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Judge lets Facebook privacy class action proceed, calls company’s views ‘so wrong’

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(Reuters) – A federal judge on Monday ordered Facebook Inc (FB.O) to face most of a nationwide lawsuit seeking damages for letting third parties such as Cambridge Analytica access users’ private data, calling the social media company’s views on privacy “so wrong.” Stickers bearing the Facebook logo are pictured at Facebook Inc’s F8 developers conference Read More

At destroyed airport, Bahamians tell stories of survival and death

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TREASURE CAY, Bahamas (Reuters) – Sam Smith, 25, was on her way to what was left of the local grocery store on the decimated Bahamian island of Great Abaco when she saw her first dead body. FILE PHOTO: Damage in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian on the Great Abaco island town of Marsh Harbour, Bahamas, Read More

Teletext Holidays exposed customer calls

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The recorded telephone calls of 200,000 customers were left exposed on a cloud server for three years, an investigation by The Verdict found. The firm behind the brand – Truly Travel – has now reported the breach to the Information Commissioner’s Office. The audio files were recorded between April and August 2016. The Verdict claims Read More

Sunrun To Help Power Hawaii With Rooftop Solar and Battery Network

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SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sunrun Inc. (Nasdaq:RUN), the nation’s leading home solar, battery storage and energy services company, will participate in Hawaiian Electric Company’s emerging grid services market by delivering electricity from home solar and batteries to the utility as part of an innovative Grid Services Purchase Agreement with Open Access Read More

King’s Cross: ‘Facial recognition last used in 2018’

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Facial-recognition technology has not been used at London’s King’s Cross Central development since March 2018, according to the 67-acre (0.3-sq-km) site’s developer. When the use of the technology was initially reported, by the Financial Times in August, a spokeswoman said it was to “ensure public safety”. The partnership now says only two on-site cameras used Read More

Toxic chemical at PES refinery mostly cleared, aiding probe of June blaze

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(Reuters) – Most of a highly toxic chemical stored at a fire-damaged Philadelphia oil refinery has been rendered inert, clearing the way for closer inspections of the site following a June blaze that led to the plant’s closure, officials said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: The Philadelphia Energy Solutions oil refinery is shown following a recent Read More

‘Visiting hacked site was enough’: Google says it discovered major iPhone security exploits

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Google’s cyber security team has disclosed what it said were critical vulnerabilities in the iPhone, potentially allowing hackers to access millions of devices over the last two years. Days after an emergency security patch was rushed out for the latest iPhone operating system (iOS), Google’s Project Zero has claimed that previous iOS versions were susceptible Read More

Tug of war for Algerian LSSR ahead of IMO 2020

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London — Algerian low sulfur straight run fuel oil — always highly prized for its quality — has been drawing even more attention of late ahead of the introduction of a lower sulfur cap on marine fuel globally from January 1. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Read More