Facebook’s tie-up with Chinese smartphone giant Huawei makes a bad situation worse – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Facebook's tie-up with Chinese smartphone giant Huawei makes a bad situation worse
Los Angeles Times
Amid the uproar over Facebook's admission that it shared user data with Chinese device makers is an undercurrent of tension between the United States and China over technological dominance. Not only was Facebook passing previously undisclosed …
Facebook Data-Sharing Deals Include China's Huawei — Under US Suspicion Since 2012NPR


Why Facebook's Huawei Data Deal Has Lawmakers MadBloomberg
China's Huawei Says It Hasn't Collected Facebook User DataU.S. News & World Report
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NASA administrator promises not to abandon International Space Station without alternative plan – The Verge


The Verge

NASA administrator promises not to abandon International Space Station without alternative plan
The Verge
Today, NASA's new administrator, Jim Bridenstine, spoke candidly with a group of reporters in Washington, DC about the direction of NASA, touching on everything from deep space rockets to climate change. During the hour-long roundtable discussion, …
Space Station Could Be Split to Aid Privatization, New NASA Chief SaysNew York Times


Bridenstine emphasizes partnerships with industry to achieve NASA goalsSpaceNews
Once climate change skeptic, new NASA chief Bridenstine wants Earth science to remain key agency missionUSA TODAY
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. Back On The Top Of The Forbes List

Boxing wunderkind Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s unprecedented fight against Conor McGregor has pushed him back to the top of the Forbes list of best paid athletes for the fourth time in seven years. Mayweather, who goes by the nickname ‘Money’, earned $275 million from last year’s fight against Irish Mixed Martial Arts champion McGregor, whose cut […]

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Space Station Could Be Split to Aid Privatization, New NASA Chief Says – New York Times


New York Times

Space Station Could Be Split to Aid Privatization, New NASA Chief Says
New York Times
Jim Bridenstine, NASA's administrator, said President Trump's budget proposal put the agency's efforts to privatize the International Space Station “on steroids.”CreditMark Wilson/Getty Images. By Emily Baumgaertner. June 6, 2018. WASHINGTON — NASA is …
Once climate change skeptic, new NASA chief Bridenstine wants Earth science to remain key agency missionUSA TODAY


NASA administrator promises not to abandon International Space Station without alternative planThe Verge
What Americans want from space: More about Earth, less about moon and MarsGeekWire
Popular Science –Science Magazine –U.S. News & World Report –Newsweek
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Steam updates game-content guidelines, will include “something that you hate” – Ars Technica


Ars Technica

Steam updates game-content guidelines, will include “something that you hate”
Ars Technica
Steam, the long-running PC games marketplace operated by Valve Software, has consistently run into issues with approved and restricted content, and arguments about those guidelines have heated up in recent weeks. After Valve removed various "ero" …
Valve says removing controversial games from Steam is hard so it's not going toTechCrunch


Valve's video game marketplace Steam is now the anti-App StoreMashable
Steam Store will accept anything that's not 'illegal' or 'trolling'Engadget
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BlocBoy JB Releases New Music Video for His ‘Simi’ Mixtape Cut “Mamacita”

After taking over the game alongside Drake with his breakout Billboard 100 hit “Look Alive,” BlocBoy JB ‘shoots’ us with another delivery of new music off his new SIMI mixtape. The new music video for “Mamacita” was directed by Icy House Studios and features the Memphis rapper in the heat of a dance-off. As he […]

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Hands-On With macOS 10.14 Mojave: Dark Mode, Revamped Mac App Store, Desktop Stacks and More – Mac Rumors


Mac Rumors

Hands-On With macOS 10.14 Mojave: Dark Mode, Revamped Mac App Store, Desktop Stacks and More
Mac Rumors
Apple this week introduced the latest version of the operating system that runs on the Mac, macOS. macOS Mojave is Apple's first deviation from mountain-based naming in four years, and the update, with its new name, brings some major changes to the Mac …
How Apple sees iOS apps bringing new life to MacsCNET


Inside Apple's move to ramp up security & privacy in iOS 12 & macOS MojaveAppleInsider
What will the Mac be like in 2020?Macworld
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Why Facebook’s Huawei Data Deal Has Lawmakers Mad – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

Why Facebook's Huawei Data Deal Has Lawmakers Mad
Bloomberg
Facebook Inc. is under fire this week for yet another instance in which the personal data of users was shared outside of the social network in ways that most users were not aware. At issue are partnerships with more than 60 device-makers who had
Facebook's newest drama is a reminder of one of the company's big failures: It never owned the phoneRecode


Senators want Mark Zuckerberg to answer for 'questionable business practices'NBCNews.com
Facebook Gave Device Makers Deep Access to Data on Users and FriendsNew York Times
Facebook Newsroom –Financial Times
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Chris Paul Wants Max Deal Which Could Hurt Rockets in LeBron James Sweepstakes

The Houston Rockets are expected to make a run at landing LeBron James this summer. Unfortunately, there might be a problem with those plans because All-Star point guard Chris Paul wants to get paid. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Paul is highly unlikely to sign with Houston for a discount, and it is believed the 33-year […]

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Dinosaur fossil’s $2.4 million tag has experts worried museums are being priced out of the market – Washington Post


Washington Post

Dinosaur fossil's $2.4 million tag has experts worried museums are being priced out of the market
Washington Post
By the time the scientists had catalogued the last bone, they realized they might be staring at the discovery of a lifetime — the 70 percent intact fossil of a carnivorous creature as long as a telephone pole that may represent a new kind of dinosaur
Scientists Fear They Will Be Priced Out After Dinosaur Sells for $2.36 MillionExtremeTech


A Mysterious Dinosaur Skeleton Was Auctioned Off to a Private BuyerSmithsonian
Dinosaur Sells for Over $2 Million at Auction. Why Paleontologists Are DismayedLive Science
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