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  1. Neo-Nazis have no First Amendment right to harassment, judge rules in Daily Stormer caseSun, 18 Nov 2018 17:49:52 GMT
    A lawsuit accusing the publisher of a neo-Nazi website of orchestrating a "terror campaign" of online harassment against a Jewish real estate agent cannot be dismissed on First Amendment grounds, a federal judge ruled last week. More...
  2. Fire ant colonies could inspire robot swarmsSun, 18 Nov 2018 12:00:35 GMT
    Aside from the stings and ruined picnics, fire ants are famous for their ability to swarm together and selfassemble bridges, ladders, and even floating rafts. Researchers have now figured out the statistical rules that govern how fire ants form these structures, and the new study could help scientists build swarming, tiny shape-shifting robots. More...
  3. Best streaming boxes for getting the shows and movies you wantSun, 18 Nov 2018 12:00:32 GMT
    Limitless content. Watch whatever you want, whenever you want. More...
  4. Cheaper home internet, secret Amazon coupons and more: Tech Q&ASat, 17 Nov 2018 12:00:07 GMT
    Is there a way to clean out all the cache, search history and call logs from my phone? I think this will speed up my phone. More...
  5. Fox on Games: GoFundMe for gaming fanFri, 16 Nov 2018 20:46:56 GMT
    Gamers were helping gamers this month, following a big loss for an ordinary family. More...
  6. Soldiers get wireless targeting to shoot around corners, hit enemies instantlyFri, 16 Nov 2018 19:13:16 GMT
    As attacking enemies appear and vanish in seconds from around corners, rocks and trees - armed U.S. soldiers in Close Quarter Combat often have little or no time to respond, while their lives often hang in the balance. More...
  7. Apple Black Friday deals: Here are some of the best iPhone, MacBook and iPad deals out thereFri, 16 Nov 2018 18:33:01 GMT
    Black Friday deals on the iPhone, iPad, and MacBook are so numerous across so many retailers that you need an Excel spread sheet to track them all. More...
  8. Sheryl Sandberg says New York Times report she was disinterested in Russian meddling is 'simply untrue'Fri, 16 Nov 2018 17:34:45 GMT
    Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg has hit back at a scathing New York Times report on the social networks handling of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. Presidential election. More...
  9. Jeff Bezos tells employees that Amazon is not too big to failFri, 16 Nov 2018 16:27:28 GMT
    Amazon will go bankrupt one day, Jeff Bezos, the CEO of the e-commerce colossus worth almost $1 trillion, told his employees in a stunning admission. More...
  10. Facebook Messenger now lets you unsend your messages, but you have to act within 10 minutesFri, 16 Nov 2018 14:17:36 GMT
    Facebook has finally begun rolling out the much-anticipated 'unsend' feature for its Messenger app, with users being able to delete text messages, photos, videos, and links. More...
Reuters
  1. Alphabet unit halts glucose-detecting contact lens projectFri, 16 Nov 2018 16:03:57 -0500
    Alphabet Inc's life sciences division Verily said on Friday that it was putting on hold one of its oldest and highest-profile projects, a smart contact lens designed to help monitor sugar levels. More...
  2. Digital media company Technicolor explores options including sale: sourcesFri, 16 Nov 2018 15:11:09 -0500
    Technicolor SA has been exploring options that include a full or partial sale of the French digital media company, as its set-top box business struggles because of higher prices for memory chips, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. More...
  3. Google Cloud names Thomas Kurian to replace CEO Diane GreeneFri, 16 Nov 2018 14:13:38 -0500
    Former Oracle Corp product chief Thomas Kurian will replace Diane Greene as head of the cloud division at Alphabet Inc's Google in the coming weeks, Greene announced in a blog post on Friday, after a tumultuous year for the business. More...
  4. U.S. regulator settles with tech startups over token sale violationsFri, 16 Nov 2018 14:03:46 -0500
    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission settled charges on Friday with two technology companies for improperly offering digital tokens, mandating that they register their offerings as securities and reimburse investors. More...
  5. U.S. Senate bill vows to get tough on robocalls, up penaltiesFri, 16 Nov 2018 13:12:54 -0500
    Two U.S. senators on Friday unveiled bipartisan legislation to toughen penalties on robocalls, make it easier for regulators to crack down on unwanted calls and compel mobile phone providers to adopt call authentication technologies. More...
  6. VW embarks on $50 billion electrification planFri, 16 Nov 2018 12:39:02 -0500
    Volkswagen expects to become the most profitable manufacturer of electric cars thanks to a multi-billion euro expansion plan to mass produce battery driven vehicles, Chief Executive Herbert Diess said on Friday. More...
  7. Europe 5G network buildout to trigger deals, won't bust capex budgetsFri, 16 Nov 2018 12:22:43 -0500
    The launch of fifth-generation mobile services across Europe looks set to trigger a wave of infrastructure deals as telecoms companies seek ways to upgrade their networks without busting their strained capital budgets. More...
  8. Tesla starts taking Model 3 orders in ChinaFri, 16 Nov 2018 11:59:17 -0500
    Tesla Inc has started taking orders for its Model 3 sedan in China for a deposit of 8,000 yuan ($1,153.60), according to the electric carmaker's China website https://www.tesla.cn/model3/reserve. More...
  9. The egos disbanded? Bridging the great advertising divideFri, 16 Nov 2018 10:30:50 -0500
    Traditional advertising groups hope that their creative flair will prevail against the technological clout of consultancies encroaching on their business, but there are signs the two sides of the divide are moving closer together. More...
  10. Volkswagen expects to be the most profitable maker of electric carsFri, 16 Nov 2018 10:07:54 -0500
    Volkswagen Chief Executive Herbert Diess on Friday said he expected the multi-brand carmaking group to be the most profitable manufacturer of electric cars thanks to economies of scale. More...
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NYT Technology
  1. A Look Inside the Tactics of Definers, Facebook’s Attack DogFri, 16 Nov 2018 01:24:45 GMT
    The opposition research firm had focused on the internet company’s competition. But ahead of a Senate hearing it had a new target: senators. More...
  2. Mark Zuckerberg Defends Facebook as Furor Over Its Tactics GrowsFri, 16 Nov 2018 05:11:38 GMT
    Mr. Zuckerberg said that he wouldn’t step down as chairman and that his No. 2, Sheryl Sandberg, was “doing great work” despite questions about their management. More...
  3. Google Cloud Executive Who Sought Pentagon Contract Steps DownFri, 16 Nov 2018 20:28:11 GMT
    Diane Greene, who has run Google Cloud for three years, will be replaced by a former Oracle executive. More...
  4. Bits: The Week in Tech: Amazon Finally Makes an HQ2 DecisionFri, 16 Nov 2018 14:00:01 GMT
    The internet retailer took 14 months to decide on a second headquarters. Surprise! There will be two of them, and skeptics have plenty to chew on. More...
  5. The Facebook Movie Told Us What We Needed to Know About Mark ZuckerbergMon, 19 Nov 2018 00:24:24 GMT
    Rewatching “The Social Network,” eight years later: What seemed like an underdog story at the time is now more of a warning. More...
  6. Finally, a Machine That Can Finish Your SentenceSun, 18 Nov 2018 21:05:15 GMT
    Completing someone else’s thought is not an easy trick for A.I. But new systems are starting to crack the code of natural language. More...
  7. In ‘Digital India,’ Government Hands Out Free Phones to Win VotesSun, 18 Nov 2018 19:13:16 GMT
    The leaders of one Indian state gave 2.9 million smartphones to residents, then used them to campaign for re-election. Others may copy the model. More...
  8. Zuckerberg Defends Company in Friday Meeting With EmployeesSun, 18 Nov 2018 00:21:53 GMT
    Facebook’s co-founder and other executives, including Sheryl Sandberg, answered employees’ questions after a New York Times investigation of the company. More...
  9. Facebook Fallout Ruptures Democrats’ Longtime Alliance With Silicon ValleySat, 17 Nov 2018 21:52:03 GMT
    Tech giants have found key allies among Democrats for years, a bond strengthened through mutual interests and campaign donations. But a year of scandals has forced a reckoning in Washington. More...
  10. The Saturday Profile: From Encyclopedic Collector to ‘Wikipedian-at-Large’Fri, 16 Nov 2018 21:42:48 GMT
    Mike Dickison was a museum curator when he turned to another form of curating, teaching fellow New Zealanders how to beef up their country’s presence on the website. More...
Fox Science
  1. First-ever Oregon dinosaur bone found by scientistsSun, 18 Nov 2018 19:26:26 GMT
    University of Oregon scientists have found the first confirmed dinosaur bone in Oregon, Fox 12 Oregon reports. More...
  2. Baby mountain lion discovered at Colorado home was fed bratwurst, became sick, officials saySun, 18 Nov 2018 14:09:35 GMT
    Sometimes it is just better to just let nature run its course, that's the message from officials in Colorado More...
  3. NASA, Lockheed Martin building plane that could see the return of supersonic passenger travelSun, 18 Nov 2018 13:09:43 GMT
    NASA is joining forces with US defense giant Lockheed Martin to build a state-of-the-art test plane that could pave the way for the return of supersonic passenger travel. More...
  4. Shark mauls teenage boy in AustraliaSun, 18 Nov 2018 12:40:32 GMT
    A teenagerwas mauled by a shark while spearfishing off the northern coast of Australia on Sunday, authorities said. More...
  5. Alexander Hamiltons descendant loans extremely rare family heirlooms to Revolutionary War museumSat, 17 Nov 2018 14:00:23 GMT
    Extremely rare artifacts that belonged to Alexander Hamilton have been loaned to the Museum of the American Revolution by the Founding Fathers fifth-great-grandson. More...
  6. Bioreactor device helps regrow legs on frogsSat, 17 Nov 2018 12:00:23 GMT
    Researchers have created a new device that can trigger partial limb regrowth in frogs. The findings could lead to limb regeneration in mammals somewhere off in the future. More...
  7. This bionic mushroom can make electricitySat, 17 Nov 2018 12:00:03 GMT
    Forget solar panels. Researchers are eyeing mushrooms to generate electricity. More...
  8. Error in major climate study revealed warming NOT higher than expectedFri, 16 Nov 2018 22:29:38 GMT
    A major new climate study in the journal Nature got worldwide media coverage for finding that the oceans warmed dramatically faster than previously thought but now the researchers have retracted that conclusion after a man in the United Kingdom blogged about flaws he discovered in the paper. More...
  9. NASA warns long cold winter could hit space in months bringing record low temperaturesFri, 16 Nov 2018 20:25:48 GMT
    A long cold winter could hit space in months bringing record low temperatures, NASA has warned. More...
  10. Leonid meteor shower peaks this weekend: How to catch the 'bright' spectacleFri, 16 Nov 2018 20:04:41 GMT
    Keep your eyes peeled this weekend. More...