09 December 2016

Obama Orders Sweeping Review Of International Hacking Tied To U.S. Elections

Lisa Monaco, a White House homeland security adviser, says the president has directed the intelligence community to look into malicious cyberactivity during the 2016 election.

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08 December 2016

Bots-B-Gone? Congress Bans Ticket-Scalpers' Tool Blamed For Quick Sell-Outs

The ban applies to ticket sales for any public event that can be attended by 200 or more people.

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Information Overload? Not Everybody Is Feeling It, Pew Study Says

A Pew Research Center study finds that people do not feel as overloaded by information as they did a decade ago. In fact, people with more access to information find it helps them simplify their life.

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What Legal Recourse Do Victims Of Fake News Stories Have?

Real people hurt by fake news can sue under defamation law. But University of Denver law professor Derigan Silver notes that winning monetary damages doesn't undo the damage to a person's reputation.

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07 December 2016

Information Overload? Not Everybody Is Feeling It, Pew Study Says

A Pew Research Center study finds that people do not feel as overloaded by information as they did a decade ago. In fact, people with more access to information find it helps them simplify their life.

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