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UK says online hate crime is as serious as offline offences

The UK's Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) today laid out a renewed commitment to tackling hate crime, including making sure that online offences are being dealt with appropriately. ...

21 minutes ago from Engadget

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Watch the trailer for Amazon's answer to 'Black Mirror'

Amazon Prime viewers in the US will soon be treated to the new anthology series Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams. As you may have guessed from its title, the show is based on the ...

2 hours ago from Engadget

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Game of Thrones: HBO hackers threaten leak of season finale

Attackers dump HBO social media account passwords on the internet following hacks and leaks of unaired TV shows and confidential dataThe hackers who compromised HBO’s network systems in July ...

2 hours ago from Guardian.co.uk

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Google Testing Out Subscription Tools For Publishers

A lot of content you read on the internet can be read for free. This is because there are many publications out there that provide content for free and rely on ads to make their money. However ...

4 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Facebook patent reveals more details about its AR glasses

Mark Zuckerberg showed off a render of the AR glasses Facebook is working on last year, but he didn't reveal a lot of details about the device. Now, we finally know a bit more ...

23 hours ago from Engadget

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ICE insists it doesn’t use Stingrays to track undocumented immigrants

In a letter (PDF), the acting director of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) said that the agency doesn't use its Stingray mobile call-intercepting devices while enforcing ...

13 hours ago from Engadget

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Google makes a big change to search results to stop users clicking irrelevant videos

The company describes video previews as 'the next step in helping you find information faster'

1 hours ago from The Independent

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President Trump announces move to elevate Cyber Command

Trump's move means that Cyber Command will become the 10th unified command in the U.S. military, putting it on par with the main combatant commands, such as Central Command.

Fri 18 Aug 17 from The Washington Post

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Namecheap has taken down Neo-Nazi site Daily Stormer

Neo-nazi news site Daily Stormer will need to find another host after Namecheap announced on Sunday that it will not host the site. The hate site was registered with the company on ...

23 hours ago from The Verge

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Apple In Talks With Hollywood Studios For Early Movie Rentals

Movie studios have been toying with the idea of offering digital rentals of new films just weeks after they hit theaters. Cinema chains have obviously objected to these plans but the studios ...

21 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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