How comment hosting service Disqus, which gets ~2B unique visitors/month and supports anonymous comments, is losing its battle against trolls and hate speech (Charlie Warzel/BuzzFeed)

Charlie Warzel / BuzzFeed: How comment hosting service Disqus, which gets ~2B unique visitors/month and supports anonymous comments, is losing its battle against trolls and

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Qualcomm unveils 10nm Snapdragon 710 SoC with 4K HDR playback support, promises twice the AI performance compared to Snapdragon 660, expected in devices in Q2 (Charlie Osborne/ZDNet)

Charlie Osborne / ZDNet: Qualcomm unveils 10nm Snapdragon 710 SoC with 4K HDR playback support, promises twice the AI performance compared to Snapdragon 660, expected

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Smoothness of Google’s AI-based demonstrations at I/O and “Make Google Do It” campaign mask the reality: users will need to give up more information and agency (Charlie Warzel/BuzzFeed)

Charlie Warzel / BuzzFeed: Smoothness of Google’s AI-based demonstrations at I/O and “Make Google Do It” campaign mask the reality: users will need to give

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Charlie Kindel, a Microsoft veteran who joined Amazon five years ago and founded the Alexa Smart Home division, says he’s leaving the company to take a break (Taylor Soper/GeekWire)

Taylor Soper / GeekWire: Charlie Kindel, a Microsoft veteran who joined Amazon five years ago and founded the Alexa Smart Home division, says he’s leaving

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Ray Ozzie, others, and DOJ discussed decrypting data on devices via access key stored in a secure partition on the device that only the manufacturer can access (Charlie Savage/New York Times)

Charlie Savage / New York Times: Ray Ozzie, others, and DOJ discussed decrypting data on devices via access key stored in a secure partition on

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Lightning Labs raises $2.5M from Jack Dorsey, Charlie Lee, David Sacks, and more, launches beta of software that allows Bitcoin Lightning Network payments (Leigh Cuen/CoinDesk)

Leigh Cuen / CoinDesk: Lightning Labs raises $ 2.5M from Jack Dorsey, Charlie Lee, David Sacks, and more, launches beta of software that allows Bitcoin

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