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Vine struggled to monetize and compete with Instagram and Snapchat amid executive churn, while failing to find strategic benefits for Twitter (Casey Newton/The Verge)

Casey Newton / The Verge: Vine struggled to monetize and compete with Instagram and Snapchat amid executive churn, while failing…

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Facebook launches election tool with information on national, state, and local candidates and issues, lets voters choose to share choices for specific races (Facebook)

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Heads of EU country data protection authorities, Article 29 Working Party, ask Facebook to stop using WhatsApp data (Stephanie Bodoni/Bloomberg)

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Facebook lets advertisers exclude black, Hispanic, and other "ethnic affinities" from seeing ads; Facebook says "ethnic affinity" isn't the same as race (ProPublica)

ProPublica: Facebook lets advertisers exclude black, Hispanic, and other “ethnic affinities” from seeing ads; Facebook says “ethnic affinity” isn’t the…

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Comma.ai cancels Comma One after receiving NHTSA letter asking for detailed information about the $1K self-driving kit (Darrell Etherington/TechCrunch)

Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch: Comma.ai cancels Comma One after receiving NHTSA letter asking for detailed information about the $1K self-driving…

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AMD details the specs of Radeon Pro 450, 455, and 460 graphics cards used in 15" MacBook Pro (Mark Walton/Ars Technica)

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Amazon launches Prime in China for $57 a year with free shipping for international orders above $30 (Bloomberg)

Bloomberg: Amazon launches Prime in China for $57 a year with free shipping for international orders above $30  —  Free…

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UK employment tribunal rules Uber drivers are workers and are entitled to holiday pay, paid rest breaks, and National Living Wage (BBC)

BBC: UK employment tribunal rules Uber drivers are workers and are entitled to holiday pay, paid rest breaks, and National…

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Facebook starts testing Snapchat-style camera effects, ephemeral private photo sharing from main app in Ireland (Nick Statt/The Verge)

Nick Statt / The Verge: Facebook starts testing Snapchat-style camera effects, ephemeral private photo sharing from main app in Ireland …

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Apple updates Final Cut Pro X & iMovie with support for Touch Bar in new MacBook Pros (Jeff Benjamin/9to5Mac)

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