iPhone users who save photos as HEIC/HEIF may get free unlimited storage of photos at original resolution with Google Photos, unlike Pixel 4 owners (Michael Potuck/9to5Mac)

Privacy focused browser Brave says it now has 8M MAU and 2.8M DAU  —  Privacy-focused internet…

Nintendo reports that all variants of Switch have sold 15M+ units in North America since Q1 2017, and sales through September were up 20%+ YoY (Yahoo Finance)

Privacy focused browser Brave says it now has 8M MAU and 2.8M DAU  —  Privacy-focused internet…

Equity management platform Carta, formerly eShares, says it has hired a 51-member team from Kik as part of an expansion into Canada (Isabelle Kirkwood/BetaKit)

Privacy focused browser Brave says it now has 8M MAU and 2.8M DAU  —  Privacy-focused internet…

Startup founders in Mexico say they shun publicity due to extortion fears, holding back country’s tech sector; Mexico drew only $175M in venture capital in 2018 (Reuters)

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Zuckerberg gives a full-throated defense of Facebook as a champion of free expression and defends Facebook policy to opt out of fact-checking political ads (New York Times)

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Square announces a chatbot called Square Assistant to let businesses that use its Appointments service confirm, cancel, and reschedule appointments (Jared Newman/Fast Company)

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Microsoft spent $9.1B, led by $7.5B GitHub deal, on 20 acquisitions in FY 2019, making it the company’s third-biggest year for acquisitions since 2003 (Nat Levy/GeekWire)

Privacy focused browser Brave says it now has 8M MAU and 2.8M DAU  —  Privacy-focused internet…

Google says Chrome 77 for Android enables Site Isolation security feature on pages where users log in with a password, adds additional protections on desktop (Lawrence Abrams/BleepingComputer)

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The Information to launch a tech news app, Ticker, later this fall, costing $29/year and including summaries of the day’s tech headlines and an event calendar (Anthony Ha/TechCrunch)

Privacy focused browser Brave says it now has 8M MAU and 2.8M DAU  —  Privacy-focused internet…

Privacy focused browser Brave says it now has 8M MAU and 2.8M DAU (Yogita Khatri/The Block)

Privacy focused browser Brave says it now has 8M MAU and 2.8M DAU  —  Privacy-focused internet…