10 things in tech you need to know today (AMZN, AAPL) (Edoardo Maggio/Business Insider: Tech)

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Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Monday.

  1. The first “Pokémon GO” event turned out to be a disaster, and people
    are getting refunds and bonuses. The event took place in Chicago and
    hosted about 20,000 people in Grant Park, but a server outage made the
    game impossible to play.

  2. China is forcing the citizens of Xinjiang, a Muslim-majority area, to
    install spyware on their phones. People who won’t cooperate risk up to 10
    days in jail.

  3. SoundCloud is stopping a group of people from downloading and storing
    its content. The team behind “The Archive Project” announced its
    intention to store all of SoundCloud’s files amid concerns that the
    company would shut down, but a request from SoundCloud itself put an end
    to the operation. …