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New Jersey's top law enforcement officer has launched an investigation after reports that a British data analysis firm captured information from 50 million Facebook users without their consent

Meet Alexander Nix, Cambridge Analytica’s suspended CEO

Long before the Facebook allegations, he had a reputation for exaggerating the firm’s capabilities.

Blockchain Adviser Explains How Companies Can Use…

"The Why" spoke with blockchain adviser Lorne Lantz about how the technology can help companies grow in a new way.

Can self-driving cars withstand first fatality?

The deadly collision between an Uber autonomous vehicle and a pedestrian near Phoenix is bringing calls for tougher self-driving regulations, but advocates for a hands-off approach say big changes aren't needed

Facebook, Twitter and Snap take hits: Social media crackdown imminent?

Turmoil surrounding Mark Zuckerberg’s company infects other social media stocks.

MIT Professor Explains Structure And Security Of…

"The Why" spoke with MIT professor Christian Catalini about the structure of blockchain technology and its security implications.

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Facebook's latest privacy scandal is leading some users to reconsider their relationship status with the social network

Ford will turn older cars into Wi-Fi hotspots

The automaker is launching a device that brings 4G mobile hotspots and other technology upgrades to older models.

Karen North Shares The Possible Impact Of Social…

"The Why" spoke with professor Karen North about whether young people are psychologically able to separate ads from influencers and relationships.

Egyptian court rules Uber, Careem illegal; appeal expected

An Egyptian court has ordered authorities to revoke the operating licenses of the Uber and Careem ride-sharing services and to block their mobile apps and software

Obama 2012 campaign 'sucked' data from Facebook, former official says

As the controversy over Cambridge Analytica’s alleged misuse of Facebook data grows, other groups’ use of the social network have also been thrust into the spotlight, including President Barack Obama’s 2012 presidential election campaign.

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"The Why" spoke with an Instagram influencer about how he runs this new kind of business.

World's last male northern white rhino, Sudan…

With death of world's last male northern white rhino, a last-ditch effort to save subspecies

BlackBerry shares spike on Microsoft security partnership

The company recently said it would work with Microsoft, the latest company to seek protection for its products after a string of data breaches.

US And UK Lawmakers Want Answers From Facebook…

Members of the U.K. Parliament and U.S. Senate want Mark Zuckerberg to testify on Cambridge Analytica's misuse of user data.

Ashes of Stephen Hawking to be placed in…

The ashes of celebrated physicist Stephen Hawking will be interred at Westminster Abbey near the grave of Isaac Newton

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos walks robotic dog – richest man’s best friend?

He tweeted an image of their stroll at the e-commerce giant’s MARS technology conference.

Microsoft Reveals Details About Sexual Harassment…

Microsoft released new details about action it's taken against sexual harassment.

Russian court: Telegram app must cooperate with…

Russia's top court has ruled that the Telegram messaging app can be forced to provide user data to security services

Facebook data scandal: Social network's security chief in spotlight, reportedly leaving this year

Alex Stamos, Facebook’s chief security officer who helped track down how Russia harnessed the network for its disinformation campaign in 2016, is under a spotlight and reportedly set to resign later this year.

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Blockchain has been around since 1976, but Bitcoin brought it to life. And it could become an essential part of our future.

UK official to seek access to Cambridge Analytica's servers

Britain's information commissioner plans to apply for a warrant to access the servers of Cambridge Analytica, which allegedly used data mined from Facebook to help Donald Trump win the 2016 presidential election