Illinois

08.29.16
Foreign hackers attacked two state election systems, FBI warns
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Foreign hackers attacked two state election systems, FBI warns

The FBI is asking officials across the US to check their own databases for suspicious activity, Yahoo News reports.

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07.25.16
Illinois politician resigns after fighting social network fakes
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Illinois politician resigns after fighting social network fakes

Ron Sandack's troubles with Facebook and Twitter led him to question his stay in office.

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05.27.16
Senator behind biometric privacy act tries to remove its teeth
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Senator behind biometric privacy act tries to remove its teeth

Proposed revisions would effectively end Illinois lawsuits against Google, Snapchat and Facebook.

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12.23.15
Illinois AG also thinks daily fantasy is gambling
12.23.15

Illinois AG also thinks daily fantasy is gambling

Until new laws are passed, DraftKings and FanDuel could be banned in Chicago.

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11.22.15
Motorola's Chicago flagship store is the antithesis of an Apple store
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11.22.15

Motorola's Chicago flagship store is the antithesis of an Apple store

For starters, you get to drop-test the phones by throwing them on the ground.

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10.13.15
ComEd wants to put a million smart thermostats in Illinois homes
10.13.15

ComEd wants to put a million smart thermostats in Illinois homes

The idea is to get a million smart thermostats like Nest and Ecobee installed within the next five years.

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