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Top Tech Stories of the Week – November 13th, 2022

November 16th, 2022 No comments
  • NASA’s Artemis rocket finally lifts off and heads toward the moon : NPR | Link
  • FCC Mandates ‘Nutrition Labels’ on Internet Bills | Gizmodo | Link
  • Artemis 1 mission: NASA’s Orion spacecraft makes its closest approach to the moon | CNN | Link
  • Orion flies far beyond the Moon, returns an instantly iconic photo | Ars Technica | Link
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Top Tech Stories of the Week – October 16th, 2022

October 18th, 2022 No comments
  • Microsoft reportedly lays off hundreds of employees | Engadget | Link
  • Indian regulators hit Google with $162 million fine over anticompetitive practices | CNN Business | Link
  • Elon Musk’s SpaceX Fined $18,000 for Incident That Put Worker in Coma | Business Insider | Link
  • Elon Musk Says No Unbanned Twitter Accounts Until New Moderation Council Forms | Link
  • Snap, Meta shares pop after FCC commissioner says U.S. should ban TikTok | CNBC | Link
  • Netflix’s ad-supported plan is finally here | TechCrunch | Link
  • Twitter begins rolling out $7.99 Twitter Blue plan with verification, fewer ads | TechCrunch | Link
  • Binance backs out of FTX rescue, leaving the crypto exchange on the brink of collapse | CNBC | Link
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Top Tech Stories of the Week – October 2nd, 2022

October 2nd, 2022 No comments
  • NASA’s Artemis I launch has officially been delayed until November – The Verge | Link
  • European iPhones will charge via USB-C within two years | Mashable | Link
  • The Matter smart home standard is finally available | Engadget | Link
  • Made By Google 2022 Event Everything Announced – IGN | Link
  • Musk says Beijing doesn’t want him to sell Starlink in China | CNBC | Link
  • Microsoft Office will become Microsoft 365 in major brand overhaul – The Verge | Link
  • Intel will reportedly lay off thousands of employees as PC sales slow | Engadget | Link
  • Elon Musk’s SpaceX says it can no longer fund Starlink internet in Ukraine | Ukraine | The Guardian | Link
  • Samsung SmartThings hubs will be upgraded to Matter this month – The Verge | Link
  • NASA will attempt a moon launch in November. So will someone else. | Mashable | Link
  • China’s Top Chip Toolmaker Directs U.S. Engineers to Suspend Work | Tom’s Hardware | Link
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Top Tech Stories of the Week – September 25th, 2022

September 27th, 2022 No comments
  • NASA’s DART mission successfully slams into an asteroid | CNN | Link
  • Netflix is building its own game studio | Engadget | Link
  • Here’s everything Amazon just announced: A Kindle you can write on, a new TV, four new Echos and more – CNBC | Link
  • Google to shut down gaming service Stadia as CEO Pichai continues cost-cutting efforts – CNBC | Link
  • NASA, SpaceX study Hubble telescope re-boost mission – BBC News | Link
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Top Tech Stories of the Week – Septemer 4th, 2022

September 8th, 2022 No comments
  • Saudi Arabia and Gulf neighbors threaten Netflix over content that ‘violates Islamic values’ – CNBC | Link
  • Uncrewed Blue Origin capsule lands safely after New Shepard rocket failure | Engadget | Link
  • Google’s next Pixelbook Chromebook is canceled – The Verge | Link
  • FAA is pushing back Remote ID compliance date for drone makers – DroneDJ | Link
  • Ethereum’s Merge Has Finally Been Completed | Time | Link
  • EVGA Abandons the GPU Market, Reportedly Citing Conflicts With Nvidia | Tom’s Hardware | Link
  • Nvidia announces RTX 40-series graphics cards with DLSS 3 and 2-4x performance boost – GSMArena.com news | Link
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Top Tech Stories of the Week – August 21st, 2022

August 24th, 2022 No comments
  • Plex tells users to reset their passwords after potential data breach | Engadget | Link
  • Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS supports Raspberry Pi 4 – Geeky Gadgets | Link
  • Google is exiting the IoT services business. Microsoft is doing the opposite | ZDNET | Link
  • Artemis: Nasa calls off new Moon rocket launch – BBC News | Link
  • AWS launches UAE cloud region – Data Center Dynamics | Link
  • Chinese tech giant NetEase buys Star Wars game maker, Quantic Dream, marking its first major push into Europe – CNBC | Link
  • Microsoft launches Qatar Azure cloud region – Data Center Dynamics | Link
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Top Tech Stories of the Week – July 24th, 2022

July 27th, 2022 No comments
  • Google Maps rolls out location sharing notifications, immersive views and better bike navigation – TechCrunch | Link
  • FTC sues to block Facebook owner Meta from buying VR fitness app maker | CNBC | Link
  • Indonesia blocks Yahoo, Paypal, gaming websites over licence breaches | Reuters | Link
  • Robinhood to cut 23% of its workforce, revenue sinks 44% – CNN | Link
  • Amazon to buy the company behind the Roomba in a $1.7 billion deal – CNN | Link
  • ‘Danuri’: South Korea launches first lunar orbiter as space program advances – CNN | Link
  • Artemis 1 moon rocket to roll out Aug. 18 for lunar launch | Space | Link
  • FCC rejects Starlink request for nearly $900 million in broadband subsidies | Engadget | Link
  • China heatwave: Sichuan shuts factories to save power – CNN | Link
  • Lord Of The Rings, The Hobbit Rights Bought By Video Game Super-Publisher, Embracer | Link
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Top Tech Stories of the Week – July 17th, 2022

July 19th, 2022 No comments
  • Google will let European Play Store users pay with alternate billing systems – The Verge | Link
  • Cooling failure brings down Google Cloud data center in London on UK’s hottest day | Link
  • Netflix Lost Nearly 1M Subscribers — and That’s Considered Good News – CNET | Link
  • Amazon to buy One Medical for $3.9 billion as it expands healthcare footprint – CNN | Link
  • Google Cloud joins rivals in opening new cloud region in Mexico – ITPro | Link
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Top Tech Stories of the Week – July 3rd, 2022

July 5th, 2022 No comments
  • HTC quietly announced a new Android tablet — and nobody noticed | The Verge | Link
  • Elon Musk notifies Twitter he is terminating deal | CNBC | Link
  • First images from Nasa’s James Webb space telescope reveal ancient galaxies | James Webb space telescope | The Guardian | Link
  • Twitter sues Elon Musk to force him to complete acquisition – CNN | Link
  • Google offers concessions to avoid U.S. antitrust lawsuit, WSJ reports | Reuters | Link
  • OneWeb backs up Starlink 5G interference warning – SpaceNews | Link
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Top Tech Stories of the Week – June 19th, 2022

June 22nd, 2022 No comments
  • EU passes historic law to hold social media sites accountable for illegal content | USA Today | Link
  • Proteus is Amazon’s first fully autonomous warehouse robot | Engadget | Link
  • eBay purchases NFT art marketplace KnownOrigin | Engadget | Link
  • Ads are coming to Netflix, just not the way you might have expected – Tech | Link
  • Netflix lays off around 300 employees in its second round of job cuts – Tech | Link
  • Raspberry Pi announces the Pico W, a $6 microcontroller equipped with Wi-Fi – The Verge | Link
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