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AP-NORC poll: Privacy debacle prompts social-media changes
NEW YORK (AP) -- If you've made changes to how you use social media since Facebook's Cambridge Analytica privacy debacle, you're not alone....

For the first time, Facebook spells out what it forbids
NEW YORK (AP) -- If you've ever wondered exactly what sorts of things Facebook would like you not to do on its service, you're in luck. For the first time, the social network is publishing detailed guidelines to what does and doesn't belong on its service - 27 pages worth of them, in fact....

Academic says ex-Cambridge Analytica CEO lied
LONDON (AP) -- A Cambridge University professor at the heart of the Facebook privacy scandal says that the former CEO of data firm Cambridge Analytica lied to a British parliamentary committee investigating fake news....

Supreme Court upholds challenged patent review practice
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court has upheld a challenged practice that is used to invalidate patents without the involvement of federal courts....

Strong ad sales boost Google parent Alphabet's 1Q earnings
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) -- Google parent Alphabet on Monday reported a jump in first-quarter net income on the back of strong digital ad sales and an accounting adjustment....

Researcher in Facebook data scandal apologizes
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The academic at the center of the Facebook data-misuse scandal apologized for his actions, but said he thought he did nothing wrong at the time....

Twitter blocks Israeli lawmaker for wishing Palestinian shot
JERUSALEM (AP) -- A hard-line Israeli lawmaker is sarcastically thanking Twitter for briefly freezing his account following a post he wrote about wishing a teen Palestinian protester had been shot....

Construction robots weld, bolt, lift to beat worker shortage
TOKYO (AP) -- Robots that can weld, lift and bolt are being developed to help bridge labor shortages at Japanese construction sites, though their use will be limited to night shifts when no human workers will be nearby due to safety and regulatory concerns....

Financial expert taking Facebook to UK court over fake ads
LONDON (AP) -- A personal finance expert launched a lawsuit against Facebook in Britain on Monday, claiming the social media company is allowing the publication of scam ads featuring his name....

Icelandic fugitive in bitcoin heist arrested in Amsterdam
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- Amsterdam police have arrested an Icelandic fugitive suspected of masterminding the theft of hundreds of computers used to mine bitcoin and other virtual currencies....

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