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Gay and Ginger? You're in Genius Company, Study Suggests
Google Touts Privacy Options, but Still Depends on Your Data
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Google Touts Privacy Options, but Still Depends on Your Data

Gay and Ginger? You're in Genius Company, Study Suggests

By Rachel Lerman |
Google's latest phone and smart-home devices came packaged with a not-so-subtle message: Google cares about your privacy. Does it?

Google Affiliate Begins Drone Deliveries in Virginia Town

Google Affiliate Begins Drone Deliveries in Virginia Town

By Rachel Lerman | Oct 19
A Google affiliate started using drones Friday to deliver customers' Walgreens and FedEx purchases in a test being run in a Virginia town.

1st of Many Federal Broadband Grants Announced in Tennessee

1st of Many Federal Broadband Grants Announced in Tennessee

By Adrian Sainz | Oct 19
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced on Friday the first of many federal investments targeting the creation of critical broadband internet infrastructure in underserved rural areas across the country.

World's 1st Female Spacewalking Team Makes History

World's 1st Female Spacewalking Team Makes History

By Marcia Dunn | Oct 19
The world's first female spacewalking team made history high above Earth on Friday, floating out of the International Space Station to fix a broken part of the power network.

Facebook CEO Defends Refusal to Take Down Some Content

Facebook CEO Defends Refusal to Take Down Some Content

By Marcy Gordon | Oct 18
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday defended the social media platform's refusal to take down content it considers newsworthy "even if it goes against our standards."

Groups: Saving Mexican Gray Wolves Requires New Approach

Groups: Saving Mexican Gray Wolves Requires New Approach

By Susan Montoya Bryan | Oct 18
Dozens of environmental groups and scientists are asking U.S. wildlife managers to rethink how they plan to ensure the survival of Mexican gray wolves in the American Southwest.