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Mar 19, 2019

Stadia, Google's Big Push Into Video Games, Could Change Everything About How We Play
There are plenty of answered questions, but it's a bold move by the search giant

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Mar 19, 2019

Facebook Says No One Flagged New Zealand Mosque Shooting During Live Broadcast
The video's rapid spread online puts renewed pressure on Facebook

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Mar 18, 2019

Apple's iPad Lineup Is Suddenly More Complicated Than Ever. Here's How to Pick
The updated iPad Air and iPad Mini make choosing an iOS tablet even more complicated

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Mar 18, 2019

The Google Doodle Honoring Seiichi Miyake Will Make You Think About What's Under Your Feet
You might have missed this ingenious invention right beneath your nose

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Mar 17, 2019

President Erdogan Uses New Zealand Mosque Shooting Footage in Turkey Campaign
The footage was apparently used to galvanize his base ahead of local elections

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Mar 17, 2019

Why Are We So Obsessed with Elizabeth Holmes? Alex Gibney Unpacks His New HBO Documentary The Inventor
'When we come across as a kind of charismatic, messianic figure, sometimes it's part of a larger package that's hiding more damaging stuff'

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Mar 15, 2019

Beto O'Rourke Was Reportedly a Member of a ‘Hacktivist' Group. What's That?
'Hacktivists' use digital disruptions to attract attention to an issue

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Mar 15, 2019

Nathan W. Pyle's Strange Planet Is Comic Relief for the Instagram Age
Here's what you need to know

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Mar 15, 2019

Review: The Division 2 Is a Worthy Successor With 1 Radical New Change
If you liked the first game, you'll probably love this sequel, too

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Mar 15, 2019

‘A Game of Whack-a-Mole.' Why Facebook and Others Are Struggling to Delete Footage of the New Zealand Shooting
The massacre of 49 people was streamed live on Facebook

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Mar 15, 2019

A Low-Key Elon Musk Unveils the Tesla Model Y Crossover SUV
'He was almost apologetic. It was a bit of a reality check.'

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Mar 14, 2019

Google Chrome Added a Privacy-Focused Search Engine Called ‘DuckDuckGo'
As it and other technology giants face questions and fines over their practices when it comes to competition and user privacy, Google is adding a new official option to its popular Chrome browser that allows users to search the web using the privacy-focused DuckDuckGo search engine rather than its own platform. The update to Chromium…

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Mar 14, 2019

Google Celebrates Pi Day As Employee Calculates New World Record
Emma Haruka Iwao, a Google employee from Japan, calculated pi to new world record. Google announced the milestone on Thursday March 14, also known as Pi Day (3.14). Iwao calculated pi to 31 trillion digits (31,415,926,535,897), far outpacing the previous record of 24.6 trillion, set in 2016 by Peter Trueb. A Google employee broke the…

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Mar 14, 2019

Facebook Data Deals Are Under Criminal Investigation, Report Says
At least two companies known for making smartphones and other devices have reportedly been subpoenaed

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Mar 13, 2019

Facebook and Instagram Outages Are Impacting Users Worldwide
It's not just your Facebook page that's down

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Mar 13, 2019

Tesla Is About to Introduce the ‘Model Y.' Here's What We Know About the SUV So Far
Here's everything we know about the vehicle so far

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Mar 13, 2019

It's Now Possible to Catch the Iconic Thief Carmen Sandiego on Google Earth
The beloved crime-fighting game is back and better than ever

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Mar 12, 2019

The World Wide Web Turns 30 Today. Here's How Its Inventor Thinks We Can Fix It
'I have a vision for an alternative world'

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Mar 12, 2019

The Man Who Invented the World Wide Web Has Mixed Feelings About What the Internet Has Become
Tim Berners-lee said the web is a "mirror of humanity" with both "good and bad"

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Mar 11, 2019

Facebook Removed Elizabeth Warren's Ads Calling for the Breakup of Facebook
The company said it had taken down the ads, but that it was restoring them

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Mar 11, 2019

Google Paid $35 Million to Former Exec Who Resigned Over Harassment Claim
Amit Singhal was reportedly forced to resign after a sexual assault investigation

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Mar 09, 2019

Russian Internet Trolls Are Apparently Switching Strategies for 2020 U.S. Elections
"Instead of creating content themselves, we see them amplifying content"

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Mar 08, 2019

Elizabeth Warren Wants to Break Up Amazon, Facebook and Google. Experts Say That Won't Be Easy
Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren released an aggressive plan on Friday to target the power of Silicon Valley by breaking up some of America's biggest tech companies. But while the Democratic presidential candidate's proposal is sure to excite tech critics and progressive activists, antitrust experts caution that the country's existing laws and precedent would mean a…

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Mar 08, 2019

Elizabeth Warren Proposes Breaking Up Tech Companies like Amazon and Google
The Democratic presidential candidate is calling them anti-competitive behemoths that are crowding out competition

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Mar 07, 2019

Here's What Facebook Is Doing to Prevent the Spread of Vaccine Misinformation
To mitigate the spread of vaccine misinformation on its platform, Facebook is collaborating with a number of established health organizations to identify and verify factually accurate vaccine-related content. The decision comes after health experts urged the social network to take action against anti-vaccine groups spreading misinformation with no method to counteract its dissemination. In its…

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Mar 07, 2019

Google Doodle Celebrates Mathematician Olga Ladyzhenskaya: ‘One of the Most Influential Thinkers of Her Generation'
Russian mathematician Olga Ladyzhenskaya overcame personal and political hurdles and had a lasting impact on a range of scientific fields, from weather forecasting to cardiovascular science and oceanography. On Thursday Google celebrated her life and achievements with a Google Doodle on what would have been her 97th birthday. Ladyzhenskaya was best known for her studies…

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Mar 06, 2019

Nintendo Just Announced Cardboard Virtual Reality Goggles for Its Switch Console
The new kit is part of Nintendo's Labo series of DIY Switch accessories

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Mar 06, 2019

Top Democrats Introduce Bill to Restore Obama-Era Net Neutrality Regulations
The bill will face a tough time becoming law

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Mar 06, 2019

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Makes Big New Promises About Privacy
Mark Zuckerberg laid out a new "privacy-focused" vision for social networking

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Mar 06, 2019

Google Street View Now Lets You Take a Walk Around the Large Hadron Collider
Just don't stick your head inside

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Mar 05, 2019

Review: The Samsung Galaxy S10 Is Perfectly Fine, But the Future Is Just Around the Corner
It's the latest and greatest in an era of smartphone design that's coming to an end

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Mar 04, 2019

How Nintendo's Embrace of Indie Games Is Helping the Switch Win Big
Nintendo is helping indie games makers find an audience — and it stands to reap the rewards

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Mar 03, 2019

SpaceX's New Crew Capsule Successfully Docks at the International Space Station
The station astronauts offered congratulations to SpaceX

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Mar 01, 2019

Elon Musk's Silly ‘Elon Tusk' Twitter Profile Kicked Off a Ton of Rumors About Tesla
It turns out the name change was meaningless

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Feb 28, 2019

Tesla Launches Its Highly Anticipated Model 3 Starting at $35,000
Musk is scheduled to hold a conference call with reporters

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Feb 28, 2019

Tesla Launches Its Highly Anticipated Model 3 Starting at $35,0000
Musk is scheduled to hold a conference call with reporters

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Feb 28, 2019

YouTube Bans Comments on Millions of Videos Featuring Kids After Fears of ‘Predatory Behavior'
The Google unit announced the move after criticism and the loss of advertisers

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Feb 28, 2019

Get Ready for Foldable Smartphones, Because They're About To Be Everywhere
Samsung's Galaxy Fold is just the first wave in a big new trend in phone design

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Feb 28, 2019

This Weekend's SpaceX Launch Will Be a Huge Step Towards Crewed Flights
NASA doesn't expect this crucial shakedown cruise to go perfectly

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Feb 28, 2019

Amazon's New ‘Amazon Day' Feature Lets You Get All Your Packages at Once
It could be more convenient for customers and eco-friendly, too

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Feb 28, 2019

How This Radical New Proposal Could Curb Fake News on Social Media
There could finally be a way to help stop the spread of false information on Facebook and Twitter

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Feb 27, 2019

2 Brand New Pokémon Games Are Coming to Nintendo Switch Later This Year
Here's what to know about Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield

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Feb 25, 2019

Review: BioWare's Anthem Is Loads of Fun When You Actually Get to Play
BioWare's latest game is plagued by bugs and cutscenes

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Feb 24, 2019

China's Huawei Unveils New 5G Folding-Screen Phone
The Mate X will sell for 2,299 euros ($2,600) when it goes on sale by midyear

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Feb 21, 2019

SpaceX Has Launched the First Private Lunar Lander Mission
It could be the first privately built spacecraft to reach the moon

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Feb 21, 2019

Watch SpaceX Launch the First Private Lunar Lander Mission
It's launching Friday 5:45 a.m. Pacific time

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Feb 21, 2019

Nintendo of America's Reggie Fils-Aime Is Retiring After Almost 13 Years at the Helm
Doug Bowser will succeed Fils-Aime as president on April 15

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Feb 21, 2019

Trump Wants ‘5G' and ‘Even 6G' Wireless Technology ‘As Soon As Possible.' What's He Talking About?
President Donald Trump on Thursday said he wants U.S. companies to more quickly implement what's called 5G wireless technology, the latest and greatest tech when it comes to mobile broadband. "I want 5G, and even 6G, technology in the United States as soon as possible," tweeted Trump, who went on to imply the U.S. was…

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Feb 21, 2019

A Hacker Took Over the Tampa Mayor's Twitter and Sent a Fake Ballistic Missile Warning and Bomb Threat
A hacker took over the Twitter account for the mayor of Tampa, Fla., sending out a fake bomb threat to Tampa International Airport along with a claim that there was a ballistic missile headed to the Tampa area. Police said they are searching for whoever was behind the hacking of Mayor Bob Buckhorn's Twitter account…

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Feb 20, 2019

A Foldable Smartphone, AirPod Rivals, and More. These Are the 4 Biggest Things Samsung Just Announced
The Galaxy Fold stole the show at Samsung Unpacked this year, but it carries a hefty price tag

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Feb 20, 2019

Samsung's New Galaxy Fold Smartphone Opens and Closes Like a Book
It's a groundbreaking design with a price tag to match

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Feb 20, 2019

No, There Isn't Really An ‘Anti-LGBT' Emoji. Here's What People Are Actually Seeing
It's not quite a glitch, but more of an unfortunate design flaw

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Feb 20, 2019

STEM Careers Are Even Harder On Parents Than We Thought, Study Finds
Many new parents leave STEM fields shortly after having their first child

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Feb 20, 2019

Elon Musk Is Tweeting Stuff That Could Get Him in Trouble Again
Musk posted Tuesday evening that Tesla would make around 500,000 cars in 2019

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Feb 19, 2019

How This Politician Put Britain at the Forefront of the War Against Facebook
Damian Collins is leading the global drive to rein in Facebook's power

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Feb 15, 2019

Your iPhone's Contacts App Is More Powerful Than You Realize. Here Are 5 Ways to Get the Most Out of It
Here are 5 ways to get the most out of it

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Feb 14, 2019

Google Gets a Little Buggy With Its Valentine's Day Doodle
Thursday's Google Doodle celebrates Valentine's Day 2019 and "the universal, undeniable power of love." In America, 250 million roses will be sent to loved ones, an estimated 10,408 children will be conceived and countless boxes of chocolates scoffed. But love, says Google, "comes in all shapes and sizes—or even species!" Today's featured animation shows two…

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Feb 13, 2019

NASA's Opportunity Rover Declared Dead After Record-Breaking 15 Years on Mars
The six-wheeled vehicle was originally built to operate just three months

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Feb 12, 2019

Twitter's CEO Gives the Company a ‘C' for ‘Tech Responsibility'
Jack Dorsey said the platform's efforts amounted to a "huge fail"

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Feb 12, 2019

Google's New Tool Tells You if Your Password Has Been Hacked
Here's how it works and how to use it

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Feb 12, 2019

The Men Behind GPS Just Won a Prestigious Engineering Prize. Not on the Prize List: a Woman
"This is just another example of women being written out of history"

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Feb 11, 2019

Apex Legends, EA's Fortnite Competitor, Could Help it Survive the Video Game Battle
Electronic Arts' stock is turning around amid the surprise hit game

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Feb 11, 2019

‘Tinder for Cows' Is Now a Thing, and British Farmers Are Using it to Breed Cattle
The app 'seeks to unite sheepish farm animals with their soulmates'

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Feb 10, 2019

Reddit Users Rally Against Chinese Censorship After $300 Million Funding Round
There have been many pictures of Tiananmen Square and Winnie the Pooh

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Feb 10, 2019

Reddit Users Rally Against Chinese Censorship After the Site Receives a $150 Million Reported Investment
There have been many pictures of Tiananmen Square and Winnie the Pooh

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Feb 08, 2019

Review: ‘Kingdom Hearts 3' Is a Series Finale That's Too Little, Too Late
This Disney-themed game's storyline will satisfy fans, but it's a frustrating experience

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Feb 08, 2019

Google Doodle Celebrates the Chemist Who Accidentally ‘Discovered' Caffeine
The name Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge may not mean much to you. But chances are you owe him a huge debt. For it was he who first "discovered" caffeine. Today, Google is celebrating what would have been his 225th birthday. Runge expressed an interest in chemistry from an early age, and began conducting experiments as a…

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Feb 07, 2019

Apple Has Released an Update to Fix FaceTime Eavesdropping
The repair is included in the latest version of Apple's iOS 12 system

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Feb 07, 2019

Facebook to Appeal German Ruling That Third-Party Customer Data Cannot Be Used to Target Ads
Facebook exploited its position in social media, German authorities ruled

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Feb 06, 2019

Fortnite Is Still Wreaking Havoc On the Video Game Industry
Game publishers have been thrown for a loop by the success of Fortnite

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Feb 06, 2019

Spotify Made 2 Huge Acquisitions in a Move That'll Shake Up the Podcasting Industry
It's buying Gimlet, a producer, and Anchor, which helps podcasts make money

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Feb 05, 2019

Review: Casper's Glow Nightlight Is Meant to Help You Fall Asleep More Gently
It gradually dims as you drift off to sleep

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Feb 04, 2019

Flickr Is About to Delete Tons of Photos. Here's How to Save Yours Before They're Gone
Flickr announced in November it would be changing its generous photo storage allotment for free users, restricting them to a 1,000-photo limit, and threatening to delete excess photos unless you upgrade to a paid account by Tuesday, Feb. 5. If you're not a fan of subscribing to another service, or just want to make sure…

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Feb 04, 2019

The Creator of the Egg That Became Instagram's Most-Liked Photo Came Out of His Shell
'An egg has no gender, race or religion,' says creator Chris Godfrey

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Feb 04, 2019

Elon Musk Has Revealed the First Firing of a New Starship Rocket Engine
The engine is supposed to power a rocket that might one day take people to Mars

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Feb 01, 2019

Apple Apologizes For FaceTime Bug, Says Fix Due Next Week
"We appreciate everyone's patience as we complete this process," Apple said in a statement

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Feb 01, 2019

Google Doodle Honors Abolitionist Sojourner Truth for Start of Black History Month
The noted abolitionist and suffragist Sojourner Truth is being honored by a Google Doodle that kicks off Black History Month on Feb. 1. Truth, born enslaved sometime around 1797, eventually won her freedom and became an abolitionist, preacher and women's rights activist. In 1850, Truth became widely acclaimed after publishing her memoir, The Narrative of…

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Feb 01, 2019

Our 9 Most Anticipated Video Games of 2019
From 'Anthem' to the delightfully weird 'Untitled Goose Game'

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Jan 31, 2019

Facebook Says it Removed 783 Iran-Linked Fake Pages
Facebook says the accounts spent about $30,000 on advertisements

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Jan 30, 2019

The Most Disturbing Thing About Facebook's Controversial Data Research Program
It's inherently exploitative

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Jan 30, 2019

Technology Company Foxconn Is Rethinking Its $10 Billion Wisconsin Factory Amid Trump's China Trade War
Foxconn and President Trump unveiled the Wisconsin project with fanfare in 2017

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Jan 30, 2019

Facebook Shuts Down Controversial Program to Pay Apple Users for Data
A report disclosed controversial details of the effort including that some participants were teenagers

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Jan 29, 2019

Apple Outlook Suggests Stability After Punishing End to 2018
Apple shares rose almost 4 percent in extended trading on Tuesday

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Jan 29, 2019

This Health Insurance Giant Wants to Pay for Your Apple Watch
And it's promising to keep your data safe

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Jan 29, 2019

Apple Promises to Fix a FaceTime Bug That Enables People to Snoop on Each Other
'We have identified a fix that will be released in a software update later this week'

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Jan 28, 2019

A Major FaceTime Bug Might Let Callers Hear Your Conversation Before You Pick Up
In some cases, callers can also see video before the recipient accepts the call

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Jan 28, 2019

Justice Department Details Charges Against Chinese Tech Exec Arrested in Canada
Prosecutors are seeking to extradite the company's chief financial officer

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Jan 28, 2019

Justice Department Details Charges Against Chinese Tech Giant Huawei and Its CFO
Prosecutors are seeking to extradite the company's chief financial officer

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Jan 25, 2019

How Volunteers for India's Ruling Party Are Using WhatsApp to Fuel Fake News Ahead of Elections
Historians may well point to India's 2019 "WhatsApp elections" as a case study in how technology is shaking the foundations of democracy

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Jan 24, 2019

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Jan 24, 2019

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Says Mark Zuckerberg Served Him Goat He Killed ‘With a Laser Gun and Then the Knife'
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey described being served a nearly raw goat that Mark Zuckerberg had killed himself in a wide-ranging interview in which he addressed his controversial trip to Myanmar and admitted he always identified with the man behind the curtain in Wizard of Oz. When asked about his "most memorable encounter" with the Facebook…

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Jan 23, 2019

The Viral Lincoln Memorial Confrontation Shows We're Ill-Equipped to Deal With Online Disinformation
The reaction to a video of a tense confrontation between teenagers and a Native American elder is a sign we're not ready for the online disinformation campaign that's sure to come ahead of the 2020 presidential election

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Jan 23, 2019

Amazon Is Rolling Out a New Package Delivery Robot Called ‘Amazon Scout'
It's being tested in a Seattle suburb

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Jan 23, 2019

Want to Stay Safe Online? Use Two-Factor Authentication. Here's How
Two-factor authentication, or 2FA, is more secure than a password alone. Here's how it works, and how to set it up

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Jan 21, 2019

WhatsApp Fights Fake News With Message Forwarding Restrictions
The company first rolled out the new restrictions for users in India last year

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Jan 21, 2019

Want to Fix Road Congestion? Try Smarter Traffic Lights
Traffic lights with artificial intelligence could improve traffic flows in cities, advocates say.

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Jan 21, 2019

Facebook Says It Will Work With Germany to Counter E.U. Election Meddling
Facebook's public image has been shaken by a series of controversies

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Jan 18, 2019

Facebook May Face Record FTC Fine for Privacy Violations
Facebook has vowed to do a better job corralling its users' data

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Jan 17, 2019

Facebook Just Removed Hundreds of Pages Linked to Russia
Facebook says they found no links among the different operations

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Jan 17, 2019

The Internet Can Make Us Feel Awful. It Doesn't Have to Be That Way
What broke the Internet? Was it the business model, the tech bros' myopia, Russian infiltrators, millennials? Lately commentators have heaved a world-weary sigh and pointed at a more existential culprit: human nature. That sounds like a compelling, intuitive -answer—after all, people online do lots of awful and ugly stuff. As a diagnosis, though, it's dangerously…

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