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Rory Cellan-Jones / BBC:
Facebook bans far-right anti-Islamic group Britain First and removes the group's pages and those of its leaders for repeatedly violating its community standards   —  Facebook has removed the pages of the anti-Islamic group Britain First and its leaders.  —  The social media company …
Mar 14, 2018, 8:35 AMIn context
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Hands-on: trying 960 FPS slow-motion video and AR Emoji on the Samsung Galaxy S9   —  Samsung's new flagship smartphone has a host of new camera tricks including a super-slow-motion mode that helps capture key moments of action and a new type of lens designed to work better in the dark.
Feb 25, 2018, 4:05 PMIn context
BBC:
Facebook complies with demand of Russia's internet censor to remove Instagram video by opposition activist Alexei Navalny, but the video remains on YouTube   —  Instagram has blocked posts in Russia relating to corruption claims made by the country's most prominent opposition leader.
Feb 15, 2018, 8:00 PMIn context
Chris Baraniuk / BBC:
Chief scientist at Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence project says crypto miners buying up most high-end GPUs has hindered expansion of two observatories   —  Scientists listening out for broadcasts by extra-terrestrials are struggling to get the computer hardware they need …
Feb 14, 2018, 12:35 PMIn context
Dave Lee / BBC:
UK government spent £600K on an AI tool that can algorithmically block extremist content, claims it's capable of detecting 94% of IS's online activity   —  The UK government has unveiled a tool it says can accurately detect jihadist content and block it from being viewed.
Feb 13, 2018, 6:05 AMIn context
BBC:
Berlin Regional Court ruled on January 16 that Facebook broke German privacy laws and did not sufficiently alert users to opted-in privacy settings   —  Privacy rights campaigners are claiming victory over Facebook in a German legal battle.  —  It follows a regional court ruling that found …
Feb 12, 2018, 12:35 PMIn context
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Russia arrests scientists who tried to mine Bitcoin on a supercomputer at a top-secret nuclear research facility where USSR's first atomic bomb was produced   —  Russian security officers have arrested several scientists working at a top-secret Russian nuclear warhead facility for allegedly mining crypto-currencies.
Feb 9, 2018, 2:10 PMIn context
BBC:
Germany starts enforcing law under which social networks will be fined up to €50M if they fail to remove hate speech, fake news, and illegal material   —  Germany is set to start enforcing a law that demands social media sites move quickly to remove hate speech, fake news and illegal material.
Jan 1, 2018, 8:30 AMIn context
BBC:
Two Romanians arrested for hacking Washington DC police surveillance cameras just days before President Trump's inauguration   —  US prosecutors have charged two Romanians with hacking Washington DC police computers linked to surveillance cameras just days before President Donald Trump's inauguration.
Dec 29, 2017, 7:50 AMIn context
BBC:
UK government previews draft Drone Bill coming in 2018, giving police power to seize drones, mandating pilot training and registration of drones weighing 250g+   —  Drone users in the UK may have to take safety awareness tests under legislation planned by the government.
Nov 26, 2017, 6:45 PMIn context

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