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11.22.15
China and the US create a 'space hotline' to avoid conflicts
11.22.15

China and the US create a 'space hotline' to avoid conflicts

The US and China can reach each other directly to make sure a space emergency doesn't lead to a fight.

By J. Fingas,   11.22.15
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11.20.15
Hillary Clinton calls for cooperation on encryption
11.20.15

Hillary Clinton calls for cooperation on encryption

"We need our best minds in the private sector to work with our best minds in the public sector to develop solutions that will both keep us safe and protect our privacy," Clinton said.

By B. Steele,   11.20.15
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10.27.15
Northrop Grumman lands USAF deal for new long-range strike bomber
10.27.15

Northrop Grumman lands USAF deal for new long-range strike bomber

Northrop wins big with $60 billion contract for the United States' next top bomber.

By A. Tarantola,   10.27.15
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10.19.15
China accused of hacking US firms even after cyber-peace treaty
10.19.15

China accused of hacking US firms even after cyber-peace treaty

A US security research firm says that, despite signing a treaty to stop, China is still hacking American businesses for trade secrets.

By D. Cooper,   10.19.15
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10.10.15
China arrests hacking suspects on behalf of the US
10.10.15

China arrests hacking suspects on behalf of the US

The hackers were taken into custody a week before Chinese President Xi Jinping visited the country to suss out cyberwarfare and corporate espionage rules with President Obama

By M. Moon,   10.10.15
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10.09.15
The Trans-Pacific Partnership could spell the end of filesharing sites
10.09.15

The Trans-Pacific Partnership could spell the end of filesharing sites

If content is deemed infringing in one member nation, it is considered infringing in all member nations. Seems fair.

By A. Tarantola,   10.09.15
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10.09.15
The US government won't force backdoor access, but still wants it
10.09.15

The US government won't force backdoor access, but still wants it

The government won't push for a law to force companies to make your messages insecure... it'll just harass them behind the scenes to do it.

By D. Cooper,   10.09.15
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10.07.15
Volkswagen's US head knew of possible emissions trouble in 2014
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Volkswagen's US head knew of possible emissions trouble in 2014

The CEO of Volkswagen's US division says heard about possible emissions problems months ago, but that they were supposed to be fixed.

By J. Fingas,   10.07.15
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10.04.15
Here's where you're most likely to take an Instagram photo
10.04.15

Here's where you're most likely to take an Instagram photo

A handy interactive map shows you where you're most likely to take an Instagram shot in North America.

By J. Fingas,   10.04.15
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