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The Sacramento Bee
Supreme Court has next batch of cases, but still lacks 9th justicereturn in October for challenges involving Texas death-row inmates, North Carol
Supreme Court has next batch of cases, but still lacks 9th justice
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 hours ago
return in October for challenges involving Texas death-row inmates, North Carolina political districts and high-tech giant Microsoft. On Tuesday, their last day before ending an extraordinary term, they accepted additional cases that will await... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
US tech giants face splintered digital future in EUa moment of some uncertainty and concern,” Facebook public policy executive Joe
US tech giants face splintered digital future in EU
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
a moment of some uncertainty and concern,” Facebook public policy executive Joel Kaplan said at an industry event in Washington on Monday. Exhibit one in the new European reality for U.S. tech giants is data privacy, an area where Facebook... Read more
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The News & Observer
Supreme Court has next batch of cases, but still lacks 9th justicetie votes and muddy conclusions In this Feb. 25, 2016, file photo, a flag in t
Supreme Court has next batch of cases, but still lacks 9th justice
The News & Observer / Posted 6 hours ago
tie votes and muddy conclusions In this Feb. 25, 2016, file photo, a flag in the Supreme Court building's front plaza in Washington flies at half-staff in honor of the late Justice Antonin Scalia. J. Scott ApplewhiteAP Supreme Court justices are... Read more
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Hartford Courant
U.S. Tech Giants Face Splintered Future In Europe After Brexit VoteJoel Kaplan said at the Computer and Communications Industry Association's Tran
U.S. Tech Giants Face Splintered Future In Europe After Brexit Vote
Hartford Courant / Posted 8 hours ago
Joel Kaplan said at the Computer and Communications Industry Association's Transatlantic Internet Policy Reception in Washington on Monday. Exhibit one in the new European reality for U.S. tech giants is data privacy, an area where Facebook... Read more
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Deseret News
3rd District primary race heats up between Chaffetz, Tengelection challenge in his bid for a fifth term in Congress from fellow Republic
3rd District primary race heats up between Chaffetz, Teng
Deseret News / Posted 8 hours ago
election challenge in his bid for a fifth term in Congress from fellow Republican Chia-Chi Teng, a BYU professor and former Microsoft software engineer. Chaffetz, 49, chairman of the powerful House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said he... Read more
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Daily Mail
Watch Nasa test the biggest rocket ever made: SLS booster final testGerstenmaier, associate administrator for the Human Exploration and Operations
Watch Nasa test the biggest rocket ever made: SLS booster final test
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
Gerstenmaier, associate administrator for the Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate at NASA Headquarters in Washington. 'Seeing this test today, and experiencing the sound and feel of approximately 3.6 million pounds of thrust,... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
App creator aims to halt bike theftIsland debut at a presentation to Nanaimo RCMP, bike store operators and cyclin
App creator aims to halt bike theft
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 12 hours ago
Island debut at a presentation to Nanaimo RCMP, bike store operators and cycling groups Wednesday. J Allard, formerly with Microsoft and inventor of the Xbox, had a custom Santa Cruz mountain bike and other belongings stolen – including restaurant... Read more
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Digi Times
U.S. extends ZTE reprieve for alleged Iran sanctions violationsA ZTE smartphone Grand S is displayed during a news conference in Taipei Octobe
U.S. extends ZTE reprieve for alleged Iran sanctions violations
Digi Times / Posted 18 hours ago
A ZTE smartphone Grand S is displayed during a news conference in Taipei October 12, 2013. WASHINGTON The U.S. government has extended through August 30 a reprieve to ZTE Corp on tough export restrictions imposed on the Chinese smartphone maker in... Read more
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Billboard
BET Awards: The Complete Winners ListThe 16th annual BET Awards show aired live Sunday night from the Microsoft Thea
BET Awards: The Complete Winners List
Billboard / Posted yesterday
The 16th annual BET Awards show aired live Sunday night from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The BET Award were handed out Sunday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. In addition, Grey's Anatomy star Jesse Williams was given the... Read more
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Raw Story
Supreme Court refuses to review prenatal test patent disputeHarmony test. Both companies are based in California. In June 2015, the U.S. C
Supreme Court refuses to review prenatal test patent dispute
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
Harmony test. Both companies are based in California. In June 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington agreed with Sequenom that the patented method “revolutionized” prenatal care, but nonetheless upheld the patent’s... Read more
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The Washington Times
Jesse Williams moves BET Awards crowd with passionate speechto police brutality against black people and white appropriation of black cultu
Jesse Williams moves BET Awards crowd with passionate speech
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
to police brutality against black people and white appropriation of black culture. The “Grey’s Anatomy” star brought the Microsoft Theater audience to its feet with his passionate speech. “A system built to impoverish, divide and destroy us... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Muhammad Ali's daughter thanks world for 'outpouring of love' after his deathDiscussing her father’s legacy the 38-year-old told the audience at the Microso
Muhammad Ali's daughter thanks world for 'outpouring of love' after his death
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Discussing her father’s legacy the 38-year-old told the audience at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles: “My father Muhammad Ali lived his life with conviction and purpose. “He is known the world over as the greatest athlete of all time, a man who... Read more
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New Kerala
Beyonce opens up 2016 BET Awards with a bang - newkerala.com #82525Washington, D.C., June 27 : It was Beyonce who kicked off the star-studded 2016
Beyonce opens up 2016 BET Awards with a bang - newkerala.com #82525
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Washington, D.C., June 27 : It was Beyonce who kicked off the star-studded 2016 BET awards with a bang and stunned everyone with her surprise performance alongside Kendrick Lamar. Standing in a giant pool of water and surrounded by dancers bathed in... Read more
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New Kerala
Michael B. Jordan wins big at 2016 BET awards - newkerala.com #82547Washington D.C., June 27 : The 2016 BET awards, which was held at the Microsoft
Michael B. Jordan wins big at 2016 BET awards - newkerala.com #82547
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Washington D.C., June 27 : The 2016 BET awards, which was held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, recently concluded with actor Michael B. Jordan and actress Taraji P. Henson winning big at the event. Hosted by Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis... Read more
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Accounting Today
Firm News – June 23, 2016or to register, or call (800) 933-3501 ext. 420. … KatzAbosch has been selected
Firm News – June 23, 2016
Accounting Today / Posted yesterday
or to register, or call (800) 933-3501 ext. 420. … KatzAbosch has been selected to join the Approved Auditor List for Washington, D.C., public charter schools for fiscal year 2016 by the Auditor Review Committee. Nisivoccia LLP, Mt.... Read more
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The Washington Times
BET Awards full of Prince tributes and political momentsE., jamming on the drums and guitar, singing and dancing without shoes, closed
BET Awards full of Prince tributes and political moments
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
E., jamming on the drums and guitar, singing and dancing without shoes, closed the three-hour-plus show at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles with “Let’s Work,” ”A Love Bizarre,” ”The Glamorous Life,” ”America” and more. She was... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
AP: World in Brief at 6:30 a.m. on June 27, 2016the latest challenge is the one that's doing them in: climate change. Clinton,
AP: World in Brief at 6:30 a.m. on June 27, 2016
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
the latest challenge is the one that's doing them in: climate change. Clinton, Warren meet for first 2016 campaign event WASHINGTON (AP) -- In December, thirteen of the 14 Democratic women serving in the U.S. Senate hosted a fundraiser for their... Read more
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International Business Times
BET Awards 2016 winners list: Beyonce's Formation wins big The 16th Annual BET Awards handed out trophies at a star-studded evening at the
BET Awards 2016 winners list: Beyonce's Formation wins big
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
The 16th Annual BET Awards handed out trophies at a star-studded evening at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, 26 June. Beyonce dominated the glittery night not just by winning four awards but also by opening the ceremony with her... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny County forensic investigator tackles cold casesoffices and coroner's offices are all impoverished,” Williams said. “Some are s
Allegheny County forensic investigator tackles cold cases
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
offices and coroner's offices are all impoverished,” Williams said. “Some are still running separate databases and Microsoft Excel spreadsheets.” Allegheny County has seven unidentified body cases and several in which only bones were... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Orlando tragedy spurs huge turnout at Seattle’s Gay Pride Paradesaid. Election-year politics also were also on parade. Many office seekers sho
Orlando tragedy spurs huge turnout at Seattle’s Gay Pride Parade
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
said. Election-year politics also were also on parade. Many office seekers showed their support for gay rights, including Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who is seeking a second term. “This whole state is a proud state,” Inslee said. Two ballot... Read more
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Variety
BET Awards Winners: Updated ListBET Award for the first time, in the female R&B/pop artist group. The ceremony
BET Awards Winners: Updated List
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
BET Award for the first time, in the female R&B/pop artist group. The ceremony airs live on BET at 8 p.m. EST from L.A.’s Microsoft Theater. See a full list of nominees below, updated live as winners are announced. Best Female R&B/Pop Artist... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The Skills It Takes To Get Hired At Google, Facebook, Amazon, And Moreopportunity to a variety of tech talent. In a recent interview with Fast Compan
The Skills It Takes To Get Hired At Google, Facebook, Amazon, And More
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
opportunity to a variety of tech talent. In a recent interview with Fast Company, senior machine learning recruiter at Microsoft Amanda Papp revealed: "Not everyone has to have that PhD in computer science. We have folks that have more physics... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Team Heading to Seattle for Microsoft World CompetitionBill Gates, Microsoft Chairman (file photo). Team Humane from Obafemi Awolowo
Team Heading to Seattle for Microsoft World Competition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Bill Gates, Microsoft Chairman (file photo). Team Humane from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria is among 35 teams from around the world selected to contest at the 2016 Microsoft Imagine Cup world wide finals holding next month... Read more
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FOX Business
This Nearly $400-Billion Tech Giant Is Now in the Marijuana Businesson marijuana has yet to be established, and many would like to see how the "exp
This Nearly $400-Billion Tech Giant Is Now in the Marijuana Business
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
on marijuana has yet to be established, and many would like to see how the "experiment" works out in states like Colorado, Washington, Oregon, and Alaska before considering a move to reschedule cannabis. Currently, it's considered a Schedule 1... Read more
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FOX Business
This Nearly $400-Billion Tech Giant Is Now in the Marijuana Businesson marijuana has yet to be established, and many would like to see how the "exp
This Nearly $400-Billion Tech Giant Is Now in the Marijuana Business
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
on marijuana has yet to be established, and many would like to see how the "experiment" works out in states like Colorado, Washington, Oregon, and Alaska before considering a move to reschedule cannabis. Currently, it's considered a Schedule 1... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Much-hated annual performance reviews are being revamped, but are changes good?recently had eliminated the use of a rating scale. The rebellion is taking dif
Much-hated annual performance reviews are being revamped, but are changes good?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
recently had eliminated the use of a rating scale. The rebellion is taking different forms. Some, such as Accenture and Microsoft, have ditched “forced rankings” that use a bell curve to distribute employee performance, among other... Read more
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The Economic Times
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videosthan copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal," sa
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videos
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal," said Seamus Hughes, deputy director of George Washington University's Program on Extremism. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and different web... Read more
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Calcutta News
Microsoft to remove Surface 3 and Band 2 from markets by December WASHINGTON, U.S. - Microsoft has announced plans to abandon production for it
Microsoft to remove Surface 3 and Band 2 from markets by December
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON, U.S. - Microsoft has announced plans to abandon production for its lower cost tablet, Surface 3, around December this year, after more than a year and a half of the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 25E. Burger, the 15th chief justice of the United States from 1969 to 1986, dies
June 25
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
E. Burger, the 15th chief justice of the United States from 1969 to 1986, dies of congestive heart failure at age 87 in Washington, D.C. The Supreme Court of the United States delivered a variety of transformative decisions on abortion, capital... Read more
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Daily Mail
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremis...little bit different than copyright or child pornography, where things are very
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremis...
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
little bit different than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,' deputy director of George Washington University's Program on Extremism Seamus Hughes said. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and... Read more
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Newsmax
Google, Facebook Quietly Move toward Automatic Blocking of Extremist Videosthan copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal," sa
Google, Facebook Quietly Move toward Automatic Blocking of Extremist Videos
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal," said Seamus Hughes, deputy director of George Washington University's Program on Extremism. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and different web... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
President to depart Seattle Saturday after fundraising stophas become now almost as important stop financially for Democrats as Hollywood,
President to depart Seattle Saturday after fundraising stop
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 3 days ago
has become now almost as important stop financially for Democrats as Hollywood, as Silicon Valley, as New York City, as Washington DC,” NBC Political Director Chuck Todd told KING 5. “If you think about it the tech companies, Microsoft, Amazon,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videosthan copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” sa
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videos
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” said Seamus Hughes, deputy director of George Washington University’s Program on Extremism. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and different web... Read more
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Business Standard India
Google, Facebook may automatically block extremist content and videosthan copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal," sa
Google, Facebook may automatically block extremist content and videos
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal," said Seamus Hughes, deputy director of George Washington University's Program on Extremism. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and different web... Read more
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New York Post
Google, Facebook quietly blocking extremist videosthan copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” sa
Google, Facebook quietly blocking extremist videos
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” said Seamus Hughes, deputy director of George Washington University’s Program on Extremism. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and different web... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
On Secretary Clinton's calendar, entries missingWASHINGTON -- An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary Clint
On Secretary Clinton's calendar, entries missing
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON -- An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary Clinton kept as secretary of state identified at least 75 meetings with longtime political donors, loyalists, Clinton Foundation contributors and corporate and other outside... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
President to depart Seattle Saturday after fundraising stophas become now almost as important stop financially for Democrats as Hollywood,
President to depart Seattle Saturday after fundraising stop
KING5 Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
has become now almost as important stop financially for Democrats as Hollywood, as Silicon Valley, as New York City, as Washington DC,” NBC Political Director Chuck Todd told KING 5. “If you think about it the tech companies, Microsoft, Amazon,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Web giants step up fight against extremist videosthan copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal," sa
Web giants step up fight against extremist videos
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal," said Seamus Hughes, deputy director of George Washington University's Program on Extremism. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and different web... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videosthan copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” sa
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videos
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” said Seamus Hughes, deputy director of George Washington University’s Program on Extremism. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and different web... Read more
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The Star
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videosfor watching videos have quietly started using automation to remove extremist c
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videos
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
for watching videos have quietly started using automation to remove extremist content.PHOTO: REUTERS SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON: Some of the web's biggest destinations for watching videos have quietly started using automation to remove... Read more
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dna
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videosthan copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal," sa
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videos
dna / Posted 3 days ago
than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal," said Seamus Hughes, deputy director of George Washington University's Program on Extremism. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and different web... Read more
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Business Insider
Hillary Clinton's State Department calendar is missing lots of entriesWASHINGTON (AP) - An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary C
Hillary Clinton's State Department calendar is missing lots of entries
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary Clinton kept as secretary of state identified at least 75 meetings with longtime political donors, Clinton Foundation contributors and corporate and other outside interests... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
The local impacts of Brexit votethe European Union has many here in our region worried about the potential down
The local impacts of Brexit vote
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
the European Union has many here in our region worried about the potential downside it could have locally. Consider the Washington companies that have a sizeable presence in the UK, including: Boeing, Amazon, Microsoft, Costco and Starbucks.... Read more
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The Financial Express
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videosthan copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” sa
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videos
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” said Seamus Hughes, deputy director of George Washington University’s Program on Extremism. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and different web... Read more
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Raw Story
Google, Facebook and other tech powers enabling automated blocking of extremist contentthan copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” sa
Google, Facebook and other tech powers enabling automated blocking of extremist content
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” said Seamus Hughes, deputy director of George Washington University’s Program on Extremism. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and different web... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videosthan copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” sa
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videos
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
than copyright or child pornography, where things are very clearly illegal,” said Seamus Hughes, deputy director of George Washington University’s Program on Extremism. Extremist content exists on a spectrum, Hughes said, and different web... Read more
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Reuters
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videosSAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON Some of the web’s biggest destinations for watching vi
Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videos
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON Some of the web’s biggest destinations for watching videos have quietly started using automation to remove extremist content from their sites, according to two people familiar with the process. The move is a major step... Read more
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Boston Globe
Clinton’s official calendar omits eventsWASHINGTON — An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary Clinto
Clinton’s official calendar omits events
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary Clinton kept as secretary of state identified at least 75 meetings with longtime political donors, loyalists, Clinton Foundation contributors, and corporate and other outside... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Clinton's State Dept. calendar missing scores of entriesWASHINGTON (AP) - An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary C
Clinton's State Dept. calendar missing scores of entries
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary Clinton kept as secretary of state identified at least 75 meetings with longtime political donors, Clinton Foundation contributors and corporate and other outside interests... Read more
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Fortune
What If Your Cloud Is Inaccessible For Ten Hours?global high-traffic retailer, a payment system going offline over the weekend i
What If Your Cloud Is Inaccessible For Ten Hours?
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
global high-traffic retailer, a payment system going offline over the weekend is unacceptable, said an IT consultant in the Washington D.C. area who works with Oracle government accounts and who requested anonymity because of those... Read more
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