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Hacks That Help: Using Tech to Fight Child Exploitation

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Thorn, a nonprofit founded by Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher, helps law enforcement agencies sort through sex listings.
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Net Neutrality and the FCC: Let's talk about this abusive pattern of releasing controversial policies on major holidays

7 hours ago   |   Privacy Online

So the FCC has released its plans to eradicate Net Neutrality in the United States, on Thanksgiving, as it said it would. This, on its own, merits more discussion - for it is...
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China's censorship czar falls, as its “Police Cloud” tracking system rises across the country

7 hours ago   |   Privacy Online

We write quite a lot about China here on Privacy Online News. Sadly, that's generally because China is in the vanguard when it comes to bad things happening to privacy. That's...
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YouTube child abuse reporting system 'flawed'

19 hours ago   |   BBC   |   2 articles

Volunteer moderators say there could more than 50,000 predatory accounts on the site.
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YouTube child abuse reporting system 'flawed'

22 hours ago   |   BBC   |   2 articles

Volunteer moderators say there could be more than 50,000 predatory accounts on the site.
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Report reveals that telecom industry networks are vulnerable to hacking

Report reveals that telecom industry networks are vulnerable to hacking

1 day ago   |   MobileSyrup

It's actually quite easy for someone to hack your phone to record phone calls, access voicemail or track someone's location. A joint CBC News/Radio-Canada report has revealed...
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No trolling, no threats, no swearing: the Manhattan mothers' very civil war | Emma Brockes

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

The Mommas Facebook group was shut down after endless online fights, but their impeccable debating standards are a lesson to us all Something exciting happened in the world of...
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Remotely Exploitable Flaw Found In HP Enterprise Printers-Patch Now

1 day ago   |   The Hacker News   |   2 articles

Security researchers have discovered a potentially dangerous vulnerability in the firmware of various Hewlett Packard enterprise printer models that could be abused by...
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YouTube Cracks Down On Pseudo-Kid-Friendly Videos

1 day ago   |   Android Headlines

YouTube has been hit with a wave of surreal and inappropriate videos targeting kids lately, and though the videos have become an internet mystery of sorts, YouTube is taking...
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Former US gymnastics doctor pleads guilty to sex abuse

1 day ago   |   SportsKeeda


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Horizon Zero Dawn just £18.99 at Argos, grab this PS4 exclusive Black Friday...

Horizon Zero Dawn just £18.99 at Argos, grab this PS4 exclusive Black Friday deal

It's Black Friday weekend and one of the stand-out gaming deals is for the PS4 exclusive, Horizon: Zero Dawn. Argos is selling the highly-rated game for just £18.99 - check out... Read more ...

The Morning After: Friday, November 24th 2017

The Morning After: Friday, November 24th 2017

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Black Friday is here. With some help from our friends at Wirecutter, we've distilled some of the best deals right here. As you process... Read more ...

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Amazon reveals its 5 top-selling items as it steals half of all online sales on Black Friday

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Black Friday bargains have arrived. For today only, Amazon has a great deal on the Sony RX100 Mark IV high-end compact, at just £575 - see the deal here. Well known as one of... Read more ...

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Google Home now offers better control for more of your smart home gadgets

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One of the most popular items being sold on Black Friday has no discount

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