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Facebook makes privacy push ahead of strict EU law

Facebook said on Monday it was publishing its privacy principles for the first time and rolling out educational… .....Read More +

Twitter says world leaders like Trump have special status

The masthead of US President Donald Trump's @realDonaldTrump Twitter account is seen on July… .....Read More +

China to create new forests covering area size of Ireland: China Daily

China will plant new forests covering an area roughly the size of Ireland this year as it aims… .....Read More +

Google crunches data to help NASA find two new planets

The Google logo adorns the entrance of Google Germany headquarters in Hamburg, Germany, on… .....Read More +

Arctic sea ice melt to exacerbate California droughts: study

Ice floats in the Arctic near Svalbard, Norway, on April 24, 2009. At current… .....Read More +

YouTube sharpens how it recommends videos despite fears of isolating users

Google’s YouTube has updated its recommendation feature to spotlight videos users are likely to find the most gratifying,… .....Read More +

US scientists take step toward creating artificial life

 In a major step toward creating artificial life, US researchers have developed a living organism that incorporates both… .....Read More +

15,000-year-old mammoth skeleton up for auction

Researcher Sergey Gorbunov is shown working on the excavation of a woolly mammoth carcass… .....Read More +

Rising Chinese ozone levels cause higher mortality: study

Rising ozone pollution in China‘s cities has emerged as a major health risk, causing a rise in deaths from… .....Read More +

Canadian charged in Yahoo hacking case to plead guilty in US

A Canadian accused by the United States of helping Russian intelligence agents break into email accounts as part… .....Read More +

Google broadens takedown of extremist YouTube videos

Alphabet Inc’s Google in the last few months has begun removing from YouTube extremist videos that do not… .....Read More +

Uber in deal with NASA to build flying taxi air control software

  Uber is taking part in a joint industry and government push with NASA to develop software which… .....Read More +

Agriculture can curb planet warming emissions “immediately” say UN

The global agricultural sector can curb emissions immediately and provide a window for fossil fuel-guzzling energy and transport… .....Read More +