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Dear, Harvard: 10 Memorable Quotes from Zuckerberg's Speech

Dear, Harvard: 10 Memorable Quotes from Zuckerberg's Speech

May 28
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg returned to Harvard with a message on fighting inequality and taking risks in the name of innovation.

Debate Rages in India on IVF for Women Over 50

Debate Rages in India on IVF for Women Over 50

By Muneeza Naqvi | May 28
While there are no reliable statistics for how many Indian women undergo fertility treatments each year at what age, tens of thousands of IVF clinics have sprouted up in the country over the last decade.

Need Cash? Facebook Expands Personal Fundraising Tools

Need Cash? Facebook Expands Personal Fundraising Tools

May 28
Facebook is expanding its fundraising tools that let users ask friends and strangers to give them money to help pay for education, medical or other expenses.

Not Exactly Cannes, this Film Fest Is Fargo - with Drones

Not Exactly Cannes, this Film Fest Is Fargo - with Drones

By Dave Kolpack | May 28
The festival is nothing like those put on for traditional film. Entries had to be 5 minutes or less, with at least half the footage from drone cameras.

Life on A Manmade Island

Life on A Manmade Island

May 27
Artists Wayne Adams and Catherine King have constructed a floating island they call Freedom Cove, a multicolored floating refuge tucked away in rugged Clayoquot Sound off the west coast of British Columbia's Vancouver Island.

House OKs Bill Making Nude Photo Sharing in Military A Crime

House OKs Bill Making Nude Photo Sharing in Military A Crime

By Richard Lardner | May 27
The House has unanimously approved legislation that makes it a crime for U.S. service members to distribute intimate photos or videos of people without first getting their consent.

French Designer Shows Off DIY Robot in Public for 1st Time

French Designer Shows Off DIY Robot in Public for 1st Time

May 27
"This is a little bit like Geppetto building Pinocchio. You make a robot and you send it in the world and you see what the others are going to do with it," he said.

China Shuts Some Live Streaming Sites, Punishes Companies

China Shuts Some Live Streaming Sites, Punishes Companies

May 26
Chinese authorities have punished dozens of companies involved in live online broadcasting and shut down numerous hosting platforms for showing content that was pornographic, related to gambling or involved other content deemed unacceptable.

Google Helps Advertisers Track Spending in Physical Stores

Google Helps Advertisers Track Spending in Physical Stores

By Michael Liedtke | May 26
The internet company said Tuesday that a new tool will track how much money people spend in merchants' brick-and-mortar stores after clicking on their digital ads.

Utah Law That Could Send Online Bullies to Jail Criticized

Utah Law That Could Send Online Bullies to Jail Criticized

By Hallie Golden | May 26
Utah lawmakers hope a new, unusual law cuts down on increasingly troubling forms of cyber harassment by giving authorities the ability to send online bullies to jail for a year.

Chinese Tech Company to Buy Grindr in Full

Chinese Tech Company to Buy Grindr in Full

May 25
A Chinese technology company that previously took stake in the gay dating app Grindr announced it will buy the social media service in full.

Appeals Court Revives Challenge to NSA Surveillance Practice

Appeals Court Revives Challenge to NSA Surveillance Practice

By Alanna Durkin Richer | May 25
A challenge to the government's practice of collecting certain internet communications can move forward, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.

Microsoft Surface Gets Battery Boost, Better Viewing Angles

Microsoft Surface Gets Battery Boost, Better Viewing Angles

By Anick Jesdanun | May 25
Microsoft is refreshing its Surface Pro tablet with longer battery life and faster processors.

Computer Beats Chinese Champion in Ancient Board Game of Go

Computer Beats Chinese Champion in Ancient Board Game of Go

May 24
A computer defeated China's top player of the ancient board game go on Tuesday, earning praise that it might have finally surpassed human abilities in one of the last games machines have yet to dominate.

Schools Using Smart Phone Technology Against Sex Assaults

Schools Using Smart Phone Technology Against Sex Assaults

By Robin McDowell | May 24
The same technology that keeps kids glued to their smart phones is being used by some schools as protection against sexual assaults. Using apps, victims and bystanders can alert school officials, police or parents to trouble.

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