Twitter tries to improve its block feature, but critics say it has done the exact opposite
12 Dec 2013, 7:57 pm
Twitter has changed its policy on what happens when a user blocks another user, and some of those who have been subjected to harassment on the network say the changes actually make things worse instead of better
A report says Google is building its own ARM-based custom server chips. This rumor has surfaced a few times in the last few years, but now the economics and technology are right for it to happen.
Techmeme finally posts stories to its Facebook page
You may not know this, but Techmeme's had a Facebook page since 2007.
And it has garnered many "likes", including
(You may have heard of him!)
Unfortunately, and perversely,
Techmeme never actually posted anything to this page
during all those years.
Happily, this all change
Right now there's a headline on Techmeme
written by our news editors.
Our more familiar readers know why this is noteworthy:
from the time we launched in 2005 until yesterday,
our content consisted entirely of quotes.
That is, all headlines and summaries were excerpted
from publishers' sites,
Now that we've examined the year's
our final retrospectacular tour of 2012 examines the stories themselves.
On Techmeme, the biggest stories
usually become the tallest stories as
different angles of reporting and analysis pile up,
creating story clusters that can run several screen