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APNewsBreak: Tesla in Autopilot mode sped up…

A new police report says a Tesla that crashed in Utah while in Autopilot mode accelerated just before it smashed into a stopped fire truck.

Source: Trump administration has cut deal with…

Source: US has cut deal with China's ZTE, drawing fire but clearing way for more trade talks with Beijing

Instagram's New Privacy Policy Reveals They Track…

The EU's new privacy regulations have forced Instagram to reveal how they track users while they're in the app. Tony Spitz has the details.

FBI Tells People To Reboot Routers, Warns Of…

The malware has reportedly been infecting devices since at least 2016.

FBI Says Reboot Your Internet Router ASAP

Reboot your internet router now. That's what the FBI is telling the users of some 500,000 devices believed to be infected with powerful Russian malware capable of intelligence-collecting, software monitoring, and disabling routers, according to the New York Times . Network technology company Cisco Systems and antivirus company Symantec first...

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Hillary Clinton as CEO? She's Got a Company in…

Hillary Clinton was at Harvard Friday to pick up an award, and she's making headlines for her quick answer to a hypothetical question. When asked what company she would like to be CEO of, Clinton instantly responded, "Facebook," reports CNET . The audience then laughed, as did Clinton herself (see it...

Amid confusion, EU data privacy law goes into…

Ready or not, companies that collect or process the personal information of EU residents must now start complying with stringent new EU data rules.

Nearly $9 Billion In Lawsuits Filed Under EU's…

A nonprofit organization filed lawsuits against Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Google.

Egypt's top court orders temporary suspension of YouTube

An Egyptian court has ordered the suspension for one month of video-sharing website, YouTube, and others sharing a video found to be insulting the Muslim Prophet Mohammed

California court: Defendants get crack at some…

California's highest court ruled that Facebook and other social media companies can be compelled to turn over to criminal defendants preparing for trial user content that is already public

Feds: Uber self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, did…

Federal investigators say the autonomous Uber SUV that struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March spotted the woman about six seconds before hitting her but didn't stop automatically because emergency braking was disabled

Lawsuit Alleges Facebook Gathered Data Via Texts…

A new filling in an ongoing lawsuit claims Facebook's apps read texts, tracked locations, accessed photos and listened through device microphones.

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London police seize bitcoin worth $667,000 from hacker

London's Metropolitan police seized half a million pounds ($667,000) worth of Bitcoin from a prolific computer hacker in a case described as the first of its kind for the 188-year-old department.

Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's…

Amazon says an "unlikely" string of events prompted its Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle

Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in…

Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in US

An Amazon Echo Recorded A Conversation, Then Sent…

A woman in Oregon found out her Echo recorded a conversation and sent it to someone on her family's contact list.

Jury says Samsung must pay $539M for copying parts of iPhone

A jury has decided Samsung must pay Apple $539 million in damages for illegally copying some of the iPhone's features to lure people into buying its competing products

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