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With TikTok, ‘Uncool' Microsoft Aims for the Love of Tweens

28 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Buying one of the largest and most influential social networks in the country could change the perception of the tech giant.
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The US Takes On TikTok

42 minutes ago   |   Slate

TikTok is not just a meme-machine. It's the culmination of all our problems with big tech, data, and China's ascendancy.
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. Microsoft is in talks to buy TikTok from its...
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ByteDance says preliminary talks with a tech firm over TikTok have started -staff letter

3 hours ago   |   National Post

BEIJING/SHANGHAI - TikTok owner ByteDance said on Monday that the company had initiated preliminary talks with a tech company to help it continue offering the short video app...
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Texas Tech defensive lineman who declared for the 2020 NFL Draft in January has reportedly transferred to an FCS school

11 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

It's unclear exactly what the hell is going on in this situation.
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A Stunning Illustration of the Extent of Misdeeds by Big Tech

12 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The five and a half hour long hearing on Capitol Hill offered a stunning illustration of the extent of misdeeds by big tech
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The new chief marketing officer of Oracle talks about leaving Amazon, and says that Larry Ellison's big cloud offensive has 'parallels' to the early days of AWS

The new chief marketing officer of Oracle talks about leaving Amazon, and says that Larry Ellison's big cloud offensive has 'parallels' to the early days of AWS

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Ariel Kelman became Oracle's new chief marketing officer in January, when he took on a tough challenge: changing the view that Oracle missed the industry-wide shift towards the...
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THE STYLE SERIES: How Montblanc, a 114-year-old heritage luxury brand best known for its leather goods and $500 pens, is expanding into tech

THE STYLE SERIES: How Montblanc, a 114-year-old heritage luxury brand best known for its leather goods and $500 pens, is expanding into tech

21 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Montblanc has released new smart headphones. It marks the heritage brand's first major foray into new technology. The company also released a smartwatch collection. In a new...
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The Week in Business: Getting Rich Off the Pandemic

22 hours ago   |   NY Times

Tech executives got grilled in Washington, but their wallets got the last laugh.
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Almost 8,000 people ordered to evacuate and 4,100 acres toasted as Apple Fire in California burns without containment

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News   |   3 articles

It has nothing to do with the tech company.
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Microsoft in advanced talks to buy TikTok's US business

Microsoft in advanced talks to buy TikTok's US business

Microsoft is in advanced talks to buy the U.S. operations of TikTok, the popular Chinese-owned video app that has been a source of national security and censorship concerns... Read more ...

College student creates product to try to create safer interactions between...

College student creates product to try to create safer interactions between drivers, law enforcement

David Price has already seen 1,400 pre-orders, and the product is patent-pending. Read more ...

El Paso organizes events marking 1st anniversary of deadly Walmart shooting...

El Paso organizes events marking 1st anniversary of deadly Walmart shooting with pandemic in mind

Events to mark the anniversary of the shooting, where 23 people died, have taken on a new look amid the global pandemic Read more ...

Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

The team said Pederson is asymptomatic and in self-quarantine after contracting COVID-19. Read more ...

Pompeo says President Trump will take action 'in the coming days' on TikTok...

Pompeo says President Trump will take action 'in the coming days' on TikTok and other Chinese apps

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that President Donald Trump "will take action in the coming days" on Chinese apps, including TikTok, citing national security risks. Read more ...

Spurgeon scores 2, Stalock gets shutout as Wild top Canucks

Spurgeon scores 2, Stalock gets shutout as Wild top Canucks

EDMONTON, Alberta - Jared Spurgeon scored twice and Alex Stalock stopped 28 shots to get his his first career postseason win, leading the Minnesota Wild in a 3-0 win over the... Read more ...

Korpisalo shuts out Maple Leafs 2-0 in first playoff start

Korpisalo shuts out Maple Leafs 2-0 in first playoff start

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 28 shots in his first playoff start, Cam Atkinson scored early in the third period and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Toronto Maple Leafs... Read more ...

Lord & Taylor Is Latest Major Retailer To File For Bankruptcy Protection

Lord & Taylor Is Latest Major Retailer To File For Bankruptcy Protection

The iconic department store is the latest major retailer to succumb to the ongoing pandemic. Read more ...

Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks

Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Russell Westbrook scored 31 points and the Houston Rockets used strong defense down the stretch for a 120-116 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on... Read more ...

Yoenis Cespedes was frustrated with Mets before opting out

Yoenis Cespedes was frustrated with Mets before opting out

ATLANTA - Yoenis Cespedes walked. Is it because money talks? The Mets announced that Cespedes opted out of this season over concerns about Covid-19 and a friend backed up that... Read more ...