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Okta introduces ‘Sign in with Okta’ service

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Consider that there are millions of Okta users out there using the service to sign into their company applications with a single set of credentials. Yet getting customers to work together using Okta authentication was an enormous task for developers. Okta wanted to simplify it, so they created a service they are calling it ‘Sign in with Okta.’

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6 hours 36 min ago     Tags:
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Lyft invests $100 million in its drivers

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Lyft is committing $100 million to better support its drivers. The company is specifically putting this money toward cheaper oil changes, basic car maintenance, serviced car washes and more. Lyft will also almost double its operating hours at its driver hubs in 15 cities throughout the nation.

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6 hours 42 min ago     Tags:
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Platform.sh raises $34 million to simplify cloud deployment

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French startup Platform.sh has raised a $34 million funding round. The company wants to help you manage your cloud infrastructure by handling the most tedious part of the job.

When you use Platform.sh for your application, the startup is going to handle testing and deployment to your cloud infrastructure. Every time you want to iterate and update your application to a new version, deployment is as easy as a git commit.

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Review: A week in an Audi R8 Spyder, an everyday supercar

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It’s the sounds. The wisps and growls and gargles. Hit the red Start Engine button on the steering wheel and the world wakes up to the sounds of rumbling V10.

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A new eyewear brand is taking on Luxottica with a single wire, some seed funding, and a sustainability story

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A U.K.-based startup has come up with a new design for high-end, direct-to-consumer sunglasses that are original, modular, and virtually indestructible. But to get their eyewear in the hands of consumers, they’ll have to compete with some industry giants, including Luxottica Group of Italy, whose brands include Ray-Ban and Oakley among others.

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IBM plans to hire 1,800 people in France for blockchain and AI

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IBM CEO Virginia Rometty is currently having lunch with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris. And Rometty talked with Le Monde and announced some new investments in France as part of the Tech for Good Summit organized by Macron.

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Apple introduces new privacy portal to comply with GDPR

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Apple is the latest tech giant to make changes to comply with GDPR, the EU’s privacy data rules, after it introduced a new website that shows customers exactly what personal data it holds on them.

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Hugging Face raises $4 million for its artificial BFF

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Chatbot startup Hugging Face has raised a $4 million seed round led by Ronny Conway from a_capital. Existing investors Betaworks, SV Angel and Kevin Durant are also participating.

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7 hours 55 min ago     Tags:
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Tempow raises $4 million to improve Bluetooth

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French startup Tempow has raised a $4 million funding round. Balderton Capital led the round, with C4 Ventures also participating. The company has been working on improving the Bluetooth protocol to make it more versatile.

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Verifly launches a business insurance product for gig economy workers

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Verifly, which was launched in 2016 as an insurance provider for drone pilots, is expanding its services to include pretty much every type of part-time or contract work for the on-demand economy.

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8 hours 57 min ago     Tags:
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Apple Accidentally Exposes New iPhone Decision

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Apple has made an surprisingly expensive decision with its all-new iPhones...

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8 hours 58 min ago     Tags:
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Ranking The New 'Overwatch' Anniversary Event Skins From Best To Worst

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Here are all the new legendary skins in 'Overwatch' ranked from best to worst.

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April 2018 Switch Sales: 9.5 Out Of Top 10 Are Nintendo Franchises

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There's no shortage of games to play on the Switch. But until we see a regular cadence of AAA 3rd-party exclusives, it will still be viewed as a Nintendo console to play Nintendo games on.

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Fortnite's Refund System Returns June 1st -- Here's How It Works

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The self-service cosmetic V-Bucks refund system is returning to Fortnite by June 1st.

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9 hours 7 min ago     Tags:
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QuantcastVoice: Seven Tough Questions Publishers Should Be Asking Google On GDPR

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On Thursday May 24, four influential publisher industry groups are due to sit down with Google in four of its offices in the US and in London (if the meetings go ahead). The subject of those discussions? GDPR, and Google’s controversial approach to it.

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NPD April 2018 Report: The Best-Selling Games For Really Old Consoles

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Everyone's going crazy about 'God of War' and April 2018 game sales, but what about the best-selling games on retro consoles last month? NPD has your answer.

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Okta’s PassProtect checks your passwords with ‘Have I Been Pwned’

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Okta just launched a free browser extension for Google Chrome today. After installing PassProtect, your browser will compare the passwords you type with Troy Hunt’s Have I Been Pwned.

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9 hours 26 min ago     Tags:
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An Advanced DIY Home Security System: Stay Safe And Avoid Fees

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Abode is an advanced home security monitoring and home automation system, and even the “starter” kit features a wide array of gadgets to secure your home.

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9 hours 28 min ago     Tags:
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Nintendo Has Apparently Filed For A N64 Trademark In Japan

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There have been rumors flying around for a while now that Nintendo may do some kind of N64 micro-console like the NES and SNES Classic Editions. Well, it looks like that rumor could have some weight to it, as Nintendo recently filed for a N64 trademark in Japan.

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9 hours 29 min ago     Tags:
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Digital Disappointment: Your Employees' Top Five IT Frustrations

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Technology is helping your business move more quickly, but it may also be causing some headaches for your employees.

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9 hours 29 min ago     Tags:
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What Are Functional Foods?

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What are functional foods? This question was originally answered on Quora by Keck Medicine of USC.

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9 hours 29 min ago     Tags:
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Bloomberg Reporters The Latest Tools Of Crypto Scammers -- But Not The Last

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These reporters were the latest, unwitting tools of cryptocurrency scammers and there will be others after them...

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9 hours 36 min ago     Tags:
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Those Cryptic Clouds Of Venus Could Contain Alien Life

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A new study revives an old theory -- that microbes live in the Venusian sky.

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9 hours 41 min ago     Tags:
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HMD Raises $100 Million To Fuel The Global Growth Of Nokia Smartphones, Reaches Unicorn Status

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According to Atherton Research Principal Analyst Jean Baptiste Su, HMD Global raised an additional $100 million, giving it a valuation of more than $1 billion, to quickly expand its business in developed countries, like the U.S. and Europe.

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9 hours 43 min ago     Tags:
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India And China Want To Fuse Their Massive Economies. Here's Why They Won't

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Heads of state from China and India have talked about merging Chinese factory work with Indian back-office support, but each side wants to do everything by itself.

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