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After call to implant microchips in people awaiting trial, are they about to become the next threat to our privacy?

2 hours ago   |   Privacy Online

Last year, Privacy News Online wrote about the Swedish SJ Railways allowing customers to use under-the-skin microchip implants for “easy” ticket purchases. That might have...
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Germany: No preparations made in case of alien landing

5 hours ago   |   Phys.org

The German government says it has made no preparations for the possibility that aliens might land in the European country.
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Department of Justice asks judge to force Facebook to decrypt Messenger

Department of Justice asks judge to force Facebook to decrypt Messenger

7 hours ago   |   Digital Trends

The Department of Justice and Facebook are embroiled in a legal dispute over the future of Messenger's privacy policies. The government is demanding it decrypt Messaenger to...
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Facebook hit with federal complaint over discriminatory housing ads

7 hours ago   |   Engadget

Despite past efforts, Facebook hasn't avoided federal-level trouble over allegations it enabled discriminatory housing ads. The Department of Housing and Urban Development has...
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For Your Eyes Only: 22 Tips For Surviving In Phantom Doctrine

For Your Eyes Only: 22 Tips For Surviving In Phantom Doctrine

13 hours ago   |   GameInformer

Phantom Doctrine released earlier this week, and while it clearly draws inspiration from Firaxis' snappy and streamlined reboot of XCOM, running your own international spy...
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MILE 22 Brings Big Action But A Pretty Boring Plot - One Minute Movie Review

MILE 22 Brings Big Action But A Pretty Boring Plot - One Minute Movie Review

1 day ago   |   GeekTyrant   |   2 articles

Mark Wahlberg leads an ensemble cast in Peter Berg 's latest combat flick Mile 22. He is joined by Ronda Rousey, Lauren Cohan, Iko Uwais and John Malkovich as a team of...
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ZTE is officially back, may announce Axon 9 at IFA 2018

ZTE is officially back, may announce Axon 9 at IFA 2018

1 day ago   |   GSMArena   |   2 articles

We all know what happened with ZTE. The United States banned the Chinese phone maker from operating in the United States for breaking sanctions and using American components in...
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The overlooked opportunity in tackling public finance

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch

If you're a certain age, it's likely that you've never given a second thought to buying a municipal bond or the process of bond buying, even if you've intuited, rightly, that's...
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DOJ asks Facebook to help it snoop on encrypted voice chats

DOJ asks Facebook to help it snoop on encrypted voice chats

1 day ago   |   SlashGear   |   7 articles

The Department of Justice wants Facebook to give it access to encrypted voice chats as part of a criminal probe, according to a new report. The issue revolves around Messenger...
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US reportedly pressuring Facebook to break Messenger's encryption over MS-13 investigation

US reportedly pressuring Facebook to break Messenger's encryption over MS-13 investigation

1 day ago   |   The Verge   |   7 articles

The US Department of Justice is reportedly trying to have Facebook break the end-to-end encryption of its popular Messenger chat app so that the government can spy on a...
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Last month during Amazon Prime Day, the unlocked Essential Phone was available for $250. Since then, we've seen Essential sell the handset for $399 with $107 worth of... Read more ...

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The Pokémon Go app is reading files on your phone, but there's a reason

It's probably not what you think, but it's not great news for people who prefer to root their phones. As anyone who roots their Android phone will tell you, it's not always... Read more ...

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The third piece of the DLC puzzle for Far Cry 5 is set to launch later this month and, as promised, it will be pitting players against a set of tried and true enemies: Zombies. Read more ...

Best of the best: Witness top players' prowess in these VODs of the main...

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Netflix is testing video ads that play between episodes

Your next Netflix binge-watching session might be interrupted with a video advert for one of Netflix's own shows, as the video streaming platform has confirmed it's testing the... Read more ...