Sources: Netflix has considered buying movie theaters in New York and Los Angeles, including Landmark Theatres, but the price was too high (Ryan Faughnder/Los Angeles Times)

Ryan Faughnder / Los Angeles Times: Sources: Netflix has considered buying movie theaters in New York and Los Angeles, including Landmark Theatres, but the price

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Oculus begins rolling out GDPR-compliant changes including a user-facing Privacy Center, updated ToS, and new Code of Conduct for users (Lucas Matney/TechCrunch)

Lucas Matney / TechCrunch: Oculus begins rolling out GDPR-compliant changes including a user-facing Privacy Center, updated ToS, and new Code of Conduct for users  — 

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Iran bans all government bodies from using foreign-based messaging apps, including Telegram, which is used by over 40M Iranians (Amir Vahdat/Associated Press)

Amir Vahdat / Associated Press: Iran bans all government bodies from using foreign-based messaging apps, including Telegram, which is used by over 40M Iranians  — 

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More than 30 major technology firms, including Microsoft and Facebook, signed a pledge agreeing that they would not assist any government in launching cyberattacks, vowing to “protect all customers regardless of nationality, geography or attack motivation”

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Sources describe turmoil at Kickstarter under founder and CEO Perry Chen, who retook the top job in March, as ~50 of 120 staff have left, including 7 top execs (Davey Alba/BuzzFeed)

Davey Alba / BuzzFeed: Sources describe turmoil at Kickstarter under founder and CEO Perry Chen, who retook the top job in March, as ~50 of

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China issues official national guidelines for testing of self-driving cars on public roads, including that a human must always be in the driver’s position (Adam Jourdan/Reuters)

Adam Jourdan / Reuters: China issues official national guidelines for testing of self-driving cars on public roads, including that a human must always be in

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Apple staff memo says it caught 29 leakers, including staff, contractors, and suppliers, in 2017, 12 arrested; memo implies possible legal action for leaks (Mark Gurman/Bloomberg)

Mark Gurman / Bloomberg: Apple staff memo says it caught 29 leakers, including staff, contractors, and suppliers, in 2017, 12 arrested; memo implies possible legal

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