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Backlash for Facebook's lack of "safety check" for Beirut attacks

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 1:05pm
After the Paris terror attacks, Facebook activated its “safety check” feature
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Google antsy as Calif. slow on self-driving car rules

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 11:53am
Regulators have implored Google and other automakers to share safety data, but companies in competition don't willingly reveal trade secrets
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Encrypted messages: Does the government need a way in?

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 1:07am
Current and former officials warn that terrorists are increasingly operating in an area that is impossible for the U.S. government to penetrate
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Facebook responds to backlash over Safety Check feature

Sun, 11/15/2015 - 11:14pm
After the Paris terror attacks, Facebook announced they would be turning on the Safety Check tool, but many wondered why it hadn't been turned on for Beirut
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How could ISIS plan the Paris attack without getting caught?

Sun, 11/15/2015 - 11:10pm
CBS News corespondent Contessa Brewer reports on how technology could have been used to conceal the Paris attacker's communications from authorities.
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How survivors of Paris attacks reached out to social media

Sun, 11/15/2015 - 4:31pm
The terror attacks in the French capital have underscored the increasingly important role of social media
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How encrypted apps help terrorists stay below the radar

Sun, 11/15/2015 - 2:16am
Apparent lack of chatter before Paris attacks may indicate a dangerous change in the way extremist groups are communicating with each other
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Social media response to Paris attack raises questions

Sat, 11/14/2015 - 10:41pm
Supporters of Beirut terror attack victims wonder where's their Facebook "Safety Check"
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​The Photo Ark: Preserving species before they disappear

Sat, 11/14/2015 - 7:24pm
National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore has created portraits of thousands of species, many of which are threatened with extinction
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Joel Sartore's Photo Ark

Fri, 11/13/2015 - 10:34pm
The National Geographic photographer has made it his life's mission to document species that are endangered or threatened with extinction
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Dwarf planet in our solar system may be farthest yet

Fri, 11/13/2015 - 8:53pm
The distant body is about nine and a half billion miles from the sun
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It's Thanksgiving, put down your phone

Fri, 11/13/2015 - 8:36pm
A majority of Americans say holidays meant more before smartphones, but that doesn't stop them from texting at the table
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The Terminator sends an explosive warning to poachers

Fri, 11/13/2015 - 4:57pm
Watch Arnold Schwarzenegger blow up a tusk to "terminate" the illegal killing of 96 elephants a day for ivory
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Strange "blood rain" in Spain tints water a gruesome hue

Fri, 11/13/2015 - 4:35pm
The rain in Spain... is freaking people out
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Google self-driving car pulled over for being too slow

Fri, 11/13/2015 - 4:11pm
The autonomous vehicle was traveling 24 mph in a 35 mph zone
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​Mysterious space junk blazes to Earth on Friday the 13th

Fri, 11/13/2015 - 3:11pm
An unidentified object with the nickname "WTF" was observed making a fiery entry into Earth's atmosphere Friday
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Rings and pacifiers: Health gadgets get creative

Fri, 11/13/2015 - 1:50pm
"Wellness computers" that monitor your pulse, temperature and other health indicators are becoming increasingly varied
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Ocearch finds sharks - and much more - in Gulf of Mexico

Fri, 11/13/2015 - 10:16am
Gulf has muddy reputation, but parts are teeming with life, providing researchers rare chance to study how many sharks are there and where they're going
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Greenland glacier melt could cause decades of rising seas

Thu, 11/12/2015 - 9:43pm
Melting glaciers may lead to a "staggering" continuous sea level rise totaling over 39 inches, researchers found
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Psychedelic Pluto pic is a groovy space trip

Thu, 11/12/2015 - 9:24pm
New false color image puts a disco spin on the far-out dwarf planet
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