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Facebook launches “Hunt For False News” debunk blog as fakery drops 50%

Facebook launches “Hunt For False News” debunk blog as fakery drops 50%

55 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch

Facebook hopes detailing concrete examples of fake news it's caught - or missed - could improve news literacy or at least prove it's attacking the misinformation problem. Today...
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'All Americans should recoil from the president's praise for a violent assault': White House Correspondents' Association condemns Trump's praise of lawmaker who body-slammed journalist

'All Americans should recoil from the president's praise for a violent assault': White House Correspondents' Association condemns Trump's praise of lawmaker who body-slammed journalist

55 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The White House Correspondents' Association accused President Donald Trump in a statement of "cheerleading for a violent act targeting a free and independent news media." On...
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J.K. Rowling Says The Other FANTASTIC BEASTS Film Will Be Set Outside Europe and North America

J.K. Rowling Says The Other FANTASTIC BEASTS Film Will Be Set Outside Europe and North America

1 hour ago   |   GeekTyrant

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them took audiences to 1920s New York City, and this fall's Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald will take us to Paris for the first...
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Knife crime and homicide figures reveal the violence of austerity

3 hours ago   |   Phys.org

The latest crime figures from the Office for National Statistics offer a grim outlook on the state of criminal justice in England and Wales. Almost as if to head off criticism...
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Prince William shows conservation still has a problem with 'white saviours'

5 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Prince William recently spoke at one of the largest illegal wildlife summits ever held in London. He said, "Poaching is an economic crime against ordinary people and their...
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Uncover Roblox's Halloween recreation of Hogwarts at your own peril

Uncover Roblox's Halloween recreation of Hogwarts at your own peril

6 hours ago   |   Pocket Gamer

The previous occupants have long since abandoned the Sinister Swamp, a treacherous amusement park. You approach cautiously, doubting yourself with every step. Despite all the...
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Daredevil Season 3: Netflix Release Date, Review, And Everything We Know So Far

23 hours ago   |   GameSpot   |   3 articles

The third season of Netflix MCU darling Daredevil is on its way and bringing with it a whole slew of faces both old and new as Matt Murdock's story enters a new, brutal...
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Max Payne Was Originally Planned to Have Multiplayer

1 day ago   |   IGN

The popular Max Payne action games have almost always been revered for their blend of hardboiled crime drama and slow-motion, guns blazing shooting. When it came time for a...
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Potential Plot Details of BIRDS OF PREY May Have Leaked

1 day ago   |   GeekTyrant

Birds of Prey has most of its cast set and it's only a matter of time before we learn more about the actual plot. In fact, we may have learned a healthy amount of the plot...
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How an Unlikely Family History Website Transformed Cold Case Investigations

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Fifteen murder and sexual assault cases have been solved since April with a single genealogy website. This is how GEDmatch went from a casual side project to a revolutionary tool.
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Facebook hires former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to run global affairs

Facebook hires former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to run global affairs

As the threat of data privacy regulation looms across the world, Facebook has hired former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg as its global affairs and communications team... Read more ...

Some Pixel 3 users are reporting that photos are disappearing off their...

Some Pixel 3 users are reporting that photos are disappearing off their phones - and it may be an issue with other Pixel phones, too

Some Pixel 3 users are reporting that their phones aren't saving photos after taking them The issue has occurred on the original Pixel and Pixel 2 XL phones, too. There's no... Read more ...

Apple just released a new kind of Apple Watch charger, and it hints at a...

Apple just released a new kind of Apple Watch charger, and it hints at a major feature rumored to be coming to iPads

Apple now sells an Apple Watch charger with a USB-C connector at the other end. This adds credence to the rumors that Apple's upcoming iPad Pro models might ditch Apple's... Read more ...

Google app fees for Europe could add $40 to each Android

Google app fees for Europe could add $40 to each Android

Google's shift to charging Android device-makers in Europe fees to include the Google Play store could add as much as $40 to the cost of each smartphone, leaked documents... Read more ...

More days gone: Sony moves zombie exclusive ‘Days Gone' to April

More days gone: Sony moves zombie exclusive ‘Days Gone' to April

Sony has delayed the PlayStation 4 exclusive Days Gone to April. It was previously bumped from a 2018 release window into February, 2019, but Sony Bend apparently needs more... Read more ...

European Commission approves Microsoft's GitHub acquisition

European Commission approves Microsoft's GitHub acquisition

The $7.5 billion acquisition now has the all-clear from EU regulators. Microsoft today received approval from EU antitrust regulators on its $7.5 billion purchase of GitHub. Read more ...

As pre-orders start, Apple drops a couple of iPhone XR promo videos to...

As pre-orders start, Apple drops a couple of iPhone XR promo videos to remind us that we want it

It has been a month since Apple announced this year's trio of smartphones - the premium-priced iPhone XS and XS Max, and the more... grounded iPhone XR. The latter, however... Read more ...

What to look for at Apple's Oct. 30 event, besides iPads and Macs

What to look for at Apple's Oct. 30 event, besides iPads and Macs

Well, it's just another quiet week here in the Apple worl-JUST KIDDING! Thursday brought news that Apple has another event in the works , this one coming just before the end of... Read more ...

Intel Core i9-9900K review and benchmark

Intel Core i9-9900K review and benchmark

Intel has launched the first Core i9 for the average gamer. Despite some controversies around its release, it's the fastest gaming processor we've yet tested. Read more ...

WWE Evolution: Match Card, Date, And How To Watch The First All-Women PPV

WWE Evolution: Match Card, Date, And How To Watch The First All-Women PPV

The women's evolution in WWE has been making strides the past year, and finally, the company's female superstars will get their own PPV, aptly named Evolution. The show will... Read more ...