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How has Facebook decided what's trending? Leaked docs shed light

Internal guidelines obtained by The Guardian show that the social media network has relied on a small editorial team to decide what news topics to show. Facebook says the guidelines are old.

By 13 May 2016

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Post SOPA, influential tech investor favors 'blacklisting' pirate sites

VC Fred Wilson says Google, Bing, Facebook, and Twitter should warn people when they try to log in at known pirate sites: "We don't need legislation."

By 16 February 2012

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China consumer group blacklists Apple

Guangdong's watchdog has placed Apple on a "company integrity" blacklist because of after-care and policy concerns.

By 30 July 2012

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Russia's parliament approves Internet blacklist law

Russia is the latest country to enact Web censorship-style laws. Sites deemed "illegal" under Russian law now face near-immediate blacklisting.

By 12 July 2012

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Russia's Internet blacklist looms in freedom crackdown

The country's move to strengthen its "Internet blacklist" could lead to blockage of porn, drug-related, and "extremist" sites. Would it also threaten political protests?

By 7 July 2012

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James Spader joins "Avengers" sequel as Ultron

"The Blacklist" star will play bad guy Ultron in Marvel's "Avengers: Age of Ultron," directed by Joss Whedon and arriving in theaters on May 1, 2015.

By 30 August 2013

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Microsoft issue fixes, blacklists more DigiNotar certificates

Microsoft fixes 15 holes in Windows, Office, and other software, and blacklists six more root certificates. Also, Adobe issues critical security updates for Reader and Acrobat.

By 14 September 2011

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Apple updates Java for Snow Leopard following blockage

Following a recent addition of Java to its plug-in blacklist, Apple has issued an update to its supported Java versions.

By 3 February 2013

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XProtect update blocks unpatched Java versions in OS X

Apple has updated its Web plug-in blacklist to include all but the most recent versions of Java.

By 1 February 2013

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Ransomware resurrects the SOPA specter

The so-called SOPA cryptovirus says your IP address is on a copyright infringement blacklist and holds your computer hostage -- pay up, or your data will be wiped.

By 13 October 2012