Google plans to use some of the vast trove of data that it collects to help fight the coronavirus pandemic. Designed to aid public-health officials, the new initiative will tap location information in 131 countries to track to what extent communities are heeding social distancing measures. The initiative is sure to raise privacy concerns, and the outline of the project sought to address how user...
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It’s hard to feel sympathy for Apple, given how much money it makes ($9.2 million in net income every hour in the most recent quarter). But the flood of complaints on social media about overheating in the latest line of iPhones makes you feel a bit for the tech giant and its executives. Here’s a company that wanted to make its high-end phones lighter by using titanium, and what sounds like a...
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