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Would you spend 450 on a puffer jacket? Sorry, let us clarify: would you spend 450 on a puffer jacket for your dog?

Quite a few people would, as it turns out. Montcler`s canine puffers, which come in a variety of colors and range in price from 370 to 450, are completely sold out.

If these coats look familiar, there`s a reason: they are pretty much identical to the luxury`s brand`s iconic puffer for humans (which generally retail for around 2,000). The difference? 1.) These don`t have sleeves and 2.) they are smaller, because they are for dogs.  Read more...

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If you plan on making the creepiest entrance at your next Halloween soirée, you might want to take some tips from professional makeup artist, Stephanie Nery. 

This pro-cosplayer can turn any frumpy Frankenstein costume into a hair-raising beastly ensemble. 

From a gruesome E.T. to a charming Captain Jack Sparrow, Nery`s got a great tutorial for just about everyone.

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Hello, Nintendo friends. I`m here to preach the gospel of split Joy-Con controllers. 

They are your lord, they are your savior, they are your One Truth. They are, without a doubt, the absolute best way to play Super Mario Odyssey.

Let me break it down for you: Control-wise, Odyssey plays a lot like any other third-person open world-y game. Twin thumbsticks manage movement and camera perspective while face buttons and triggers handle attacks and assorted jumps.

Those are the basics. But Switch controllers are a step beyond the basic. They also support motion controls. And Odyssey does a number of cool things with that. Read more...

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 eBay today is launching two new visual search tools that will allow online shoppers to use photos they snap, have saved on their phone, or even those they find while browsing the web or other social networking sites, in order to find matching products from eBay’s catalog. The tools, Image Search and Find it on eBay, leverage advancements in computer vision and deep learning, including… Read More
 As a parent you often are forced by your tyrannical children to try carnival games. This, according to ex-NASA and JPL engineer Mark Rober, is a bad idea. Rober and his friends – including a professional baseball player – dismantle every carnival game they can find, assessing the probabilities of winning and point out that the only ones you could feasibly win are the throwing games… Read More
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Chrissy Teigen finally revealed the terrible, terrible shame of her anatomy.

Teigen went on Snapchat yesterday to show off her spray tan process. However, her viewers got a little more than the new bronze. 

As soon as the three-second snap was posted, people were quick to tweet Teigen about a nip slip that showed up in the post. Though most of her fans didn`t think it was a big deal, Chrissy felt like it was something that she needed to address with grave seriousness. 

Yooooo @chrissyteigen babe, ya nipple is out in your spray tan n game Snapchat. just warnin ya.. But like, free that nip girl! pic.twitter.com/Bnk2O0tPd4

— xxallblack (@xxallblack) October 26, 2017 Read more...

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The characters from Bob`s Burgers make for great Halloween costumes — too great, really, since everyone and their mom wants to dress like the Belchers.

But that doesn`t mean you should shirk your passion for butts and burger puns, as some may suggest, this Halloween. Go ahead and don that Bob`s Burgers costume with pride, but, please, add a twist so you don`t look like the rest of the sheeple. 

Below, find 10 ways to make your Bob`s Burgers costume stand out. When you`re the fourth Bob and Linda to show up to a Halloween party this year, you`ll be grateful you went all in.   Read more...

1. Linda the Cher-iff

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 Netflix’s is preparing to capitalize on the success of its hit original series Stranger Things with the launch of a new ‘after-show,’ starting on October 27 – the day the new season of Stranger Things hits the streaming platform. Called Beyond Stranger Things, the show will offer rehashes, as well as other behind-the-scenes content, and answers to other… Read More
 It’s been quite a day for Twitter and the West coast is barely past breakfast. Besides a surprise earnings beat and the decision to ban Russian media firms RT and Sputnik from its advertising platform, the day is also notable for Twitter’s share price jumping 15 percent in early trading on news it could be profitable before the end of this year. Twitter managed to slim its… Read More
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Uber discriminated based on race and gender in compensation and promotions, three women of color have alleged in a lawsuit filed in California. 

Three Uber engineers—two former and one still employed at the ride-hailing giant—filed a lawsuit Tuesday after bringing complaints to the California Labor and Workforce Development Agency this summer. Women and people of color at Uber are paid lower salaries, awarded smaller bonuses, given less equity, and promoted more slowly than their white, male, and Asian American counterparts, the lawsuit alleges. (The suit defines "of color" as referring to black, Latino and Native American employees and the engineers who filed the suit are identified as Latina).  Read more...

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Climate change is here and Ingrid Michaelson has a song to sing about it. Last night on Full Frontal, Samantha Bee addressed the need for government action to combat climate change, which she argues arrived this summer in the form of constant natural disasters across the country.

"If we had a hurricane made of guns, maybe we could have both of those talks," Bee says of the two most pressing issues currently facing our society. "Either that or it`ll get elected governor of Florida."

If only Gun Hurricane for governor of Florida 2018 didn`t have such a nice ring to it.

Her rant ends with a live parody of Ingrid Michaelson`s "Be OK," in which Michaelson is dressed as the Earth and sings that "Puerto Rico`s getting washed away" and "paper towels won`t keep waves at bay." Hopefully her catchy song makes its way to the Capitol soon or we`ll need to take the Earth up on that "good luck trying to live on Mars someday." Read more...

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 Waymo’s next stop for its self-driving Chrysler Pacifica test vehicles is Michigan. The company that sprung from Google’s self-driving car project will be deploying its autonomous cars just in time for Michigan’s winter, too, which will mean that they should encounter a range of major challenges, including snow, sleet and frozen roads. This isn’t the first time Waymo… Read More
 For the last year or so, Google has been highlighting fact-check articles with a special tag on its search results and Google News pages. That’s not going to stop some people from believing whatever they want to, but it was an easy way to give those who still care about facts access to the right information. Today, Google is expanding this efforts through a partnership with the… Read More
 Uber today is adding a new feature that will solve a challenge almost every rider, at some point, has faced: the difficulty with picking up friends along the route to your destination. That’s because, until now, Uber has only allowed you to request a ride from point A to point B. That now changes with the introduction of an “add-a-stop” feature that allows you to add up to… Read More
 Twitter has banned Russian media companies Russia Today (RT) and Sputnik from advertising on its service after it found that both had “attempted to interfere with the [2016 U.S.] election on behalf of the Russian government” using the social network. “This decision was based on the retrospective work we’ve been doing around the 2016 U.S. election and the U.S.… Read More
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Twitter is cracking down on Russian media advertising via its platform. 

The company revealed Thursday it has banned news outlets Russia Today and Sputnik from advertising with any of their accounts, effective immediately. The decision comes after an internal investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election. Twitter discovered RT spent 274,100 in U.S. ads in 2016 and promoted 1,823 tweets. 

"This decision was based on the retrospective work we`ve been doing around the 2016 U.S. election and the U.S. intelligence community’s conclusion that both RT and Sputnik attempted to interfere with the election on behalf of the Russian government," Twitter wrote in a blog post. Read more...

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There`s really no reason for your headphones to have wires anymore. Case in point: this sleek-looking over-the-ear set that are 87% off on Amazon.

According to the product listing, these headphones boast a fast connection to any bluetooth-enabled device, so you can switch effortlessly from listening to music on your phone to watching Netflix on your laptop. The interface on the side allow you to skip through your music, adjust the volume, and even take calls without ever having to pull out your devices. This set even comes with an aux cable for those who still prefer plugging in their headphones. Read more...

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Laptops finally came back in full force this year.

Apple`s MacBook Pros — I`m not even going to get into the Touch Bar — finally grew into their own with much-needed speed upgrades. Microsoft released its first proper clamshell laptop, the Surface Laptop.

And now, Google`s blessed us with the Pixelbook, a premium Chromebook so beautiful, functional, and fun to use that I`d happily plunk down 1,000 for it. It`s just that fantastic.

The Pixelbook is Google`s third try at building a Chromebook and its best one yet. The first two Chromebook Pixels (the company`s a little obsessed with the Pixel brand) were thick and heavy clunkers. You had to have been slurping the Google Kool-Aid pretty hard to justify buying the overpriced Chromebooks instead of a MacBook or Windows laptop with a real operating system that could run true x86 apps. Read more...

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How many times you`ve been on a night out with friends, got a collective Uber back home and was forced to frantically update the destination after each drop? 

It gets really annoying, particularly if you`re quite tipsy and cba. You`d rather sit back, enjoy the ride and relax (= systematically fall asleep and gets woken up by the driver). 

Well, from today you can. 

Uber has launched a multiple stop feature that lets you add up to three stops to your trip. 

The company promises the feature will ensure "more transparency on the fare for both riders and drivers." Read more...

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 It’s almost unnerving how good Nintendo is at its job — at least, when the wizards there choose to apply themselves. Super Mario Odyssey is a embarrassment of riches, never failing to surprise for hours and hours and maintaining an unflaggingly positive feeling the entire time. It’s an essential for all Switch owners, and highly recommended for any gamer with a heart and a… Read More
 It was easy to discount the Chromebook early on. The earliest models weren’t particularly capable, with limited functionality, an anemic app selection and a reliance on a constant internet connection. But the products were a surprise hit in schools, now comprising a staggering 58 percent market share in the classroom. It’s a success story by any measure, but it’s never… Read More
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2017 has been — to put it mildly — a rough year, and even after 10 months of practice, pop culture is still struggling with how to tackle the political turmoil. 

Some shows, like This Is Us, offer the TV equivalent of chicken soup for the soul — a warm, fuzzy, apolitical hug that allows us an hour of escapism — while American Horror Story manifests our anxieties and bludgeons us with them, forcing us to confront our fears without giving a damn if they trigger us. 

Comedy Central`s Broad City has never been shy about sharing its opinions on sex, drugs, politics or womanhood, and the sixth episode of Season 4, aptly titled "Witches," combines all those ingredients into a potent brew that`s guaranteed to leave you feeling empowered, even if it sometimes feels like the world is still trying to burn you. Read more...

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As we learned while watching Planet Earth II, nature is a horrible, terrifying place packed full to the brim with creatures desperate to devour each other.

Well, good news: Blue Planet II is coming out soon, which means there`ll be even more where that came from.

The BBC tweeted the following clip on Thursday, and we wonder if it`ll set the tone for the series:

Bird vs fish: nowhere is safe#BluePlanet2 pic.twitter.com/do9bqoZop7

— BBC Earth (@BBCEarth) October 26, 2017

That large, hungry fish is called a Giant Trevally.

His hobbies include swimming, sunbathing, and leaping out of the water to scoop up Arctic terns in his giant, gaping chops. Read more...

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Twitter just admitted a mistake with its user count, an area of the business that constantly frustrates the company`s worst enemy — Wall Street.

Turns out Twitter had been overstating its number of users for the past three years by erroneously counting users of third-party apps into its total monthly actives. Twitter adjusted its numbers for the past three quarters as part of its third-quarter earnings report Thursday.

Part of that admission means Twitter`s user base shrank last quarter for the first time since 2015. The company had previously reported its user growth was flat at 328 million monthly active users but it was actually 326 million. So despite President Donald Trump`s active use of the platform, it seems that more people aren`t rushing to sign up for Twitter.  Read more...

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This is what happens when the woman who inspired the character Miranda Priestly is forced to munch on the greasiest junk-food imaginable.

On Wednesday night James Corden challenged famous Vogue editor Anna Wintour to a game of "Spill Your Guts or Fill Your Guts," which is essentially truth or dare but the dare is always ghastly food. Delicacies include chili smoothies, burgers with donuts for buns, and actual june bugs.

The pair each asked other sensitive questions and both nommed on a fair few disgusting dishes. Wintour, however, did manage to avoid eating pickled pig`s feet by admitting she`d never invite Donald Trump back to the Met Gala.  Read more...

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 GoFundMe has racked up over 4 billion in donations as the world’s biggest platform for people setting up donation campaigns, in part by leveraging the power of social media to get people to share stories around those campaigns, with the biggest of these often going viral. Now, to tap deeper into the estimated 500 million in charitable donations that are made globally each year, the… Read More
 Smart light bulbs have been one of the cornerstones of the connected home space from the beginning. Philips has a pretty strong grip on the market with its Hue line, but everyone from the 116-year-old stalwart Sylvania to startups like LIFX are getting in on the action. Noon Home, a new Bay Area-based home automation startup, is going after the light switch. Read More
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Slack, like office gossip, is a part of modern day work life. And so it`s only natural to wonder just who, exactly, is privy to all the juicy tidbits you and your coworkers share over direct message. Could your boss be reading those comments about his ugly tie — or, much more seriously, your plans to unionize?

While some will argue that you should never send a message you wouldn`t want a manager to see, that level of caution is extremely difficult for many who work remotely or with coworkers spread across the world. It`s not like you can have a casual, off the record lunch with your team when your closet coworker is thousands of miles away. Thankfully, there is a way to find out what Slack privacy settings your company has in place.  Read more...

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Models Winnie Harlow, Halima Aden and Candice Huffine were transformed into IRL versions of famous works of art for a stunning Harper`s Bazaar shoot. 

The Art Of Beauty story—shot by photographer Pari Duvoric—featured modern-day recreations of paintings by Vermeer, Botticelli and Leonardo da Vinci. The shoot featured five "trailblazing" models who were selected to recreate the world`s most iconic artworks "just as they`ve redefined the runway." 

Halima Aden—the Somali-American model who made history as the first hijabi model to walk at New York fashion week—was styled as Johannes Vermeer’s Girl With a Pearl Earring.  Read more...

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 Twitter reported its earnings this morning for Q3, and watchers of the company, used to seeing declines across the board, got an unexpected piece of news: the social media platform reported revenues of 590 million on adjusted earnings per share of 0.10. Total monthly active users for Q3 were 330 million, up 4 million from the prior quarter and an increase of 4% year-over-year. US MAUs grew… Read More
Femtech, or tech concentrating on women’s health, has picked up steam in the last couple of years as more female founders and engineers get involved in tech. As such, we opted to pull in some of the top founders in the industry for a lively discussion on what’s happening in the space at Disrupt Berlin 2017. Elina Berglund will be chatting about her fertility and cycles monitoring… Read More
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Folks are turning the place Upside Down for an opportunity to ride the Stranger Things Season 2 hype, but here`s one you can listen to.

Ahead of the season premiere on Friday, Oct. 27, Netflix has teamed up with Spotify to create playlists for 13 lead characters from the show.

Users can find out which character they have the most in common with based on their Spotify listening habits. 

Playlists include "Eleven`s Breakfast Jams."

Image: spotify

You could be a badass fighter with "Nancy`s Slaylist."  Read more...

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Decades of sci-fi movies have conditioned us to lust after devices that are pure screen with no bezels. Communicators that are paper-thin and transparent. Devices with screens that fold in half so that they actually fit in your damn pocket.

I want these futuristic devices as much as anyone, especially phones that fold in half, and companies like Samsung and ZTE are tripping all over themselves to make them a reality. 

But barring any significant engineering or design breakthroughs, they`re never going to become a thing, and it`s unrealistic to believe they will with current technology.

More about Smartphones, Foldable Displays, Foldable, Tech Column, and Foldable Phones
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This is what happens when the woman who inspired the character Miranda Priestly is forced to munch on the greasiest junk-food imaginable.

On Wednesday night James Corden challenged famous Vogue editor Anna Wintour to a game of "Spill Your Guts or Fill Your Guts," which is essentially truth or dare but the dare is always ghastly food. Delicacies include chili smoothies, burgers with donuts for buns, and actual june bugs.

The pair each asked other sensitive questions and both nommed on a fair few disgusting dishes. Wintour, however, did manage to avoid eating pickled pig`s feet by admitting she`d never invite Donald Trump back to the Met Gala.  Read more...

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Another actress has come forward to accuse disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of rape. 

Natassia Malthe, a Norwegian model and actress who has appeared in Elektra, said Weinstein raped her after the Bafta ceremony in London in February 2008. 

During a press conference in New York, Malthe described in horrific details the encounter at the Sanderson hotel.

The movie mogul reportedly knocked on her hotel room`s door as she was asleep after the Baftas after-party. "Open the door Natassia Malthe, it`s Harvey Weinstein," he allegedly yelled.  Read more...

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 One of the biggest upsides of the internet is that people from all over the world now have access to virtually anyone anywhere. Everyone is just an email away. That’s also the problem. That same accessibility has left people, businesses and organizations open to attack. In headline after headline, crippling cyberattacks are highlighting in bright neon the new insecurity of our digital… Read More
 It’s not often that the phrase “but cadavers are expensive” comes up in a product briefing. But in all of the possible contexts that one might utter that particular string of words, a demo of a surgical VR training tool is probably the least unsettling. Ahead of debuting Think F.A.S.T. at a medical conference this week, Qualcomm stopped by our offices to show off the… Read More
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Kellogg`s has apologised after a Twitter user complained that the cartoon art found on one of its cereal boxes was `racist`.

Saladin Ahmed, a Marvel comic writer, accused the cereal company of teaching racism, pointing out an illustration on a Corn Pop cereal box.

"Hey @KelloggsUS why is literally the only brown corn pop on the whole cereal box the janitor? this is teaching kids racism," he tweeted on Wednesday.

hey @KelloggsUS why is literally the only brown corn pop on the whole cereal box the janitor? this is teaching kids racismpic.twitter.com/Nh7M7IFawW

— Saladin Ahmed (@saladinahmed) October 24, 2017 Read more...

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Time to start hauling ass to class.

One university in China is using facial recognition technology to keep track of students` attendance.

According to news outlet the China Daily, more than 300 students in the Communications University of China now have to stand in front of a tablet, which will match their likeness with records in the university`s database.

Image: the beijing news/weibo/screenshot

That means no more getting your friend to sign the attendance sheet for you. Not unless your friend also happens to be your twin. Read more...

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If only every guest could slide into your life as smoothly as an Amazon Echo

Amazon’s smart speaker, home to its digital assistant, Alexa, found a place in my home years ago. The 9.25-inch-tall black cylinder sits on my hutch, answering questions about the weather, sports, news, adjusting the climate on the first and second floor of my home, setting alarms, checking my schedule and even playing games.

Over time, it’s woven its way into more and more of my daily activities. I don’t think my story is that different from millions of other people around the world who’ve welcomed home the Echo, the Echo Dot, and the Amazon Tap. So it’s not surprising Amazon now faces a heap of competition from the biggest tech guns on the planet: Apple, Google and, yes, Microsoft. Read more...

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George H.W. Bush was forced to apologise for a second time after another actress said he sexually assaulted her at a photo op. 

Jordana Grolnick told Deadspin that the incident happened in August 2016, while she was working at a Maine production of Hunchback of Notre Dame and the crew gathered for a picture with the visiting former president: 

Grolnick added the others in the room "laughed politely and out of discomfort" while Barbara reportedly said: "He’s going to get himself put into jail!’ to which we laughed harder." Read more...

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 Buy a car through Facebook, and the social network could earn a special place in your heart. So Facebook is creating a special section of Marketplace for vehicles. You’ll now be able to use new search filters to find a ride with a specific type, maker, transmission, color, and more from both people and car dealerships like Edmunds, Cars.com, Auction123, CDK Global, and SocialDealer. You… Read More
 “I’m a millennial, we did something bad to the HR market,” says Ben Reuveni, co-founder and CEO of Israeli career development and recruitment startup Workey. Part confessional, part company pitch, he argues that, different to the generation before it, millennials change jobs every two years, while so-called Generation Z are even more fickle. Read More
 Korea electronics giant LG continues to show the world that making a profit, or even breaking even, from selling smartphones is no easy thing. LG Mobile has posted just one quarter of profitability over the last two years, that was six months ago during the first quarter of sales of its new flagship, the LG G6, when it eked out a 3.2 million profit. Previous to that, you have to go way back… Read More
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CORRECTION: Oct. 26, 2017, 4:49 p.m. SG A previous version of this story erroneously named the character as Jessica Jones. This was incorrect, and has been updated to reflect that Lightfoot was referring to Karen Page.

Some may have been surprised when Marvel character Karen Page was announced to be part of the upcoming Netflix series The Punisher.

Showrunner Steve Lightfoot revealed that Page, played by Deborah Ann Woll, wasn`t initially planned to cross over into the series, but he requested to write her in, because of the chemistry between the two characters.

"I asked to have her, because she and Frank [Castle] are so great," he said, during a visit to Singapore. Read more...

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Facebook may be the last company you`d ever expect to make software for serious businesses, but the social network is quickly proving the haters wrong.

A year after officially launching Workplace, the business-focused version of Facebook, the service now counts more than 30,000 businesses and organizations using the software, Facebook announced Thursday. 

That group, more than double what Workplace claimed six months ago, includes names like Starbucks, Spotify, Lyft, and Walmart.

Though not as huge as some of its biggest competitors — less than a year in Microsoft Teams counts more than 125,000 organizations — the growth is impressive, considering that it wasn`t that long ago that the idea of Facebook launching professional software seemed like more of a joke than anything else. Read more...

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 It’s been once year since Workplace, Facebook’s social network designed specifically for businesses and other organizations, came out of beta to take on the likes of Slack, Atlassian, Microsoft and others in the world of enterprise collaboration. Now, with 30,000 organizations using Workplace across some 1 million groups (more than double the figures Facebook published April)… Read More
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Facebook may be the last company you`d ever expect to make software for serious businesses, but the social network is quickly proving the haters wrong.

A year after officially launching Workplace, the business-focused version of Facebook, the service now counts more than 30,000 businesses and organizations using the software, Facebook announced Thursday. 

That group, more than double what Workplace claimed six months ago, includes names like Starbucks, Spotify, Lyft, and Walmart.

Though not as huge as some of its biggest competitors — less than a year in Microsoft Teams counts more than 125,000 organizations — the growth is impressive, considering that it wasn`t that long ago that the idea of Facebook launching professional software seemed like more of a joke than anything else. Read more...

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Predictive policing may be the future of law enforcement (thanks, Minority Report), but one implementation in Australia is causing plenty of concern.

A new report by the Youth Justice Coalition examined the use of New South Wales Police`s Suspect Targeting Management Plan (STMP), which is being used to mark people as young as 11.

The STMP is a risk-assessment tool and a policing program used to prevent future crimes by focusing on repeat offenders, or those suspected to potentially commit one. 

For a person to be entered into the STMP, they need to be nominated by police. A "targeting team" assesses the nomination, based on intelligence around suspected or historical criminal activity, or other information. Read more...

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Predictive policing may be the future of law enforcement (thanks, Minority Report), but one implementation in Australia is causing plenty of concern.

A new report by the Youth Justice Coalition examined the use of New South Wales Police`s Suspect Targeting Management Plan (STMP), which is being used to mark people as young as 11.

The STMP is a risk-assessment tool and a policing program used to prevent future crimes by focusing on repeat offenders, or those suspected to potentially commit one. 

For a person to be entered into the STMP, they need to be nominated by police. A "targeting team" assesses the nomination, based on intelligence around suspected or historical criminal activity, or other information. Read more...

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