Meitu has a tracking problem, not a spying problem

Is the hot new camera app hiding something? That was the question bubbling up this week, as a Chinese photo-editing app called Meitu began to catch on with stateside users. It was a natural hit, trading in gauzy filters as recognizable as they are shareable. But while out-of-nowhere naivete was …

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Google's former head of search joins Uber to lead its maps division

Amit Singhal, the former Google engineer who helped perfect the search engine’s ranking algorithm, is joining Uber as senior vice president of engineering, the ride-hail company announced today. Singhal will report directly to Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and Anthony Levandowski, vice president of engineering and head of Uber’s self-driving car …

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@POTUS now belongs to Donald Trump

Donald J. Trump has just been sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. With that title comes the official Twitter account, which has been just been turned over to him and his staff. The @POTUS handle was originated under President Barack Obama back in 2015, but his …

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