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On a recent spring day, bulldozers leveled the low-slung Holiday Auto Plaza in Palms, home to several repair shops. Just another unremarkable commercial building being swept away — except for the intriguing turn that its replacement might mark for L.A ...

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This trade fight with China sure has taken a toll here in Massachusetts, with everyone from cranberry farmers to lobstermen feeling the pinch. Now, semiconductor companies can join the unhappy club. The Trump administration put the Chinese telecom giant ...

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TAIPEI—In an inversion of the usual Computex order of things—in which Intel typically sets the tone with its major keynote on Tuesday, the trade show's opening day—AMD is instead in the perceived 2019 Computex driver's seat. AMD's CEO and president ...

Tax delays and canceled home sales: The costly ripple effects of today's cyberattacks
Cyberattacks against accounting software firm Wolters Kluwer and the City of Baltimore in May showed how the newest wave of malicious hacking can have significant, often... Buybacks have gotten a bad rap from both Republicans and Democrats. But stocks ...   CNBC  
Tested: Thermal throttling and performance in the eight-core 2019 MacBook Pro
AppleInsider has the new eight-core 2019 MacBook Pro on hand. Given the drama surrounding the thermal condition in the six-core MacBook Pro when it launched in 2018, it's time to evaluate the ...   AppleInsider  
'Don't be too optimistic': Huawei employees fret at US ban
While Huawei's founder brushes aside a US ban against his company, the telecom giant's employees have been less sanguine, confessing fears for their future in online chat rooms. Load Error Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei declared this week the company has a hoard ...   AFP on MSN.com  
Apple Hit With Lawsuit After Allegedly Selling Customer Information
Apple has recently been accused by some of its customers to be selling customer information. The process of selling these information goes against the company’s own privacy policies. Here’s what we know about this case. According to Time, three iTunes ...   International Business Times  
He Sold His First Business For More Than $400 Million And Is Now Reinventing How Brands Are Built
Now on his second startup venture, Adam Pritzker sold his first for hundreds of millions of dollars and is now on a mission to finance the next generation of brands. Born and raised in San Francisco, and having entrepreneurial aunts, uncles and cousins ...   Forbes  
China's robot censors crank up as Tiananmen anniversary nears
BEIJING (Reuters) - It’s the most sensitive day of the year for China’s internet, the anniversary of the bloody June 4 crackdown on pro-democracy protests at Tiananmen Square, and with under two weeks to go, China’s robot censors are working overtime.   Reuters  
How Convicts Ordered to Stay Offline Try to Slip Their Digital Leashes
When John Walker Lindh, a California man, was sentenced in 2002 for helping the Taliban, neither Facebook nor YouTube existed. If you had a cellphone — and only about 60 percent of Americans did — it was probably a flip phone. Before Mr. Lindh was ...   The New York Times  
Poland has filed a complaint against the European Union’s copyright directive
Poland has officially challenged the European Union’s recently-approved controversial copyright directive, according to Reuters, saying that the legislation would bring unwanted censorship. The country filed its complaint yesterday with the the Court of ...   The Verge  
Bayern vence 3-0 a Leipzig en final de Copa, sella doblete
BERLÍN (AP) — Manuel Neuer reapareció tras una lesión de seis meses y el capitán y arquero se destacó con dos notables atajadas para que su Bayern Múnich completase un doblete doméstico al vencer el sábado 3-0 a Leipzig en la final de la Copa de ...   Houston Chronicle  
'Dauntless' success leads to hours-long wait times across platforms
It just proves how much people want cross-platform games. The launch of Phoenix Labs' co-op hunting RPG Dauntless was such a huge success, the developer has announced that the game attracted 4 million players in just a couple of days. In fact, the game ...   Engadget