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'What we're seeing is a revolution': How the internet is remaking the British High Street - Business Insider


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'What we're seeing is a revolution': How the internet is remaking the British High Street
Business Insider
It's not just High Street retailers who are facing difficult adjustments. Wehrle says: "Banks, building societies, travel agents, now even estate agents — a lot of that has been transferred onto the internet and that will inevitably create change on ...

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More Internet Censorship - National Review


More Internet Censorship
National Review
It's a private company (that's not yet regulated as a utility) so it can do as it pleases, and the Nazi/Klan creeps certainly aren't going to evoke any sympathy. But as someone who's been at the receiving end of “hate group” smears, it would be good to ...

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Comcast expands high-speed internet to low-income Santa Clara County residents - The Mercury News


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Comcast expands high-speed internet to low-income Santa Clara County residents
The Mercury News
SAN RAFAEL, CA – JULY 13: A sign is posted in front of a Comcast service center on July 13, 2015 in San Rafael, California. Comcast announced plans to launch a streaming video service later this summer for Xfinity internet subscibers. The service ...

Is White Power Music Finally Getting Booted from the Internet? - Pitchfork


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Is White Power Music Finally Getting Booted from the Internet?
Pitchfork
In December 2008, on the heels of President Obama's first victory, Ken McLellan, longtime frontman of neo-Nazi punks Brutal Attack, said attitudes were changing toward white power bands. “Being sold in mainstream places shows that white power isn't so ...

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Alibaba, Tencent and Baidu's Earnings Show China's Internet Boom Isn't Slowing - TheStreet.com


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Alibaba, Tencent and Baidu's Earnings Show China's Internet Boom Isn't Slowing
TheStreet.com
As impressive as the growth rates being delivered by Alphabet Inc./Google (GOOGL) , Facebook Inc. (FB) and Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) are, China's three biggest Internet companies are managing to collectively outpace them. And for a few different reasons, ...
Alibaba Caught In China's Internet Crackdown Barron's

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Cloudflare CEO calls for a system to regulate hateful internet content - TechCrunch


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Cloudflare CEO calls for a system to regulate hateful internet content
TechCrunch
Cloudflare CEO Matthew Prince has called for the implementation of a framework to govern how the internet's gatekeepers deal with cases like The Daily Stormer. This comes after a number of tech companies have revoked support for the neo-Nazi website ...
Neo-Nazis Expose the Internet's Big Weakness Bloomberg
Tech Companies Begin Blacklisting Alt-Right Sites, Purging Them from the Internet PJ Media
Internet turns on white supremacists and neo-Nazis with doxing, phishing Ars Technica
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The “Quantum Internet” Is Just a Decade Away. Here's What You Need to Know. - Futurism


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The “Quantum Internet” Is Just a Decade Away. Here's What You Need to Know.
Futurism
As China moves closer to building a working quantum communications network, the possibility of a quantum internet becomes more and more real. But what does having a quantum internet mean?

The total solar eclipse may break internet records — here's how web companies are preparing for the crush - Business Insider


Business Insider

The total solar eclipse may break internet records — here's how web companies are preparing for the crush
Business Insider
The total solar eclipse on August 21 may be a record-breaking event on the internet, and telecommunications and social media companies are digging in for the challenge. For about two hours on Monday, weather permitting, the entire US should see the ...

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The Damage Caused by the 93-Day Internet Blackout in Cameroon - Slate Magazine (blog)


Slate Magazine (blog)

The Damage Caused by the 93-Day Internet Blackout in Cameroon
Slate Magazine (blog)
The internet shutdown affected the Anglophone regions of Cameroon—approximately one-third of the population of the country. Meanwhile, Francophone Cameroonians continued to enjoy internet access. Why? The government claimed that Anglophone ...

Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom on Free Speech, Artificial Intelligence, and Internet Addiction. - WIRED


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Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom on Free Speech, Artificial Intelligence, and Internet Addiction.
WIRED
NT: But what's interesting is that this is 2010, and 2010 is a moment where a lot of people are talking about free speech and the internet, and Twitter's role in the Iranian revolution. So it was a moment where free speech was actually valued on the ...