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​Uber devises secret Greyball tool to evade officials – CNET


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​Uber devises secret Greyball tool to evade officials
CNET
Uber uses a secretive tool called Greyball to identify unwanted users. Uber. Uber isn't always welcome in the cities where it operates. On more than one occasion, the ride-hailing company launched in a new locale only to have authorities say no way.
Uber's Secret App for Tracking Cops Sounds Creepy as HellGizmodo


Uber used an elaborate secret program to hide from government regulatorsThe Verge
Report: Uber created a fake version of its app to trick and evade authoritiesMashable
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Musicians React To SXSW Contract That Threatens To Inform Immigration Authorities, Festival Responds

SXSW has been dragged kicking and screaming into the immigration debate thanks to its official contract which threatens to notify U.S. immigration authorities if an artist plays official or unofficial showcases without the proper work visas. ___________________________________ In a series of tweet this week, Felix Walworth of indie band Told… … Read More Musicians React To SXSW Contract That Threatens To Inform Immigration Authorities, Festival Responds

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Switch Owners Are Still Reporting Joy-Con Connectivity Issues [UPDATE: Nintendo comments] – Kotaku


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Switch Owners Are Still Reporting Joy-Con Connectivity Issues [UPDATE: Nintendo comments]
Kotaku
Some Nintendo Switch owners continue to say the console's left Joy-Con controller has sync problems. Even after the console's first system update, they're left wondering what they can do for a fix. Advertisement. The issue appears to occur while
Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Issues And Other Tidbits Addressed On Support SiteGameSpot


The Nintendo Switch's Virtual Console Should Be A Subscription ServiceForbes
Nintendo Switch users face hardware issues on launch dayPolygon
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