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5/24/2018

A dedicated ad server forms part of the newly launched service Telaria contends is the "first complete video ad management platform" for over-the-top TV. Also included are live-data diagnostics and an engine to help formulate campaigns.

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5/24/2018

Aiming for a more consistent user experience across different platforms, Twitter has rolled out upgrades for its mobile site, Twitter Lite, and for Twitter for Windows. Included are real-time updates on replies, retweets and likes as well as a night mode.

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Twitter
5/24/2018

Ahead of the launch of new privacy rules in Europe, Mozilla is highlighting its additional privacy measures for consumers as part of its latest updates in Firefox for Android. The Firefox Focus feature allows users to manage cookies and limit the source of trackers.

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Mozilla
5/24/2018

AllClearID and Deloitte LLP have launched Customer Breach Support, a data breach customer notification service, a day in advance of the EU's General Data Protection Regulation taking effect. The service helps companies prepare in advance of potential data breaches and offers customer support and data protection if breaches occur.

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Finance Magnates
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Deloitte LLP, European Union
5/23/2018

HTC has unveiled its new flagship handset, the U12 Plus, which offers dual cameras, a high-definition display and a pressure-sensitive design. The phone's side buttons are a unique feature, as they rely on haptic feedback rather than mechanical buttons to work.

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5/23/2018

Apple partner Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. has reportedly started manufacturing next-generation A12 chips for new iPhone models. The processor uses a 7-nanometer design to run faster and more efficiently than the iPhone 8 or iPhone X.

5/23/2018

STMicroelectronics "will assess and evaluate the potential for acquisitions" as it works to maintain its leadership position, CEO Jean-Marc Chery says. While the company will continue to focus on the European automotive and industrial markets, ST also sees China as a location that can provide growth opportunities.

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EE Times
5/23/2018

Slack is adding "action" buttons for Asana, Jira, Zendesk and Pocket, allowing users to perform actions with those services in Slack messages. Users had the ability to do this with slash commands, but will now be able to access this feature with a button.

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Slack, Zendesk
5/23/2018

Kohl's is teaming with pop culture website PopSugar in a bid to pull in more millennials for the retailer's new clothing line due this fall. Kohl's says it plans to tap into PopSugar's data and analytics to better gauge millennial tastes as well as to serve up relevant brands and experiences.

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PopSugar, Kohl
5/23/2018

Japan has been resistant to the allure of Uber as riders tend to prefer the safety of traditional taxis. Now, Uber is trying another way to break into the market with an experimental taxi-hailing service.