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Facebook chooses Singapore for $1B data center — PCMag

Facebook has decided the location for the company’s first data center in Asia will be Singapore, writes Matthew Humphries.

Here is the link: https://www.pcmag.com/news/363574/facebook-chooses-singapore-for-1b-data-center

Here is the announcement from Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/notes/singapore-data-center/facebook-is-growing-in-asia/1911065865865814/

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Twitter won’t restart paid verification until ‘significant impersonations’ stop, Elon Musk says — The Verge

Elon Musk told Twitter employees on Monday that the company won’t relaunch its paid verification subscription, writes Alex Heath.

Researchers say iPhone usage data isn’t as anonymous as Apple claims — Engadget

Code sleuths at Mysk are challenging Apple's vaunted focus on privacy, writes J. Fingas.

Head of Intel Foundry Services resigns just as chip biz gets going — The Register

Randhir Thakur, senior vice president and president of Intel Foundry Services, "has decided to pursue other opportunities" but will continue to lead the business unit through the first quarter of 2023, according to the report by Dylan Martin.