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WhatsApp suffers security breach

May 15 2019
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San Francisco, May 14: WhatsApp today encouraged its users to upgrade the app to plug a security breach that allowed sophisticated attackers to sneak spyware into phones, in the latest trouble for its parent Facebook.

Facebook facing 20-year consent agreement after privacy lapses: source

May 14 2019
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WASHINGTON, May 14: The social media giant Facebook Inc is headed toward an agreement with the U.S. government over its privacy policies and practices that would put it under 20 years of oversight, according to a source knowledgeable about the d

Facebook bans Alex Jones, other extremist figures

May 03 2019
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SAN FRANCISCO, May 3: Facebook Inc said on Thursday it was banning Alex Jones and other controversial U.S. political personalities for violating the social media company’s policies on “dangerous individuals and organizations.”

Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks in British jail for skipping bail

May 02 2019
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LONDON: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was sentenced to 50 weeks in prison by a British court on Wednesday for skipping bail when he holed up in Ecuador’s London embassy for seven years until police dragged him out last month.

Satellite images may show reprocessing activity at North Korea nuclear site - U.S. researchers

April 17 2019
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WASHINGTON, April 17: Satellite images from last week show movement at North Korea’s main nuclear site that could be associated with the reprocessing of radioactive material into bomb fuel, a U.S. think tank said on Tuesday.

Nepal Government Bans PUBG

April 12 2019
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Kathmandu, Nepal, April 12, 2019: The government’s decision to ban the online game Player- Unknown’s Battlegrounds, which is popularly known as PUBG, has widely been admired from different sectors.

WikiLeaks’ Assange arrested at Ecuador embassy in London

April 11 2019
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LONDON, April 11: Police in London arrested WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at the Ecuadorean embassy Thursday for failing to surrender to the court in 2012, shortly after the South American nation revoked his asylum.

In astrophysics milestone, first photo of black hole expected

April 06 2019
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Scientists are expected to unveil on Wednesday the first-ever photograph of a black hole, a breakthrough in astrophysics providing insight into celestial monsters with gravitational fields so intense no matter or light can escape.

Mom with kids on YouTube channel charged with child abuse

March 28 2019
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PHOENIX: An Arizona woman who used to operate a popular YouTube channel featuring children has been indicted on charges that she kidnapped five of her seven adopted children and abused them by pepper-spraying them, forcing them to take ice baths

For sake of pupils’ pupils, China to ban homework on apps

February 18 2019
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An eastern Chinese province plans to ban teachers from assigning homework to be completed on cellphone apps as part of efforts to preserve students’ eyesight.

U.S. negotiating multibillion-dollar fine with Facebook: report

February 15 2019
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The U.S. government and Facebook Inc are negotiating a settlement over the company’s privacy lapses that could require the online social network to pay a multibillion-dollar fine, the Washington Post reported on Thursday.

Cyber attack hits U.S. newspaper distribution

December 30 2018
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A cyber attack caused major printing and delivery disruptions on Saturday at the Los Angeles Times and other major U.S. newspapers, including ones owned by Tribune Publishing Co (TPCO.O) such as the Chicago Tribune and Baltimore Sun.

Instagram 'back to normal' after bug triggers temporary change to feed

December 28 2018
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Facebook Inc’s photo-sharing social network Instagram said on Thursday it has fixed a bug that led to a temporary change in the appearance of its feed for a large number of users.

Facebook, Twitter remove fake news sites in Bangladesh ahead of election

December 21 2018
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Facebook and Twitter said on Thursday they had removed accounts and fake news pages linked to the Bangladesh government that had posted anti-opposition content, days ahead of an election in the South Asian nation.

Mars touchdown: NASA spacecraft survives supersonic plunge

November 27 2018
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Minutes after touching down on Mars, NASA's InSight spacecraft sent back a "nice and dirty" snapshot of its new digs. Yet the dust-speckled image looked like a work of art to scientists.