ByteDance rival Kuaishou is shutting down controversial app Zynn � TechCrunch
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ByteDance rival Kuaishou is shutting down controversial app Zynn � TechCrunch

Kuaishou Technology, a Chinese company that many consider a ByteDance competitor, announced Wednesday that it would shut down Zynn, its controversial
Zoom to Pay $85 Million to Users for Misleading Encryption Claims
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Zoom to Pay $85 Million to Users for Misleading Encryption Claims

Zoom has agreed to pay $85 million in a settlement with a class action lawsuit for misleading users about its videoconferencing service offering
Citizen Launches a $20 Service You Can Call to Call the Cops
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Citizen Launches a $20 Service You Can Call to Call the Cops

Citizen, the self-described crime-fighting app has launched a premium service for $20 per month that lets you do something that you can do for free.
SpaceX�s Starlink app gets big update to help find clear sky
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SpaceX�s Starlink app gets big update to help find clear sky

This week, SpaceX's Starlink mobile application received a fresh upgrade that makes it easier for users to locate clear spots of sky and monitor
Citizen's New Service Helps Paying Users Summon the Cops
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Citizen's New Service Helps Paying Users Summon the Cops

Citizen, an app that monitors local crime and allows users to film it as it happens, has now launched a subscription service. Protect is a
Discord now lets you customize your user profile on its apps � TechCrunch
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Discord now lets you customize your user profile on its apps � TechCrunch

Discord has added a new feature for mobile users that you would find in a traditional social network. After the Discord desktop app features were
Google Maps on iOS adds live location sharing in iMessage, home screen widget, dark mode � TechCrunch
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Google Maps on iOS adds live location sharing in iMessage, home screen widget, dark mode � TechCrunch

Google Maps today announced three feature enhancements to its iOS app. Google Maps has announced three feature updates to its iOS app: live location
Facebook Reportedly Researching Ways to Use Encrypted WhatsApp Messages for Targeted Advertisements
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Facebook Reportedly Researching Ways to Use Encrypted WhatsApp Messages for Targeted Advertisements

According to a report by The Information, Facebook is looking for ways to analyze encrypted data such as WhatsApp messages without actually
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The ethereum upgrade which will destroy coins is happening August 5. Here are 4 things you need to know.

The ether cryptocurrency is run by the ethereum network, which is the second largest after bitcoin. Dado Ruvic/Reuters Thursday is the date for a
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