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Kevin Systrom's statement on his and Mike Krieger's departure from Instagram says they remain "excited for the future of Instagram and Facebook" (Kevin Systrom/Instagram)

Instagram's co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger have resigned and plan to leave the company in the coming weeks (Mike Isaac/New York Times)

Report: Sundar Pichai to meet with GOP lawmakers in private meeting Friday to discuss privacy, Google's work with China, and alleged bias in search results (Nick Statt/The Verge)

Report: Google, Yandex, and other internet companies in Russia are discussing creating a database that details copyright-infringing content for easier removal (Andy/TorrentFreak)

Leaked screenshots suggest Google Pay may soon add support for P2P payments via QR codes, providing another P2P payment option in the main Google Pay app (Doug Lynch/XDA Developers)

Amazon says the new 10" Echo Show shipping next month and the first generation Echo Show will support Hulu and Hulu with Live TV (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

A look at new Microsoft video conferencing and meeting tech, including a feature, available now, that lets participants blur the background of their location (Mark Sullivan/Fast Company)

Source: Amazon has held two rounds of preliminary talks to acquire London-based food-delivery startup Deliveroo, following reports of similar interest from Uber (Matthew Field/Telegraph)

US Army to award contract for 2,500 AR headsets in Nov. that may eventually be expanded to 100K headsets and $500M; Microsoft and Magic Leap among bidders (Joshua Brustein/Bloomberg)

Zoho says its domain registrar, TierraNet, pulled its service offline for a few hours after it received phishing complaints, is now looking for a new registrar (Zack Whittaker/TechCrunch)

macOS Mojave review: filled with minor improvements, Stacks are convenient, App Store redesign is nice, but new apps ported from iOS feel half baked (Jacob Kastrenakes/The Verge)

Snap begins slow rollout of a new way to search for products on Amazon right from Snapchat, which works by pointing camera at a physical product or barcode (Josh Constine/TechCrunch)

Kuo: iPhone XS Max far outselling iPhone XS, with 256GB most popular, 512GB is subject to shortages; Apple Watch Series 4 demand is "much better than expected" (Joe Rossignol/MacRumors)

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Microsoft says Teams is now used by 329,000 organizations, up from 200,000 in March of this year (Emil Protalinski/VentureBeat)

After working with IBM for over a year on a food safety blockchain solution, Walmart says it's pushing produce suppliers to use blockchain by September 2019 (Ron Miller/TechCrunch)

Google revamps search to include new "activity cards", which will surface users' relevant search history (Cherlynn Low/Engadget)

New book looks at online activity during 2016, makes case that targeted cyberattacks by hackers and online trolls were decisive in changing US election outcome (Jane Mayer/New Yorker)

Snap begins slow rollout of a new way to search for products on Amazon right from Snapchat, works by simply pointing camera at a physical product or barcode (Janko Roettgers/Variety)

Right-wing sites funded by Russia's Internet Research Agency were used to target /r/The_Donald subreddit where the sites' stories were shared thousands of times (Ryan Broderick/BuzzFeed)

Stripe is testing a new cash advance service, providing financing to its business customers, following similar moves by Square and Paypal (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Microsoft Azure customers will be able to create digital models and blueprints of physical spaces with Azure Digital Twins, coming next month in public preview (Tom Krazit/GeekWire)

Google announces several changes to its search product, Google Feed is rebranded as "Discover", the homepage on mobile will now show a news feed, more (Dieter Bohn/The Verge)

Fall Detection feature in Apple Watch Series 4 is off by default unless you're over 65 years old, according to Apple support documentation (Juli Clover/MacRumors)

French startup Qonto, which wants to make banking cheaper and more efficient for small businesses and freelancers, raises $23M Series B to expand across Europe (Thomas Ohr/EU-Startups)

Apple releases macOS 10.14 Mojave with Dark Mode, Desktop Stacks, security enhancements, a redesigned App Store, Home, Stocks, Voice Memos, and Apple News apps (Jeremy Horwitz/VentureBeat)

Security researcher Patrick Wardle says there's a vulnerability in macOS Mojave's Dark Mode that allows certain privacy protections of the OS to be bypassed (Ionut Ilascu/BleepingComputer)

Apple has closed its acquisition of music recognition app Shazam and says it will soon become ad-free, in a deal sources say was for $400M (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Office 2019, the successor to Office 2016, now generally available for Windows and Mac, with a feature list that's a subset of what Office 365 ProPlus users get (Mary Jo Foley/ZDNet)

Facebook names Ajit Mohan, the CEO of streaming service Hotstar, as the managing director and vice-president of Facebook India, to join early next year (Saumya Tewari/Livemint)

Microsoft unveils AI for Humanitarian Action, a $40M five-year initiative to support devs making tools focusing on refugees, disaster response, and human rights (Khari Johnson/VentureBeat)

Snap begins slow rollout of a new way to search for products on Amazon right from Snapchat, works by simply pointing camera at a physical product or barcode (Salvador Rodriguez/CNBC)

As part of a new strategic partnership with Apple, Salesforce will release a Salesforce Mobile SDK for iOS by end of 2018 and redesign its iOS app by early 2019 (Chris Welch/The Verge)

Slack has acquired Astro, a productivity startup that makes tools to surface important information from your emails and calendar (Simone Stolzoff/Quartz)

Apple acquires Shazam, offering more ways to discover and enjoy music (Stephanie Saffer/Apple)

Microsoft, SAP, and Adobe announce an Open Data Initiative to bring data across all of their platforms into one package running on Azure (Microsoft)

Roku says its streaming boxes, sticks, and TVs will gain Google Assistant support within the next few weeks letting users launch apps, control playback, more (Chris Welch/The Verge)

Adobe unveils "virtual analyst", a workbench add-on for Adobe Analytics that uses AI to surface insights and patterns that might otherwise be missed (Kyle Wiggers/VentureBeat)

Roku launches $40 Roku Premiere and $50 Premiere+, both with 4K HDR streaming and a remote with voice search for Premiere+; slated for October, pre-orders today (Chris Welch/The Verge)

Microsoft announces Cortana Skills Kit for Enterprise which lets companies build custom skills and agents, and deploy them directly to their organizations (Khari Johnson/VentureBeat)

Ian Rylett, co-founder of YouTube tween channel SevenAwesomeKids, arrested for allegedly molesting a minor; YouTube demonetized the channel but left it up (Charlie Warzel/BuzzFeed News)

Microsoft say it now supports password-less logins via its Microsoft Authenticator app for Azure Active Directory-connected apps (Frederic Lardinois/TechCrunch)

Microsoft: Surface Hub 2S will be available in Q2 2019 with original Surface Hub software, can be updated to Surface Hub 2X in 2020 using an upgrade cartridge (Tom Warren/The Verge)

Microsoft announces Windows Virtual Desktop, a new Azure-based service that provides a full virtualized multi-user Windows 10 experience (Frederic Lardinois/TechCrunch)

Microsoft unveils Microsoft Search, a unified, smart search box for Bing, Windows, Office, more, available in 2019; rolls out a preview for bing.com, office.com (Mary Jo Foley/ZDNet)

Tile appoints GoPro COO CJ Prober as new CEO, announces investment from Comcast; sources: "sizable investment" was at a higher valuation than previous round (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Review of Chase checking accounts shows that earnings for drivers for services like Uber, Lyft, and Postmates dropped from $1,469/month in 2013 to $783 in 2017 (Rani Molla/Recode)

Yubico launches new YubiKey 5 Series 2FA keys, supports passwordless FIDO2 and NFC (Ryne Hager/Android Police)

SiriusXM to acquire Pandora in a $3.5B all-stock deal (Michael Sheetz/CNBC)

Behind the rise of app-only banks in the UK and Europe, where favorable regulations and an influx of venture capital have fueled their growth (Adam Satariano/New York Times)

Bird is looking to hire staff to oversee its scooter fleet in almost a dozen cities across Asia and Latin America, including Hong Kong, Mumbai, and Mexico City (Tim Bradshaw/Financial Times)

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AfDB/Purdue University conference on agricultural innovations begins today - Tribune

APC, again reschedules presidential primary - Premium Times

As U.S. sanctions near, Europe fails to protect Iran deal - Yahoo

Australia kills four sharks after tourist attacks - Yahoo

Brett Kavanaugh accuser will testify before Congress on Thursday - Yahoo

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Escalating Humanitarian Crisis And Apprehension Over Food Insecurity - Leadership

Facebook Content Moderator Says Job Gave Her PTSD, Sues Company - Yahoo

Failing State Of Libraries - Leadership

FIFA Best 2018: Modric wins Best Player Award - Premium Times

Gas flaring: FG threatens to revoke licences of oil companies - New Telegraph

Giving 460 amputees limbs - New Telegraph

Gombe 2019: The game changers - Tribune

GOP Sticks With Kavanaugh Despite 'Phony' New Sexual Misconduct Allegation - Yahoo

Gov. Ortom orders direct disbursement of N14.9 billion Paris fund - Premium Times

Hope rises as 51 Ibadan communities end 14-year blackout - Tribune

How Abuja Earth Tremor Jolts Residents - Leadership

How Nigeria can prevent perennial flood disasters - Tribune

I've never seen politics as a full-time job 'Majekodunmi - Tribune

ICPC docks ex-SMEDAN chief for allegedly collecting N119.8m bribe - Premium Times

Insurgency: Troops rescue 146, neutralise 14 terrorists ' Army spokesperson - Premium Times

Iran appears to soften stance on OPEC oil output increase - Yahoo

Iran's president blames US after attack on military parade - Yahoo

James Woods attacks Twitter for locking his account over retweet of hoax anti-Democrat meme - Yahoo

Man Walks Into Police Station, Confesses to Killing Connecticut Jogger in 2014: Cops - Yahoo

Michelle Obama calls out 'nastiness of our politics' during voting rally - Yahoo

Mitch McConnell furious over Supreme Court nomination battle - Yahoo

Months after de-robing lawyer, legal practitioners' committee restores SAN rank - Premium Times

MTN loses 1.3m subscribers in 1 month - New Telegraph

NAQS moves to lift EU ban on exportation of Nigeria's farm produce - Tribune

Nigeria's Internet users hit 104.6m in August ' NCC - Premium Times

NIMASA begins operation to rescue hijacked crew - Premium Times

Oshiomhole: We've learnt lesson from Saraki, Dogara's defection - New Telegraph

Our mission is to ensure all African homes enjoy digital life 'Elegbede, Director, Brands and Marketing, StarTimes - Tribune

PDP heads to court over Osun guber - New Telegraph

PDP leaders bicker over national convention venue - Premium Times

PDP NWC, BoT disagree over convention venue - New Telegraph

PDP screens Atiku, Saraki, Tambuwal, others - Premium Times

Pegi IDPs: Abandoned to fate, receive succour - New Telegraph

Philadelphia Flyers Get New Mascot, And Twitter Users Say 'What The Puck'' - Yahoo

Police disperse Kwankwasiyya group's meeting in Kano - New Telegraph

Rainfall, thunderstorms to prevail on Tuesday ' NiMet - Premium Times

Reining In Al-Makura, Adamu To Save Nasarawa APC - Leadership

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