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House Passes, Trump to Sign, Bill Rolling Back Obama-Era Internet Privacy Protection

House Passes, Trump to Sign, Bill Rolling Back Obama-Era Internet Privacy Protection

The House of Representatives approved — and President Donald Trump signaled he will sign — a bill repealing Obama-era Internet..

March 28, 2017 with 0 Comments
Canada Sex Toy Company to Pay $3.75M to Settle ‘Spying Vibrator’ Lawsuit

Canada Sex Toy Company to Pay $3.75M to Settle ‘Spying Vibrator’ Lawsuit

Two women who filed a lawsuit against a Canadian sex toy company alleging its popular Internet-connected vibrator was spying on them have..

March 14, 2017 with 0 Comments
Republican Anti-Science Bills Target Children in 4 More States

Republican Anti-Science Bills Target Children in 4 More States

Republican state lawmakers in four more states, many of them adherents of a theological worldview with no basis in science, are advancing..

March 1, 2017 with 0 Comments
Google’s Eric Schmidt: Donald Trump ‘Will Do Evil Things’

Google’s Eric Schmidt: Donald Trump ‘Will Do Evil Things’

Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google’s parent company Alphabet, told company employees that President Donald Trump is..

February 1, 2017 with 0 Comments
Trump Taps Net Neutrality Foe Ajit Pai to Head FCC

Trump Taps Net Neutrality Foe Ajit Pai to Head FCC

President Donald Trump on Monday named Ajit Pai, the senior Republican serving on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), to head the..

January 26, 2017 with 0 Comments
The Surreal Spectacle of Republicans Embracing Julian Assange & WikiLeaks

The Surreal Spectacle of Republicans Embracing Julian Assange & WikiLeaks

Not too long ago, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was Public Enemy Number One to many prominent conservative figures including Donald..

January 5, 2017 with 0 Comments
US Asks Foreign Visitors to Provide Social Media Account Info

US Asks Foreign Visitors to Provide Social Media Account Info

Citing the 15-year-long global war against Islamist terrorism, the United States government has started asking some foreign visitors to..

December 30, 2016 with 0 Comments
Yahoo: 1 Billion User Accounts Were Hacked in 2013

Yahoo: 1 Billion User Accounts Were Hacked in 2013

Internet giant Yahoo announced Wednesday that a 2013 hack by an unknown third party compromised the accounts of more than 1 billion users...

December 14, 2016 with 0 Comments
President Obama Says He Wants to Prevent Cyber Arms Race

President Obama Says He Wants to Prevent Cyber Arms Race

President Barack Obama at once warned of an international cyber weapons arms race and subtly cautioned Russia and other adversaries that..

September 6, 2016 with 0 Comments
Study: White Supremacists Use Twitter with ‘Relative Impunity’

Study: White Supremacists Use Twitter with ‘Relative Impunity’

White nationalists, Nazis and other racists are using Twitter to spread their hateful messages with “relative impunity,”..

September 1, 2016 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • JFK Diary Calls Hitler ‘Stuff of Legends’ Who ‘Will Emerge From Hatred’
  • White House Welcomes Brigitte Gabriel, Leader of Anti-Muslim ‘Hate Group’ ACT for America
  • Republican Florida Court Official Calls for Lynching of Black Anti-Death Penalty State Attorney Aramis Ayala
  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
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