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The Reality Behind Magic Leap

Magic Leap has used extravagant marketing and demonstrations of technology still in the research phase to raise expectations for its mixed reality headset. But with no release date set and ...

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The Information’s 411 — A Magic Leap

Reed discusses his investigative look at mixed reality startup Magic Leap and explains why it's worth being skeptical about the company's chances, despite all the funding.

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Free Speech and Democracy in the Age of Micro-Targeting

The growth of micro-targeting and disappearing messaging on the internet means that politicians can say different things to large numbers of people individually, in a way that can’t be monitored. ...

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India’s Shadow Messenger

In an interview, the CEO of New Delhi-based messaging app Hike discusses how Tencent, the messaging king in China, is helping him catch up to WhatsApp, India’s top messaging app. The Information ...

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Subscriber Optimism About Economy and Tech Plunges

Subscribers see Elon Musk, Evan Spiegel and Satya Nadella as the tech executives likely to have the biggest impact next year. Meanwhile, concerns about Donald Trump’s attitudes on trade and ...

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