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US prepares to cede key role for internet

The US government is set to cut the final thread of its oversight of the internet, yielding a largely symbolic but nevertheless significant role over the online address system.

dateSep 29, 2016 in Internet
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Singapore eases online gambling ban

Singapore will allow limited online betting in tightly controlled conditions, the government said Thursday, as it eases a sweeping law banning remote gambling.

dateSep 29, 2016 in Internet
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How Twitter explains the 2016 election

During an intense U.S. presidential campaign, millions of people are chatting about the election every day on Twitter. MIT is studying them. More precisely, the Laboratory for Social Machines, part of the MIT Media Lab, has ...

dateSep 27, 2016 in Internet
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