Kim Lyons

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Google’s ‘trust tokens’ are here to take cookies down a peg

Google said earlier this year it would join other web browser companies to block third-party cookies in Chrome, and today, developers...

YouTube is ending its community captions feature and deaf creators aren’t happy about it

YouTube plans to discontinue its community captions feature, which allowed viewers to add subtitles to videos, because it was “rarely used...

Google parent company Alphabet sees its first revenue decline in history

Google parent company Alphabet warned in last quarter that it was expecting to see the impact of coronavirus in the second...

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez calls for ban on US military Twitch recruiting in impassioned floor speech

An amendment proposed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) that would ban the US military from recruiting on Twitch is now a...

Documents show Apple gave Amazon special treatment to get Prime Video into App Store

During a hearing before the House antitrust subcommittee on Wednesday, Apple CEO Tim Cook testified that “we apply the rules to...

Twitch is helping build an esports league for HBCUs

Twitch is partnering with Cxmmunity, a nonprofit organization aimed at increasing minority youth participation in esports and gaming, to create an...

Peacock has added 10 million customers since April

Comcast’s new Peacock streaming service has added 10 million customers since its limited launch in April and national launch in mid-July....

Duolingo CEO says Trump’s visa ban could force him to hire in Canada

Last month, President Donald Trump issued a proclamation suspending guest worker visas, like the H-1B, which is widely used by tech...

Google reportedly will keep employees working remotely until July 2021

Google plans to keep 200,000 full-time and contract employees working remotely until at least July 2021, The Wall Street Journal reported....

Report suggests local election officials’ emails could be at risk for phishing attempts

Many election officials across the US are using email systems that could make them more susceptible to phishing attempts, according to...

Look at this cool LED face mask made by a fashion entrepreneur

At the start of the coronavirus pandemic, fashion designer Chelsea Klukas of Lumen Couture was planning to make some standard cloth...

Those fake baseball fans are creeping people out

As part of an attempt to make Major League Baseball games in this weird, coronavirus-shortened season seem as close to normal...

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Gogo lays off 14 percent of its workers as airline industry struggles continue

In-flight Wi-Fi provider Gogo is laying off 143 people, or about 14 percent of its workforce, as people continue to avoid...

AC Podcast 485: Antitrust Hearing; Note 20 Leaks; Huawei leads shipments

Source: Alex Dobie / Android Central Google's CEO testified before the United States Congress House Judiciary Committee along with the leaders of Facebook, Apple,...

First Halo 3: ODST on PC flight begins in August, says 343 Industries

Halo developer 343 Industries has confirmed in a blog post that Halo 3: ODST on PC will begin test flighting in the first...

Google is about to fix the most annoying thing about Chromebooks

Source: Daniel Bader / Android Central If you're one of the many people wishing your Chromebook could run legacy Windows applications like Microsoft Office,...
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