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Hello! Chances are virtually 100% that your smartphone runs one of two operating systems: Apple’s iOS
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Chances are virtually 100% that your smartphone runs one of two operating systems: Apple’s iOS or Google’s Android. Every company that’s gone up against them has failed. But e Foundation and Purism have visions of smartphone platforms built with privacy in mind, and they’re creating their own software from scratch to take on the tech giants. Ross Rubin looked at their creations—which have some overarching goals in common, but also many differences. 

These startups aim to smash Apple and Google’s smartphone duopoly
This YouTuber redesigned the logos of Starbucks, Coffee Bean, and Folgers—and they’re brilliant
Silicon Valley’s quest to build the wellness community of the future
iOS 13’s new Bluetooth privacy feature is important—but confusing
Tall buildings are leaving cities in darkness. These architects have a radical fix
Smokey Bear is 75: Look back at his legacy—and see his new life as an emoji
We keep falling for phishing emails, and Google just revealed why
I’m one of the rare few who needs only 4 hours of sleep per night
Behind the scenes with March For Our Lives as they shift tactics and mature a movement
This newsletter was written by Harry McCracken.
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