Zatz Not Funny), just like the original did in March last year, but don’t get too excited. Unfortunately, the documents don’t…

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Lawsuit claims SpaceX laid off hundreds without proper notice, pay
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Surprise axe-lowering alleged to have violated California law Former employees of Elon Musk’s SpaceX filed a class-action lawsuit against the private rocketry firm this week, alleging it unlawfully terminated hundreds of employees without giving proper notice or payouts for back wages and benefits.…

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