Facebook and Microsoft briefed state officials on election security efforts today – TechCrunch

So much for summer Fridays. Yesterday, BuzzFeed reported that a dozen tech companies, including Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Snapchat, would meet at Twitter headquarters on Friday to discuss…

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Google removes ‘view image’ button from search results to make pics harder to steal – The Verge

The change is essentially meant to frustrate users. Google has long been under fire from photographers and publishers who felt that image search allowed people to steal their pictures, and the removal…

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