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AT&T considering purchase of Time Warner Inc. (and with it, HBO)
Fri, 21 October 2016 23:28 - Owning Time Warner would boost AT&T media ambitions, raise competition concerns.
DoS attack on major DNS provider brings Internet to morning crawl
Fri, 21 October 2016 21:59 - Dyn’s US East region hit hardest in attack that affected Twitter, Reddit.
Microsoft cloud annualized run rate hits $13bn in strong first quarter
Fri, 21 October 2016 09:35 - Surface revenue was also strong, up 38 percent year on year.
Russia-linked phishing campaign behind the DNC breach also hit Podesta, Powell
Fri, 21 October 2016 06:40 - Bit.ly-based phishing links targeted former Sec. of State, Clinton campaign chair.
“Most serious” Linux privilege-escalation bug ever is under active exploit (updated)
Fri, 21 October 2016 04:20 - Lurking in the kernel for nine years, flaw gives untrusted users unfettered root access.
After setback, FCC Chairman keeps pushing set-top box and privacy rules
Fri, 21 October 2016 01:29 - But it's not clear when the FCC will take final action on cable TV apps.
T-Mobile punished by FCC for hidden limits on unlimited data
Thu, 20 October 2016 00:20 - Carrier to pay $7.5 million fine, provide small discounts, and improve disclosures.
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Silence marks Aberfan disaster anniversary
Fri, 21 October 2016 21:36 - Wales falls silent as the country remembers the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan disaster, in which 144 people - 116 of them children - died.
Theresa May 'optimistic' she can get right Brexit deal for UK
Fri, 21 October 2016 22:34 - Theresa May predicts "difficult moments" ahead in Brexit negotiations but says she is optimistic she can get a deal "that is right for the UK".
Counter-terrorism arrest over North Greenwich Tube device
Fri, 21 October 2016 23:57 - A 19-year-old man is arrested by counter-terrorism officers after the controlled explosion of a suspect device at North Greenwich Tube station.
Mosul battle: IS launches Iraq counter-attack at Kirkuk
Fri, 21 October 2016 22:49 - Islamic State militants counter-attack in northern Iraq, killing at least 19 people in Kirkuk, as government forces advance on their stronghold, Mosul.
'Turing Bill' fails to progress in Parliament
Sat, 22 October 2016 00:06 - A private member's bill which would have pardoned nearly 50,000 men with criminal records for same-sex offences, is talked out by the government, a day after ministers put forward plans for posthumous pardons.
Russian warships pass through English Channel
Fri, 21 October 2016 22:05 - A flotilla of Russian warships is passing through the English Channel en route to Syria.
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Hide from the rain this Friday Open Thread
Fri, 21 October 2016 23:47 -

Hello Hackerspace (and Lifehacker) readers, and welcome to the weekly Hackerspace Friday open thread. What tips, tools, and hacks would you like to share? What tips, tools, and hacks would you like shared with you? And fun plans for the weekend? Or today? And what’s your favorite way to stay dry in a downpour?


Today's Best Deals: Lady Gaga, Eneloop Batteries, Patio Heaters, and More
Fri, 21 October 2016 22:01 -

Lady Gaga’s new album, patio space heaters, and Eneloop batteries lead off Friday’s best deals.


Squat Exercises You Don’t Need the Squat Rack to Do
Fri, 21 October 2016 23:00 -

It’s squat day, and you’re excited to show that barbell who’s boss, but there’s just one problem: The squat racks are all taken. You can be a good team player and ask to work in, or you can try these squat variations you can do without a squat rack (and in some cases, without a gym at all.)


The Effects of Four Different Types of Meditation
Fri, 21 October 2016 22:00 -

Meditation has real, practical benefits for your body and mind, but there are lots of types to try. Knowing the specific effects of each of these popular types of meditation can help you narrow down which ones may be best for you.


Make Tarts Without a Special Tart Pan with a Springform
Fri, 21 October 2016 21:30 -

There seems to be an endless variety of baking equipment out there and—if you have a small kitchen like I do—buying every single pan out there just isn’t an option. I’ve let my lack of tart pan keep me from making tarts in the past, but no more; It turns out you can use a 9-inch springform.


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You can let your kid have more screen time -- just make sure it's educational - CNET
Sat, 22 October 2016 00:22 - Today, the American Academy of Pediatrics announced new recommendations about how much time children should spend interacting with online media and traditional TV.
UC Irvine's e-sports facility aims to train pro players - CNET
Sat, 22 October 2016 00:00 - Could your college open the next official e-sports gym for scholarship gamers?
Infiniti Q60 coupe makes its Neiman Marcus Christmas Book debut - Roadshow
Sat, 22 October 2016 00:00 - Strangely enough, it's one of the least expensive Fantasy Gifts from the posh department store this holiday season.
'Stranger Things' recipes let you dine on a Demogorgon - CNET
Fri, 21 October 2016 23:50 - Anyone for some French Onion Barb? Netflix releases videos of treats inspired by its hit horror TV series, "Stranger Things."
Henrik Fisker's new car has some pretty sweet doors - Roadshow
Fri, 21 October 2016 23:00 - According to the man himself, we'll learn even more about his latest ride next week.

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AP Top Technology News at 11:43 a.m. EDT

A giant nude statue in California is stirring controversy
Thu, 01 January 1970 07:30 - SAN LEANDRO, Calif. (AP) -- There have long been complaints about the lack of women in the tech industry. Now there's a towering female figure, in a tech park across the bay from San Francisco, although not quite what some people had in mind....
Microsoft 1Q profit
Thu, 01 January 1970 07:30 - SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Microsoft's focus on business software and online services paid off with a surprisingly high profit in its latest quarter, putting its stock on a trajectory toward its all-time high....
Nintendo combines portable and home gaming with Switch
Thu, 01 January 1970 07:30 - REDMOND, Wash. (AP) -- Nintendo has announced a new gaming system that combines a portable handheld device with a dock to use at home....
US internet disrupted as key firm gets hit by cyberattack
Thu, 01 January 1970 07:30 - LONDON (AP) -- Reports of online disruption cropped up across the East Coast of the United States after a key internet firm was hit by a cyberattack Friday....
Russians seek answers to central Moscow GPS anomaly
Thu, 01 January 1970 07:30 - MOSCOW (AP) -- Joggers, taxi drivers, players of Pokemon Go and senior Russian officials are seeking an explanation of why mobile phone apps that use GPS are malfunctioning in central Moscow....

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AP Top News at 12:23 p.m. EDT

A bit of geniality, along with hostility for Trump, Clinton
Thu, 01 January 1970 07:30 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's not always elbows and insults between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton....
3 states say they denied Russia request to monitor election
Thu, 01 January 1970 07:30 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Oklahoma and two other states say they have denied a request by Russian officials to be present at polling stations during the Nov. 8 election....
IS attacks Iraq city of Kirkuk, power plant amid Mosul fight
Thu, 01 January 1970 07:30 - KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) -- Islamic State militants armed with assault rifles and explosives attacked targets in and around the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk early Friday, in an assault that appeared aimed at diverting Iraqi security forces from a massive offensive against the IS-held city of Mosul....
The Latest: Iraqis raise flag over church in town near Mosul
Thu, 01 January 1970 07:30 - IRBIL, Iraq (AP) -- The Latest on the developments in Iraq where Iraqi forces and their allies launched a major offensive this week to retake Mosul, the country's second-largest city from the Islamic State group (all times local):...
Medical evacuations from Aleppo fail to materialize
Thu, 01 January 1970 07:30 - BEIRUT (AP) -- The Syrian government on Friday opened a new corridor for rebels and civilians who want to leave the besieged eastern neighborhoods of Aleppo, but the U.N. said planned medical evacuations haven't begun as planned because of a lack of security assurances from the warring sides....

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