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Who sees housing ads on Facebook? Women and vets excluded, suit claims

Who sees housing ads on Facebook? Women and vets excluded, suit claims

Civil rights groups filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against Facebook for enabling housing discrimination. "Because of Facebook's impact on the housing market, we'll ask the court to implement a plan o...

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Rockford Jewish community celebrates Passover

Rockford Jewish community celebrates Passover

They will then tell the story of Exodus, when Moses led the Jews from Egypt as newly freed people. "I'm not there personally, but I feel like I've been welcomed to join". Here's an example. Some femin...

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Google to kill its URL shortener 'goo.gl'

Google to kill its URL shortener 'goo.gl'

According to Hermanto, FDLs are smart URLs that enable users to direct other users to any location within an iOS , Android or web app. This does not means those links will still not redirect as i...

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India, Pakistan call for truce over diplomats' harassment issue

India, Pakistan call for truce over diplomats' harassment issue

The row was also resolved after both sides issued numerous note verbales to each other. "India and Pakistan have mutually agreed to resolve matters related to the treatment of diplomats and diplom...

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Blue Moon Rising This Easter Weekend Will Be The Last Until 2020

Blue Moon Rising This Easter Weekend Will Be The Last Until 2020

The last blue moon of the year is set to light up the sky this weekend. All things considered, it's not only a conventional full moon - it's the second full moon of March 2018, which makes it a " ...

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Moto Z3 Play Specifications Listed On FCC

Moto Z3 Play Specifications Listed On FCC

A 3,200mAh non-removable battery will be a part of the package as well, while Android 8.0 Oreo will come pre-installed on the device. The Motorola Moto G6 Plus specs have just surfaced online,...

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Apple's privacy-first approach has downsides but is really paying dividends now

Apple's privacy-first approach has downsides but is really paying dividends now

The update also includes the much-anticipated battery health monitor, which is the company's answer to all the criticism regarding its decision to secretly throttle iPhone batteries when they ...

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Moto G6 Plus Specs Leak Along With Moto G6 & G6 Play Renders

Moto G6 Plus Specs Leak Along With Moto G6 & G6 Play Renders

Separately, Android Headlines has revealed some additional information about the new Moto G6 series as well. The phone is rumored to come with a 5.7-inch HD+ (1440x720) panel, along with a 1.4GH...

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Reliance Jio Prime Membership Extended By One Year

Reliance Jio Prime Membership Extended By One Year

To get these benefits, users can download MyJio app express your interest in the complimentary offer and that's about it. The Jio Juice app's news comes as Jio's Rs 99 Prime subscription is coming...

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CINDY DAY: This weekend's full moon could make you blue …

CINDY DAY: This weekend's full moon could make you blue …

What exactly is a Blue Moon? A blue moon does not actually appear blue, but is so named because it is the second full moon in a calendar month and only happens occasionally. via their mobile app. "...

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Playboy pulls page from 'sexually repressive' Facebook amid Cambridge Analytica scandal

Playboy pulls page from 'sexually repressive' Facebook amid Cambridge Analytica scandal

He said that Facebook is "sexually repressive" but that the move comes now because "learning of the recent meddling in a free USA election further demonstrates another concern we have of how they ...

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Runaway Chinese space station Tiangong-1 streaks across Malaysian skies

The 19000-lb (8500 kg) space station has been controversial in recent months due to the fact that China no longer has any control over its engines, meaning that its landing zone could remain unpre...

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Playboy deleting Facebook pages after user-privacy scandal

Admittedly, these numbers could be somewhat skewed by the fact that many users may have simply logged into Facebook after the recent furore, either out of sheer curiosity or to adjust the privacy se...

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Five-star PF Darius Bazley decommits from Syracuse, will join National Basketball Association G

Five-star PF Darius Bazley decommits from Syracuse, will join National Basketball Association G

Most players in the league can be called up the National Basketball Association for varying periods, but they first have to have declared for the National Basketball Association draft, so Bazley, who ...

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Ball-Tampering: Smith, Warner, Bancroft Apologise; Lehmann Quits

Ball-Tampering: Smith, Warner, Bancroft Apologise; Lehmann Quits

It was a failure of leadership", Smith said, choking back tears as he was comforted by his father Peter. "I will do everything I can to make up for my mistake and the damage it has caused". I am ext...

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Oldest human footprints discovered in Canada

Oldest human footprints discovered in Canada

Interestingly, the layout of the footprints suggested that this beach was something of a gathering area; the people who left the prints were moving about in different directions rather than walking ...

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Bumble accuses Tinder owner Match of stealing trade secrets

Bumble accuses Tinder owner Match of stealing trade secrets

In 2014, Bumble CEO Whitney Wolfe Herd sued Tinder , alleging sexual harassment and discrimination during her time working there at the app's beginning. The March lawsuit and subsequent dissemination...

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Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered Edition Confirmed

Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered Edition Confirmed

THQ Nordic has announced that Red Faction Guerrilla will be receiving a remaster soon. It'll arrive with native 4K visuals, improved lighting and shadow rendering and, the developer says, a full r...

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Windows head Terry Myerson to leave Microsoft

Windows head Terry Myerson to leave Microsoft

Executive VP Rajesh Jha will head the new experiences and devices organization. Devices team led by Panos Panay . This means that Build 17133 will, barring any issues , be what Microsoft ...

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Maserati Levante Trofeo Introduced

Maserati Levante Trofeo Introduced

Its specific output-156 hp per liter-is the highest of any Maserati engine ever produced. It isn't copy-and-paste from the QP, however-in the Trofeo, the engine is significantly modified to get along ...

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Playboy deletes Facebook page over handling of users' data

Playboy deletes Facebook page over handling of users' data

But after "learning of the recent meddling in a free USA election" involving data on Facebook users ― "more than 25 million of which are Playboy fans" ― Hefner said it was "clear to us that we mus...

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Huawei's P20 and P20 Pro offer up unique Leica triple-camera system

Huawei's P20 and P20 Pro offer up unique Leica triple-camera system

Inside, the P20 Pro features the homemade Kirin 970 SoC with a 6GB/128GB RAM-storage combo, while it's the same SoC with a 4GB/128GB combo for the regular version. Talking about the camera confi...

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Freakish 'ghost galaxy' leaves scientists in the dark

Freakish 'ghost galaxy' leaves scientists in the dark

How could this absence of dark matter help prove that it exists? But, when the researchers compared the images to those from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS), they noticed something odd. It ends ...

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Google loses against Oracle for copyright infringement, owes in billions

Google loses against Oracle for copyright infringement, owes in billions

Wealthtrust Axiom Llc has 0.12% invested in Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ). It has underperformed by 2.62% the S&P500. (CBAY) by 8.45% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Or...

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Apple CEO Cook slams Facebook over privacy

Apple CEO Cook slams Facebook over privacy

At a town hall event hosted by MSNBC's Chris Hayes and Recode's Kara Swisher , Cook had some heated words for the social media giant. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has come under fire for not pr...

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