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A school board member in Bucks County is apologizing over a comment he posted on social media but some parents saw the comment as a threat of violence and they want answers Source: WFMZ Allentown, PA -
A lightning storm illuminated the dark skies of Brisbane and the Gold Coast in the early hours of Tuesday, December 6.
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The Supreme Court has issued notice to internet majors Google, Microsoft, Yahoo and Facebook on a plea seeking curbs on sharing of videos related to sexual offences and cybercrime.A bench of justices M.. All India Radio
The top social media networks in the United States say they are working together to quickly identify and take down photos and video that are used to recruit people into terrorism. Facebook, Twitter,.. VOA News Also reported by •CBS News
Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft and Google are teaming up on a new effort to prevent the spread of terrorist content on their networks.
The companies are creating a shared database that will allow.. Mashable
Companies have agreed to share "hashes" which are unique digital fingerprints that get assigned to videos of photos of extremist content in order to remove it from their websites and allow peers to do.. WorldNews
Terrorism is a daily threat to our freedoms. It is unfortunate, as we used to be able to go throughout our days without the thought of violence. Now, it dominates the news. Heck, when I am in Penn.. betanews
Some of the biggest names in tech have concocted a plan to combat the spread of terrorist content online together. Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and Alphabet-owned YouTube are creating a shared database.. TUAW Also reported by •engadget
Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube are joining forces to more quickly identify the worst terrorist propaganda and prevent it from spreading online.
The program announced Monday would create a.. L.A. Times
Every month or two, Facebook asks its engineers to take the day off from their regular duties to tackle any project they want.
These so-called hackathons aren't unusual among Silicon Valley tech.. Business Insider
Web giants YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft will step up efforts to remove extremist content from their websites by creating a common database. The companies will share ‘hashes’ – unique.. Raw Story
The move by the technology companies, which is expected to begin in early 2017, aims to assuage government concerns — and derail proposed new federal legislation — over social media content that is.. SeattlePI.com Also reported by •Seattle Times
The Dow Jones industrial average set another record Monday as investors bought stocks that stand to benefit from economic growth, like banks, as well as technology companies, which have been mostly.. SFGate