PlayStation Won’t Attend E3 2019, Sony Confirms – GameSpot


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PlayStation Won't Attend E3 2019, Sony Confirms
GameSpot
Since its inception more than 20 years ago, the Electronic Entertainment Expo has traditionally been the biggest gaming event of the year. The industry's major players, Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo, have all had a regular presence at the show, but it
PlayStation is skipping E3 2019The Verge


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Sony says it's skipping E3 2019CNET
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Sony Won’t Attend E3 2019 – GameSpot


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Sony Won't Attend E3 2019
GameSpot
Since its inception more than 20 years ago, the Electronic Entertainment Expo has traditionally been the biggest gaming event of the year. The industry's major players, Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo, have all had a regular presence at the show, but it
PlayStation is skipping E3 2019Polygon


Sony is skipping E3 2019Ars Technica
Sony says it's skipping E3 2019CNET
IGN –BGR –Engadget –Game Rant
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Facebook will reduce reach of ‘sensationalist and provocative’ content – The Verge


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Facebook will reduce reach of 'sensationalist and provocative' content
The Verge
Facebook is once again tweaking how stories spread through the News Feed, this time going after posts that are “sensationalist and provocative.” The goal isn't just to cut down on clickbait, but to cut down on misinformation and problematic posts that
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Facebook goes on defensive over New York Times investigationCNN
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SpaceX launches Qatari communications satellite – CBS News


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SpaceX launches Qatari communications satellite
CBS News
Last Updated Nov 15, 2018 4:47 PM EST. SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket powered by a previously flown first stage Thursday, lifting Qatar's Es'hail 2 communications satellite into orbit in the California rocket-builder's 18th launch so far this year.
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SpaceX launched and landed another used Falcon 9 rocketThe Verge
SpaceX rocket successfully launches 'hammy' satelliteCNET
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A Used SpaceX Rocket Just Launched a Satellite for Qatar, Then Aced a Landing – Space.com


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A Used SpaceX Rocket Just Launched a Satellite for Qatar, Then Aced a Landing
Space.com
The two-stage Falcon 9 lifted off at 3:46 p.m. EST (2046 GMT) today (Nov. 15) from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. About 32 minutes later, the rocket successfully deployed its payload, the Es'hail-2 communications
SpaceX launched and landed another used Falcon 9 rocketThe Verge


SpaceX launches Qatari communications satelliteCBS News
See SpaceX blast a satellite into orbit, nail rocket landing on a drone shipMashable
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Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Changes Algorithm to Reduce Viral Posts – Bloomberg


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Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Changes Algorithm to Reduce Viral Posts
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Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said the company is taking more drastic measures to reduce the spread of sensational content on its site — by tweaking the news feed algorithm. “People naturally engage with more sensational
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Facebook Fires PR Firm That Tried Linking the Social Network's Opponents to George SorosFortune
Facebook's Zuckerberg pushes back at criticism over handling of scandalsCNET
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Sharp Announces the Aquos R2 With 2 Screen Notches – ExtremeTech


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Sharp Announces the Aquos R2 With 2 Screen Notches
ExtremeTech
You need only look at recent phone launches to see that screen notches are very in right now. Apple, Google, LG, Nokia, and many others have fully embraced the space saving and visually contentious screen notch. If one is good, then maybe two would be …
Sharp made a phone with two notchesThe Verge


Sharp Is Making a Dual-Notch Smartphone for All You Die-Hard Notch-Heads Out ThereGizmodo
Sharp's Aquos R2 Compact has double the notches, double the fun?Android Police
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Mark Zuckerberg ordered Facebook’s executives to use Android phones – Android Police


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Mark Zuckerberg ordered Facebook's executives to use Android phones
Android Police
According to a report out of the New York Times yesterday, Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg ordered the company's high-level managers to switch to Android phones earlier this year. It's not clear if the order was ever enforced, or
Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Changes Algorithm to Reduce Viral PostsBloomberg


Mark Zuckerberg tells staff to dump iPhones in tiff with Apple's Tim CookThe Mercury News
Facebook Admits It 'Encourages' Employees to Use Android Smartphones, Not iPhonesVariety
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Watch SpaceX Launch a Satellite and Land a Rocket Today! – Space.com


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Watch SpaceX Launch a Satellite and Land a Rocket Today!
Space.com
SpaceX plans to launch a communications satellite and land a rocket today (Nov. 15), and you can catch all the action live. A two-stage SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket topped with the Es'hail-2 communications satellite is scheduled to lift off from Pad 39A of
Watch SpaceX launch and land a used Falcon 9 rocketThe Verge


How to watch today's SpaceX launch from Kennedy Space Center and landingFlorida Today
SpaceX plans to launch rocket from Space Coast this afternoonWFTV Orlando
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Facebook claims more progress against fake news and other ills following bombshell report – CNBC


CNBC

Facebook claims more progress against fake news and other ills following bombshell report
CNBC
Facebook on Thursday released its latest report on the removal of harmful content from its services, one day after a bombshell report that detailed how the company avoided and deflected blame in the public conversation around its handling of Russian …
Facebook Is Under Renewed Fire Over How It Handled MisinformationBloomberg


Facebook did an audit of anti-conservative bias — Now let's see the resultsFox News
Facebook under pressure over Soros smear tacticsTechCrunch
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CDs Are Dead! …Or Are They?

Although vinyl has been making a significant comeback in the age of streaming, the CD has largely been thought of as a relic of the past. New data suggests, however, that calling time of death on the CD may have been premature. _____________________ Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music…