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Apr 26, 2019

Twitter CEO personally calls Omar to explain policy after Trump tweet: report
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey reportedly called Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) on Tuesday, the same day he met with President Trump at the White House, to explain to her why Twitter didn't take down a tweet from Trump that she said caused death threats against her. Omar had previously requested that Twitter remove the tweet, the Washington Post reported.

Fox Technology news
Apr 25, 2019

Facebook investigated by New York AG over email harvesting
New York is investigating Facebook over what it called the "unauthorized collection" of 1.5 million users' email address books.

Fox Technology news
Apr 25, 2019

Is Samsung's Galaxy Fold already a flop?
After several early reviewers noted issues with Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Fold, the world's largest smartphone maker decided to delay the release of the pricey folding phone.

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Apr 25, 2019

NSA recommends dropping controversial mass surveillance program
The National Security Agency has recommended that the White House abandon a controversial surveillance program that collects vast amounts of information about Americans' phone calls and text messages, claiming the legal and logistical burdens of maintaining it outweigh its benefits to the intelligence community.

Fox Technology news
Apr 25, 2019

NSA recommends dropping controversial mass surveillance program, report says
The National Security Agency has recommended that the White House abandon a controversial surveillance program that collects vast amounts of information about Americans' phone calls and text messages, claiming the legal and logistical burdens of maintaining it outweigh its benefits to the intelligence community.

Fox Technology news
Apr 25, 2019

Ape uses smartphone to scroll Instagram, goes viral
Footage of an ape using a smartphone while curiously scrolling through Instagram shows the phrase ‘even a monkey can do it' might be a little dated.

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Apr 25, 2019

New Navy carrier-launched drone to fly this year
The Navy's first-of-its-kind carrier-based drone has been performing advanced ground testing exercises in preparation for its first flight as soon as this year, a process intended to introduce new attack tactics for the service and substantially improve the "strike" reach of aircraft carriers.

Fox Technology news
Apr 25, 2019

Nintendo says no new Switch at E3
Multiple rumors have appeared over the past few months that Nintendo is preparing to launch a new version of its Switch hybrid console.

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Apr 25, 2019

Twitter doesn't reflect how most Americans think: study
Twitter really is an echo chamber.

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Apr 25, 2019

Facebook sets aside $3 billion to cover expected FTC fine
Facebook Inc. set aside $3 billion for an expected fine from the Federal Trade Commission over privacy violations, cutting into the social-media giant's profit even as its underlying business remained strong.

Fox Technology news
Apr 25, 2019

Online dating is safest in New England, most dangerous in Alaska
Looking for love?

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Apr 24, 2019

Russia launches huge 'doomsday' supersub
Russia has launched its new Belgorod submarine, which is designed to carry devastating underwater nuclear drones.

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Apr 24, 2019

Macron, Ardern seek pledge to purge extremism from social media
The leaders of New Zealand and France plan to host a meeting of global leaders and tech executives in an effort to stamp out the transmission of violent extremism on social-media sites.

Fox Technology news
Apr 24, 2019

AirPods 3 to launch late 2019, report says
If you're eyeing up those second-generation AirPods Apple launched last month complete with wireless charging, you may want to hold off spending $199.

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Apr 24, 2019

Amazon opposes anti-LGBT Tennessee legislation amid activist pressure
Amazon has signed a letter opposing a raft of anti-LGBT legislation in Tennessee as the tech giant plans to expand its presence in the business-friendly state.

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Apr 24, 2019

US Navy drafting new guidelines for reporting UFOs
The U.S. Navy is drafting new guidelines for pilots and other employees to report encounters with "unidentified aircraft."

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Apr 24, 2019

Amazon launches in-garage delivery service
Heads up, Amazon Prime members: The in-garage delivery service Amazon first tipped in January is now available.

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Apr 23, 2019

Trump holds meeting with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey at the White House
President Donald Trump met with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey at the White House Tuesday to discuss the social media giant, which he has often accused of political bias.

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Apr 23, 2019

China using US-built satellites to increase police, military power
A fleet of American-built satellites is serving the Chinese government in ways that challenge the U.S.

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Apr 23, 2019

Tim Cook slams gov't over San Bernadino case, calls it 'very rigged'
In a wide ranging interview that touched on topics such as politics, climate change and discussions he's had with President Trump, Apple CEO Tim Cook said the San Bernadino case was "very rigged" and should have gone to court.

Fox Technology news
Apr 23, 2019

Tim Cook slams gov't over San Bernardino case, calls it 'very rigged'
In a wide ranging interview that touched on topics such as politics, climate change and discussions he's had with President Trump, Apple CEO Tim Cook said the San Bernadino case was "very rigged" and should have gone to court.

Fox Technology news
Apr 23, 2019

Fears of Terminator robot uprising sparked after scientists create creepy ‘lifelike' machines that can eat, grow and evolve
They're not quite the humanoid killers seen in the Terminator films, but these unsettling machines have got the internet up in arms.

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Apr 23, 2019

#GoogleWalkout organizers say tech giant retaliated against them with rejections, demotions and gaslighting
Two Google employees who organized the massive global protest that brought 20,000 workers out of their offices in November have alleged that Google is retaliating against them.

Fox Technology news
Apr 23, 2019

'Cheeky' gorillas pose for stunning selfie with rangers
Two ‘cheeky' orphaned gorillas have posed for an incredible selfie with rangers at a national park in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Apr 23, 2019

Employees call on Microsoft to protect GitHub from China censors
Microsoft's GitHub platform isn't exactly known for activism.

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Apr 23, 2019

Teen's $1B suit claims Apple's facial recognition software led to false arrest
A New York man filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Apple, claiming the tech giant's facial-recognition software wrongly blamed him for stealing from Apple stores.

Fox Technology news
Apr 23, 2019

How AI changes B-2 and F-35 attack strategies
Attack missions, targeting and combat data-sharing in an F-35 or B-2 are all transforming quickly due to the rapid integration of emerging AI systems, leading the Air Force to adjust tactics and adapt future war strategies.

Fox Technology news
Apr 22, 2019

What Chinese spies want from Americans
What do Chinese spies ultimately want from ordinary and not-so-ordinary Americans?

Fox Technology news
Apr 22, 2019

Samsung delays Galaxy Fold rollout amid malfunctions
Samsung is delaying the launch of $1,980 Galaxy Fold device until at least next month, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal.

Fox Technology news
Apr 22, 2019

Instagram change could seriously upset influencers
It's a sad state of affairs that so many social media users tend to base self-worth on how many "likes" their post garners, but Instagram — the platform of choice for today's cultural influencers — may be trying to change that.

Fox Technology news
Apr 22, 2019

Army and Air Force draft new combined 'war attack plan'
The Army and the Air Force are crafting a new combined air-ground combat attack strategy to improve warfare networks, perform long-range sensing of targets, strike enemies more effectively and strengthen defenses across multiple domains in real-time.

Fox Technology news
Apr 22, 2019

Facebook stored millions of Instagram passwords in plain text
Facebook on Thursday revealed that it accidentally stored "millions" of Instagram user passwords in plain text.

Fox Technology news
Apr 21, 2019

Internet bots are getting smarter and imitating people
Bots are becoming a bigger threat as they get smarter, a new report says.

Fox Technology news
Apr 21, 2019

Hidden AirBnB cameras, viruses attack Apple and more: Tech Q&A
I keep hearing about hidden cameras in AirBnb rentals. Is there a trick to spotting hidden spy cameras?

Fox Technology news
Apr 20, 2019

Millennials and men are more often fooled by scams and robocalls, report says
Phone scammers are making make more money than ever and their easiest targets are millennials and men, a new report says.

Fox Technology news
Apr 20, 2019

Stop Facebook's targeted advertising by changing your account settings
Let me be frank: I only keep a Facebook account to engage with listeners of my national radio show. I don't use my personal account. I stepped away from the social media platform, and I never looked back.

Fox Technology news
Apr 19, 2019

How 'Assassin's Creed' could help rebuilding efforts at Notre Dame
Some experts say the detailed digital model of Notre Dame in 'Assassin's Creed Unity' could represent the best chance for architects to study the cathedral's original construction.

Fox Technology news
Apr 19, 2019

Russian news anchor robot sparks 'propaganda' controversy: report
A Russian news channel has reportedly started using a robot to anchor some of its newscast - but not everyone is impressed. ‘Alex,' which was built by and based on Promobot co-founder Alexei Yuzhakov, has started reporting stories on Rossiya 24 about agriculture and nuclear technology among other topics.

Fox Technology news
Apr 18, 2019

Developer in Miami adds 'skydeck' for flying cars to luxury building
Paramount Miami World Center, a 60-story residential apartment building, will be topped with an unusual feature.

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Apr 18, 2019

New 40mm cannon on Marine Corp amphibious combat vehicle destroys drones, pickup trucks
Navy and Marine Corps interest in up-gunning its new Amphibious Combat Vehicle with a stronger, longer-range 40mm cannon may have taken a step forward following a live-fire demonstration which blasted off the cannon -- destroying enemy pick-up trucks, aerial drones, groups of fighters and other metal targets.

Fox Technology news
Apr 18, 2019

Notre Dame Cathedral kept standing amid fire with giant robot ‘Colossus'
As flames swept through the 800-year-old Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, threatening priceless religious treasures and the entire structure's integrity, crucial help in battling the ferocious blaze came from an unlikely place.

Fox Technology news
Apr 18, 2019

Last Supper site reveals its secrets in stunning 3D laser scans
The room venerated as the site of Jesus' Last Supper has been revealed in stunning detail thanks to remarkable 3D laser scanning technology.

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Apr 18, 2019

Apple's secret lab where robots pull apart iPhones to invent ‘future of recycling' revealed
Apple has unveiled a brand new "secret lab" that aims to invent the future of recycling.

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Apr 18, 2019

Facebook collected millions of email contacts without consent
In early April, Facebook came under fire for asking some users for their email password when signing up to the social network.

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Apr 18, 2019

Smaller Nintendo Switch launching this fall, report says
Last month it was rumored that Nintendo was set to launch a cheaper Switch , now we know how that's going to be achieved: the new Switch is expected to be smaller.

Fox Technology news
Apr 18, 2019

Samsung's $2,000 foldable phone is already breaking, reviewers say
Samsung's new $2,000 smartphone doesn't go on sale until next week — yet it's already falling apart.

Fox Technology news
Apr 18, 2019

Facebook says it ‘unintentionally uploaded' email contacts of 1.5 million users: report
Facebook said on Wednesday it "unintentionally uploaded" email contacts of 1.5 million new users since March 2016, a report said.

Fox Technology news
Apr 17, 2019

Conservatives demand answers from Twitter after it reportedly cuts ties with Southern Poverty Law Center
Conservative leaders who have been calling for tech giants to end partnerships with the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) are demanding that Twitter confirm its Trust and Safety Council has severed ties with what they call an "anti-Christian, anti-conservative" organization.

Fox Technology news
Apr 17, 2019

Developers say 5G and augmented reality will change the way you live
5G is said to be essential to the future of augmented reality, a cutting-edge technology which superimposes digital data on the physical world.

Fox Technology news
Apr 17, 2019

Facebook now used for Dark Web activity
Over two billion people use Facebook to buy and sell goods, chat with each other, and post vacation pictures. Now, according to a new report by Talos Intelligence, it's also become part of the Dark Web, a place to sell credit card information, illegal contraband, and much more.

Fox Technology news
Apr 17, 2019

Marine Corps fires weapons at its new amphibious combat vehicle
The Marine Corps' ongoing offensive and defensive live-fire exercises with its emerging Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV) are intended to refine the new vehicle's weapons systems and survivability - while aligning the modern vehicle with the service's evolving amphibious warfare strategy.

Fox Technology news
Apr 17, 2019

Hypersonic nukes and lasers that make you vomit, hallucinate and go blind - terrifying weapons that could be unleashed in World War 3
With killer tech getting more advanced by the day, it can be tough to keep up with who's building the next game-changing deadly weapon.

Fox Technology news
Apr 17, 2019

Twitter users epically troll Jack Dorsey with #AskJackAtTED during talk
A TED Talk conversation with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey took a bizarre turn when countless users of the platform trolled him using the hashtag #AskJackAtTED that was projected onto a screen behind him.

Fox Technology news
Apr 17, 2019

Updated 4.7-inch iPhone 8 launching in 2020, report says
We've probably reached peak iPhone, but Apple is desperate to keep its smartphones selling, so it looks as though we're going to get a new budget offering next year in the form of a revised iPhone 8 .

Fox Technology news
Apr 17, 2019

Mozilla wants Apple to limit iPhone ad tracking
Is Apple doing enough to stop ad trackers?

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Apr 17, 2019

Qualcomm deal means Apple's 5G iPhone is back on for 2020
Apple settled ongoing lawsuits with Qualcomm today and announced a "multiyear chipset supply agreement," which sets the date for a 5G-powered iPhone in September 2020 at the latest.

Fox Technology news
Apr 17, 2019

Verizon increases fees in stores, reduces them online
Verizon is making it both cheaper and more expensive to buy a new phone with the carrier.

Fox Technology news
Apr 16, 2019

Cosplayer banned from Twitch after using blackface
A popular video game streamer and cosplayer has been banned from streaming site Twitch after blacking up on stream.

Fox Technology news
Apr 16, 2019

Notre Dame Cathedral fire: How a video game and 3D laser scans could help the reconstruction effort
As France prepares to reconstruct the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral, a famous video game could be a vital tool in the rebuilding effort.

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Apr 16, 2019

Amazon has a major problem with thousands of fake reviews, report claims
Amazon has been inundated with tens of thousands of potentially fake five-star reviews, according to a new consumer report in the United Kingdom.

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Apr 16, 2019

5th Avenue Apple store is crawling with bed bugs
The famed Apple store on 5th Avenue isn't just crawling with thousands of tourists- it's also been crawling with bed bugs for nearly a month, The Post has learned.

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Apr 16, 2019

Technology is 'a crime scene' and Facebook 'broke democracy,' journalist who exposed Cambridge Analytica says
A journalist whose work helped prompt the Big Tech backlash roiling Silicon Valley excoriated Facebook, labeled technology a 'crime scene,' and blamed tech platforms for precipitating a crisis in Western democracy.

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Apr 16, 2019

To stop shady apps, Google to scrutinize first-time developers
To better protect Android users from malicious apps, Google plans on spending more time vetting new developers who want to publish over the Google Play store.

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Apr 16, 2019

Microsoft's web-based email services breached
Some users of Microsoft's web-based email services including @msn.com, @hotmail.com,

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Apr 15, 2019

Notre Dame fire: YouTube slammed after live footage appears with link to 9/11 info
YouTube was slammed Monday after live footage of the devastating Notre Dame blaze appeared above a link to information on the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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Apr 15, 2019

Ocasio-Cortez cutting back on social media use, says it 'poses a public health risk to everybody'
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who likely owes her seat in Congress to her sophisticated use of social media, now says she's giving up Facebook and cutting back on Instagram and Twitter — for her health.

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Apr 15, 2019

China's 'vast, secret system' of AI reportedly tracks and controls Uighurs, a largely Muslim minority
Chinese authorities are harnessing a vast and secretive system of advanced facial recognition technology in order to control and surveil the Uighurs, a largely Muslim minority, according to a new report.

Fox Technology news
Apr 15, 2019

Zuckerberg's security bill quadrupled as Facebook warns of ‘specific threats to his safety'
Facebook has quadrupled the amount of money it spends to keep Mark Zuckerberg safe since 2016.

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Apr 15, 2019

Pelosi heralds 'new era' of Big Tech regulation, says 230 protections could be removed
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said the United States is in a "new era" for regulating Big Tech firms like Facebook, Google and Amazon.

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Apr 15, 2019

Hackers are stealing millions in Bitcoin — and living like big shots
At 1:30 on a Sunday afternoon in January 2018, Michael Terpin was on his laptop, prepping for a conference in Las Vegas. His iPhone buzzed with an incoming message. Google was notifying him that his e-mail passcode had been changed.

Fox Technology news
Apr 15, 2019

Reusable iPhones getting scrapped due to anti-theft feature
If you ever donate an old smartphone, make sure you put it through a factory reset.

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Apr 14, 2019

Stratolaunch, world's largest aircraft by wingspan, makes historic first flight
The world's largest aircraft by wingspan completed a successful first flight over California's Mojave Desert on Saturday.

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Apr 14, 2019

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp down across US, Europe
All of Facebook's family of apps are down.

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Apr 14, 2019

5G is a bigger deal and China is a bigger threat than you think, think tank says
The effect of 5G technology will be profound - and China could be setting itself up to lead, a conservative think-tank has found.

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Apr 14, 2019

Google offers cheap cellular service? Here are the facts about Google Fi
Go ahead, name some big companies offering cellular service. AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint probably came to mind. Now, you can add Google to that list.

Fox Technology news
Apr 13, 2019

'Game of Thrones' Season 8: What people are searching for
As "Game of Thrones" gets set to premiere its eighth and final season this Sunday on HBO, internet users are turning to Google to get their fill. According to data compiled by Google Trends, the most searched characters overall are Jon Snow, Daenerys Targaryen, Arya Stark, Gregor Clegane and Sansa Stark.

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Apr 13, 2019

Dangerous Android malware comes to the iPhone
An insidious variety of Android spyware has finally made its way to the iPhone.

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Apr 13, 2019

Cheap background checks, heart-rate monitoring and more: Tech Q&A
I want to run a background check on someone. The people search sites are annoying and expensive. What's the best way to do a background check on someone?

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Apr 12, 2019

Developers push to make gaming more inclusive for players with disabilities
Multiple gaming companies are now making a big push to help physically, mentally, and emotionally disabled players thrive in the gaming community.

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Apr 12, 2019

YouTube TV gets hefty price hike
Good and bad news, YouTube TV subscribers.

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Apr 12, 2019

Facebook wants to install a massive fiber optic cable around Africa
Facebook's ambitious new project, reportedly dubbed 'Simba,' aims to install a massive underwater fiber optic cable around Africa in an effort to connect the entire continent to the internet.

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Apr 12, 2019

New next-gen Army 50mm cannon destroys targets in live-fire demo
As a small ball of fire shot out of the end of a new 50mm cannon, a cloud of smoke filled the air and, in what seemed like less than one second, an explosion of smoke and fire destroyed a mock enemy target from hundreds of yards away -- on the other side of an Arizona desert valley.

Fox Technology news
Apr 11, 2019

Google under fire for dubbing 'Unplanned' film 'propaganda'
Google is the latest tech giant to be accused of bias against the newly released pro-life film "Unplanned," with the search engine listing the movie as "propaganda."

Fox Technology news
Apr 11, 2019

Report: Apple to split iTunes into separate apps
The lumbering behemoth that is iTunes may finally be nearing the end of its life.

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Apr 11, 2019

'Hitler would have loved social media,' says Disney chief Bob Iger
Disney chairman and CEO Bob Iger rebuked social media and the state of discourse in the United States while being honored with a humanitarian award on Thursday.

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Apr 11, 2019

Democrats want US government to audit 'black box' of AI bias
Can the algorithms powering innovation at Silicon Valley's largest companies, like Amazon, Facebook and Google, be audited for bias?

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Apr 11, 2019

Air Force to test fire fighter jet-configured laser weapons pod from the ground
The U.S. Air Force is preparing to fire a fighter-jet configured laser pod from the ground as a key step toward achieving its goal of firing lasers from jets on combat missions in the air.

Fox Technology news
Apr 11, 2019

Thousands of Amazon workers listen to recordings from Alexa: reports
Alexa is like having your own personal assistant that never asks for a raise. The problem is she's always listening - and so are thousands of Amazon workers, according to a report.

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Apr 10, 2019

Amazon employees to execs: Do more on climate change
Amazon is facing pressure from thousands of employees to take a stronger stance on climate change.

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Apr 10, 2019

Google's Wing kicks off first drone delivery service in Australia
The air delivery developer Wing, a subsidiary of Google's parent company Alphabet, began flying fresh food, coffee, over the counter medications and other products to select customers as part of its first commercial drone delivery service launched in Australia's capital this week.

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Apr 10, 2019

Amazon Go stores to accept cash, report says
Amazon's Go Stores are cashierless, but that looks likely to change in the near future according to Steve Kessel, Amazon's senior vice president of physical stores.

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Apr 10, 2019

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's bizarre health regimen sees him eat just once a day and take three ice baths before work
Twitter boss Jack Dorsey has revealed his hardcore approach to handling stress - including only eating once a day and fasting at weekends.

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Apr 10, 2019

Illegally downloaded 'Game of Thrones' episodes expose you to viruses that hijack your computer
"Game of Thrones" fans are being targeted by cyber criminals in a vicious campaign to hijack people's computers.

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Apr 10, 2019

What happened when I fired my first 'sniper shot'
My shoulder was pressed firmly against the end or "stock" of the rifle, my index finger extended horizontally just above the trigger as I lay flat on the ground and tried to align my right eye directly through the targeting sight -- all as I for the very first time, tried to fire a US military M107A1 sniper rifle at a small target roughly 200 yards away.

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Apr 10, 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's constituents slam her over Amazon withdrawal in new poll
New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's constituents blasted her handling of Amazon.

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Apr 10, 2019

Facebook bends to EU pressure on 'misleading' fine print
Facebook Inc. has bowed to demands from European Union regulators to change what the bloc had called misleading terms of service, the latest example of efforts by governments globally to exercise more control over tech firms.

Fox Technology news
Apr 10, 2019

AT&T now claims 19 5G cities, will sell Samsung 5G phone sooner
It looks like Verizon's 5G launch lit a fire under AT&T.

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Apr 10, 2019

Facebook to use AI to identify accounts of deceased users in hopes to stop birthday reminders
Facebook announced Monday it will stopping asking users to wish deceased friends a Happy Birthday as the social media giant attempts to crack down on the practice after a series of recent missteps.

Fox Technology news
Apr 09, 2019

Missing Japanese F-35 poses major security headache for US if it falls into Russian or Chinese hands
The Japanese F-35 fighter jet missing in the Pacific could be a major security headache for the U.S. if Russia or China locate the state-of-the-art fighter jet first, experts warn.

Fox Technology news
Apr 09, 2019

Google and Goodwill ramp up effort to provide job seekers with digital skills
Google and Goodwill are ramping up an initiative offering digital skills training to job seekers.

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