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(Son of a Latvian immigrant. Brother to a younger sister. Favourite culture is yeast & believe inequality to be absolutely abhorrent. Obsessed with technology.)
The Washington Post
– Oct 12, 7:00 AM
“The [Chinese Communist Party] essentially has access to over 100 million users' data,” said Sarah Aoun, director of technology at the Open Technology Fund, an initiative funded by the U.S. government under Radio Free Asia.
The New York Times
– Oct 13, 7:50 AM
WASHINGTON — American commandos were working alongside Kurdish forces at an outpost in eastern Syria last year when they were attacked by columns of Syrian government tanks and hundreds of troops, including Russian mercenaries. In the next…
This year's Conference promises to be the most exciting yet with a top-notch programme of speakers addressing the big issues not covered elsewhere. The event on Thursday 17 October also offers exciting changes from previous years in what remains…
Permitting falsehood in political advertising would work if we had a model democracy, but we don't. Not only are candidates dishonest, but voters aren't educated, and the media isn't objective. And now, hyperlinks turn lies into donations and…
By Monica Haider and Theresa Waldrop, CNN
– Oct 13, 4:00 PM
(CNN) Six people were injured in a shooting on a Philadelphia highway Sunday, police said. A 911 call came in at about 5:24 p.m. reporting 'gunshots and several victims,' Philadelphia police said. 'At 8th Street and Clearfield Street on the highway…