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Facebook defends content removal policies after Israel calls it 'a monster'

The social network denies accusations from an Israeli government minister that it is sabotaging attempts to track down terrorists.

By 4 July 2016

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Up close with the Israel Defense Forces' F-16I and Iron Dome (pictures)

On CNET's Road Trip visit to Israel last month, Ben Fox Rubin checks out a handful of Israel's advanced military technologies.

16 Images By 24 September 2015

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In tiny Israel, startups reach for global success

For years, most Israeli startup founders defined success as a quick sale to a bigger company. Now, they see a chance to build a lasting business.

By 15 September 2015

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Pokemon Go prompts Saudi Arabian clerics to renew fatwa against franchise

The country's Council of Scholars has deemed the augmented reality phenomenon to be un-Islamic, due to the game's supposedly negative iconography and promotion of gambling.

By 21 July 2016

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Facebook blamed for Palestinian attacks in $1 billion lawsuit filed by victims' families

Families that lost loved ones from attacks committed by terrorist group Hamas are charging the social network for playing "an essential role" in their ability to operate.

By 12 July 2016

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10 million Android devices reportedly infected with Chinese malware

A security software maker says that Chinese cybercriminals have gained access to millions of smartphones around the world.

By 5 July 2016

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Australia boasts the best (and worst) of internet speeds

According to Akamai's latest State of the Internet report, we're facing a tale of two speeds in Australia: magnificent on mobile, bloody awful on fixed broadband.

By 1 July 2016

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Pope Francis meets with YouTube creators to 'promote empathy'

Pope Francis has met with 11 young YouTube personalities to have a discussion about spreading peace and understanding through videos.

By 30 May 2016

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Want to prove you're not scared of heights? Check out the world's highest glass bridge

Opening soon at Zhangjiajie Canyon in China, the bridge is 300 metres high and will have three swings for thrillseekers.

By 27 May 2016

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Intel to spend $6B to upgrade Israel manufacturing plant

As part of a deal, Israel will grant Intel $300 million in total over five years and will allow the company to pay a lower-than-normal corporate tax rate for 10 years.

By 23 September 2014