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Samsung asks partners to stockpile Japanese components: source

4 minutes ago   |   Reuters

South Korea's Samsung Electronics has sent letters to local partners urging them to stockpile more Japanese components in case Tokyo expands its export restrictions, a source...
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Covering Protests Where There Is a Distrust of Social Media

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Daniel Victor, a reporter in Hong Kong, on why protesters there chose not to go after the Instagram moments while marching.
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5 Million Bulgarians Have Their Personal Data Stolen in Hack

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

The data of more than five million people was stolen from Bulgaria's tax agency. Someone emailed a claim of responsibility to news outlets, writing, “The state of your...
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Marlins vs. Padres odds, line: MLB predictions, picks for July 18 from model on 22-7 roll

6 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Thursday's Padres vs. Marlins game 10,000 times
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Zappos lead data scientist on the challenges of using semantic search

Zappos lead data scientist on the challenges of using semantic search

7 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

At Transform 2019 in San Francisco, Zappos lead data scientist Ameen Kazerouni talked about how his team successfully implemented semantic search.
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After DCFS caseworker killed on the job, her husband works for change at the troubled agency

8 hours ago   |   WGN TV

STERLING, Ill. - Recent child deaths in Illinois have shined a light on the Department of Children and Family Services, the agency charged with protecting vulnerable children...
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FaceApp Lets You ‘Age' a Photo by Decades. Does It Also Violate Your Privacy?

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

Some security concerns raised about the app at the center of a popular social media trend are exaggerated, but experts say the developer should be more transparent.
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NZXT's new prebuilt PCs are slick, with a friendly price

NZXT's new prebuilt PCs are slick, with a friendly price

12 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

NZXT's BLD service is offering up new pre-built machines with extremely fair pricing and the company's signature style. They start at $900.
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3 former high school football players accused of $223k laptop heist in Texas

13 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

ALMA MATER HEIST: Three former members of a high school football team are accused of taking up to 172 laptop computers from their campus library as part of a late night heist...
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Elon's Brain Computer, Big Tech's Big Day in Congress, and More News

13 hours ago   |   Wired

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Frat bro found guilty in pledge's alcohol-related hazing death

Frat bro found guilty in pledge's alcohol-related hazing death

A former Louisiana State University student on Wednesday was found guilty of negligent homicide in the alcohol-related hazing death of a fraternity pledge two years ago. It... Read more ...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of rapper before his ouster

He hosted weekly "Tupac Fridays" to play his music in the office, and he marked his own 65th birthday with Tupac-themed cookies, including ones decorated with the words "Thug... Read more ...

Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police have arrested several protesters blocking access to Hawaii's highest peak where a telescope will be constructed on land some Native Hawaiians consider sacred. Read more ...

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

Everyone loves a lemonade on a hot summer day, but 11-year old Seth had an even better idea. Read more ...

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

The U.S. House detailed a maverick Democrat's drive to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color. Read more ...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts criminal case

During a July 8 court hearing, the accuser decided to invoke the Fifth Amendment. Read more ...

British Open tee times, pairings: Full first-round schedule

British Open tee times, pairings: Full first-round schedule

The 2019 British Open kicks off Thursday, and for those stateside hoping to get a peek at golfers working their way through historic Royal Portrush, it'll be a very early... Read more ...

League's decision not to back von der Leyen risks isolating Italy, Deputy PM...

League's decision not to back von der Leyen risks isolating Italy, Deputy PM Di Maio says

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‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

A judge has issued a restraining order and Warner Bros. is looking into the allegations. Read more ...

Trump rips into 2020 Dems at rally, calls Biden not ‘mentally prepared'

Trump rips into 2020 Dems at rally, calls Biden not ‘mentally prepared'

President Trump skewered the 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls at a campaign rally in Greenville, North Carolina, on Wednesday night - claiming Joe Biden is not “mentally... Read more ...