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FTC fines Twitter $150 million for ‘deceptive’ ad targeting

Twitter has paid a $150 million fine to the FTC over its “deceptive” use of user data for targeted advertising. The fine stems from the company’s admission in 2019 that it had for years used Twitter users’ phone numbers and email addresses provided for two-factor authentication to also serve targeted ads. The company said that …

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Coffin Run is Next Season of Dropout TTRPG Show

Image: Dropout TV With each new season, Dropout’s Dimension 20 series takes viewers on a new adventure, played through either Dungeons & Dragons or another tablet RPG. After going to space with the recently concluded Starstruck Odyssey, the popular webseries is pivoting to vampires for season 13. Announced earlier today, Coffin Run is a comedic …

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Scientists CRISPR’d Tomatoes to Make Them Full of Vitamin D

Image: Sean Galup (Getty Images) The tomatoes of the future could help boost your levels of the sunshine vitamin. Researchers in the UK say they’ve developed genetically edited tomatoes that can produce high levels of vitamin D with just an hour of ultraviolet light exposure. These edited tomatoes would ideally help provide a rich and …

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Jeep parent company Stellantis will reportedly plead guilty to emissions fraud

The world’s fifth-largest automaker will reportedly soon plead guilty to end a multi-year investigation into its efforts to conceal the amount of pollution created by its diesel engines. According to , the US Justice Department and Dodge parent company Stellantis could announce as early as next week that the automaker had agreed to pay $300 …

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Harley-Davidson made an electric mountain bike without front or rear suspension : gadgets

HD is owned by rich people who are more interested in “brand” than “product”. They’re making ~1000 of these retro-style eBikes for $4k. While there will inevitably be defenders who say “well these aren’t really mountain bikes so wouldn’t have a suspension– it misses that at the price-point Harley is targeting, you can get a …

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Pixy drone hands-on: A flying robot photographer for Snapchat users

Drones are everywhere these days, dramatic filming reveals and awe-inspiring scenery for social media platforms. The problem is, they’re not exactly approachable for beginners who have only ever used a smartphone. Last month, Snap debuted the $230 Pixy drone exactly for those people. It requires very little skill and acts like a personal robot photographer …

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