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Facebook is banning hundreds more accounts run by Russian trolls

According to Facebook, the majority of these pages were written in the Russian language, and were created to appeal to Russian speakers , including those living in Russia and neighboring countries, and Russian speakers overseas. "When an organization does this repeatedly, we take down all of their pages, including ones that may not be fake themselves". Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos also said Russia-linked actors had spent almost $170,000 on Facebook and Instagram ads since the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Sede do YouTube, nos EUA, é alvo de tiroteio

Sede do YouTube, nos EUA, é alvo de tiroteio

Ataques a tiros perpetrados por mulheres são extremamente raros nos Estados Unidos , onde a vasta maioria dos atos de violência com armas de fogo é executada por homens. Pelo Twitter , a empresa aconselhou que as pessoas evitem a área e informou que já estabeleceu uma linha para dar apoio aos funcionários. Ela também reporta que está com os colegas em um prédio próximo, e que helicópteros da polícia estão no local. Consulte Mais Informação

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Prefeito, vice e presidente da Câmara de Cabedelo são presos pela PF

Prefeito, vice e presidente da Câmara de Cabedelo são presos pela PF

Leto, de acordo com a PF, teria gasto milhões em imóveis com dinheiro desviado, vivendo um estilo de vida incompatível com a sua remuneração no cargo. Também foi identificado um esquema em que funcionários da prefeitura recebiam salarios inflacionados (até R$ 20 mil) e repassavam os valores para os políticos de alto escalão, que ficavam com boa parte daquela remuneração. Consulte Mais Informação

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Two men arrested in West Yorkshire on suspicion of terror plot

Two men arrested in West Yorkshire on suspicion of terror plot

They have been detained at a police station in the county for questioning. The pair, aged 52 and 21, from Dewsbury, are accused of being concerned in the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism. The houses are near the home of Talha Asmal, who became the... 'We work very closely with our colleagues in CT Policing North East and with local partners and we will ensure we maintain these strong links in order to provide a high level of service and delivery to everyone in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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John Harrison Google Logo Depicts His Marine Chronometer

John Harrison Google Logo Depicts His Marine Chronometer

Born on this day 325 years ago, Yorkshireman John Harrison came to the rescue of countless sailors by creating the first marine chronometer to calculate longitude at sea. Harrison took on the challenge. He followed up this feat with three watches that were even smaller and more accurate than his first. Thanks to him, seamen could determine not only gauge latitude but longitude, making their excursions far safer. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump touts higher approval rating than 'Cheatin' Obama'

Trump touts higher approval rating than 'Cheatin' Obama'

Donald Trump is even more popular with voters than Barack Obama was at the same stage of his presidency, a new poll shows. Barack Obama speaks during his final press conference as U.S. An aggregate of all polls compiled by FiveThirtyEight shows that Trump's approval is at 40.7 percent, roughly where it has been since settling in after the post-inauguration honeymoon period. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dem-backed candidate wins Wisconsin Supreme Court race

Dem-backed candidate wins Wisconsin Supreme Court race

Mark Graul, a Republican strategist, pointed to Supreme Court elections in 2007 and 2008 where conservative candidates won, victories that came in between huge Democratic wins in the fall 2006 and 2008 elections. Supporters of the liberal candidate for the Wisconsin Supreme Court say they are motivated to send a message to President Donald Trump and the National Rifle Association . Consulte Mais Informação

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Facebook bans more Kremlin-connected accounts aimed at twisting public opinion

Facebook bans more Kremlin-connected accounts aimed at twisting public opinion

The company's chief security officer Alex Stamos said in a post that the company removed 70 Facebook and 65 Instagram accounts , as well as 138 Facebook pages linked to the Internet Research Agency ( IRA ) a Kremlin-linked troll farm whose top employees have been indicted by special counsel Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russian Federation probe MORE . Consulte Mais Informação

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IFixit Tears Down the New iPad 6

IFixit Tears Down the New iPad 6

Apple's new 9.7-inch iPad , which was unveiled at an education-focused event in Chicago last week , looks much like its 2017 predecessor in outward appearance, features and price. The LCD also has foam sticky tape attaching it to the front panel, which increases the risk of damage when disassembling the iPad. Battery replacement is particularly challenging. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sydney Harbour Bridge lanes closed due to police operation

Sydney Harbour Bridge lanes closed due to police operation

Traffic is heavy in both directions; southbound traffic is queued back onto the M2 in North Epping while northbound traffic is queued back onto Victoria Road in Ryde and the Pacific Highway in Lindfield. "He has got significant mental health issues, which hopefully the expertise of St Vincent's Hospital will address those this morning", Det Insp Maricic told reporters in Sydney. Consulte Mais Informação

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