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  1. Facebook will release Russia-linked ads to Congress, Mark Zuckerberg saysThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:19:00 GMT
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the social network would hand over the political ads that were purchased by Russian operatives to Congress. More...
  2. Islamic State backers find new way to share propaganda: InstagramThu, 21 Sep 2017 16:16:00 GMT
    As the Islamic State continues to search for new methods to recruit members and share its propaganda, it's turned to social networks, such as Facebook and Twitter. More...
  3. How NASA is trying to save earthquake and hurricane victimsThu, 21 Sep 2017 15:10:00 GMT
    What if you are still alive, but buried beneath rubble and with limited time left? More...
  4. The iOS 11 hidden tricks you absolutely need to learn right nowThu, 21 Sep 2017 14:15:00 GMT
    iOS 11 is officially out, which means you can install it on your iPhone and iPad right away to experience some of the things Apple has been working on. More...
  5. Elon Musk facing growing chorus of critics on 'evil' artificial intelligenceThu, 21 Sep 2017 13:26:00 GMT
    Despite Elon Musk's continued warnings, evil machines wont take over the world, two experts said this week. More...
  6. Hackers use security utility to lock Macs in blackmail schemeThu, 21 Sep 2017 12:13:00 GMT
    The "Find My X" service for Apple's various devices is being co-opted by hackers to lock various systems and handsets in order to demand a Bitcoin ransom payment for their unlocking. More...
  7. Parrot goes viral after placing Amazon orderThu, 21 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMT
    Buddy the parrot showed hes a pretty clever boy by mimicking his owner to go shopping via Amazons Alexa voice-controlled system. More...
  8. Robots could overpower humans thanks to new 'artificial muscle'Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMT
    Robots could soon be 15 times as strong as humans thanks to a new artificial muscle. More...
  9. US Navy to use Xbox controllers on highly sophisticated submarinesThu, 21 Sep 2017 02:46:00 GMT
    Virginia-class submarines, equipped with some of the U.S. Navys most highly advanced and sophisticated technology, will soon be using Xbox 360 controllers to operate the periscope. More...
  10. Amazon 'reviewing' website after suggesting bomb-making materials to customersThu, 21 Sep 2017 01:45:00 GMT
    Amazon said its reviewing its website algorithm after it reportedly suggested bomb-making materials to customers after they made purchases. More...
Reuters
  1. Kremlin: Russia did not use Facebook adverts to sway U.S. electionFri, 22 Sep 2017 05:28:29 -0400
    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia did not place adverts on Facebook Inc to try to influence the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday. More...
  2. Exclusive: U.S. Homeland Security found SEC had 'critical' cyber weaknesses in JanuaryThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:59:12 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security detected five "critical" cyber security weaknesses on the Securities and Exchange Commission's computers as of January 23, 2017, according to a confidential weekly report reviewed by Reuters. More...
  3. Hack of Wall Street regulator rattles investors, lawmakersThu, 21 Sep 2017 18:17:36 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wall Street's top regulator came under fire on Thursday over its cyber security and disclosure practices after admitting hackers had breached its database of corporate announcements in 2016 and may have used it for insider trading. More...
  4. Equifax under pressure from banks to shape upThu, 21 Sep 2017 18:30:39 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. consumer credit reporting bureau Equifax Inc risks losing support from banks unless it can show its database on millions of borrowers is secure from another cyber-attack. More...
  5. Apple's iPhone 8 sees muted launch in AsiaFri, 22 Sep 2017 02:23:37 -0400
    SYDNEY/TOKYO (Reuters) - Apple Inc's launch of iPhone 8 kicked off in a less lively mood in Asia, versus previous debuts, as fans held out for the premium iPhone X due out in early November. More...
  6. Venture fundraising in yuan soars as investors target Chinese tech firmsThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:51:35 -0400
    HONG KONG (Reuters) - China-focused venture capital funds are increasing their bets on local technology companies and a further opening of Chinese domestic capital markets, raising money in the yuan at the fastest pace in five years. More...
  7. VR needs more competition to build audience, top player Sony saysFri, 22 Sep 2017 05:35:24 -0400
    CHIBA (Reuters) - Sony Corp's gaming chief on Friday said the virtual reality gaming market needs more competition to drive adoption of the technology and spur software development, adding the sheer size of Sony's lead over rivals is cause for discomfort. More...
  8. Australia okays use of China drones in non-classifed operationsFri, 22 Sep 2017 03:13:16 -0400
    MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The Australian government has resumed the use of Chinese-built drones in non-classifed situations, the country's defense minister said on Thursday. More...
  9. Facebook to overhaul political ads after threat of U.S. regulationThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:57:35 -0400
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc on Thursday launched an overhaul of how it handles paid political advertisements, giving a concession to U.S. lawmakers who have threatened to regulate the world's largest social network over secretive ads that run during election campaigns. More...
  10. Shares in HTC rise 9.96 percent on Google's Pixel buyoutThu, 21 Sep 2017 21:25:33 -0400
    TAIPEI (Reuters) - Shares in Taiwanese technology company HTC Corp rose 9.96 pct in early trading on Friday. More...
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NYT Technology
  1. Facebook to Turn Over Russian-Linked Ads to CongressFri, 22 Sep 2017 05:01:17 GMT
    The company said it would turn over 3,000 ads linked to Russia to Congress after growing scrutiny about its role in last November’s presidential election. More...
  2. The Shift: Facebook’s Frankenstein MomentThu, 21 Sep 2017 23:38:40 GMT
    A series of scandals have opened up the possibility that the company may have created something it can’t fully control. More...
  3. Internet Giants Face New Political Resistance in WashingtonThu, 21 Sep 2017 00:32:42 GMT
    Facebook, Google and Amazon are coming under increasing pressure by regulators concerned about their growing power. More...
  4. Former Apple Engineers Working on New Eyes for Driverless CarsThu, 21 Sep 2017 04:35:49 GMT
    The Silicon Valley start-up Aeva is developing new sensors that could significantly improve how autonomous vehicles see the road. More...
  5. Tech Tip: Retiring the Google Drive Desktop AppThu, 21 Sep 2017 13:53:10 GMT
    While its current desktop app for Windows and Mac is headed off into the sunset, Google has new apps for backing up and syncing files online. More...
  6. How to Hack Your Brain (for $5,000)Thu, 21 Sep 2017 04:00:01 GMT
    The new, new, new age is all about “defragging our nervous systems.” More...
  7. Google Is Buying HTC’s Smartphone Expertise for $1.1 BillionThu, 21 Sep 2017 04:00:56 GMT
    The deal bolsters Google’s ability to build mobile hardware and joins two companies already working together on one of Google’s upcoming Pixel phones. More...
  8. S.E.C. Says It Was a Victim of Computer Hacking Last YearThu, 21 Sep 2017 08:32:42 GMT
    The commission said the attackers could have exploited private information for trading purposes. More...
  9. Facebook, After ‘Fail’ Over Ads Targeting Racists, Makes ChangesThu, 21 Sep 2017 01:46:26 GMT
    Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s chief operating officer, promised “more human review and oversight” to make sure offensive terms aren’t used to target ads. More...
  10. Tech We’re Using: Avoiding Cameras While Training the Lens on FoodWed, 20 Sep 2017 20:25:04 GMT
    Pete Wells, The Times’s restaurant critic, discussed how he avoids cameras to protect his identity and how technology has transformed the dining scene. More...
Fox Science
  1. Mass global extinction that wipes out human civilization will begin in 2100, mathematician predictsFri, 22 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMT
    A mass extinction which wipes out humanity will be underway by the year 2100, scientists have claimed. More...
  2. Hurricane warning vs. watch: How are they different?Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:16:00 GMT
    Hurricane warnings and watches have slightly different meanings concerning hurricane conditions. More...
  3. Church of Latter Day Saints acquires Book of Mormon manuscript for $35MThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:30:00 GMT
    The Church of Latter Day Saints in Salt Lake City, UT. has recent acquired the near 200-year-old printer's manuscript of the Book of Mormon, making it the earliest surviving copy in existence. More...
  4. The World of AnimalsThu, 21 Sep 2017 17:00:00 GMT
    Enjoy these pictures of animals, reptiles, fish, birds and insects from around the globe More...
  5. Satan's enigma: 'Possessed' nun's 17th-century letter deciphered Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:00:00 GMT
    A mysterious letter written more than 300 years ago by a Sicilian nun who claimed to be possessed by Satan has finally been deciphered. More...
  6. After 250 years, Germany finally sees a bison. It's immediately killedThu, 21 Sep 2017 14:51:00 GMT
    Conservationists are expressing outrage after an official in Germany ordered hunters to shoot the first wild bison seen in the country in more than two centuries. More...
  7. Mars may have a porous crust, gravity map suggests Thu, 21 Sep 2017 14:30:00 GMT
    NASA scientists are one step closer to understanding the evolution of Mars. More...
  8. Hurricane Maria Slams Puerto Rico's Arecibo Observatory Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:20:00 GMT
    Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico Wednesday (Sept. More...
  9. Archaeologists in Norway may have unearthed a Viking boat graveWed, 20 Sep 2017 20:28:00 GMT
    Archaeologists may have uncovered a Viking boat grave beneath the market square in the Norwegian city of Trondheim. More...
  10. Climate models questioned: Global warming may be slower than previously thoughtWed, 20 Sep 2017 18:31:00 GMT
    The computers were wrong. Theres still hope for Planet Earth. More...