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Uber's messy data breach collides with launch of SoftBank deal

40 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

TORONTO/SAN FRANCISCO - A newspaper advertisement for an Uber Technologies Inc stock sale was juxtaposed on Wednesday with a report that the ride-service provider had covered...
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YouTube steps up takedowns as concerns about kids' videos grow

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

YouTube stepped up enforcement of its guidelines for videos aimed at children, the unit of Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday, responding to criticism that it has failed...
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Peter Thiel may look to buy Gawker.com: BuzzFeed

5 hours ago   |   Reuters

Venture capitalist Peter Thiel may be looking to buy online news site Gawker.com, BuzzFeed said on Wednesday.
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Q&A: Explaining the fight over U.S. 'net neutrality' regulations

5 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   9 articles

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission is poised to vote on Dec. 14 to rescind the so-called net neutrality rules championed by former President Barack Obama.
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Facebook to let users see if they 'liked' Russian accounts

6 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   7 articles

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it would build a web page to allow users to see which Russian propaganda accounts they have liked or followed, after U.S...
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Air New Zealand, Swiss travel platform Winding Tree in blockchain tie-up

7 hours ago   |   Reuters

NEW YORK - Air New Zealand said on Wednesday it has teamed up with Swiss travel start-up Winding Tree to explore applications based on blockchain technology that could help the...
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FTC says it is evaluating 'serious issues' raised in Uber's handling of a data breach

9 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - The Federal Trade Commission, which investigates companies accused of being sloppy with consumer data, said it was "closely evaluating the serious issues" raised...
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Uber breach, cover-up trigger government probes around the globe

9 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   6 articles

TORONTO - Governments around the globe launched investigations into Uber Technologies Inc after the company disclosed it had covered up a breach that exposed data on millions...
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Democratic FCC Commissioner sides with keeping net neutrality rules

9 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   12 articles

WASHINGTON - Democratic Federal Communications Commissioner Mignon Clyburn said on Wednesday she supported the net neutrality rules adopted by the U.S. communications regulator...
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Deutsche Bank strategist tells investors to avoid bitcoin

10 hours ago   |   Reuters

FRANKFURT - Deutsche Bank has joined the ranks of those warning about the virtual currency bitcoin as an investment.
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Best Black Friday Deals For Amazon Kindle

Best Black Friday Deals For Amazon Kindle

Richard Goodwin 22/11/2017 - 3:58pm After a Kindle? Want to pay A LOT less for a Kindle? You need to wait for Black Friday then I love Amazon's line-up of Kindle e-readers. I... Read more ...

Should I buy the Sony Bravia KDL40RE453 Full HD TV on Black Friday?

Should I buy the Sony Bravia KDL40RE453 Full HD TV on Black Friday?

The bottom line: You should be able to find the Sony Bravia KDL40RE453 Full HD TV's price reduced this Black Friday and that's a very good thing. With HDR technology... Read more ...

Amazon.com Black Friday 2017: Best deals and tips on how to get them

Amazon.com Black Friday 2017: Best deals and tips on how to get them

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Steam Autumn Sale 2017 - The Steam Awards is Back!

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The FCC's Proposal To Nuke Net Neutrality

The FCC's Proposal To Nuke Net Neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission released its proposal to end Obama-era net neutrality protections the day before Thanksgiving, with plans to vote on December 14. Read more ...

Motorola Black Friday deals 2017 include Moto Z2 Play and mods

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Anthony Skordi Interview: A Chat With ‘Star Wars Battlefront II's' Admiral...

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Steam Autumn Sale cuts prices on 'Shadow of War' and 'Evil Within 2'

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It's time for Steam's annual Autumn Sale - and as is often the case, there are deals on major games you might have missed earlier in the year. Most notably, the promo cuts the... Read more ...

Report: Samsung will unveil the Galaxy S9, S9+ at CES in January

Report: Samsung will unveil the Galaxy S9, S9+ at CES in January

Following up on a tweet from last night in which he revealed that the Galaxy S9 and S9+ were codenamed Star 1 and Star 2, VentureBeat's Evan Blass reported on Wednesday that... Read more ...

Should I buy the JVC LT-32C672 32-inch Smart LED TV on Black Friday?

Should I buy the JVC LT-32C672 32-inch Smart LED TV on Black Friday?

The bottom line: Smart TVs see some of the biggest discounts going on Black Friday, and the JVC LT-32C672 32-inch Smart LED TV is no exception. It's certainly not one that... Read more ...