Instagram is hitting pause on a project to build a version of the photo-sharing app for children, the company announced in a blog post Monday. The decision follows months of pressure on the company from lawmakers and children’s safety groups who opposed the planned app. That pressure intensified in recent weeks after the Wall Street Journal published internal research about Instagram’s impact...
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The Information Weekend Does Wyoming, Featuring the Tech Transplant’s Guide to Cowboy Living, an Intro to Crypto’s Favorite Senator, and a Glimpse of the Great DAO Land Grab
Hi, welcome to your Weekend: Special Wyoming Edition!Why devote a whole issue to Wyoming, you ask? Because the smallest state in the union has been been playing an outsized role in tech lately, writing laws that encourage the growth of cryptocurrencies, DAOs, and other instruments that are at the forefront of Silicon Valley innovation right now. Forget Miami and Austin; crypto companies like...
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