Twitter homepage features crude attack against Chrissy Teigen

At a time when Twitter is trying to curb trolling and incendiary use of its platform, its logged-out homepage features one of its users attacking model Chrissy Teigen.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/31/twitter-homepage-features-crude-attack-against-chrissy-teigen.html

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Tech titans join forces to battle online terrorist content

Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube have joined forces in an attempt to curb the spread of terrorist content on the Internet.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/06/tech-titans-join-forces-to-battle-online-terrorist-content.html

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Strangling Superfish: Microsoft will block ad-injection software to prevent attacks

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Microsoft has announced new restrictions on adware meant to curb some of the industry’s worst excesses, but is Redmond fighting a losing battle?

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Freedom Act Leaves IT Sector at Risk for Spy Program Costs


A recent proposal in the U.S. Senate to curb the impact of electronic surveillance conducted by the National Security Agency could enhance privacy for citizens and benefit businesses as well. However, major information technology companies that help the government collect telecom and Internet data still will be vulnerable to the substantial costs of working with the NSA, even if the proposed bill becomes law. The Senate initiative, called the “USA Freedom Act,” was introduced by Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., on July 29.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/80889.html?rss=1

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New York regulators propose regulations for bitcoin, other virtual currencies

State regulators trying to curb money laundering and safeguard investors on Thursday proposed a special set of rules for firms involved in trading and storing virtual currencies.

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