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Arizona sues Google for ‘misleading' users by secretly tracking their personal data on smartphones

Arizona sues Google for ‘misleading' users by secretly tracking their personal data on smartphones

36 minutes ago   |   RT

Google has been accused of collecting data on people's whereabouts and their searches even when they disabled these options on their mobile devices. The lawsuit, filed by...
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GameRefinery: Match-3 games are 21% of U.S. iPhone gaming market

GameRefinery: Match-3 games are 21% of U.S. iPhone gaming market

58 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

Match-3 games like Candy Crush Saga are the most prominent subgenre in the U.S. iPhone game market, accounting for 21% of the market's revenue.
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How to add your LastPass account to Google Authenticator for an added layer of password security

How to add your LastPass account to Google Authenticator for an added layer of password security

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

When you add LastPass to Google Authenticator, you get an extra layer of identity authentication and protection from hackers and bad actors. To add LastPass to Google...
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Level Ex upgrades surgery games to virtually train doctors to treat COVID-19

9 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Level Ex, the maker of surgery games popular with medical professionals, has released new levels that virtually train doctors to treat COVID-19.
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Exxon shareholders soundly reject splitting CEO/chairman roles

9 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Exxon Mobil Corp shareholders soundly rejected climate-related proposals and splitting the chairman and chief executive's roles at the oil major's shareholder meeting on Wednesday.
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BlackRock says voted to split CEO, chairman roles at Exxon Mobil

12 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Top fund manager BlackRock Inc on Wednesday said it cast an advisory vote in favor of an independent chairman and against the reelection of two directors at Exxon Mobil Corp...
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Disney World will reopen in July-with significant changes

14 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Walt Disney World in Orlando, one of the world's largest tourist destinations with more than 90 million visitors annually, is set to reopen in July after the coronavirus...
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Microsoft launches Cortana app for Windows 10 without Amazon's Alexa

Microsoft launches Cortana app for Windows 10 without Amazon's Alexa

14 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Microsoft rolls out a dedicated Cortana app for Windows 10 today but launches without Alexa despite a 2018 partnership between Microsoft and Amazon.
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Google is facing antitrust scrutiny in India for unfairly promoting its Google Pay app over competitors

Google is facing antitrust scrutiny in India for unfairly promoting its Google Pay app over competitors

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

India's antitrust body is said to be investigating whether Google abused its market position and unfairly promoted its mobile payments app. The complaint, filed in February...
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Trump Threatens to Shut Social Media Companies After Twitter Fact Check

17 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   9 articles

President Donald Trump threatened to regulate or shutter social media companies - a warning apparently aimed at Twitter Inc. after it began fact-checking his tweets.
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3-year-old boy honored for quick-thinking that saved neighbor trapped in...

3-year-old boy honored for quick-thinking that saved neighbor trapped in basement

The police department's lifesaving award is usually given to an officer for heroic actions in the line of duty, but Wednesday, it was given to a 3-year-old boy. Read more ...

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

SpaceX and NASA have scrubbed Wednesday's attempt at launching astronauts from American soil for the first time since 2011. Read more ...

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Only about half of Americans say they would get a COVID-19 vaccine if the scientists working to create one succeed, a new poll finds. Read more ...

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

NBA superstar LeBron James has joined the chorus of notable high-profile athletes who have voiced their outrage over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

The man originally claimed it was just $1,500, state police said. Read more ...

NASA chief "all in" for Tom Cruise to make a movie on a space station

NASA chief "all in" for Tom Cruise to make a movie on a space station

NASA is rolling out the International Space Station's red carpet for Tom Cruise to make a movie in orbit. Read more ...

China's parliament adopts plan to impose security law on Hong Kong

China's parliament adopts plan to impose security law on Hong Kong

The Chinese parliament on Thursday passed a national security bill that ramps up security in Hong Kong. Anti-Beijing protests in the autonomous city were reignited by the... Read more ...

Protesters rally in support of George Floyd in Sacramento

Protesters rally in support of George Floyd in Sacramento

Dozens of people protested in Sacramento Wednesday night against the death of a black man in Minneapolis police custody. Read more ...

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Walt Disney World officials proposed a plan on Wednesday that would allow it to begin reopening theme parks on July 11. Read more ...

Virus fear alone not enough for mail balloting, Texas court says

Virus fear alone not enough for mail balloting, Texas court says

Texas officials fighting to block widespread mail-in voting during the pandemic claimed victory after the state's highest court ruled Wednesday that a lack of immunity to the... Read more ...