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02.05.16
Twitter explains its handling of ISIS-linked accounts
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Twitter explains its handling of ISIS-linked accounts

Under pressure from the government and a lawsuit, Twitter says it has banned 125k accounts recently.

By R. Lawler,   02.05.16
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02.05.16
DraftKings is taking its daily fantasy sports to the UK
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DraftKings is taking its daily fantasy sports to the UK

Place your bets on Jamie Vardy, lads.

By B. Steele,   02.05.16
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02.05.16
ICYMI: Soft robot challenge, NASA's space sails and more
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ICYMI: Soft robot challenge, NASA's space sails and more

Space pirates will swashbuckle their way around with power from the sun.

By K. Davis,   02.05.16
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02.05.16
UN group says Assange should be allowed to walk free
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UN group says Assange should be allowed to walk free

The UK government says it "changes nothing," however.

By N. Summers,   02.05.16
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02.04.16
Report: Facebook is deleting medical marijuana pages
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Report: Facebook is deleting medical marijuana pages

This comes despite the businesses being legal in their respective states.

By A. Tarantola,   02.04.16
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02.04.16
NYC's parking meters are getting a big upgrade this year
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NYC's parking meters are getting a big upgrade this year

Mayor de Blasio says Gotham's 85,000 parking meters will be updated to accept phone-based payments.

By T. Seppala,   02.04.16
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02.04.16
Google to push anti-ISIS ads in extremist search results
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Google to push anti-ISIS ads in extremist search results

Search queries related to Islamic extremism might result in counter narrative advertising.

By N. Lee,   02.04.16
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02.04.16
Obama proposes oil tax to fund clean transportation
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Obama proposes oil tax to fund clean transportation

The $10 per barrel tax would fund greener mass transit and research.

By R. Baldwin,   02.04.16
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