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Unc0ver team files a DMCA notice against developer Coolstar for their Chimera13 jailbreak, which GitHub then removed; Coolstar files a DMCA counter-notice (Ernesto Van der Sar/TorrentFreak)

Ernesto Van der Sar / TorrentFreak: Unc0ver team files a DMCA notice against developer Coolstar for their Chimera13 jailbreak, which GitHub then removed; Coolstar files a DMCA counter-notice  —  Jailbreaking tools are generally protected from copyright infringement claims through a DMCA exemption.  This week, however, GitHub removed the Chimera13 jailbreak...

Coinbase hires Paul Grewal, VP and deputy general counsel for Facebook, as its chief legal officer (Bloomberg Law)

Bloomberg Law: Coinbase hires Paul Grewal, VP and deputy general counsel for Facebook, as its chief legal officer  —  Listen  —  Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase raided Facebook Inc. for one of its top in-house lawyers on Tuesday, hiring Paul Grewal to serve as its new chief legal officer.

TikTok users are joining in the "Dogecoin Challenge", driving up the cryptocurrency's market cap by 40% to $500M in a day, as many pitch fanciful price targets (Bloomberg)

Bloomberg: TikTok users are joining in the “Dogecoin Challenge”, driving up the cryptocurrency's market cap by 40% to $500M in a day, as many pitch fanciful price targets  —  - Dogecoin surges thanks to the latest TikTok challenge  — ‘Stay Safe.  Be Smart,’ Dogecoin Twitter tells investors

Sources: Spotify will launch in Russia on July 15, likely partnering with telco MTS; the move is Spotify's next major global expansion after India in 2019 (Tim Ingham/Music Business Worldwide)

Tim Ingham / Music Business Worldwide: Sources: Spotify will launch in Russia on July 15, likely partnering with telco MTS; the move is Spotify's next major global expansion after India in 2019  —  Spotify's long-awaited launch in Russia will arrive next Wednesday (July 15), Music Business Worldwide can reveal.

Facebook says it removed 100+ Pages and accounts linked to felon Roger Stone, as well as some linked to Brazil's Bolsonaro, for coordinated inauthentic behavior (Washington Post)

Washington Post: Facebook says it removed 100+ Pages and accounts linked to felon Roger Stone, as well as some linked to Brazil's Bolsonaro, for coordinated inauthentic behavior  —  The longtime Trump friend and former campaign adviser used fake accounts and other deceptive tactics to manipulate public debate, the company said

Amazon will require US marketplace sellers to display their business name and address on public profiles in September, already a rule in Europe, Japan, Mexico (Annie Palmer/CNBC)

Annie Palmer / CNBC: Amazon will require US marketplace sellers to display their business name and address on public profiles in September, already a rule in Europe, Japan, Mexico  —  - Amazon informed U.S. sellers on Wednesday that it will soon require them to disclose their business name and address on their public profile.

Sources: in May, Google abandoned "Isolated Region", a major new cloud service for China and other "sensitive" markets, over geopolitical and pandemic concerns (Bloomberg)

Bloomberg: Sources: in May, Google abandoned “Isolated Region”, a major new cloud service for China and other “sensitive” markets, over geopolitical and pandemic concerns  —  - ‘Isolated Region’ said to be shelved over tensions, pandemic  — Cloud providers racing to isolate data for companies, nations

Sources describe horror stories of young and inexperienced investors on Robinhood, many engaging in riskier trades at far higher volumes than at other firms (Nathaniel Popper/New York Times)

Nathaniel Popper / New York Times: Sources describe horror stories of young and inexperienced investors on Robinhood, many engaging in riskier trades at far higher volumes than at other firms  —  Its users buy and sell the riskiest financial products and do so more frequently than customers at other retail brokerage firms …

Facebook says it has cut greenhouse gas emissions by 59% since 2017, 86% of its operations use renewable energy, as it unveils a heat recycling pilot in Denmark (David Pierce/Protocol)

David Pierce / Protocol:Facebook says it has cut greenhouse gas emissions by 59% since 2017, 86% of its operations use renewable energy, as it unveils a heat recycling pilot in Denmark  —  As Facebook has gone from “social network for chatty college kids” to effectively powering a version of the internet with data centers …

Boston-based Notarize, a service that lets users sign and notarize official documents digitally, raises $35M Series C led by Camber Creek (Paul Sawers/VentureBeat)

Paul Sawers / VentureBeat: Boston-based Notarize, a service that lets users sign and notarize official documents digitally, raises $35M Series C led by Camber Creek  —  Notarize, a platform that enables consumers and businesses to sign and notarize official documents digitally, has raised $35 million in a series C round of funding.

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