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Homeland Security's domain seizures worries Congress

In a letter to the U.S. attorney general, Congress members cite concerns about "seizing the domain names of websites whose actions and content are presumed to be lawful, protected speech."

By Sep. 3, 2012

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Early-warning software could reduce false alarms of seizures

Closed-loop implantable devices can control seizures via small amounts of current, and new software could further fine-tune early detection, research shows.

By Apr. 4, 2012

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Federal court signs off on domain-name seizures

Judge denies request by operators of Rojadirecta sites for their Web domains to be returned. They're accused of publishing links that led to illegal Web broadcasts of sporting events. But the case isn't over yet.

By Aug. 5, 2011

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FBI seizures highlight law as cloud impediment

Last week's raids by FBI agents of at least two data centers in Texas are yet another example of how US public policy is often at odds with running a business in the cloud.

By Apr. 16, 2009

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Attack on epilepsy Web site prompts migraines, near seizures

Hacker tries to trigger seizures by posting hundreds of flashing images on Epilepsy Foundation site.

By May. 8, 2008

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Toddler's freaky LED Halloween costume is just freaky

It's bizarre and, I suppose, cute and all those things that commemorating ghosts is supposed to be. And the baby's only 22 months old.

By Oct. 24, 2013

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Stanford scientists 'eavesdrop' on the human brain

A new method of recording brain activity affords scientists unprecedented monitoring -- and yes, it involves temporarily removing a portion of a patient's skull to insert packets of electrodes.

By Oct. 15, 2013

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Web petition urging Congress to act on NSA hits half-million mark

As one disclosure follows the next, the debate over the limits of government surveillance leads to more pressure on Congress.

By Jun. 27, 2013

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Developers: Nadella speaks our language

Software developers believe Microsoft's selection of Satya Nadella as its new CEO will help strengthen ties that have strained or frayed over the years.

By Feb. 5, 2014

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U.S. executes another round of Web site takedowns

As Cyber Monday draws near and debate continues about the Stop Online Piracy Act, the U.S. government again seizes a bevy of domain names it says belong to Web sites that deal in counterfeit goods.

By Nov. 26, 2011