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Facebook backs U.S. regulation of internet political ads

Facebook backs U.S. regulation of internet political ads

Moscow has denied the allegations. In order to prevent election interference on its platform, Facebook has introduced new changes to increase transparency and accountability for electoral ads and Pa...

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Ford Recalls Almost 350000 Vehicles Because They Could Roll Away

Ford Recalls Almost 350000 Vehicles Because They Could Roll Away

The FCA recall problem was a transmission shifter position indicator that didn't reflect the actual gear the vehicle was in. The company says a driver might be able to shift into park and remove the k...

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US Homeland Security to set up database of journalists and 'media influencers'

US Homeland Security to set up database of journalists and 'media influencers'

Even the DHS Media Monitoring program would grant the preferred business "24/7 usage of some password protected, media influencer database , for example editors, writer, correspondents, societal ...

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Facebook suspends Canadian political data firm

Facebook suspends Canadian political data firm

The remarks come ahead of a meeting of the EU's 28 data watchdogs in Brussels to discuss the issue and a call between Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg and the bloc's Justice Commissi...

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Kimco Realty Corp (KIM) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.28

The stock increased 0.29% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $172.57. Kim expects that the firm will post earnings per share of $1.31 for the year. North Star Investment Mgmt Corporat...

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Don't Starve will make its way to the Switch on April 12

Don't Starve will make its way to the Switch on April 12

The news came via a post on the studio's official blog where Campo explained that it has been working hard to strip down and rebuild Firewatch in order to "render the world more quickly, to stream...

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China threatens 'fierce counterstrike' if USA imposes $100 billion in tariffs

China threatens 'fierce counterstrike' if USA imposes $100 billion in tariffs

On Thursday, US President Donald Trump threatened to impose duties on another $100 billion of Chinese imports. On Wednesday, China imposed US$3 billion of tariffs on United States fruits, nuts, ...

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Curved screens, touchless controls on future iPhones?

Curved screens, touchless controls on future iPhones?

The feature shares similarities with the Air Gestures capability that Samsung Electronics Co. This implementation is different from Samsung's for its recent flagship smartphones. Given Apple get...

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Airtel to deploy Massive MIMO pre-5G technology across IPL match venues

Airtel to deploy Massive MIMO pre-5G technology across IPL match venues

In a simple term, the deployment of this new technology would help the operator offer much faster data services, around two to three times than 4G, to its customers where the service is available. In ...

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Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Vodafone (VOD) Share Price

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Vodafone (VOD) Share Price

Laurel Grove Capital Llc decreased Vodafone Group Adr ( VOD ) stake by 38.75% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Clearbridge Investments LLC cut its position in shares of Vodafone (NASDAQ:VOD) by 9.4% i...

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Apple is working on touch-less controls and curved screens for iPhone

Apple is working on touch-less controls and curved screens for iPhone

Back in November, the USA's trademark office published quite a surprising Apple patent application. What do you think the advantages of a curved iPhone could be? Interestingly, both of these f...

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Dinosaurs were probably killed by flowers, and not an asteroid

Dinosaurs were probably killed by flowers, and not an asteroid

Current wisdom holds that a massive asteroid that struch the Earth about 66 million years ago caused vast destruction that led to the end of the dinos, but this study calls into question whether the...

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Fishtailing Stock: Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC)

SYMC has also 5.57 million shares volume. (NASDAQ: SYMC ) has 19 ratings reports on 7 April 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. The stock was sold at an average price of $27.72, for a total transac...

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Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Holding Grow by Jacobs & Co. CA

Salem Investment Counselors Inc. now owns 809 shares of the medical research company's stock worth $139,000 after purchasing an additional 36 shares during the period. (NYSE:GPI) earned "Hold" rating ...

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Facebook announces changes, to make Ads, Pages more transparent

Facebook announces changes, to make Ads, Pages more transparent

Adam Schiff, D-Calif., in a statement. "We also think it's important for people to be able to see the other ads a Page is running, even if they're not directed at you". The legislation would also requ...

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MI soybean farmers anxious about impact of Chinese tariffs

MI soybean farmers anxious about impact of Chinese tariffs

At a projected 2018 crop of 4.3 billion bushels, USA soybean farmers lost more than 1.29 billion US dollars in value for their crop on Wednesday morning alone. The association says soybean farmers los...

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Salman Khan granted bail, Bishnois to approach HC

Salman Khan granted bail, Bishnois to approach HC

The 52-year-old actor was given a sentence of 5 years in ajil for killing two blackbucks 20 years ago in Kankani village, near Jodhpur in Rajasthan. The blackbuck is an endangered species, protected...

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Facebook To Start Disclosing Identity Of Political Advertisers

Initially, Sandberg denied that Facebook made its advertising money by selling access to its members using targeted data, claiming that what was really happening was that Facebook users were simply sh...

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Facebook privacy scandal explained

Facebook privacy scandal explained

Proposals at the Federal Election Commission would require online advertisements to carry language identifying sponsors, mimicking requirements for such ads on radio and television. Despite Facebook...

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Facebook will soon let users revoke messages sent on Messenger

Facebook will soon let users revoke messages sent on Messenger

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg said the change will mean "we will hire thousands of more people" and will take place this year ahead of U.S. mid-term elections in November. The privacy controver...

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Experts Analysis: Gopro Inc Cl A Cmn (GPRO)

Experts Analysis: Gopro Inc Cl A Cmn (GPRO)

Shares of Gopro Inc Cl A Cmn (NASDAQ: GPRO ) now have an Average Brokerage Recommendation of 3.37, number of Recs in ABR is 10 while industry rank of the company by ABR is t of 265. The firm earned ...

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Facebook to require identity verification for political ads, large pages

Facebook to require identity verification for political ads, large pages

Facebook disclosed in September that Russians under fake names had used the social network to try to influence U.S. voters in the months before and after the 2016 election, writing about inflammatory ...

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Neil Warnock calls Nuno Espirito-Santo a 'disgrace' after Wolves beat Cardiff

Neil Warnock calls Nuno Espirito-Santo a 'disgrace' after Wolves beat Cardiff

Cardiff should have drawn level in the fourth minute of added time but John Ruddy saved Gary Madine's penalty and then two minutes later, after another spot kick was awarded, Junior Hoilett hi...

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Facebook is making Ads and Pages more transparent

Facebook is making Ads and Pages more transparent

The legislation would also require online platforms to make "all reasonable efforts" to ensure that foreign nationals and entities are not buying political ads to influence the U.S. Earlier this week,...

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Synchrony Financial, (NYSE: SYF)

The stock closed 12.9 per cent above its reference price of $132, but had pulled back from its opening trade that briefly had it more than 25 per cent higher. Shorter or longer timeframes used for alt...

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Facebook 'Willing' to Meet with EU Regulators over Widening Data Scandal

Facebook 'Willing' to Meet with EU Regulators over Widening Data Scandal

Phandeeyar, a digital innovation lab, and five other groups wrote an open letter to Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg , challenging his contention in a recent interview that the social m...

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Austria plans headscarf ban for primary school pupils

Austria plans headscarf ban for primary school pupils

It wasn't clear how many children might be affected. Chancellor Sebastian Kurz of the centre-right People's Party (OeVP) also backed the idea, telling the Oe1 radio station: "We want all girls in Au...

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Fortnite for iOS now playable without an invite

Fortnite for iOS now playable without an invite

Now, app analytics tracking firm Sensor Tower is reporting that the free-to-play mobile game has earned over $15 million United States dollars in less than a month though in-app purchases. "This inc...

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Mark Zuckerberg Can Delete Old Facebook Messages, but You Can't

However, Beth Gauthier, a Facebook spokeswoman, told Ars by email that there will be a three-step process for authorization. Facebook users can opt out of seeing targeted ads, but can't shut o...

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Facebook adding "unsend message" feature after Zuckerberg bust retracting messages

Over the past few weeks, the scandal has mushroomed into investigations across continents, including a probe by the US Federal Trade Commission. Facebook has been in the crosshair of users and reg...

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Hot Stock in the Spotlight - Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ: ATVI)

Mesabi Trust (NYSE:MSB) has risen 74.91% since April 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.14% the S&P500. Wedbush set a $75.00 price objective on Activision Blizzard and gave the stock ...

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Federal, BC privacy czars team up to investigate Facebook and AggregateIQ

Both reports come in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal , which saw the Facebook data of 87 million users, mostly in the U.S., improperly handed to CA, a British analytics company with ties ...

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Facebook says it should have audited Cambridge

After a meeting with representatives of Facebook Indonesia yesterday afternoon, Rudiantara made no mention of any legal threats against the social network, instead urging Facebook to comply with Ind...

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Snapchat finally reveals the iPhone X lenses it promised months ago

Snapchat finally reveals the iPhone X lenses it promised months ago

These are only available on the iPhone X and work with the TrueDepth camera. As seen in the photos above, the TrueDepth-enabled AR masks are more tightly mapped to a user's facial topography tha...

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Ubisoft is creating 100 new jobs with Ubisoft Winnipeg studio

Ubisoft is creating 100 new jobs with Ubisoft Winnipeg studio

This will be the fifth Canadian Ubisoft studio following Montreal, Quebec City, Saguenay, and Toronto. Paris-based Ubisoft boasts the second-largest in-house development staff in the world, with...

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Plans For Luxury Space Hotel Unveiled

Plans For Luxury Space Hotel Unveiled

Whether it sounds far-fetched or not, it would be grossly expensive - $9.5 million for a 12-day trip. California start-up Orion Span announced Thursday ambitious plans to launch the world's first de...

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Snapchat unveils super-realistic lenses for iPhone X

Snapchat unveils super-realistic lenses for iPhone X

Flipkart has partnered with ICICI Bank to offer cashback up to Rs 10,000 on select Apple products. Apart from the given price cut, Flipkart has topped up the offer with a cashback of up to Rs 10,000...

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Amazon Key gets more locks; Trump tweets about Amazon again

Amazon Key gets more locks; Trump tweets about Amazon again

Oppenheimer reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of Amazon .com in a research note on Friday, February 2nd. He said that he would give a grave significance to direct the inequitable business benefit...

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Samsung Expects to Extend Its Earnings Hot Streak

Samsung Expects to Extend Its Earnings Hot Streak

Samsung unseated Intel as the world's largest semiconductor maker past year on the back of solid demand for chips that hold data and help run programs faster for servers and phones. This is 19 percen...

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SC vacates stay on sale of assets of RCom

SC vacates stay on sale of assets of RCom

A bench comprising Justices A.K. Goel and R.F. Nariman on Thursday asked the parties to approach the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) in the matter. The latest decision marks a partia...

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