Facebook called to court for ‘promoting crime’

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Facebook called to court for ‘promoting crime’

A commission created under India’s social media law held Facebook responsible for hundreds of hate speech postings that a lawyer for the company said turned violent. Facebook, in a highly unusual move, conceded wrongdoing…

How easily can you be hacked?

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How easily can you be hacked?

This week, I learned about spyware that secretly tracks us without our knowledge. It isn’t the first time in my life I’ve found out about malware that tracks me, but it’s the first time…

Londoners want taxes on fossil fuels increased

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Londoners want taxes on fossil fuels increased

Written by By Staff By Staff Three-quarters of British people want the government to freeze energy prices, but 85% think the government should increase taxes on fossil fuels and companies to take on climate…

Russia takes aim at online freedom

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Russia takes aim at online freedom

Written by Feleti Kesharenko, CNN Moscow, Russia Seeking to increase control over access to Russian state media, the government has proposed sweeping new laws that would not only define what media is online, but…

See stunning photos from the International Space Station's new tour

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See stunning photos from the International Space Station’s new tour

@AssociatedPress sent this amazing photo from #SpaceCycling35 :44-Wakeup call from #SPACECYCLING35–this is orbiting the earth right now. Congratulations to the crew! View from @NASA Wallops Ops Center #SpaceCycling pic.twitter.com/lnPCEfOfyr — TeamSPACENASA (@TeamSPACE_NASA) October 18,…

China fears dampen bond prices

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China fears dampen bond prices

It’s drama week on the Chinese bond market. E-commerce giant Alibaba tried to fend off a default as soaring US rates sparked a global selloff in emerging markets. UniCredit CFO discusses progress of Italian…