Oct. 10, 2019

Thu. 10/10 - Apple Removed the App Again...


Apple takes down the Hong Kong app that it reinstated after taking it down in the first place, Waymo will soon let real people into driverless cars, Grammarly is the newest unicorn, and why, if you live in the Bay Area, your house might be without power… but your work probably won’t be. Sponsors:CastroLegacybox.com/ride Links:Apple Removes App That Helps Hong Kong Protesters Track the Police (NYTimes)APPLE REMOVES HKMAP.LIVE FROM APP STORE (Daring Fireball)Apple, Google Pull Hong Kong Protest Apps After China Uproar (WSJ)Tweetstorm (@Grummz)Grammarly raises $90M at over $1B+ valuation for its AI-based grammar and writing tools (TechCrunch)Splinter Shutting Down (Daily Beast)Why the PG&E Blackouts Spared California's Big Tech HQs (Wired)What Happens When Your Tweet Becomes a Subway Ad (One Zero)