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'Unreal when it targets you': Faceless trolls attack online

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:42:49 GMT2017-03-29T18:42:49Z

One morning near the end of her long-shot congressional campaign, 25-year-old Erin Schrode rolled over in bed, reflexively checked her cellphone - and burst into tears....



Notorious troll calls the online tactics 'a national sport'

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:54:15 GMT2017-03-29T16:54:15Z

Andrew Auernheimer isn't the kind of internet troll who hides behind a screen name. A notorious computer hacker whose anti-Semitic rhetoric matches the swastika tattooed on his chest, the 31-year-old views online trolling campaigns as a modern form of an age-old political tactic....



Samsung's Galaxy S8 phone aims to dispel the Note 7 debacle

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:14:51 GMT2017-03-29T15:14:51Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- Samsung seems to be playing it safe with its first major smartphone since the embarrassing recall of its fire-prone Note 7....



Etihad to lend US-bound passengers iPads as ban workaround

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:42:23 GMT2017-03-29T13:42:23Z

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- One Mideast airline affected by the ban on most electronics in the cabins of U.S.-bound flights will lend iPads to its top-paying travelers....



Windows update will bring 3-D, game tools and less clutter

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:06:18 GMT2017-03-29T13:06:18Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- A major update to Microsoft's Windows 10 system will start reaching consumers and businesses on April 11, offering 3-D drawing tools, game-broadcasting capabilities and better ways to manage your web browsing....



House sends bill to Trump blocking online privacy regulation

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 10:33:17 GMT2017-03-29T10:33:17Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Congress has sent President Donald Trump legislation that would kill an online privacy regulation, a move that could eventually allow internet providers such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon to sell the browsing habits of their customers....



Uber diversity: low on women, like other tech companies

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 21:34:52 GMT2017-03-28T21:34:52Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- Uber's first report on employee diversity shows low numbers for women, especially in technical positions. In that regard, the company is similar to other Silicon Valley giants such as Google, Facebook and Apple....



Got camera? Facebook adds more Snapchat-like features

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:58:24 GMT2017-03-28T20:58:24Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook is adding more Snapchat-like features to its app. The company says it wants to let your camera "do the talking" as more people are posting photos and videos instead of blocks of text....



Ivanka Trump, Education Secretary DeVos promote STEM careers

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:29:48 GMT2017-03-28T20:29:48Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Ivanka Trump and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday exhorted young girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math, saying those fields will provide the jobs and innovation for the future....



Amazon tests grocery pickup service in Seattle

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:17:12 GMT2017-03-28T20:17:12Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- Amazon is testing a grocery pickup service in Seattle....