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Google bans plug-in that picks out Jews

Google bans plug-in that picks out Jews
June 6, 2016
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Google has banned an extension of its Chrome browser which was being used to identify Jewish names on the internet …More Here

Facebook copy briefly surfaces in North Korea

Facebook copy briefly surfaces in North Korea
June 1, 2016
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A clone of the Facebook social media site has briefly appeared in North Korea before quickly going offline. Hosted on …More Here

Apple’s rival to the Echo could know who you are just by looking at you.

Apple’s rival to the Echo could know who you are just by looking at you.
May 30, 2016
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The consumer electronics giant has explored putting a camera in its device, which could come in the form of a …More Here

Microsoft and Facebook Are Building an Undersea Internet Cable

Microsoft and Facebook Are Building an Undersea Internet Cable
May 26, 2016
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Microsoft and Facebook have agreed to jointly build a subsea cable across the Atlantic Ocean to meet growing demand for …More Here

Microsoft hangs up on smartphone workers

Microsoft hangs up on smartphone workers
May 25, 2016
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Microsoft has announced plans to cut up to 1,850 jobs as part of efforts to scale back its smartphone business. …More Here

Facebook denies ‘systematic’ content bias, but admits possibility of rogue employees

Facebook denies ‘systematic’ content bias, but admits possibility of rogue employees
May 25, 2016
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Facebook says that it has found no evidence of ‘systematic’ political bias related to its Trending Topics section, but acknowledges …More Here

Twitter drops photos, videos from 140-character limit

Twitter drops photos, videos from 140-character limit
May 24, 2016
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Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) said on Tuesday that user names and media attachments such as photos and videos will no longer …More Here

Oracle sued Google after failure in smartphone market: Google attorney

Oracle sued Google after failure in smartphone market: Google attorney
May 24, 2016
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Oracle Corp filed a multi billion-dollar copyright lawsuit against Google because Oracle failed in its own attempts to enter the …More Here

Facebook changes policies on ‘Trending Topics’ after criticism

Facebook changes policies on ‘Trending Topics’ after criticism
May 23, 2016
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Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Monday that it had changed some of the procedures for its “Trending Topics” section after …More Here

Microsoft cracks down on ‘terrorism content’

Microsoft cracks down on ‘terrorism content’
May 23, 2016
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Microsoft has announced a new policy to remove “terrorist content” from its consumer-focused online services. It said material endorsing a …More Here