The Air Force is mounting a war against Facebook misinformation: The newly published RAND report outlines digital threats and countering strategiesThe RAND report is commissioned by Air Force special ops to identify Russian disinformation on Facebook and other digital platforms.

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Apple removes anti-vaxx dating app Unjected from the App Store for 'inappropriately' referring to the pandemic. The app's owners say it's censorshipApple said an anti-vaxx app called Unjected breached its App Store rules. Unjected's owners fought back, saying the decision was 'censorship.'

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Big tech’s big week raises fears of ‘Blade Runner future’ of mega-company ruleAmazon, Google, Apple and Microsoft all reported record-breaking profits but recent Biden administration moves suggest US tech’s easy ride is over

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Hundreds of AI tools have been built to catch covid. None of them helpedSome have been used in hospitals, despite not being properly tested. But the pandemic could help make medical AI better.

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Texas Instruments' new calculator will run programs written in Python'Dallas-based Texas Instruments' latest generation of calculators is getting a modern-day update with the addition of programming language Python,' reports the Dallas Morning News: The goal is to expand students' ability to explore science, technology, engineering and math through the device that's...

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LinkedIn says most employees can work from home foreverThe majority of LinkedIn’s 16,000 employees will be allowed to work remotely full time, the company said Thursday, in a reversal of its previous policy.

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Sky News Australia banned from YouTube for seven days over Covid misinformationDigital giant issues strike after channel posted videos denying the existence of disease and encouraging people to use discredited medication

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Apple boots 'Tinder for anti-vaxxers' app from the App Store for violating COVID-19 guidelinesApple has removed an app called “Unjected” from the App Store for violating its guidelines around COVID-19 and misinformation, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The app, which billed itself as a place for “like-minded people that support medical autonomy and free speech,” was available in the App Store until Bloomberg reached out of

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Here are the latest accusations Activision Blizzard employees have leveled at the company: More disturbing details have been reportedMore about the troubling culture at the company has come to light.

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Thanks to the Rickroll, ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ hits 1 billion YouTube playsAn internet prank with true staying power.

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House Republicans introduce draft bill to strip Big Tech companies of Section 230 protectionsReps. Cathy McMorris Rodgers and Jim Jordan have drafted legislation that would remove Section 230 protections from Big Tech companies and require them to report any content moderation decisions.

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Your Odds of Going Back to the Office Are Dropping by the Day — Apple, Google, Lyft, the New York Times, Twitter. The list of companies delaying office reopenings is growingApple, Google, Lyft, the New York Times, Twitter. The list of companies delaying office reopenings is growing.

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Multi-day iron-air batteries reach commercialization… at one tenth of the cost of lithiumBoston startup Form Energy has secured $200 million Series D funding for the development of what is being called a breakthrough in energy storage.

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Amazon hit by record $887 million EU privacy fineAmazon faces a record-breaking €746 million (roughly $887 million) fine after a European Union data privacy regulator said the e-commerce giant had violated the bloc's signature privacy law, known as GDPR, in an advertising-related decision.

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Chinese disinformation "much more subtle, much more insidious" than Moscow's, former cyber chief warnsFormer CISA director Chris Krebs says baseless claims about issues like coronavirus vaccines can have real-world consequences

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The DeanBeat: Activision Blizzard is losing the PR warEver since the state of California filed a sexism lawsuit against Activision Blizzard, the game publisher has been losing the PR war.

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Apple Says Leaks Cause Companies to Make iPhone Cases at the Wrong SizeAccording to the company, posts featuring unverified pictures of upcoming iPhone models could prompt accessory makers to produce cases with wrong sizes.

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Facebook doubles profit but braces for hit from Apple privacy changesFacebook's business is soaring, but the boom times may not last.

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Should employers pay for home internet during remote work?With the switch to remote work, employees have been left to foot the internet bill and many workers believe some changes are in order.

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Amazon hit with $886 million EU data privacy fineAmazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) has been hit with a record $886.6 million (746 million euros) European Union fine for processing personal data in violation of the bloc's GDPR rules, as privacy regulators take a more aggressive position on enforcement.

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