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Does the Chinese Government Have Access to Your Grindr Account?

Slack Down? You Might Get Some Work Done!

Now that Grindr has been fully acquired by a Chinese gaming company, China experts and intelligence officials are raising concerns about the purchase.

Digital Currencies Dip As South Korea Considers Trading Ban

Digital Currencies Dip As South Korea Considers Trading Ban

Jan 14
Digital currency prices wobbled Thursday after South Korea, a hotbed for currencies like bitcoin, said it will consider a trading ban.

China Orders Marriott to Suspend Website, App

China Orders Marriott to Suspend Website, App

Jan 14
Regulators have ordered the Marriott hotel chain to close its China-based website and app for one week after criticizing the company for referring to Tibet and self-ruled Taiwan as countries in a customer survey.

Cyberbullying Blamed for Australian Child Model's Suicide

Cyberbullying Blamed for Australian Child Model's Suicide

By Rod McGuirk | Jan 14
A 14-year-old girl who was the angelic face of an iconic Australian bushmen's hat brand was remembered by hundreds of mourners Friday after her suicide focused attention on the dangers of cyberbullying.

Chicago Considering Equipping Police with Anti-Texting Tools

Chicago Considering Equipping Police with Anti-Texting Tools

By Don Babwin | Jan 14
Chicago may become the first city in the U.S. to arm its police officers with devices that will tell them immediately if motorists were texting when they got into a traffic accident.

YouTube Suspends Star Over Suicide Video, Doesn't Shut Door

YouTube Suspends Star Over Suicide Video, Doesn't Shut Door

By David Bauder | Jan 14
YouTube has suspended a star who posted video images of what appeared to be a suicide victim but said Saturday that doesn't mean it won't work with him in the future.