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Sony A6400 camera review: Definitely not a vlogger's dream camera
Engadget

Sony's 24.2-megapixel A6400 APS-C camera was a surprise, filling a gap between the A6300 and A6500 that didn't really need to be filled. Both in how it looks and the technology inside, it didn't seem like a great leap over the A6300. It also lacks important f… more…

Peloton is being sued for using music without permission in its video fitness classes
The Verge

Several members of the National Music Publishers Association (NMPA) have collectively filed a lawsuit against fitness startup Peloton today, seeking over $150 million in damages. The complaint says that Peloton has been using their musical works for years in … more…

Arizona State University released a free sci-fi anthology about the future of solar power
The Verge

Arizona State University’s Center for Science and the Imagination just released a free anthology of science fiction stories called The Weight of Light: A Collection of Solar Futures, which imagines the future of solar power. more…

Epic Games Store chief says they’ll eventually stop paying for exclusive PC games
The Verge

Fortnite creator Epic Games says its store now counts 85 million users. But that’s not been without controversy, particularly around the company’s approach to securing exclusive PC games. Epic’s Steve Allison says the company hears the criticisms and is worki… more…

Peloton hit with $150 million music licensing suit
TechCrunch

Streaming video is the key to Peloton’s success. But like any good spin class, it’s the soundtrack that really does the heavy lifting. A new suit filed by The National Music Publishers’ Association alleges that that the wild successful exercise startup used n… more…

Y Combinator bets on the booming podcast industry
TechCrunch

Brew helps creators get paid to podcast with a subscription-based app complete with original shows. more…

Photoshop Contest: What Is Tim Cook Really Drawing?
Gizmodo.com

Tim Cook, who at nearly 60 years of age has decided to lean into internet memes, tweeted out his own photoshopped version of a (widely edited) promotional image for the iPad Mini today to announce the sequel to the Airpods. Cool. Read more... more…

18-Year-Old Arrested in New Zealand For Sharing Terrorist's Facebook Video
Gizmodo.com

An 18-year-old man who shared a video of Friday’s terrorist attack in Christchurch, New Zealand has been charged with distributing the video and inciting violence. The man allegedly posted a photo of one of the mosques targeted in Friday’s attacks with the wo… more…

Admitted Meme Thief FuckJerry Sued for Allegedly Stealing a Meme
Gizmodo.com

There’s a lot of reasons why you might have heard about FuckJerry. In addition to being a popular Instagram account, it’s also come under fire for playing a big hand in promoting the ill-fated Fyre Festival via owner Elliot Tebele’s social media agency Jerry … more…

Report: National Enquirer Paid Jeff Bezos's Lover's Brother $200,000 for Bezos Dick Pics
Gizmodo.com

The pro-Donald Trump National Enquirer obtained nude and other intimate photos of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his girlfriend Lauren Sanchez—which Bezos says it used as leverage in a blackmail attempt —by paying $200,000 to Sanchez’s brother Michael Sanchez to h… more…

Dyson's Daylight Tracking Lamp Matches the Light Outside So You Don't Feel Like Such a Shut-In
Gizmodo.com

We’ve spent decades bathed in the glow of artificial light, but it’s only recently that we’ve started to realize our bodies are naturally tuned to the sun, and exposure to the fake stuff can throw off sleep schedules and even damage our eyes. Dyson, which has… more…

Police Report: Popular YouTuber Children Were Starved, Beaten, Pepper-Sprayed by Mother
Gizmodo.com

Warning: This article includes descriptions of sexual and physical abuse of children. Read more... more…

What Rural America Has to Teach Us
The New York Times

A couple at a “cowboy church” service at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island. more…

Why America Needs a Stronger Defense Industry
The New York Times

Investing in the sector means more jobs at home and improved security abroad. more…

We Need More Sister Souljah Moments
The New York Times

Where is the Republican — or Democrat — willing to break with the base? more…

An Important Vote for the Climate
The New York Times

Local officials across the country will have a chance to vote on new energy efficiency standards for buildings. But few tend to vote, which could put the outcome in jeopardy. more…

10 of the best snack subscription boxes according to reviewers
Mashable

Contrary to what you might have grown up hearing, snacking can actually be good for you if you do it right. Eating small, healthy snacks throughout the day can keep your metabolism revved up and help normalize blood sugar, according to Everyday Health. That b… more…

Snapchat reportedly announcing new gaming platform in April
Mashable

If a new report is correct, you could soon have the option of playing a smattering of mobile games on Snapchat in between all of those goofy snaps you take of your dog barking at its own shadow. The news comes from Cheddar, which reports that Snapchat will an… more…

A petition to remain in the EU has gone so viral it crashed a government website
Mashable

You might have heard, but things aren't exactly going smoothly in the run-up to Brexit. The exodus from the EU is slated to happen on March 29, which (*checks calendar*) is just days away. A petition to remain in the EU and revoke Article 50 gained over 600K … more…

Google hit with $1.7 billion fine for anticompetitive ad practices
Mashable

The EU is making Google pay for its anti-competitive practices. On Wednesday, the European Commission ordered Google to pay a huge €1.49 billion antitrust fine (roughly $1.7 billion USD) for “abusive practices in online advertising.” The Commission determined… more…