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Hedera Hashgraph, which has raised $100M+ in 2018 ICO, asks investors to wait longer for purchased tokens, to help stabilize their cratering price (Paddy Baker/CoinDesk)

Paddy Baker / CoinDesk: Hedera Hashgraph, which has raised $100M+ in 2018 ICO, asks investors to wait longer for purchased tokens, to help stabilize their cratering price  —  Hedera Hashgraph, the company behind the blockchain-like Hedera network, is asking investors to wait longer for tokens they paid for, in order to stabilize their cratering price.

How AI is assisting teachers in the classroom by taking over repetitive tasks like grading and optimizing coursework, helping students with exam prep, and more (Craig S. Smith/New York Times)

Craig S. Smith / New York Times: How AI is assisting teachers in the classroom by taking over repetitive tasks like grading and optimizing coursework, helping students with exam prep, and more  —  Artificial intelligence is starting to take over repetitive tasks in classrooms, like grading, and is optimizing coursework …

Educators and school administrators love digital devices that studies show mostly have a negative impact on learning, harming lower performing students the most (Natalie Wexler/MIT Technology Review)

Natalie Wexler / MIT Technology Review: Educators and school administrators love digital devices that studies show mostly have a negative impact on learning, harming lower performing students the most  —  Educators love digital devices, but there´s little evidence they help children—especially those who most need help.

Twitter blocks animated PNGs, saying a bug had allowed them, and that they did not respect autoplay settings so could be used to harm people sensitive to motion (Igor Bonifacic/Engadget)

Igor Bonifacic / Engadget: Twitter blocks animated PNGs, saying a bug had allowed them, and that they did not respect autoplay settings so could be used to harm people sensitive to motion  —  Twitter will no longer animate PNG files after trolls hijacked the Epilepsy Foundation´s handle and hashtags last month …

iOS and macOS are so fundamentally different that the whole notion of getting a cohesive UX with minimal effort by using Catalyst to port an iPad app, is absurd (Jack Wellborn/Worms and Viruses)

Jack Wellborn / Worms and Viruses: iOS and macOS are so fundamentally different that the whole notion of getting a cohesive UX with minimal effort by using Catalyst to port an iPad app, is absurd  —  If there is one word I would use to describe what makes an Apple-like experience, it´s “cohesion”.

Emails show how ICE uses datasets from data brokers like Thomson Reuters alongside social media sleuthing to track down suspected illegal immigrants (Max Rivlin-Nadler/The Intercept)

Max Rivlin-Nadler / The Intercept: Emails show how ICE uses datasets from data brokers like Thomson Reuters alongside social media sleuthing to track down suspected illegal immigrants  —  Emails sent by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials expose how ICE used social media and information gleaned by for-profit data brokers …
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