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Following backlash, Amazon might back out of New York-based HQ 2 plans
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'Child's Play' reboot trailer suggests Chucky is now a killer robot
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'Child's Play' reboot trailer suggests Chucky is now a killer robot

A hi-tech version of the iconic doll could be the deadliest one ever.

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Kepler beams back final image from its almost decade-long journey
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Kepler beams back final image from its almost decade-long journey

Check out the space telescope's last-ever snapshot before it ran out of fuel.

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Electric scooters were to blame for at least 1,500 US injuries last year

Electric scooters were to blame for at least 1,500 US injuries last year

There might be a lot more than that, since most hospitals don't track scooter-related injuries yet.

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Amazon joins Microsoft in calling for regulation of facial recognition tech
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Amazon joins Microsoft in calling for regulation of facial recognition tech

It's urging lawmakers to consult its new guidelines on how to responsibly use the tech.

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DOJ busts gang for allegedly selling fake cars on eBay
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DOJ busts gang for allegedly selling fake cars on eBay

Romanian fraudsters posed as members of the military needing to sell their car before deployment.

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Apple will pay the teenager who discovered the Group FaceTime bug
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Apple will pay the teenager who discovered the Group FaceTime bug

14-year-old Grant Thompson will also receive a gift toward his education.

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Tokyo will achieve its goal of making 2020 Olympic medals from e-waste
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Tokyo will achieve its goal of making 2020 Olympic medals from e-waste

The committee collected 4,100 kg of silver and 30 kg of gold valued at $3 million.

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Amazon is reportedly using drivers' tips for their base pay
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Amazon is reportedly using drivers' tips for their base pay

An 'LA Times' report is accusing the e-commerce giant of stealing drivers' tips.

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Apple is cracking down on apps that secretly record your screen
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Apple is cracking down on apps that secretly record your screen

Cupertino warns developers to remove the screen-recording code or risk getting their apps removed.

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Jeff Bezos accuses the National Enquirer of 'extortion and blackmail'
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Jeff Bezos accuses the National Enquirer of 'extortion and blackmail'

The Amazon CEO included their letter in his blog post about Enquirer owner AMI.

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The sales and backlash of facial recognition tech

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Amazon's facial-analysis tool showed gender and race bias, says study

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Amazon's facial-analysis tool showed gender and race bias, says study
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01.17.19

Shareholders ask Amazon to halt sales of facial recognition tech

— By Mallory Locklear
Shareholders ask Amazon to halt sales of facial recognition tech
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07.26.18

Congress seeks more info on Amazon's facial-recognition tech

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Congress seeks more info on Amazon's facial-recognition tech
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07.13.18

Microsoft calls on Congress to regulate facial recognition

— By Mallory Locklear
Microsoft calls on Congress to regulate facial recognition
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06.18.18

Amazon faces pressure to stop selling facial recognition to police

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Amazon faces pressure to stop selling facial recognition to police
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05.22.18

Amazon is selling facial recognition tech to law enforcement

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Amazon is selling facial recognition tech to law enforcement
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