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Did You 'Like' Russian Propaganda? Facebook Will Clue You In

Did You 'Like' Russian Propaganda? Facebook Will Clue You In

By Barbara Ortutay | Nov 24
Facebook says it will show users if they followed or 'liked' Russia propaganda accounts on its service or on Instagram.

The Artist Behind LinkedIn's Largest LGBT  Group - Dennis Velco

The Artist Behind LinkedIn's Largest LGBT Group - Dennis Velco

By Andy Smith | Nov 24
Since 2008, StartOut member Dennis Velco has nurtured LinkedIn's largest LGBTQ networking group from a concept to an international networking resource with over 43,500 members - that grows daily.

Felix Gray: Computer Glasses for a New Generation

Felix Gray: Computer Glasses for a New Generation

By Matthew Wexler | Nov 24
Have you experienced eye fatigue, dry eyes, headaches or blurred vision? You might be suffering from the effects of overexposure to the artificial light emitted from your digital devices. Felix Gray has arrived with a stylish solution.

The Best Playlist to Set the Mood

The Best Playlist to Set the Mood

Nov 24
Panic sets in as you shuffle through your most played -- Donna Summer, Gaga, George Michael -- all great for a night out, but they just don't set the chill vibes the way you need them to tonight. Lucky for you, we've compiled the best playlist.

Sports Betting Case Could Pay Off for Internet Gambling

Sports Betting Case Could Pay Off for Internet Gambling

By Wayne Parry | Nov 23
Internet gambling in the United States has been limited to just three states since it began in 2013, but it could soon get a big boost from an unlikely source: the U.S. Supreme Court.

Uber Reveals Cover-Up of Hack Affecting 57M Riders, Drivers

Uber Reveals Cover-Up of Hack Affecting 57M Riders, Drivers

By Michael Liedke | Nov 22
Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers.

Self-Taught Rocket Scientist Plans to Launch Over Ghost Town

Self-Taught Rocket Scientist Plans to Launch Over Ghost Town

By Pat Graham | Nov 22
The countdown to launch creeps closer and there's still plenty for self-taught rocket scientist an flat farther "Mad" Mike Hughes to do.

Hulu Sued Over Lack of Audio Track for Blind People

Hulu Sued Over Lack of Audio Track for Blind People

By Alanna Durkin Richer | Nov 22
Advocacy groups have sued Hulu in an effort to force the subscription streaming service to provide an audio track that helps people who are blind and visually impaired enjoy TV shows and movies.

Fake Fingerlings? Online Sites Scam the Holidays' Hottest Toy

Fake Fingerlings? Online Sites Scam the Holidays' Hottest Toy

By Joseph Pisani | Nov 22
Shoppers rushing to find Fingerlings, the robotic monkeys that are a hot toy this holiday season, say they've been fooled into buying fakes through outside sellers on Amazon and Walmart.com.

Cyber Monday Deals for the Jetsetter

Cyber Monday Deals for the Jetsetter

By Beth J. Harpaz | Nov 22
Hoping for some Cyber Monday deals in the travel world? Hotels, tour companies, travel booking agencies and even destinations are promising bargains for Cyber Monday, "Travel Deal Tuesday" and other online shopping dates before and after Thanksgiving.

FCC Chairman Sets Out to Repeal 'Net Neutrality' Rules

FCC Chairman Sets Out to Repeal 'Net Neutrality' Rules

Nov 21
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Tuesday followed through on his pledge to repeal 2015 regulations designed to ensure that internet service providers treat all online content and apps equally.

Nebraska to Build Wind Farm to Power Facebook Data Center

Nebraska to Build Wind Farm to Power Facebook Data Center

Nov 20
Utility officials say a new wind farm being built in northeastern Nebraska will provide 200 megawatts of power to a planned Facebook data center.

FDA Clears Nerve Stimulator to Aid Recovery from Opioids

FDA Clears Nerve Stimulator to Aid Recovery from Opioids

Nov 19
U.S. health authorities have cleared a brain-stimulating device for patients suffering from debilitating withdrawal symptoms caused by addiction to heroin and other opioids.

Phone Companies Get New Tools to Block Spam Calls

Phone Companies Get New Tools to Block Spam Calls

By Tali Arbel | Nov 19
Rules adopted Thursday by the Federal Communications Commission represent the latest tools against robocalls, which pester consumers, sometimes multiple times each day, and often push scams.

Theme Park Expo Offers Preview of What's New for 2018

Theme Park Expo Offers Preview of What's New for 2018

By Terrance Harris | Nov 19
This year's theme park expo in Orlando, Florida, features the latest products, technology and trends in rides and the next big food items, all of which could be coming to an amusement park near you as early as the summer of 2018.

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