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Google found to 'abuse' dominant market position in Russia

The search giant faces more scrutiny in Europe. This time, Russia says Google is being anticompetitive with business practices around its Android mobile operating system.

By September 14, 2015

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Twitter updates rules to combat abusive behavior, hateful conduct

The social media site revises its user rule in an effort to curb online abuse and threats.

By December 29, 2015

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Online abuse isn't going away, but you're not helpless to fight it

Anita Sarkeesian, who has gotten death threats since calling out sexism in video-game culture last year, has teamed up with two other women to create a guide to combat online harassment.

By December 23, 2015

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Twitter's new Safety Center explains how to deal with online abuse

The new webpage comes in the midst of greater concerns about threats and harassment on the microblogging site.

By July 21, 2015

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Twitter expands threats ban, may lock accounts in aim to limit abuse

Social network says previous policy on violent threats was "unduly narrow." Also, it will suspend accounts or force users to delete tweets if they engage in abusive behavior.

By April 21, 2015

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Google faces European charge it abused search dominance

The European Commission opens a legal case that could change how Google search works -- and impose a massive fine. It also begins an inquiry about Android.

By April 15, 2015

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What films? Sundance crowd can't wait to try virtual reality

This year's Sundance Film Festival saw an explosion of interest in VR. We chat with some of the festivalgoers strapping on a virtual-reality headset for the very first time.

By February 1, 2016

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Trump asks Twitter followers to decide if he should debate

Technically Incorrect: Fox News openly mocks the latest social-media antics of the leading Republican candidate, who objects to Megyn Kelly as moderator.

By January 26, 2016

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Uber's trick for taming drunks? A children's toy

Placing Bop It toys in cars is reportedly preventing drunk passengers from bopping their Uber drivers.

By January 26, 2016

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Feds charge exec with making app for stalkers, domestic abusers

StealthGenie intercepted communications to and from mobile phones and was undetectable by most users. It was targeted at people who suspected their spouses or significant others of cheating on them.

By September 29, 2014