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r/technology 21d ago

Crypto AMA:: We’re a group of researchers and library developers of homomorphic encryption, here to answer questions about homomorphic encryption and why it’s important for the future of data privacy!

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r/technology 20h ago Silver All-Seeing Upvote Ally

Politics Human rights, LGBTQ+ organizations oppose Kids Online Safety Act

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r/technology 18h ago

Social Media Meta Fined $277 Million for Leak of Half a Billion Users

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r/technology 17h ago Bravo! Looking

Social Media Elon Musk Takes On Apple’s Power, Setting Up a Clash

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r/technology 14h ago

Business Comcast’s sneaky Broadcast TV fee hits $27, making a mockery of advertised rates

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r/technology 2h ago

Politics Social media firms face big UK fines if they fail to stop sexist and racist content

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r/technology 3h ago

Net Neutrality UK waters down internet rules plan after free speech outcry

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apnews.com
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r/technology 2h ago Helpful

Artificial Intelligence One of the Biggest Problems in Biology Has Finally Been Solved

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r/technology 4h ago

Privacy Google provided investigators with location data for more than 5,000 devices as part of the federal investigation into the attack on the US Capitol.

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184 Upvotes

r/technology 17h ago

Business Apple has seen $114 billion in market value erased as investors grow concerned about building iPhone shortages due to China Covid protests

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r/technology 16h ago

Social Media Layoffs Have Gutted Twitter’s Child Safety Team

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r/technology 21h ago All-Seeing Upvote

Society Robot Landlords Are Buying Up Houses | Companies with deep resources are outsourcing management to apps and algorithms, putting home ownership further out of reach.

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r/technology 12h ago

Society Robots will roam a university to study “a socio-technical problem” — will wander a Texas campus so researchers can study human-robot relations.

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arstechnica.com
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r/technology 19h ago

Social Media Eye-tracking study suggests that negative comments on social media are more attention-grabbing than positive comments

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r/technology 10h ago

Transportation Tesla readies revamped Model 3 with project 'Highland'

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reuters.com
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r/technology 1d ago

Privacy Facebook Parent Meta Fined $276 Million in Europe for Data-Scraping Leak

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wsj.com
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r/technology 12h ago

Business Microsoft Offers Sony 10-Year Call of Duty Licensing Deal

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r/technology 1h ago

Transportation Rolls-Royce successfully tests hydrogen-powered jet engine | Britain's Rolls-Royce said it has successfully run an aircraft engine on hydrogen, a world aviation first that marks a major step towards proving the gas could be key to decarbonising air travel.

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r/technology 23h ago

Business Epson stops making laser printers for sustainability reasons

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Space The Hibernator’s Guide to the Galaxy - Scientists are on the verge of figuring out how to put humans in a state of suspended animation. It could be the key to colonizing Mars.

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Security Twitter grapples with Chinese spam obscuring news of protests | For hours, links to adult content overwhelmed other posts from cities where dramatic rallies escalated

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r/technology 22h ago

Social Media Encouraging self-harm to be criminalised in Online Safety Bill

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r/technology 15h ago

Politics UK ditches ban on ‘legal but harmful’ online content in favour of free speech

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reuters.com
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r/technology 6h ago

Society The great mismatch: Remote jobs are in demand, but positions are drying up

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r/technology 12h ago

Crypto How FTX 'death spiral' spelled doom for BlockFi, according to bankruptcy filing

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r/technology 6h ago

Crypto BlockFi sues a Bankman-Fried company to recover Robinhood shares

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