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IBM’s Call for Code Prize Goes to a Team With ‘Clusterducks’
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Signal’s “Sealed Sender” Is a Clever New Way to Shield Your Identity
"Sealed sender" gives the leading encrypted messaging app an important boost, hiding metadata around who sent a given message.Read more.
Pittsburgh shooting: Gab drops offline after attack
PayPal and others pulled support for Gab's "free speech" service after a gun attack on a synagogue.Read more.
Dad creates VR world to help daughter
Craig Chaytor's 360° videos were inspired by his daughter's learning difficulties.Read more.
Facebook finds more fake accounts from Iran
The social network has removed another batch of pages and groups spreading misinformation.Read more.
Driverless cars: Who should die in a crash?
A global study suggests people prefer to save young over elderly people.Read more.
Google sacks dozens over sexual harassment
The tech giant says it dismissed 48 employees, including 13 senior managers, over the past two years.Read more.
Portrait by AI program sells for $432,000
The AI-generated portrait of a fictional Frenchman sold for 45 times its original estimate.Read more.
BA investigation into website hack reveals more victims
Details of the attack emerged as BA investigated a 'sophisticated' attack it suffered in September.Read more.
Twitter earnings boosted by major sports broadcasts
Sales leap 30% in the third quarter, partly thanks to broadcasts of major US soccer and baseball games.Read more.
Inside Rockstar: The developer behind Red Dead Redemption 2
The western-style adventure is the first major release from Rockstar Games for eight years.Read more.