What Tech Backlash? Google, Facebook Still Rank High in Polls

Technology companies are on the defensive, battling waves of criticism. Facebook is overrun by fake news and sold political ads to the Russians. Rivals accuse Google of skewing its search results, and women have sued the company for alleged discrimination in pay and promotions. Liberals complain the platforms are enabling hate speech; conservatives say they … Read more

Trending Tech Business News: Hacker named ‘Alf’ obtained around 30 gigabytes of data

Hacker named ‘Alf’ obtained around 30 gigabytes of data Former Ronald Reagan assistant defense secretary Larry Korb discusses news that a hacker, nicknamed ‘Alf’, stole nearly 30 gigabytes of data in an attack against Australia. via FOX BUSINESS NEWS Technology http://ift.tt/2ykgpYA

South Park slams Facebook for selling fake news

“I make money from Facebook for my fake content in order to pay Facebook to promote my fake stories” said…Professor Chaos in one of the most brutal and succinct criticisms of the social network to date. The latest episode of South Park pulled no punches in its take down of the Facebook fake news scandal. … Read more

Trending Tech Business News: Hacker named ‘Alf’ obtained around 30 gigabytes of data

Hacker named ‘Alf’ obtained around 30 gigabytes of data Former Ronald Reagan assistant defense secretary Larry Korb discusses news that a hacker, nicknamed ‘Alf’, stole nearly 30 gigabytes of data in an attack against Australia. via FOX BUSINESS NEWS Technology http://ift.tt/2ykgpYA

Your Samsung Galaxy S8 might not be receiving every text (Updated)

If you’ve noticed that not every text message sent to you on your Samsung Galaxy S8 is getting through, you’re not alone. Numerous other users are reporting the same issue. In threads on Reddit, users across Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint are all reporting that some messages people have sent to them aren’t being received, … Read more

No one uses Facebook Stories, so now they’re available for #brands

The social network says that this is rolling out to all Pages over the next few months, both on Android and iOS. The last attempt to make Facebook Stories relevant was allowing people to cross-post Stories directly from Instagram. And, well, that hasn’t exactly set the world on fire, so might as well open them … Read more

Lettera di Loris Bertocco a la Repubblica: “Vi chiedo una legge per chi soffre”

12 ottobre 2017 Sono Loris, vi chiedo la possibilità di accompagnarmi in questo percorso e vi racconto la mia storia. Sono nato a Dolo il 17 giugno del 1958 e nel 1977 frequentavo l'Istituto Tecnico. Il 30 marzo 1977 ho fatto un incidente stradale che … by Livio Acerbo #greengroundit from

New story in Technology from Time: Delta’s App Just Got a New Feature That Travelers Will Love

Checking in for a Delta flight just became a lot easier. Delta now automatically sends boarding passes to passengers 24 hours before a flight if they’re using Delta’s mobile app. Flyers just have to open the Fly Delta app to trigger the check-in. The change has only rolled out to iOS users at this time, … Read more

AR mystery startup Magic Leap looking to raise as much as $1B in new round

Magic Leap may be raising as much as $1 billion to fund their vision of a future filled with augmented reality glasses. A Delaware filing dated Wednesday was provided to us by CB Insights, confirming that the secretive startup has authorized about $1 billion in new funding.  The filing authorizes over 37 million shares of Series … Read more