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'We Messed Up'.  Microsoft Rescinds Xbox Live Gold Price Hike

'We Messed Up'. Microsoft Rescinds Xbox Live Gold Price...

"We messed up today," the Xbox Live Gold team wrote late Friday night, "and you...

More Companies Are Joining 'Tech Exodus' From California

More Companies Are Joining 'Tech Exodus' From California

This week Digital Reality data center services announced it was also relocating...

Despite SolarWinds Cyberattack, Microsoft's Azure Business Predicted to Benefit

Despite SolarWinds Cyberattack, Microsoft's Azure Business...

"Microsoft Corp. was wrapped into a massive cybersecurity attack late last year,"...

Andrew Yang Proposes a Local Currency, Sees Growing Support for Universal Basic Income

Andrew Yang Proposes a Local Currency, Sees Growing Support...

In March Andrew Yang's nonprofit gave $1,000 one-time grants to a thousand residents...

Dropping WhatsApp? Despite Privacy Concerns, Nostalgia Drives Users to ICQ

Dropping WhatsApp? Despite Privacy Concerns, Nostalgia...

Here's an interesting tidbit from The Wall Street Journal: ICQ was a pioneering,...

Does Facebook Have a Joe Biden Problem?

Does Facebook Have a Joe Biden Problem?

Last week the Democratic party took control of all three branches of the U.S. government...

10 Years After Its Discontinuation, Some Fans Still Love Microsoft's Zune Mp3 Player

10 Years After Its Discontinuation, Some Fans Still Love...

"It was weird to own a Zune in 2005," remembers a new article in the Verge. "It...

BP Slashes Its Oil Exploration Team by 85%, Starts Switching to Renewables

BP Slashes Its Oil Exploration Team by 85%, Starts Switching...

Reuters reports on big changes at BP (the company formerly known as British Petroleum):...

After 28 Years, Tucows Finally Closes Its Downloads Site

After 28 Years, Tucows Finally Closes Its Downloads Site

"We have made the difficult decision to retire the Tucows Downloads site," writes...

Ask Slashdot: Is There a Battery-Powered Wi-Fi Security Camera That Supports FTP/SMB?

Ask Slashdot: Is There a Battery-Powered Wi-Fi Security...

After their house was vandalized, long-time Slashdot reader lsllll needs some help...

When Adobe Stopped Flash Content, It Also Stopped A Chinese Railroad

When Adobe Stopped Flash Content, It Also Stopped A Chinese...

Jalopnik shares a story for our times: Adobe's Flash, the web browser plug-in that...

Ant Group Sponsors Reality Competition Show About Programmers

Ant Group Sponsors Reality Competition Show About Programmers

"A two-episode series which debuted on Chinese streaming platforms last week has...

GitHub Reverses Takedown of Code for Anime Torrent Site Despite Film Group's DMCA

GitHub Reverses Takedown of Code for Anime Torrent Site...

Inside.com's developer newsletter spotted this code repository story: GitHub posted...

Are We Slowing Global Warming?

Are We Slowing Global Warming?

This week New York Magazine featured a new article by journalist David Wallace-Wells...

US Treasury Nominee Yellen Wants to Encourage Cryptocurrencies -- 'For Legitimate Activities'

US Treasury Nominee Yellen Wants to Encourage Cryptocurrencies...

Business Insider reports: The bitcoin price was set for its biggest one-week fall...

New Site Extracts and Posts Every Face from Parler's Capitol Hill Insurrection Videos

New Site Extracts and Posts Every Face from Parler's Capitol...

"Late last week, a website called Faces of the Riot appeared online, showing nothing...

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