Twitter shuts Chinese accounts targeting Hong…

Twitter has suspended more than 200,000 accounts that it believes were linked to the Chinese government and a disinformation campaign targeting protests in Hong Kong

UK to pressure social media companies to fight…

Britain's government is planning to pressure social media companies to do more to fight misinformation on vaccines following a spike in measles cases

He Got a Joke Vanity Plate. The Joke Was on Him

A California man's 2016 decision to get a vanity license plate set him on a path into a "Kafkaesque loop," reports Wired in a look at Joseph Tartaro's predicament. The computer security researcher began brainstorming possibilities that related to his industry, including "null pointer." He liked the NULL, and thought...

US extends limited reprieve on tech sales to…

Huawei limited sanctions reprieve gets a 90-day extension

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Georgia voters challenge legality of new election…

Georgia Voters who want hand-marked paper ballots are challenging the legality of the state's new voting system

Tesla restarts its solar-panel business, offers rental plans

Tesla will let customers in some states rent solar panels instead of buying rooftop systems

Demolition levels UK power plant once named a top…

A British power station once voted one of the country's ugliest sights has been mostly destroyed in a controlled demolition

38 Minutes Before Epstein Story Broke, It Was on…

ABC News reporter Aaron Katersky was the first to tweet about Jeffrey Epstein's death, at 8:54am on Saturday. But it turns out he didn't break the news. BuzzFeed reports that at 8:16am, a post was made on 4chan that read "dont ask me how I know, but Epstein...

Beer named for Pacific island nuke test site…

Texas-based company faces criticism after naming beer after site of U.S. nuclear tests that caused Marshall Islands contamination

Reporter ID'd in New Orleans small plane crash

A New Orleans TV journalist and the pilot of a small plane are dead after their aircraft went down Friday in a field near a city airport

Google employees call for pledge not to work with…

Hundreds of Google employees are calling on the company to pledge it won't work with U.S. Customs and Border Protection or ICE _ the latest in a year full of political and social pushback from the tech giant's workforce

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Colorado OKs electric car requirement to fight…

Colorado is tightening its air quality regulations, requiring 5% of vehicles sold in the state by 2023 emit zero pollution

Amazon: Facial recognition program for cops detects emotion

Amazon has announced that its facial recognition program used by one Washington state police agency can now detect emotion, generating concerns from privacy advocates

Investigators: Earnhardt's plane bounced, went…

Investigators: Earnhardt's plane bounced during crash, ended up on Tennessee highway

Cuban state to absorb underground video-gamers…

After weeks of resistance from Cuban video gamers, the island's state-run computer organization will absorb the services of an offline street network that for more than a decade extended privately in Havana

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FCC fines networks for wrongly using emergency…

Federal regulators have fined four media organizations for improperly using the government's emergency alert signal when there was no emergency

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