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Google recruiters are getting an earful about that sexist 'manifesto'

People are so not impressed with Google recruiters right now. Image: BIERI/EPA/REX/Shutterstock By Karissa Bell2017-08-08 00:24:44 UTC Google is still dealing with the fallout from the sexist, anti-diversity “manifesto” authored by an unidentified engineer at the company. Now, it looks ...

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Summer's here: Time for people to get weird about sleeveless dresses in Congress

By Chloe Bryan2017-07-06 20:22:19 UTC In the brutal throes of the Washington, D.C. summer, female reporters are reportedly getting barred from the Speaker’s lobby for — wait for it — wearing sleeveless dresses. According to a CBS News report, one ...

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The movement behind the rose emoji that you probably don't know about

By Sam Speedy2017-05-27 15:19:25 UTC Up until 2016, the Rose emoji only had two days in the sun: Mothers’ Day and Valentines’ Day. Since before the election of 2016, however, rose emoji began popping up in droves on social media, ...

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MakeLoveNotPorn’s Cindy Gallop talks about the future of love

On this week’s Technotopia I interviewed Cindy Gallop, the outspoken TED speaker and found of MakeLoveNotPorn. Cindy worked tirelessly to bring SexTech and FemTech out of the shadows and she’s bringing all her attention to bear on the creation of ...

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Intel could be about to release a very expensive Core i9 CPU

Computex is right around the corner. While we don’t generally cover PC component updates, this leak about Intel’s plan is interesting. The company is apparently about to unveil a new lineup of desktop CPUs with a new high-end Core i9 ...

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Facebook debuts a Twitter-like ‘Latest Conversations’ feature that shows public posts about buzzing topics

Facebook is rolling out a new feature called “Latest Conversations” in its search results that will show the most recent public posts about timely topics that a lot of people across its network are discussing. The unit gives you a ...

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SK Hynix Will Launch GDDR6 in 2018, But What About HBM2?

SK Hynix has announced the introduction of the world’s first GDDR6 modules, with a data rate of up to 16Gbps and a theoretical bandwidth of 768GB/s of bandwidth if paired with a 384-bit I/O bus. SK Hynix’ own press release ...

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A conversation about digital copyright reform

The European Union is in the process of reforming copyright laws that date back to 2001, as part of a wider strategy to establish a Digital Single Market across the 28 Member States of the bloc, aiming to break down regional barriers ...

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Louis C.K. goes on an epic rant about why Trump is a 'lying sack of sh*t'

By April Hautea2017-04-05 09:08:10 UTC [embedded content] Louis C.K. isn’t one to mince words. The comedian told Stephen Colbert exactly what he thinks about Donald Trump in a Late Show interview last night. In the video above, Colbert brings up ...

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For those about to tune, we salute you

The first Roadie tuner was a miracle in a plastic case. This little device connected to your phone and then turned the machine heads (the little tuning knobs) on your guitar to exactly the right position. It worked wonderfully. Now ...

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