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47 attorneys general join Facebook probe  19h17 22 octobre
A New York-led probe of Facebook into allegations that the company put consumer data at risk and pushed up advertising rates has expanded to include attorneys general from 47 U.S. states and territories, New York Attorney General Letitia James said in a statement on Tuesday.
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Amputee ex-soldier aims for Paralympic glory with world-first snowboard design  12h24 22 octobre
A former British Army soldier is hoping to achieve his Paralympic dreams with the world’s first 3D-printed snowboard bindings. Anna Bevan reports.
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Zuckerberg says Facebook considered banning political ads  18h37 17 octobre
Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said in a speech on Thursday that the social media company had considered banning all political advertising but decided against it. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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Netflix shares jump as subscribers grow  02h56 17 octobre
Netflix added slightly more paying subscribers than Wall Street expected in the third quarter, a relief to investors who had worried the company might fall short just as Disney and others prepare to ramp up the streaming video wars. Jillian Kitchener has more.
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Mexican tech startups keep a low profile, fearing for safety  12h02 16 octobre
In Mexico’s burgeoning startup scene, publicity is the last thing entrepreneurs want. Some go about their daily lives with bodyguards, bullet-proof cars and panic buttons. The approach is a stark contrast to Silicon Valley. Havovi Cooper has more.
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Bionic girl realizes her dream to ride her bike  10h20 16 octobre
Madeline ’Mady’ Gardner was born without her left arm below the elbow but now has a sleek prosthetic that allows her to do almost anything. Francis Maguire reports.
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Google unveils next generation of Pixel phones  20h31 15 octobre
Alphabet Inc’s Google unveiled new Pixel smartphones with higher quality cameras, a radar sensor and faster virtual assistant on Tuesday, but failed to provide enough to set the devices apart from rivals and nix concerns about price.
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Tesla drivers on the hook for ’app’ parking accidents  14h07 11 octobre
Tesla owners summoning their driverless cars in parking lots using a new Tesla software update will be on the hook for damages and repairs from crashes, at least for now, lawyers said after a series of internet videos showed problems with cars running the Smart Summon’ software.
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NASA, SpaceX hope for crewed missions by 2020  08h40 11 octobre
SpaceX’s new Crew Dragon astronaut capsule will be ready for its first manned flight into orbit in the first quarter of next year provided everything goes according to plan in upcoming tests, NASA chief Jim Bridenstine said on Thursday. Ryan Brooks reports.
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Pizza-making robot churns out 300 pizzas an hour  12h54 10 octobre
A robot is challenging the traditional art of making pizzas, churning out 300 per hour. The machine assembles twelve inch pizzas, spreading tomato sauce and adding toppings all without human hands. Rough cut (no reporter narration).