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Facebook wants to nudge you into 'meaningful' online groups
Technology
Published in 23-6-2017
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[...] the Facebook founder wants to bring more meaning to its nearly 2 billion users by shepherding them into online groups that bring together people with common passions, problems and ambitions. The shift comes as Facebook continues to grapple with the darker side of connecting the world, from terrorist recruitment to videos of murder and suicides to propaganda intended to disrupt elections aro ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Uber knew fired exec had info at center of Google theft case
Technology
Published in 23-6-2017
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Uber says it hired a former Google engineer now accused of stealing trade secrets even though the company knew at the time that he had information that didn't belong to him. Uber is asserting that then-CEO Travis Kalanick told Levandowski not to bring the material with him and that Levandowski assured the company that he had destroyed the five discs containing Google info ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard
Technology
Published in 23-6-2017
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WASHINGTON (AP) Senate Republicans launched their plan for shriveling Barack Obama's health care law Thursday, edging a step closer to their dream of repeal with a bill that would slice and reshape Medicaid for the poor, relax rules on insurers and end tax increases on higher earners that have helped finance expanded coverage for millions. Four conservative GOP senators quickly announced in ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move
Technology
Published in 23-6-2017
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A massive sequoia sent to Boise as a small seedling by naturalist John Muir more than a century ago is now in the way of a hospital's expansion and plans are to move it two blocks away to city property. Even the tree company hired to do the move is feeling the pressure to keep the 98-foot (30-meter) tree upright as it travels about two blocks over about 12 hours to its new home. Cox said th ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 23-6-2017
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According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

Reference: www.chron.com
Official hopes charges in Flint water case help return trust
Technology
Published in 16-6-2017
    153 Visits
(AP) In a battered city where many still refuse to bathe in tap water, much less drink it, the prosecution of officials accused of letting Flint's public supply become contaminated with toxic lead and failing to warn of deadly bacteria represents a tentative step toward restoring trust in government. Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette's announcement of new charges Wednesday agains ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Nevada forces drug makers to reveal insulin pricing, profits
Technology
Published in 16-6-2017
    172 Visits
(AP) Nevada now has the nation's strictest rules requiring pharmaceutical companies to reveal how they set certain prescription drug prices. Republican-backed provisions require pharmaceutical companies to justify insulin price hikes and outlaw "gag rules" that bar pharmacists from suggesting less-expensive prescription options.
Reference: www.chron.com
Facebook deploys AI to fight terrorism on its network
Technology
Published in 16-6-2017
    556 Visits
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Facebook has started deploying its artificial intelligence capabilities to help combat terrorists' use of its service. Company officials said in a blog post Thursday that Facebook will use AI in conjunction with human reviewers to find and remove "terrorist content" immediately, before other users see it. Facebook and other internet companies face growing government pres ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
FDA approves new, cheaper rival to EpiPen allergy shot
Technology
Published in 16-6-2017
    331 Visits
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) U.S. regulators have approved new competition for EpiPen, the emergency allergy medicine that made Mylan a poster child for pharmaceutical company greed. Symjepi is a syringe prefilled with the hormone epinephrine, which helps stop life-threatening allergic reactions from insect stings and bites, foods such as nuts and eggs, or certain medications. Most children and adults wi ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 16-6-2017
    43 Visits

According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

Reference: www.chron.com
Official hopes charges in Flint water case help return trust
Technology
Published in 16-6-2017
    567 Visits
(AP) In a battered city where many still refuse to bathe in tap water, much less drink it, the prosecution of officials accused of letting Flint's public supply become contaminated with toxic lead and failing to warn of deadly bacteria represents a tentative step toward restoring trust in government. Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette's announcement of new charges Wednesday agains ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Nevada forces drug makers to reveal insulin pricing, profits
Technology
Published in 16-6-2017
    13 Visits
(AP) Nevada now has the nation's strictest rules requiring pharmaceutical companies to reveal how they set certain prescription drug prices. Republican-backed provisions require pharmaceutical companies to justify insulin price hikes and outlaw "gag rules" that bar pharmacists from suggesting less-expensive prescription options.
Reference: www.chron.com
Facebook deploys AI to fight terrorism on its network
Technology
Published in 16-6-2017
    26 Visits
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Facebook has started deploying its artificial intelligence capabilities to help combat terrorists' use of its service. Company officials said in a blog post Thursday that Facebook will use AI in conjunction with human reviewers to find and remove "terrorist content" immediately, before other users see it. Facebook and other internet companies face growing government pres ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
FDA approves new, cheaper rival to EpiPen allergy shot
Technology
Published in 16-6-2017
    27 Visits
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) U.S. regulators have approved new competition for EpiPen, the emergency allergy medicine that made Mylan a poster child for pharmaceutical company greed. Symjepi is a syringe prefilled with the hormone epinephrine, which helps stop life-threatening allergic reactions from insect stings and bites, foods such as nuts and eggs, or certain medications. Most children and adults wi ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 16-6-2017
    466 Visits

According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

Reference: www.chron.com


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