Why the 2020 election will never end on social networks

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years discussing the degree to which foreign interference, particularly on social platforms, had affected the outcome. The president himself is said to have discussed the possibility of a 2024 run for office , suggesting that he might have accepted temporary defeat at least.

Microsoft’s Phil Spencer on launching the new Xbox

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In terms of where we are in gaming, I think it’s somewhat regretful, but it’s also nice to see that during this time of social distancing and disconnect from our friends and our family, that gaming is really pushed to the forefront as a real communal way for people to connect.

The massive Twitter hack could be a global security crisis

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To speculate much further would be irresponsible, but Cox’s reporting suggests that this is not a garden-variety hack in which a bunch of people reused their passwords, or a hacker used social engineering to convince AT&T to swap a SIM card. More than 2,500 mobile games were removed from China’s App Store in the first seven days of July, following a crackdown on titles that are available without a license for release. Illustration by Grayson Blackmon / The Verge.