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Every single person who uses Twitter should regularly delete their old tweets – here's how to do it

Just go to your settings in Twitter, visit “Your Twitter data,” and at the very bottom, you’ll see a big button that says “Request data.” It might take awhile, but you’ll eventually get an email from Twitter with a big ol’ ZIP file full of old tweets. Let’s block ads! (Why?) Business Insider India

Photography

Full-frame mirrorless cameras just made their Hollywood debut with this thriller

Previous Next Full-frame mirrorless cameras have entered a new realm: Hollywood. The Possession of Hannah Grace, a Sony Pictures horror film in theaters since November 30, is the first feature film shot from start to finish with a full-frame mirrorless camera, according to Sony. The Sony a7S II shot the entire A-roll for the thriller, which […]

Gears & Gadgets

New wearable tech lets users listen to live music through their skin

Enlarge / Deaf and hearing concert goers enjoy a shared live experience in Las Vegas with new wearable technology from Music: Not Impossible (M:NI). Zappos Back in September, 200 music fans gathered at the Bunkhouse Saloon in downtown Las Vegas for a private live concert with a unique twist: several of the fans were deaf. […]

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The ‘Neo-Banks’ Are Finally Having Their Moment

Supported by The ‘Neo-Banks’ Are Finally Having Their Moment ImageChime, part of a new wave of alternative banks, has opened two million fee-free online checking accounts. Other so-called neo-banks include Aspiration, Empower and Varo.CreditCreditCayce Clifford for The New York Times By Nathaniel Popper Nov. 20, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO — After the financial crisis 10 years […]

Emerging Tech

Hikers missing on Mount Fuji could soon find a drone buzzing above their head

Trevor Mogg Every summer, thousands of hikers head to Mount Fuji to embark on what for many will be the most ambitious climb of their lives. At 3,776 meters, Mount Fuji is Japan’s highest mountain, with outdoor enthusiasts attracted by its distinctive volcanic-cone shape and special place in the nation’s culture. People come from across […]

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Tech C.E.O.s Are in Love With Their Principal Doomsayer

ImageYuval Noah Harari in Beverly Hills in September.CreditCreditEmily Berl for The New York Times SectionsSkip to contentSkip to site index Tech C.E.O.s Are in Love With Their Principal Doomsayer The futurist philosopher Yuval Noah Harari thinks Silicon Valley is an engine of dystopian ruin. So why do the digital elite adore him so? Yuval Noah […]

Gears & Gadgets

Windows 10 users finding their legit installs are being deactivated

What’s the fucking shit with you, MS, pic.twitter.com/Bw9n7MbJ7v — FaiKee (@FaiKeeF) November 8, 2018 For reasons that are currently unclear, Windows 10 Professional users are finding that their properly licensed installations are being deactivated. On systems affected by the issue, Windows is complaining that a Windows 10 Home license key is being used with a […]

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Why Some Amazon Workers Are Fuming About Their Raise

Why Some Amazon Workers Are Fuming About Their Raise ImageKaty Iber, an Amazon warehouse worker near Minneapolis, said a highly publicized pay raise could actually cost her money because she was losing bonuses and stock grants.CreditCreditJenn Ackerman for The New York Times By Karen Weise Oct. 9, 2018 SEATTLE — Last week, Dave Clark, Amazon’s […]

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Instagrammers are flocking to this NYC penthouse to increase their influence

October 5 at 3:32 PM In a photo posted on her Instagram page last month, Natalia Levsina relaxes in a nest of plush white bedding, a book in one hand and a cup of coffee in another. At first glance, you might assume the New York City-based social media influencer with 126,000 followers is holed […]

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Facebook logs 90 million people out of their accounts after security breach

(Johannes Berg/Bloomberg) Brian Fung Policy reporter focusing on telecommunications, media, cryptocurrencies and competition September 28 at 3:21 PM Facebook said Friday that hackers had stolen information that could have allowed them to take over 50 million user accounts, in the latest mishap for the social media company, which has spent months struggling to regain the […]

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'An apocalyptical onslaught to their models and profit margins': Why media agencies are on their death bed

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Gears & Gadgets

Implantable brain device could stop epileptic seizures in their tracks

Enlarge / Epileptic seizures occur when neurons start firing uncontrollably in a cascading snowball effect. Getty Images People who suffer severe epileptic seizures may one day be able to control or even prevent them with an electronic device implanted directly into the brain. An oncoming seizure would trigger the targeted release of a brain-signaling chemical […]

Photography

2 Pro Photographers Discuss Capturing Their Vision of the World

Last year, photographers around the globe captured 1.2 trillion digital photos, according to estimates from market research firm KeyPoint Intelligence. It’s a statistic that suggests we’ve been exposed to more images in the past year than at any other point in history. Now, imagine you have to take photos for a living. How do you […]

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This photographer captured shots of people texting their most intimate secrets in public – and it's a compelling insight into human nature

Kaspars Grinvalds/Shutterstock If you’ve ever commuted on New York’s subways in rush hour traffic, you may have found your eyes drifting to the open cellphone of the person seated beside you.  This total stranger and fellow commuter might be texting a friend about dinner plans. They might be reading a book on their phone. They […]

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New California Privacy Bill Gives Consumer Sweeping Control Over Their Personal Data

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – California Governor Jerry Brown on Thursday signed data privacy legislation aimed at giving consumers more control over how companies collect and manage their personal information, a proposal that Google and other big companies had opposed as too burdensome. Under the proposal, large companies, such as those with data on more than […]