A look at traditional auto makers’ attempts to reimagine themselves as software and service companies, in order to fend off rivals like Uber and Waymo (Wall Street Journal)

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Wall Street Journal: A look at traditional auto makers’ attempts to reimagine themselves as software and service companies, in order to fend off rivals like Uber and Waymo  —  As IPO proposals value Uber at an eye-popping $120 billion, auto makers are racing to gain ground in everything from car sharing to driverless technology.

How political data firms continue to vacuum up psychological and personal data on people in order to sway voters, even after the Cambridge Analytica scandal (Sue Halpern/New Republic)

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Sue Halpern / New Republic: How political data firms continue to vacuum up psychological and personal data on people in order to sway voters, even after the Cambridge Analytica scandal  —  In April, when the Senate Judiciary and Commerce committees summoned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to Washington …

The best camera bags for every budget

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A camera is an investment worth protecting. That’s why we’ve rounded up the best camera bags. Whether you need a rugged backpack to take into the backcountry or a leather messenger that’s as luxurious as it is capable, there’s a backpack for your needs and your budget. The post The best camera bags for every budget appeared first on Digital Trends.

Interview with YC partner Paul Buchheit about how he got started with programming, joining Google and creating Gmail, becoming a great engineer, and more (Triplebyte Blog)

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Triplebyte Blog: Interview with YC partner Paul Buchheit about how he got started with programming, joining Google and creating Gmail, becoming a great engineer, and more  —  On Becoming a Programmer … One moment I remember really getting into programming came while playing a fantasy RPG video game.

Joshua Schachter on inventing tags for bookmarks, selling Del.icio.us to Yahoo in 2005, and Yahoo’s mismanagement of the service before its 2017 shutdown (Jake Swearingen/New York Magazine)

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Jake Swearingen / New York Magazine: Joshua Schachter on inventing tags for bookmarks, selling Del.icio.us to Yahoo in 2005, and Yahoo’s mismanagement of the service before its 2017 shutdown  —  As told to , Jake Swearingen @JakeSwearingen  —  Joshua Schachter’s groundbreaking social-bookmarking site Del.icio.us, founded in 2003 …

The Dyson Airwrap hair styler hands-on

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The $550 Dyson Airwrap styles your hair with lower heat and air, but doesn’t always get it right. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm #Dyson #DysonAirwrap #hairstyle The post The Dyson Airwrap hair styler hands-on appeared first on Tech News Horizon.