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Facebook Says It's Better At Detecting Rule Violations

Facebook Says It's Better At Detecting Rule Violations

By Barbara Ortutay | Nov 17
Facebook said it's making progress on detecting hate speech, graphic violence and other violations of its rules, even before users see and report them.

WikiLeaks Chief Could See Charges, U.S. Court Filing Suggests

WikiLeaks Chief Could See Charges, U.S. Court Filing Suggests

By Eric Tucker | Nov 17
The Justice Department inadvertently named Julian Assange in a court filing in an unrelated case, suggesting prosecutors have prepared charges against the WikiLeaks founder under seal.

How to Get PrEP Without Ever Leaving Your Home

How to Get PrEP Without Ever Leaving Your Home

Nov 17
Consumer healthcare company Nurx lets you complete all of the testing required before initiating PrEP from the comfort and convenience of your own home.

Social Media Eases Worries for Migrants, Families Back Home

Social Media Eases Worries for Migrants, Families Back Home

By Maria Verza | Nov 17
Years ago the migration trail north could be something of a black box. People might set out and not be heard from again until months later. Technology has changed that.

JFK Twitter Account Aims to Show President's Words 'Count'

JFK Twitter Account Aims to Show President's Words 'Count'

By Steve LeBlanc | Nov 16
Former President John F. Kennedy helped inspire a nation to land a man on the moon — but he never got the chance to tweet about it. That's changing.

Japan's Minister of Cybersecurity Has Never Used Computer

Japan's Minister of Cybersecurity Has Never Used Computer

By Yuri Kageyama | Nov 16
Japan's minister in charge of cybersecurity is in the spotlight for acknowledging he has never used a computer and making comments showing he has no idea what a USB port might be.

Apple Signs Multiyear Deal with Film Studio A24

Apple Signs Multiyear Deal with Film Studio A24

By Jake Coyle | Nov 16
Apple has signed a multiyear film production deal with A24, the acclaimed New York-based studio behind "Moonlight" and "Lady Bird."

WikiLeaks Chief Could See Charges, US Court Filing Suggests

WikiLeaks Chief Could See Charges, US Court Filing Suggests

By Erick Tucker | Nov 16
The Justice Department inadvertently named Julian Assange in a court filing in an unrelated case that suggests prosecutors have prepared charges against the WikiLeaks founder under seal.

The Hidden Toll of American Drones in Yemen: Civilian Deaths

The Hidden Toll of American Drones in Yemen: Civilian Deaths

By Maggie Michael and Maad Al-Zikry | Nov 15
The United States has waged a drone war in Yemen for 16 years, trying to suppress al-Qaida's branch here. But the campaign has had a hidden cost: Civilians cut down by the drones' missiles.

Pocket Money Apps Aim to Help Kids in Cashless World

Pocket Money Apps Aim to Help Kids in Cashless World

By Kelvin Chan | Nov 15
The apps are making inroads amid growing adult uncertainty about how the shift to cashless payments is affecting children's view of money.

Architects, Activists Slam Jerusalem Old City Cable Car Plan

Architects, Activists Slam Jerusalem Old City Cable Car Plan

By Isabel Debre | Nov 15
An Israeli plan to build a cable car to Jerusalem's historic Old City has united architects and Palestinian activists in opposition to a project they say is both an eyesore and a ploy to entrench Israeli control over the city's contested eastern sector.

Judge: White Nationalists Must Turn Over Phones for Lawsuit

Judge: White Nationalists Must Turn Over Phones for Lawsuit

By Denise Lavoie | Nov 15
Two dozen white nationalists accused in a lawsuit of violating civil rights laws during a deadly 2017 rally in Virginia have been ordered to turn over their cellphones and other electronic devices.

Affordable and Effortless: Booking Travel with MyFlightSearch.com

Affordable and Effortless: Booking Travel with MyFlightSearch.com

Nov 14
MyFlightSearch offers a one-stop shop for all your travel needs, from flights and cars to hotel accommodations.

This Is Heavy: The Kilogram Is Getting An Update

This Is Heavy: The Kilogram Is Getting An Update

By John Leicester | Nov 14
The kilogram is getting an update — the way scientists define the exact mass of a kilogram is about to change.

Nigerian ISP's Configuration Error Disrupted Google Services

Nigerian ISP's Configuration Error Disrupted Google Services

By Frank Bajak | Nov 14
A Nigerian internet service provider said Tuesday that a configuration error it made during a network upgrade caused a disruption of key Google services, routing traffic to China and Russia.

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