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Apple wants investors to focus on its services business. Regulators may, too

2 hours 28 min ago
Apple's increasing bet on digital services runs the risk of drawing antitrust scrutiny from regulators, experts say.
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NASA considers sidelining its Boeing-built rocket for an upcoming Moon mission

5 hours 37 min ago
In the face of more frustrating delays with the rocket Boeing is building for NASA, the space agency will decide how to launch an upcoming Moon mission.
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Apple's big event

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:10pm
Apple is hosting a mystery spring press event on March 25, where it's expected to debut a video-streaming product. This is Apple's Hollywood moment.
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Pinterest files to go public. Its not-so-secret weapon: Moms

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 6:36pm
Pinterest, a service that lets users bookmark or "pin" images ranging from recipes to home design, filed paperwork to go public.
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LAPD audit reveals dangers of high-tech policing

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 6:36pm
An audit of the Los Angeles police department is raising questions about new technologies law enforcement is using nationwide with little oversight.
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CNN's Oliver Darcy looks at how Twitter

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 3:35pm
CNN's Oliver Darcy looks at how Twitter's algorithm is now amplifying extreme political rhetoric and conspiracy theories.
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This 24-year-old finds unreleased features in your favorite apps

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 9:23am
Jane Manchun Wong spends her free time reverse engineering popular apps like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Airbnb and others, to find new features and security vulnerabilities.
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How Twitter's algorithm is amplifying extreme political rhetoric

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 9:23am
Through a new feature, Twitter may at times end up amplifying inflammatory political rhetoric, misinformation, conspiracy theories, and flat out lies to its users.
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How 5G will transform manufacturing

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 9:23am
5G networks that transform entertainment, communication and transportation may still be years away. But in manufacturing, the technology is already making a difference.
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Tesla is accusing a former employee of stealing self-driving tech and giving it to a Chinese rival

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 9:23am
Tesla is accusing a former employee of stealing intellectual property worth hundreds of millions of dollars and sharing it with Xiaopeng Motors.
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Big banks are using AI to keep out of trouble

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 12:07am
Doing business with the wrong kind of client can be extremely costly for banks.
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Vaccine misinformation flourishes on Facebook and Instagram weeks after promised crackdown

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 6:02pm
Misinformation about vaccines continues to thrive on Facebook and Instagram weeks after the companies vowed to reduce its distribution on their platforms.
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Facebook staff had access to hundreds of millions of people's passwords

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 2:56pm
Facebook revealed on Thursday it didn't properly mask the passwords of hundreds of millions of its users and stored them in an internal database that could be accessed by its staff.
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Tencent profit plunges 32% but its gaming business is recovering

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 11:56am
Tencent reported a 32% plunge in fourth quarter profit, hurt by costs related to the listing of its music streaming subsidiary, but its gaming business is showing signs of recovery.
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Facebook: Our AI failed to catch the New Zealand shooter video

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 11:56am
Facebook acknowledges its systems failed to catch the livestream video of the New Zealand mosque attack, shedding new light on how the company became aware of the video.
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Peloton sued over use of songs in workout videos

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 10:19pm
Peloton is being sued for alleged copyright infringement related to the use of certain songs in its workout videos.
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The world is coming after Silicon Valley. Tech companies must evolve to survive

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 4:08pm
The world is coming after Silicon Valley. Tech faces serious threats to its business. Companies could be broken up. People could flee the services.
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How Europe is forcing Google to change

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 4:08pm
Europe has gone after Google with tough new regulations, court battles and massive antitrust fines, forcing the company to change how it does business in the lucrative market.
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Mark Zuckerberg's new Facebook plan could make it harder to stop spread of violent videos

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 1:06pm
Facebook's privacy plan to end-to-end encryption on its various messaging platforms could make it harder to stop the spread of certain videos.
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Apple announces AirPods 2 with wireless charging case, better battery life and 'Hey Siri'

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 10:01am
AirPods 2 feature a wireless charging case, improved battery life and hands-free access to its Siri voice assistant.
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