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Assange stalemate drags on as judge rules arrest warrant stands
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:37:00 GMT
U.K. authorities issued the warrant in 2012 after Assange skipped bail to avoid being extradited to Sweden where he faced allegations of rape and sexual assault.
Russian Twitter trolls exploited key election moments
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 22:04:00 GMT
Russian trolls chose targeted moments during the presidential election to infiltrate and divide the online conversations of millions of Americans.
Mueller names social media accounts in indictment — here are the tweets
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 00:04:00 GMT
Twitter account @TEN_GOP was part of an effort to alter U.S. politics, a strategy that has been characterized as "information warfare."
How recycled astronaut poop might sustain a mission to Mars
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 16:50:00 GMT
How will we keep astronauts fed on deep-space missions?
Now doctors can look inside the body like never before
Wed, 14 Feb 2018 14:47:16 GMT
New devices will end 'historic disconnect' in doctors's treatment of patients.
John Perry Barlow, internet champion, Grateful Dead lyricist, dies
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 00:38:00 GMT
News of the death of John Perry Barlow, co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, sparked an outpouring of grief from artists and technology types alike.
Tech gossip app wants to become #MeToo platform
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 18:58:17 GMT
An app where many Silicon Valley employees go to silently scream about their big tech jobs is embracing the #MeToo movement.
How VR helped this injured skier realize her Olympic dream
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:14:00 GMT
The tech helped the downhill racer train even away from the mountain.
Turner chief: Justice Department 'clueless' about AT&T-Time Warner deal
Wed, 14 Feb 2018 00:42:45 GMT
John Martin, chief executive of Turner Broadcasting, described the government as "clueless" during an interview on Tuesday.
Screams and gunshots: Social media changed how the public sees and hears school shootings
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 21:09:00 GMT
Scenes from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, were viewed by millions of people almost live on Wednesday.
Our digital devices may be revealing more about us than we realize
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 16:17:00 GMT
How much are you unwittingly sharing with the world?
10 Gmail extensions that can boost your productivity
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:09:10 GMT
E-mail plug-ins you didn't know you needed but really do.
Uber, Waymo reach surprise $245 million settlement in trade secrets case
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 17:34:00 GMT
The jury had already heard testimony from former CEO Travis Kalanick
Do you always feel like somebody's watching you? It's your smart TV.
Wed, 07 Feb 2018 18:24:00 GMT
Millions of smart TVs could be hacked and spying on viewers, a new Consumer Reports investigation finds.
Slain woman placed ad for hitman to kill her, suspect claims
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:15:32 GMT
The suspect told officers he tried to talk Natalie Bollinger out of killing herself, but she wouldn't budge, according to an affidavit obtained by NBC News.
Russian trolls flood Twitter after shooting
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 22:20:00 GMT
Covert Russian propaganda flooded Twitter after the Parkland shooting to stoke America's raw divides.
Alien life discovery might not bring the response you'd expect
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 18:07:00 GMT
Study suggests E.T. wouldn't throw us for a loop.
No, Facebook is not adding a dislike button
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 19:18:04 GMT
Mark Zuckerberg has long resisted calls to add a dislike button. And the new 'downvote' feature is not that button, the company stresses.
Twitter deleted 200,000 Russian troll tweets. Read them here.
Wed, 14 Feb 2018 09:55:00 GMT
Twitter doesn't make it easy to track Russian propaganda efforts — this database can help
Facebook plans to use U.S. mail to verify IDs of election ad buyers
Sun, 18 Feb 2018 00:02:00 GMT
Facebook said Saturday it will start using mailed postcards to verify the identities location of election ad buyers. It comes after alleged Russian actions.
Former Uber CEO's 'bro-cabulary' steals the show in court
Wed, 07 Feb 2018 22:21:22 GMT
Former Uber CEO's bro-cabulary has its day in court.
Alrighty, then: Why Jim Carrey is deleting Facebook
Wed, 07 Feb 2018 20:22:35 GMT
The actor says Facebook isn't doing enough to stop foreign interference in elections
'Olympic Destroyer' malware targeted PyeongChang Games
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 01:59:00 GMT
Researchers with cyber security firms Cisco Systems Inc, CrowdStrike and FireEye Inc said in blog posts and statements to Reuters on Monday that they had analyzed computer code they believed was used in Friday's attack.
SpaceX's 'Falcon' feat may be just a prelude to the main event
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 21:59:00 GMT
Elon Musk looks forward to the Big F---ing Rocket that he says will take humans to the moon and Mars.
Social media videos show terror from Parkland shooting
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 02:32:00 GMT
Students and passersby alike were in a state of panic when gunfire erupted at a South Florida high school on Wednesday — and the internet was able to watch in almost real time.