Former President Barack Obama: 'Think before you tweet'

NEW DELHI (AP) — When former President Barack Obama spoke to a leadership forum in India’s capital on Friday, he never once used the words “Donald Trump” and was careful to avoid any direct reference to his successor in the White House.

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President Obama warned Mark Zuckerberg about fake news on Facebook, report says

President Barack Obama reportedly warned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg about the threat posed by fake news on the social network during a private meeting last year.

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Donald Trump had to trade-in his Android tweeting machine for a more secure device

Like President Barack Obama before him, Donald Trump will also have to give up his personal smartphone and replace it with one that the intelligence agencies deem to be secure for the office.

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Obama's 'tone deaf' comments on encryption draw criticism at SXSW

Article Image President Barack Obama’s recent comments on encryption and national security have drawn criticism from the highly connected audience of the South by Southwest festival, including one particularly prominent voice –?Congressman Darrell Issa.

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President Obama urges prudence from both sides of encryption debate, warns against 'absolutist' position

Article Image Speaking on the encryption debate at SXSW Interactive in Austin on Friday, President Barack Obama carefully navigated the waters between government overreach and civil liberties, saying that while both sides need to make concessions, encryption advocates should avoid taking an absolutist stance on the issue.

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New smart gun technology may help with gun safety in the US

The debate on guns is one of the most divisive in the country, and President Barack Obama’s recent executive action has only deepened the rift between two sides that often seem to be speaking past one another.

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Official White House photographer uses iPhone to capture intimate presidential moments

Article Image Pete Souza, President Barack Obama’s Chief Official White House Photographer, posted his annual “Year on Instagram” collection of photos to the Web on Monday, this year selecting only images shot on iPhone.

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Major Tech Firms Join White House in Climate Change Pledge


President Barack Obama, Secretary of State John Kerry, and other senior White House officials on Monday met with a group of executives who pledged their companies’ support for the administration’s efforts to reach a strong climate change agreement in Paris this December. Thirteen major companies — Alcoa, Apple, Bank of America, Berkshire Hathaway Energy, Cargill, Coca-Cola, General Motors, Goldman Sachs, Google, Microsoft, PepsiCo, UPS and Walmart — signed the American Business Act on Climate Change.

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Apple again warns White House against policies fostering weak encryption

In a letter delivered to President Barack Obama on Monday, two trade groups comprised of some of the largest tech companies in the U.S. asked the White House to reject government policies designed to undermine encryption systems built to keep consumer data private.



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Apple, other tech companies ask Obama to reject proposals for software backdoors

In a letter to be delivered to President Barack Obama on Tuesday, Apple is among a group of signatories requesting the White House reject incoming government proposals that would modify current policies to allow law enforcement access to encrypted user data.



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President Obama uses iPhone to make first post on personal Twitter account [u]

U.S. President Barack Obama made his first post from a personal Twitter account on Monday, doing so from an Executive Office iPhone despite previous worries about the device’s security.



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US government sanctions North Korea for Sony hack as 'The Interview' reigns atop iTunes charts

U.S. President Barack Obama issued an executive order on Friday, placing new sanctions against North Korea related to its government’s believed involvement in an act of cyberterrorism that targeted Sony Pictures Entertainment.



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