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Google offers Europeans a right to be forgotten form to fill out

Google offers Europeans a right to be forgotten form to fill out Fri, 30 May, 2014

Google has started accepting requests from Europeans wanting to remove search links to information on them that they find objectionable, following a controversial ruling earlier this month by the Court of Justice of the European Union.
Edward Snowden says U.S. trained him as spy

Edward Snowden says U.S. trained him as spy Wed, 28 May, 2014

US intelligence whistle-blower Edward Snowden says in a US television interview that he was "trained as a spy" and worked undercover, overseas for various government agencies.
China wants to remove dirty vehicles from the road

China wants to remove dirty vehicles from the road Tue, 27 May, 2014

 China plans to take more than 5 million ageing vehicles off its roads this year in a bid to improve air quality, with 330,000 cars set to be decommissioned in Beijing alone, the government said in a policy document published on Monday.
Malaysia releases satellite data on missing jet

Malaysia releases satellite data on missing jet Tue, 27 May, 2014

The Malaysian government has released 47 pages of raw satellite data used to conclude that the missing Malaysia Airlines jet crashed into the southern Indian Ocean.
eBay tells users to change passwords after 'cyber attack'

eBay tells users to change passwords after 'cyber attack' Wed, 21 May, 2014

US online giant eBay has told all users to change their passwords, after the company suffered a cyberattack that compromised one of their databases that contained encrypted passwords.
U.S. indicts Chinese military officials on cyber-espionage charges

U.S. indicts Chinese military officials on cyber-espionage charges Mon, 19 May, 2014

The U.S. Justice Department said the indictment accuses Chinese military officials of economic espionage, alleging they conspired to steal trade secrets and other proprietary information from U.S. companies.
Jill Abramson replaced as New York Times executive editor

Jill Abramson replaced as New York Times executive editor Thu, 15 May, 2014

The New York Times Co on Wednesday replaced executive editor Jill Abramson in a surprising move after less than three years in the top job, effective immediately, naming managing editor Dean Baquet to succeed her.
Saudi blogger gets prison time, 1,000 lashes for web posts

Saudi blogger gets prison time, 1,000 lashes for web posts Thu, 08 May, 2014

A Saudi Arabia court has imprisoned blogger Raif Badawi for 10 years for "insulting Islam" and setting up a liberal web forum, local media report. He was also sentenced to 1,000 lashes and ordered to pay a fine of 1 million riyals ($266,000 ).
Reuters, Guardian US, Washington Post, Boston Globe win Pulitzer prizes

Reuters, Guardian US, Washington Post, Boston Globe win Pulitzer prizes Mon, 14 Apr, 2014

The Washington Post and The Guardian won the Pulitzer Prize in public service Monday for revealing the U.S. government's sweeping surveillance efforts in stories based on thousands of secret documents handed over by National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden. 
Toyota recalls 6.39 million vehicles worldwide

Toyota recalls 6.39 million vehicles worldwide Wed, 09 Apr, 2014

Toyota is recalling 6.4 million vehicles around the world due to five separate issues affectin 27 different models made by the Japanese manufacturer.
Microsoft officially stops supporting Windows XP

Microsoft officially stops supporting Windows XP Tue, 08 Apr, 2014

Microsoft has stopped all Windows XP support from today, April 8, meaning no additional support or updates will ever be provided again.
Turkish government lifts Twitter ban

Turkish government lifts Twitter ban Thu, 03 Apr, 2014

Turkey's government says it has lifted its ban on the social media network Twitter, a day after the country's top court said the ban violated free speech.
NSA had over 300 reports on Germany's Merkel, report says

NSA had over 300 reports on Germany's Merkel, report says Sun, 30 Mar, 2014

The US National Security Agency's vast eavesdropping programmes amassed more than 300 reports on German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Der Spiegel reported yesterday, citing information leaked by former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden.
Turkey bans YouTube after Syria security talk leaked

Turkey bans YouTube after Syria security talk leaked Thu, 27 Mar, 2014

The Turkish government blocked access to YouTube on Thursday, after an audio recording was uploaded to the platform in which the foreign minister and senior military and intelligence officials could be heard discussing the security situation in Syria.
Obama proposes to end NSA phone record snooping

Obama proposes to end NSA phone record snooping Tue, 25 Mar, 2014

U.S. President Barack Obama plans to ask Congress to end the bulk collection and storage of phone records by the National Security Agency (NSA) but allow the government to access the "metadata" when needed, a senior administration official has said.

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Is Lenin still In? The 100 years after the October Revolution

This month marks the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution of October 1917. As we in the United States try to imagine a revolutionary opposition ...

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