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Bradley Klapper / Associated Press:
White House says ISIS Twitter traffic dropped 45% after two years of sustained alternative messaging by the US and its partners   —  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Islamic State group's Twitter traffic has plunged 45 percent in the past two years, the Obama administration says, as the U.S. and its allies …
Jul 10, 2016, 3:50 PMIn context
Nataliya Vasilyeva / Associated Press:
Dozens in Russia imprisoned for social media likes, reposts   —  TVER, Russia (AP) — Anastasia Bubeyeva shows a screenshot on her computer of a picture of a toothpaste tube with the words: “Squeeze Russia out of yourself!”  For sharing this picture on a social media site with his 12 friends …
Jun 5, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
Jeff Amy / Associated Press:
Appeals court overturns injunction against MPAA-backed Mississippi AG's Google investigation as premature, says Google can fight AG's actions in state court   —  Appeals court rules Mississippi can resume Google inquiry  —  JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi's attorney general can resume …
Apr 10, 2016, 10:35 AMIn context
Damian Dovarganes / Associated Press:
Judge gives final approval to multimillion dollar settlement in Sony Pictures class-action lawsuit filed by former employees after 2014 data breach   —  Judge approves settlement in Sony Pictures hacking case  —  LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge on Wednesday approved a multimillion dollar settlement …
Apr 6, 2016, 11:30 PMIn context
Dominique Soguel / Associated Press:
Database allegedly containing personal information including national ID numbers and addresses of over 49M Turks leaked online   —  Data of nearly 50 million Turks allegedly leaked online  —  ISTANBUL (AP) — Hackers have posted a database online that allegedly contains the personal information …
Apr 4, 2016, 3:40 PMIn context
Michael Weissenstein / Associated Press:
Airbnb in Cuba now available to all, not just US-based travelers, after special authorization from the Obama administration   —  Online Lodging Service Airbnb Opens Cuba Listings To World  —  HAVANA (AP) — Online lodging service Airbnb is allowing travelers from around the world to book stays …
Mar 20, 2016, 5:40 PMIn context
Justin Pritchard / Associated Press:
Google's self-driving car may have caused its first accident, hitting public bus in California at 2mph, according to company's report to DMV   —  Google self-driving car strikes public bus in California  —  LOS ANGELES (AP) — A self-driving car being tested by Google struck a public bus on a city street …
Feb 29, 2016, 2:20 PMIn context
Alan Fram / Associated Press:
Congress passes bill permanently barring state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet   —  Congress gives final OK to banning local Internet taxes  —  WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress voted Thursday to permanently bar state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet …
Feb 13, 2016, 12:30 AMIn context
Associated Press:
US Supreme Court to hear Microsoft appeal over whether it should face class action suit arguing Xbox 360 had design defect that scratched discs   —  High court will hear Microsoft appeal over Xbox lawsuit  —  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will decide whether Microsoft Corp. must face …
Jan 15, 2016, 8:40 PMIn context
Associated Press:
Chinese drone maker Ehang unveils human-carrying electric drone, which can carry up to 220 pounds, fly for 23 minutes at sea level, and reach 63mph   —  Chinese drone maker Ehang (EE'-hang) has unveiled what it calls the world's first drone capable of carrying a human passenger.
Jan 7, 2016, 10:50 AMIn context

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