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Stitch Fix Files for IPO
Stitch Fix, the fashion startup that's risen to meteoric success over the six years since it was founded, is taking its business public. The company filed for initial public offering this afternoon, revealing in the listing that it's brought in $977.1 ...
Online apparel retailer Stitch Fix aims to sew up its own IPOSan Francisco Business Times
Stitch Fix, an online styling service, files to go publicSeattle Times

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Apple's enterprise strategy begins to take shape
When Apple announced its partnership with GE this week, it would have been easy to dismiss it as another random collaboration from a company people don't generally associate with the enterprise. After all, Apple killed off their enterprise server ...
The Apple Watch 3 is awesomeZDNet
Rumor: Apple supply chain looking to cut iPhone X costs in 2018, reducing consumer pricesAppleInsider (press release) (blog)
iPhone X arrival could slash iPhone 8, Plus output in halfCNET
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Star Wars Battlefront II Preview – This is the Campaign You're Looking For
Crave Online
Upon hearing about Star Wars Battlefront II's inclusion of a single-player campaign which would be canon to the movies and fill in the gaps between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens, I couldn't wait to get my hands on it. A game's multiplayer is ...

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Facebook, Google had role in anti-refugee ad campaign in swing states
Facebook and Google, companies that publicly support and advocate for immigrants and refugees, helped anti-immigrant and anti-refugee ad campaigns in swing states, according to a new report. The tech giants' ad teams worked “closely” with Secure ...
Alphabet just announced a $1 billion bet on Lyft — despite being an investor in Uber
CapitalG, an investment arm within Google-parent Alphabet, will lead a $1 billion funding round for Lyft, the companies said on Thursday. CapitalG Partner David Lawee will join Lyft's board. Alphabet's self-driving car unit, Waymo, confirmed earlier ...

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Amazon's original Echo gets a much-needed upgrade
With a good software-driven product, the hardware is almost inconsequential. After the unboxing and the setup, it just sort of fades into the scenery. That was always the case with Amazon's original Echo, but even as Alexa continues to do all of the ...
Sonos One review: A better sounding smart speakerArs Technica
Sonos One Is An Amazon Echo for AudiophilesFortune
Moto X4 Android One review: A good reminder of what a great deal looks likePCWorld
Android Headlines -SlashGear -Tom's Guide -CNET
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Big Nintendo Switch Update Released, Adds Nice New Features [Update: More Than We Realized]
A big new update for the Nintendo Switch is out now. Update 4.0.0 adds a number of notable and welcome features, perhaps the biggest of which are video capture support and the ability to transfer data to a new system. It's a big update. [Update: It ...
The Switch's New Video Capture Function Isn't GreatKotaku
The Nintendo Switch Outsold Both Xbox One And PS4 Last MonthForbes
Nintendo nabs two-thirds of monthly game hardware sales thanks to SwitchTechCrunch
Ars Technica -Engadget -Polygon -Destructoid
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The Verge
Pixel 2 XL teardown shows how its squeezable sides work
The Verge
The Pixel 2 comes out today, and so of course iFixit has torn open the first unit it could find to let us see what's going on inside. The site published its inside look at the Pixel 2 XL this morning, and while there aren't a ton of surprises to be ...
That Pixel 2 XL screen: Just how bad is it?ZDNet
Google's new cases for its Pixel 2 phone put Apple's iPhone cases to shameBusiness Insider
Google considers 'fixing' the Pixel 2 XL's display colorsEngadget
Mashable -VentureBeat -CNET -Android Headlines
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Scientists Just Found the Perfect Spot to Build an Underground Colony on the Moon
The Marius Hills Skylight, as observed by the Japanese SELENE/Kaguya research team. (Image: NASA/Goddard/Arizona State University). For years, scientists have wondered if dark, crater-like features on the lunar surface might be entrances to giant ...
Lunar cave could give astronauts shelter on the moonNew York Post
Scientists found a moon cave that's big enough to be an astronaut baseQuartz
Cave discovered on the Moon raises hope for human colonizationFox News
ExtremeTech -Newsweek -New York Daily News -Popular Mechanics
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New study suggests insect populations have declined by 75% over 3 decades
(CNN) A new scientific study has found "dramatic" and "alarming" declines in insect populations in areas in Germany, which researchers say could have far-reaching consequences for the world's crop production and natural ecosystems. The study, published ...
Insects Are In Serious TroubleThe Atlantic
Where's the buzz? German study finds dramatic insect declineWSMV Nashville
Flying Insects Have Decreased in Number by Over 75 Percent in Recent DecadesSeeker
Duluth News Tribune -KUOW News and Information -The Independent -BGR
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