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Facebook says government demands for user data are at a record...

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Facebook’s latest transparency report is out. The social media giant said the number of government demands for user data increased by 16% to 128,617 demands...

Microsoft says Iranian hackers targeted a 2020 presidential candidate

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Microsoft said it has found evidence that hackers associated with Iran have targeted a 2020 presidential candidate. The tech giant’s security and trust chief confirmed...

Police hijack a botnet and remotely kill 850,000 malware infections

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In a rare feat, French police have hijacked and neutralized a massive cryptocurrency mining botnet controlling close to a million infected computers. The notorious Retadup...

Facebook could face billions in potential damages as court rules facial...

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Facebook is facing exposure to billions of dollars in potential damages as a federal appeals court on Thursday rejected Facebook’s arguments to halt a...

Rocket Lab successfully launches seventh Electron rocket for ‘Make It Rain’...

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Private rocket launch startup Rocket Lab has succeeded in launching its ‘Make It Rain’ mission, which took off yesterday from the company’s private Launch...

FedEx sues the Department of Commerce after incident involving misrouted Huawei...

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FedEx is suing the United States Department of Commerce, claiming that it has been “essentially deputize” to enforce its trade blacklist. The lawsuit comes...

China is reportedly using US satellite technologies to bolster its surveillance...

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The Chinese government has been using a private company jointly owned by a U.S. investment firm and its Chinese counterpart to expand its surveillance...

Lawmakers say Amazon’s facial recognition software may be racially biased and...

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Amazon has “failed to provide sufficient answers” about its controversial facial recognition software, Rekognition — and lawmakers won’t take the company’s usual silent treatment...

New US report says that climate change could cost nearly $500B...

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A new report from the U.S. government on the impacts of climate change on society indicates that unless action is taken, climatological events could...

Interest rates and fears of a mounting trade war send tech...

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Shares of technology companies were battered in today’s trading as fears of an increasing trade war between the U.S. and China and rising interest...