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Brian Rohan / Associated Press:
Egypt shuts down Facebook's Free Basics internet service on telco provider Etisalat, reasons unclear   —  Free Internet service for over 3 million Egyptians shut down  —  BEIRUT (AP) — Social media site Facebook says a program that had been giving free basic Internet services to over three million Egyptians has been shut down.
Dec 30, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Justin Pritchard / Associated Press:
Of nearly 50 self-driving vehicles tested on public roads in California since September, three Google cars and one Delphi car were involved in minor accidents   —  AP Exclusive: Self-driving cars getting dinged in California  —  3 photos  —  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Four of the nearly 50 self-driving cars …
May 11, 2015, 2:55 PMIn context
Jessica Guynn / USA Today:
SEC filing shows Google's new CFO Roth Porat will receive $5M sign-on bonus, $65M restricted stock, $650K annual salary   —  Google's new CFO Ruth Porat negotiates sweet pay package  —  Google's new CFO Ruth Porat has negotiated a sweet pay package (Associated Press)
Mar 26, 2015, 7:30 PMIn context
Steve Peoples / Associated Press:
Associated Press sues State Department, seeking access to Clinton records after repeated unfulfilled FOIA requests, including one from 5 years ago   —  AP sues State Department, seeking access to Clinton records  —  1 photo  —  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Associated Press filed a lawsuit Wednesday …
Mar 11, 2015, 12:55 PMIn context
Associated Press:
Hillary Clinton used her own private email server for official business as secretary of state   —  Clinton ran homebrew computer system for official emails  —  1 photo  —  WASHINGTON (AP) — The computer server that transmitted and received Hillary Clinton's emails …
Mar 4, 2015, 12:05 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Vista Acquires Automated Insights, The Startup Behind The AP's “Robot” News Writing   —  Automated Insights — the Durham, North Carolina-based startup backed by the Associated Press, Samsung and Steve Case that has built technology to automatically take raw data and translate it into narratives …
Feb 13, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Ross Miller / The Verge:
Associated Press now writes 3K stories per quarter on US earning reports after teaming with Automated Insights, plans to expand globally   —  AP's ‘robot journalists’ are writing their own stories now  —  Minutes after Apple released its record-breaking quarterly earnings this week …
Jan 30, 2015, 1:20 PMIn context
Associated Press:
Changes to HealthCare.gov now limit personal data shared with tracking websites   —  APNewsBreak: Gov't reverses on health care privacy problem  —  1 photo  —  WASHINGTON (AP) — Bowing to an outcry over online privacy, the Obama administration reversed itself Friday …
Jan 23, 2015, 3:55 PMIn context
Cooper Quintin / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
HealthCare.gov Sends Personal Data to Dozens of Tracking Websites   —  The Associated Press reports that healthcare.gov-the flagship site of the Affordable Care Act, where millions of Americans have signed up to receive health care-is quietly sending personal health information to a number of third party websites.
Jan 20, 2015, 9:30 PMIn context
Guardian:
Obama says Sony hack was an act of cybervandalism, not war, considers putting North Korea back on state sponsors of terrorism list   —  Obama: North Korea hack on Sony Pictures was not an act of war  — President tells CNN North Korea may go back on state terror list
Dec 21, 2014, 11:00 AMIn context

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