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{FD} Amazon execs grilled, jeered at New York City Council hearing over HQ2

New York City Council members unloaded on Amazon and the Economic Development Corporation during a contentious hearing about the tech giant’s plan to bring its second headquarters to the Long Island City waterfront. Continue reading

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{FD} Amazon execs grilled, jeered at New York City Council hearing over HQ2

New York City Council members unloaded on Amazon and the Economic Development Corporation during a contentious hearing about the tech giant’s plan to bring its second headquarters to the Long Island City waterfront. Continue reading

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{FD} Google reveals 2018’s top searches

World Cup. “Black Panther.” Election Results. Meghan Markle. Those are some of the top trending searches for 2018 as determined by Google. Continue reading

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{FD} Ex-Google researcher says stopping leaks now company’s top priority, engineer had nasty message for leakers

A former senior Google employee who resigned in protest over the company’s plan for a censored search engine in China has said that despite the numerous controversies surrounding the tech giant, preventing leaks is now the “number one priority” of its … Continue reading

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{FD} Amazon reportedly targets airports for checkout-free store expansion

Travelers may soon see Amazon’s cashier-less, high-tech store format at airports. Continue reading

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{FD} Justice Department investigates millions of fake net neutrality comments for potential crimes

The Justice Department is probing whether crimes were committed when potentially millions of people’s identities were posted to the Federal Communication Commission’s website — without their permission — in comments about net neutrality rules. Continue reading

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{FD} Hezbollah tunnel dug from Lebanon is latest found by Israel

Israeli forces announced on Saturday that they discovered another Hezbollah tunnel dug from Lebanon, marking the second cross-border tunnel found since Israel began an operation to “neutralize” attack passageways dug by the Iranian-backed group. Continue reading

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{FD} Brexit drama: UK Prime Minister May warns of ‘uncharted waters’ ahead of crucial vote

Facing a very real chance that her Brexit deal will be rejected in a House of Commons vote on Tuesday, embattled U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May said the country is in “uncharted waters” and warned lawmakers about the risk of a no-deal Brexit — somethi… Continue reading

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{FD} Facebook’s audit of alleged anti-conservative bias is ongoing as tech giant won’t commit to publicly releasing final report

Facebook, which agreed in May to conduct a review over accusations of anti-conservative bias, has not committed to publicly releasing its final report on the matter. Continue reading

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{FD} Google vendors, temps and contract workers demand higher pay, more respect

In a letter to CEO Sundar Pichai, Google’s vendors, temporary workers, and contractors, who constitute a large percentage of the company’s overall workforce, are demanding higher pay, more respect and access to the same information given to full-time s… Continue reading

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{FD} San Jose votes to sell 10 acres to Google for massive downtown campus after protest-filled meeting

San Jose’s City Council approved a $110 million public land sale of 10 acres to Google in the first step to building a massive campus for 20,000 workers downtown — as protesters disrupted the contentious, 10-hour meeting by chaining themselves to chair… Continue reading

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{FD} Facebook’s mounting woes weigh on social network’s stock

Facebook’s mounting problems and newly-disclosed internal documents prompted an investor to lower its stock from buy to hold after dropping over 2 percent on Tuesday and showing a decline of 2.6 percent in premarket trading on Thursday.  Continue reading

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{FD} Amazon in New York: Ocasio-Cortez sounds off as tech behemoth seeks lobbyists

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed Amazon’s plans for a new headquarters in New York. Continue reading

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{FD} Apple’s Tim Cook: Violence, hate and division have ‘no place’ on his platform

Apple CEO Tim Cook said his company is no place for hate, violence and division, seemingly taking a swipe at Facebook and Twitter in the process without mentioning them by name. Continue reading

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{FD} Google CEO Sundar Pichai’s House testimony has been postponed

Google CEO Sundar Pichai’s testimony before the House of Representatives has been postponed due to the state funeral for former President George H. W. Bush.  Continue reading

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{FD} Facebook’s tipping point: Tech giant grapples with slower growth, calls for major leadership shakeup

Will 2018 be seen as a canary in the coal mine for Facebook? Continue reading

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{FD} Migrant caravan shelter shut down over ‘bad sanitary conditions’ as hundreds move to new facility

Mexican authorities shut down a crowded, unsanitary and mud-filled shelter at a sports complex, having moved the remaining migrants who want to enter the U.S. to a new, government-run shelter that’s further from the border.  Continue reading

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{FD} Branson says Virgin Galactic will send people to space before Christmas

Richard Branson made the bold claim last week that Virgin Galactic will send astronauts into space by Christmas.  Continue reading

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{FD} Picture of muscle-bound bull sparks steroid debate

A strange mutant breed of cattle has reportedly sparked a debate over steroids thanks to their muscle-bound bodies. Continue reading

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{FD} Google hit in Europe with complaint over ‘deceptive’ location tracking, faces massive fine

Google was hit with a privacy complaint by a group of seven European consumer watchdog agencies over what they call the company’s “deceptive” location tracking for ad-targeting purposes.  Continue reading

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{FD} Epic time-lapse shot from space is longest ever, shows two trips around Earth

Two trips around the Earth in only 15 minutes? Continue reading

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{FD} Bill Nye says Mars colonies won’t happen: ‘Are you guys high?’

Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk can forget about their dreams of colonizing and transforming Mars for human settlement, at least according to Bill Nye.  Continue reading

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{FD} Incredible 311-mph maglev train station could transform DC, would make trip to Baltimore in 15 minutes

Imagine traveling on a high-speed train from Baltimore to Washington, D.C. in a mere 15 minutes or from the nation’s capital to New York in one hour.  Continue reading

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{FD} Neo-Nazis have no First Amendment right to harassment, judge rules in Daily Stormer case

A lawsuit accusing the publisher of a neo-Nazi website of orchestrating a “terror campaign” of online harassment against a Jewish real estate agent cannot be dismissed on First Amendment grounds, a federal judge ruled last week. Continue reading

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{FD} Brexit chaos continues as UK’s Theresa May warns against a leadership change

Beleaguered British Prime Minister Theresa May, who is facing a potential no-confidence vote from opponents in her Conservative Party, said Sunday that a leadership change won’t make the faltering Brexit talks any easier. Continue reading

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{FD} Shark mauls teenage boy in Australia

A teenager was mauled by a shark while spearfishing off the northern coast of Australia on Sunday, authorities said. Continue reading

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{FD} Google’s planned San Jose mega-campus sparks lawsuit over deal’s alleged secrecy

Two nonprofits sued San Jose, Calif., over what they claim are illegal nondisclosure agreements signed by city officials to seal a $67 million land deal for Google’s planned downtown mega-campus. Continue reading

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{FD} Facebook-New York Times fight gets ugly: Social network slams newspaper’s ‘inaccuracies’

Facebook slammed a blockbuster New York Times report for “inaccuracies” and cut ties with a GOP-opposition firm after the newspaper painted a scathing portrait of Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg, the company’s top leaders. Continue reading

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{FD} Two men attempt solo Antarctica crossing in audacious effort to make history

Two men from unique backgrounds are forging ahead, in a battle against each other and nature, to be the first to journey across Antarctica unsupported.  Continue reading

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{FD} Twitter removed over 10,000 bots that pretended to be Democrats, report says

Twitter deleted more than 10,000 automated accounts that were posing as Democrats and posting messages to discourage people from voting during this coming Tuesday’s midterm elections after the party flagged the tweets to the social platform, according … Continue reading

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{FD} Iranians chant ‘Death to Israel’ and ‘Down with US’ to mark anniversary of embassy takeover

Thousands of Iranians on Sunday marked the 39th anniversary of the takeover and hostage crisis at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran that riveted America. Continue reading

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{FD} Man nearly beaten to death at Detroit bachelor party

A 30-year-old man is fighting for his life after being severely beaten at a Detroit strip club while his family searches for answers.  Continue reading

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{FD} Tech giants may have to be broken up, says founder of World Wide Web

Silicon Valley behemoths like Facebook and Google have grown so large and so powerful that they may need to be broken up, unless competition reduces their clout, according to the inventor of the World Wide Web. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘Mind-boggling’ monster black hole at Milky Way’s center seen by scientists

Astronomers have observed a stunning, supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy that’s pulling gas blobs into its vortex at 30 percent of the speed of light.  Continue reading

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{FD} Did 280-characters make Twitter more civil?

Even with Twitter’s 280-character limit, brevity is still the soul of wit, but could that extra space be making the platform’s 330 million monthly active users a bit more civil? Continue reading

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{FD} Dogs can be trained to sniff out malaria, researchers say

Is there anything that man’s best friend can’t do? Continue reading

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{FD} New crocodile species discovered by researchers

A new species of crocodile in Africa has been discovered by researchers. Continue reading

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{FD} Pipe bomb suspect, tracked with DNA and social media posts, was spinning records as FBI closed in

Cesar Sayoc, a DJ and former stripper who stands accused of sending 13 pipe bombs through the mail to a range of Democrats and critics of President Trump, left a trail of forensic and digital evidence behind that authorities used to track him down and … Continue reading

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{FD} After Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, Gab banned by PayPal, suspended by two other platforms

In the wake of the worst anti-Semitic massacre in U.S. history that claimed the lives of 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue, three technology companies – PayPal, Stripe and Joyent – have taken action against the social network platform Gab.  Continue reading

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{FD} China’s private satellite-carrying rocket fails after launch

China’s first attempt to launch a privately developed rocket capable of carrying a satellite into space was a failure. Continue reading

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{FD} Two dead after China bus plunges 197 feet into river

A massive rescue operation is underway and two people are dead after a public bus plunged into a river in southwestern China’s Chongqing city on Sunday. Continue reading

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{FD} Coast Guard search for downed airplane off South Carolina continues; 5 missing

Five people are missing as the U.S. Coast Guard continues to search for a downed civilian aircraft that was headed to the Bahamas from South Carolina on Thursday. Continue reading

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{FD} An entire Hawaiian island has vanished beneath the waves

An entire island has vanished under the waves in the wake of Hurricane Walaka.  Continue reading

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{FD} Saudi investment conference site taken down by hackers

The fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist and activist Jamal Khashoggi continued Monday when a high-profile investment conference known as “Davos in the Desert” saw its website defaced by hackers.  Continue reading

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{FD} YouTube CEO says EU ‘meme ban’ threatens millions

YouTube issued a forceful warning about the European Union’s controversial new copyright legislation. Continue reading

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{FD} Mysterious rectangular ‘monolith’ iceberg spotted by NASA

Maybe it is hip to be square.  Continue reading

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{FD} Watch: NASA releases 450,000 gallons of water in one minute

That’s a lot of water. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘Largest living thing,’ an 80,000-year-old Utah forest, is dying, scientists warn

An ancient forest in Utah considered to be the largest single living thing in the world is dying, according to scientists.  Continue reading

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{FD} 450 Amazon employees protest facial recognition software being sold to police

A group of 450 Amazon employees has signed a letter protesting the company’s decision to sell its facial recognition software to police with one choosing to publish an anonymous op-ed explaining their concerns.  Continue reading

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{FD} Twitter’s release of 10 million Russian, Iranian influence campaign tweets shows America’s vulnerability

Twitter released on Wednesday an archive of more than 10 million tweets originating in Russia and Iran, demonstrating efforts to capitalize on existing American vulnerabilities by targeting both ends of the political spectrum and sowing division.  Continue reading

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