Google backflips on Blogger sexual content ban

Days after announcing a ban on sexually explicit content or "graphic nudity" on its Blogger platform, Google has reversed course.

Fri 27 Feb 15 from

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Lenovo's Superfish screwup highlights biggest problem in software

By not properly vetting the Superfish adware, Lenovo became the most recent unwitting example of broken links in the software supply chain.

18 hours ago from CNET

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Google hits back at rivals with futuristic HQ plan

Google unveiled plans Friday for a new campus headquarters integrating wildlife and sweeping waterways, aiming to make a big statement in Silicon Valley—which is already seeing ambitious projects ...

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ISPs, Lobbyists, and Everybody Else React to FCC Net Neutrality Decision

Net neutrality rules decried and praised

21 hours ago from IEEE Spectrum

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Uber says database containing driver info was breached

(AP)—Uber says a database containing the names and drivers' license numbers of 50,000 of its drivers was breached in May.

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Sweden's Ericsson sues Apple in patent dispute

(AP)—Wireless equipment maker Ericsson is suing Apple for alleged patent infringement.

Fri 27 Feb 15 from

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Ancient DNA reveals how wheat came to prehistoric Britain

Finding suggests trade between British hunter-gatherers and European farmers.

Thu 26 Feb 15 from Nature News

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Machines master classic video games without being told the rules

Think you're good at classic arcade games such as Space Invaders, Breakout and Pong? Think again.

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First detailed microscopy evidence of bacteria at the lower size limit of life

Scientists have captured the first detailed microscopy images of ultra-small bacteria that are believed to be about as small as life can get. The research was led by scientists from the U.S. ...

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Swatch To Launches New Touchscreen Fitness Smartwatch

Finally, Swatch has revealed its update to its current touchscreen watch, specifically the Swatch Touch. Introducing the Swatch Touch Zero One, a fitness watch made to cater the needs of beach ...

21 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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