January 2017 Archive

Square encourages Apple Pay payments with processing credit

 Square partnered with Apple for a promotion when customers use Apple Pay. Starting today, Square merchants won’t pay any processing fee for the first $12,000 ...

Amazon and Expedia file sworn statements in court, join Washington State's lawsuit against Trump's travel ban; Microsoft cooperating with the State AG office (Hamza Shaban/BuzzFeed)

Hamza Shaban / BuzzFeed:Amazon and Expedia file sworn statements in court, join Washington State’s lawsuit against Trump’s travel ban; Microsoft cooperating with the State AG ...

Facebook to begin a limited trial of Delegated Recovery, a system for recovering third party accounts that aims to obviate email's role in that process (Kate Conger/TechCrunch)

Kate Conger / TechCrunch:Facebook to begin a limited trial of Delegated Recovery, a system for recovering third party accounts that aims to obviate email’s role ...

More than 2K Google employees, including Sundar Pichai and Sergey Brin, across eight campuses stop work to protest Trump's executive order banning immigration (Casey Newton/The Verge)

Casey Newton / The Verge:More than 2K Google employees, including Sundar Pichai and Sergey Brin, across eight campuses stop work to protest Trump’s executive order ...

Razer acquires Nextbit, maker of Robin smartphone; Nextbit will stop selling Robin phones but will continue providing support for six months (Jessica Dolcourt/CNET)

Jessica Dolcourt / CNET:Razer acquires Nextbit, maker of Robin smartphone; Nextbit will stop selling Robin phones but will continue providing support for six months  —  ...

Analytics firms and social media stars say Snapchat Stories view counts have plummeted between 15% and 40% since Instagram launched its Stories clone (Josh Constine/TechCrunch)

Josh Constine / TechCrunch:Analytics firms and social media stars say Snapchat Stories view counts have plummeted between 15% and 40% since Instagram launched its Stories ...

Henry David Thoreau on When Civil Disobedience Against Bad Governments Is Justified: An Animated Introduction

“In March 1845, the United States acquired a new president – James K. Polk – a forceful, aggressive political outsider intent on strengthening his country ...

Warriors make NBA history with 20th road win of season

The Warriors continue to rewrite the NBA record books. On Sunday night, they beat the Blazers in Portland to run their record on the road ...

Under Trump, championship teams visiting White House may be over

If all the members of a team want to go to the White House, fine, but it will no longer work as a compulsory activity…

NBA Power Rankings: Curry trying to make everyone forget 3-1 lead

Steph Curry scored 43 points on Saturday night — 25 in the third quarter alone — and the Warriors are starting to gain some separation…

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