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Five years after Google announced Android Wear, Wear OS still feels unpolished and laggy, and lacks a stand-out flagship, as OEM interest has faded (C. Scott Brown/Android Authority)

C. Scott Brown / Android Authority: Five years after Google announced Android Wear, Wear OS still feels unpolished and laggy,…

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Nokia 9 PureView review: the five-camera array produces great images but is very slow, often losing photos and the in-display fingerprint sensor is atrocious (Ryan Whitwam/Android Police)

Ryan Whitwam / Android Police: Nokia 9 PureView review: the five-camera array produces great images but is very slow, often…

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Latin American carrier America Movil to acquire Nextel in Brazil for $905M (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: Latin American carrier America Movil to acquire Nextel in Brazil for $905M  —  Latin America continues…

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Israeli ride-hailing service Gett, which anticipates becoming profitable later this year, is planning an IPO on either the London Stock Exchange or in Israel (Financial Times)

Financial Times: Israeli ride-hailing service Gett, which anticipates becoming profitable later this year, is planning an IPO on either the…

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Slack launches Enterprise Key Management, a tool that enables customers in regulated industries to control their encryption keys and revoke them if required (Ron Miller/TechCrunch)

Ron Miller / TechCrunch: Slack launches Enterprise Key Management, a tool that enables customers in regulated industries to control their…

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Inside YouTube's efforts to shut down uploads, coming as quickly as 1 per second, of the Christchurch shooting as uploaders managed to evade its detection tools (Washington Post)

Washington Post: Inside YouTube’s efforts to shut down uploads, coming as quickly as 1 per second, of the Christchurch shooting…

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Stanford is launching the Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence to put humans and ethics at the center of AI and aims to raise $1B+ (Elizabeth Dwoskin/Washington Post)

Elizabeth Dwoskin / Washington Post: Stanford is launching the Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence to put humans and ethics at…

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NIST's benchmark test for facial recognition systems uses images of immigrants, US visa applicants, abused children, and dead people, without consent (Slate)

Slate: NIST’s benchmark test for facial recognition systems uses images of immigrants, US visa applicants, abused children, and dead people,…

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Report: Myspace has lost all the photos, videos, and music its users uploaded between 2003 and 2015 due to data corruption during a server migration project (Cory Doctorow/Boing Boing)

Cory Doctorow / Boing Boing: Report: Myspace has lost all the photos, videos, and music its users uploaded between 2003…

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Apple announces new 10.5-inch iPad Air and 7.9-inch iPad mini with Apple Pencil support (Apple)

Apple: Apple announces new 10.5-inch iPad Air and 7.9-inch iPad mini with Apple Pencil support  —  10.5-Inch iPad Air Offers…