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Apple readies its next iPhone, Joe Rogan interviews Zuck, and Twitter purportedly pauses plans to compete with OnlyFans

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Apple settles lawsuit with developer over App Store rejections and scams

An app developer’s lawsuit over App Store rejections, scams and fraud has ended in a settlement agreement after court filings show a request to...

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Twitter is finally rolling out an edit button later this month, first to Twitter Blue subscribers

An edit button has been the most requested feature to date on Twitter, and as of today, the company is finally giving users what they’ve been...

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Daily Crunch: Snap lays off one-fifth of its workforce after missing revenue and growth targets

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Twitter’s attempt to monetize porn reportedly halted due to child safety warnings

Despite serving as the online watercooler for journalists, politicians and VCs, Twitter isn’t the most profitable social network on the...

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Daily Crunch: Embedded finance fintech Pezesha raises $11M pre-Series A equity-debt round

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Twitter is launching it’s ‘Close Friends’ feature Circle globally

Twitter is launching its Circle feature — which lets you post a tweet to a select set of people — globally. The company started testing this...

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Musk cites whistleblower allegations in fresh attempt to backtrack on $44B Twitter acquisition

Elon Musk is adding allegations from Twitter security whistleblower Peiter “Mudge” Zatko to his list of reasons for pulling out of the...

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Elon Musk taps the Twitter whistleblower for help getting out of the deal

Elon Musk's legal team sent a subpoena to former Twitter head of security Peiter "Mudge" Zatko, who filed a whistleblower complaint...

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Daily Crunch: Former Apple employee pleads guilty to stealing autonomous vehicle design details

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Twitter whistleblower says platform was unable to guard against insider threats on January 6

Among the many damning allegations in the newly released Twitter whistleblower complaint, is the disquieting revelation that Twitter was unable to...

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Twitter ex-security head says the social network has ‘deficient moderation’ for Spaces

The whistleblower complaint alleges Twitter executives were aware of the potential for abuse, but refused to slow the roll out.

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Mudge’s report helps Musk’s legal fight over $44B Twitter deal; says there are ‘millions’ of accounts that could be spam bots

Elon Musk has been handed a fat golden goose to feed his legal battle over ending his acquisition of Twitter. The tech mogul has been trying to...

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Ex-security chief accuses Twitter of cybersecurity mismanagement in an explosive whistleblower complaint

Pieter "Mudge" Zatko accuses his former employer of "egregious" cybersecurity deficiencies.

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Twitter confirms it is testing a phone number verification badge

Last week, app researcher Jane Manchun Wong pointed out that Twitter is testing a new profile badge for people who have verified their phone numbers....

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Elon Musk subpoenas former Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey will be asked about the impact of bots and spam accounts on Twitter’s business and operations re: Elon Musk subpoena of the former...

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Do Kwon’s Terra trauma and drama lives to see another day

Anita and Jacquelyn recap the fallen stablecoin star's recent interview, Galaxy Digital's conflict with BitGo and layoffs at crypto.com

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Teens have abandoned Facebook, Pew study says

Instagram isn't too far behind TikTok, though.

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Daily Crunch: Spotify Tickets rollout lets concertgoers buy passes for live gigs

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Former Twitter employee found guilty of spying for Saudi Arabia

A jury convicted Ahmad Abouammo of spying, conspiracy to commit wire fraud, falsifying records and money laundering. He faces up to 20 years in...

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Twitter confirms it’s down for some users, says it’s working on a fix

Twitter has confirmed that some users are currently having problems accessing the social network and that it’s working to fix the issue....

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WhatsApp extends time limit to delete a message to 60 hours

WhatsApp now allows you to delete a message for up to two days and 12 hours (60 hours in total), so you can remove an accidentally sent chat even...

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Daily Crunch: Amazon to acquire iRobot in $1.7B all-cash deal

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That message from ‘Twitter Support’ is almost certainly fake

Users on Twitter have been receiving messages purporting to be from “Twitter Support” urging them to act quickly to avoid suspension,...

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Twitter fixes security bug that exposed at least 5.4 million accounts

Twitter fixed the bug in January, but not before it was exploited.

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Twitter denies Musk’s countersuit claims with a lot of snark

Twitter has filed a legal response denying Elon Musk’s counterclaims about the company he’s supposed to acquire — a deal he’s...

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The 5 biggest takeaways from Tesla’s Cyber Roundup

Tesla's 2022 Cyber Roundup shareholder meeting took on a boisterous tone from the outset.

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A new app called Banish blocks those annoying ‘open in app’ banners

A new app for iPhone users can help you browse the web without being constantly bothered by pop-up panels that beg you to use the company’s app...

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