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Yahoo yanks anti-abortion ads for violating its policies

After Google wiped several ads that discouraged women from having abortions because they violated the company’s advertising policies, Yahoo now does the same.

By May 8, 2014

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Irish watchdog aborts talks with Europe vs. Facebook, via text

Ireland's Office of the Data Protection Commissioner says it will determine, by October, whether Facebook will face legal action under European privacy laws.

By July 30, 2012

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Passenger films 737 in frightening aborted landing

The right wing was damaged. And the passengers lived to tell the tale. The airline, however, blames fog and sun for turning everything white. Which certainly doesn't seem to be the case in the film.

By July 26, 2012

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Cargo craft aborts approach to space station after test failure

Russian flight controllers are evaluating problems with a new rendezvous system that triggered an abort during approach of an unmanned Progress supply ship during a test.

By July 23, 2012

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Anti-abortion Anonymous hacker arrested in U.K.

After stealing tens of thousands of database records from an abortion provider, hacker James Jeffery is arrested, brought to court, and called a "zealot" and "able hacker" by the judge.

By March 11, 2012

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Mozilla under fire: Inside the 9-day reign of fallen CEO Brendan Eich

The co-founder's high-profile exit from the maker of Firefox wasn't just about his gay marriage stance. Insiders describe a revered technologist with management issues -- and a reluctant board.

By June 13, 2014

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Yahoo's YouTube clone set for summer launch?

Yahoo intensifies talks to launch its delayed rival to Google's massive home for user-generated videos, according to a report.

By May 27, 2014

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Why the Aereo Supreme Court case over TV’s future is too tough to call

Curious if the Supreme Court will let Aereo live or die? So are copyright experts at the country’s top law schools, especially with the future of TV and digital copyright on the line.

By April 21, 2014

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What does your smartphone metadata say about you?

A study conducted by Stanford University graduate students has demonstrated that a lot of personal information can be gleaned just based on the phone calls you make.

By March 13, 2014

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New jumbo jet performs ultimate aborted takeoff

In an experiment by Boeing, the captain of a new 747-8 slams on the brakes at maximum thrust, despite carrying 1 million pounds of weight and dealing with 100 percent worn-out brakes.

By May 7, 2011