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Ukrainians relive bloodshed of Kiev's Maidan in virtual reality

1 day ago   |   Reuters

A volunteer medic and the man whose life he saved. A lawmaker whose Facebook post calling for protests in Kiev's Maidan square helped bring down a president.
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Former Colorado nuke site opens to public as wildlife refuge

2 days ago   |   Phys.org

Cyclists and hikers explored a newly opened wildlife refuge at the site of a former nuclear weapons plant in Colorado on Saturday, while a protester in a gas mask brought signs...
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Google's rumored 'Dragonfly' search prototype tied data to phone numbers

3 days ago   |   Engadget

While Google employees push back against and lawmakers ask questions about a rumored version of its search engine for China - with censorship and blacklists for terms like...
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Google's prototype Chinese search engine reportedly links searches to phone numbers

Google's prototype Chinese search engine reportedly links searches to phone numbers

3 days ago   |   The Verge   |   4 articles

Google is reportedly building a prototype system that would tie Chinese users' Google searches to their personal phone numbers, as part of a new search service that would...
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Google's search engine for China censors results for ‘democracy,' ‘human rights,' or ‘free speech'

Google's search engine for China censors results for ‘democracy,' ‘human rights,' or ‘free speech'

3 days ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport   |   4 articles

Early in August , a report from The Intercept claimed that Google was working to make a China-friendly version of its search engine that would censor results to make the...
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Google's China search project reportedly spurs concern from US lawmakers - CNET

3 days ago   |   CNET   |   2 articles

This comes after protests from some Google employees.
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Google tried to kill ‘www,' until Chrome users protested the change

Google tried to kill ‘www,' until Chrome users protested the change

3 days ago   |   Digital Trends   |   2 articles

Google is on a warpath with URLs, but critics forced Google to continue displaying the "www" and "m" portion of a URL in Chrome's search bar, but Google announced that this...
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AI Expert Leaves Google Over Plan To ‘Capitulate' To China Censorship

4 days ago   |   Android Headlines

In short: Machine learning scientist Jack Poulson quit his senior researcher position at Google over the company's plans to “capitulate” to China, i.e. the Far Eastern...
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U.S. House Demands Straight Answer From Google On China Ambitions

4 days ago   |   Android Headlines   |   4 articles

In short: Sixteen members of the U.S. House of Representatives penned a letter to Google demanding a straight answer on whether the company has any plans to return to China...
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Google employees are reportedly resigning over China search efforts - CNET

4 days ago   |   CNET   |   4 articles

The resignations follow a protest from over 1,000 Googlers last month over the project, codenamed Dragonfly.
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