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Virginia To Produce 25K-35K Additional CS Grads As Part of Amazon HQ2 Deal
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BlackBerry Buys Cybersecurity Firm Cylance For $1.4 Billion
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Dutch Government Report Says Microsoft Office Telemetry Collection Breaks EU GDPR Laws
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86 Organizations Demand Zuckerberg To Improve Takedown Appeals
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There Is No Link Between Insomnia and Early Death, Study Finds
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A New Senate Bill Would Hit Robocallers With Up To a $10,000 Fine For Every Call
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Mid-Range Google 'Pixel 3 Lite' Leaks With Snapdragon 670, Headphone Jack
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Google Cloud Executive Who Sought Pentagon Contract Steps Down
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Trump Signs Bill That Creates the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
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Air Quality in San Francisco is So Bad that Uber Drivers Are Selling Masks Out of Their Cars
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Amazon Has Everything it Needs To Make Massively Popular Algorithm-Driven Fiction
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Microsoft is Testing Ads in Mail App For Windows 10 in Select Markets
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Google Maps Has Introduced So Many New Features and Design Changes in Recent Months That Getting Directions On It is Becoming an Increasingly Challenging Task
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A Leaky Database of SMS Text Messages Exposed Password Resets and Two-Factor Codes
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The following newsbots are running on this instance:

  • NPR / National Public Radio (United States)
  • WHYY / WHYY Philadelphia (an NPR radio station)
  • BreakingNews / NBC Breaking News (posts to public)
  • BBCRadio4 / Intelligent, insightful programming from BBC Radio 4
  • 6ABC / WPVI Television in Philadelphia
  • KIRO7 / KIRO Television in Seattle, Washington
  • TheHill / US Political news from The Hill (all posts behind CW)
  • Reason / Reason Magazine - Politics from a pragmatist libertarian point of view

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Some other newsbots

  • RT - Russia Today, the Russian state news broadcaster (English)
  • Le Monde - The World, popular French newspaper (French)