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Twitter adds new options to curb abuse, harassment

Twitter adds new options to curb abuse, harassment

Many have complained about what appears to be complacency from the company in regards to harassment, and it would appear that the firm is attempting to change that image. Anyone at Twitter (TWTR, Tech30) who works on safety issues or handles support completed the training. Those oversights are upsetting, she acknowledged, and often happen because a reviewer doesn't have the cultural context to understand why something may be offensive or abusive.



Watch Dogs 2 multiplayer features disabled, patch incoming

So, graphic genitalia is a thing in Watch Dogs 2 . Watch Dogs 2's ESRB rating clearly states that the game "contains some sexual material", including full frontal nudity, but neither we or Sony apparently expected it to be this detailed.



"Quiet Car" Safety Standard Enacted by NHTSA for Hybrid and Electric Vehicles

Known as the "quiet car" rule, the new law will only apply to four-wheeled vehicles with a gross weight below 10,000 pounds, meaning that two-wheeled models, such as the anticipated Vespa Elettrica , will be permitted to run silently. The government says it could help prevent 2400 injuries every year. The new feature will cost auto companies $39 million annually because compliance requires an external waterproof speaker, according to Reuters , but the benefits of reduced injuries are ...


Samsung splashes $8bn on connected cars company

Samsung splashes $8bn on connected cars company

The firm after the upgrade has a $111 target price per share on the stock. Cadence Commercial Bank Na reported 2,974 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. It already has deals in place with many big auto manufacturers such as BMW, Chrysler, Mercedes and Volvo as well as audio companies such as Bang & Olufsen.



Blocked point-after kick lifts Broncos past Saints, 25-23

The play was upheld because officials couldn't determine whether Parks stepped out of bounds as his white cleats blended in with the white sideline and no CBS angles were available to prove otherwise. 16 in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, a 41-38 Saints victory), so New Orleans already has a good idea of how Carolina operates offensively and defensively.


Samsung Will Pay You to Use Samsung Pay

Samsung Will Pay You to Use Samsung Pay

A little more than one year after launching Samsung Pay, Samsung has announced a new rewards program to go with its mobile payment service. When you have amassed a wallet full of Rewards points, you can redeem them for Samsung products, discounts on its website, a prepaid Visa card or gift cards from various retailers.