Silicon Valley & Technology

FILE PHOTO: A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida, U.S., August 8, 2019. Aboard is the fifth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite, designed to provide the U.S. military with highly-secure communications.  REUTERS/Joe Skipper/File Photo
Astrobotic was one of nine companies chosen in November to compete for $2.6 billion to develop small space vehicles and other technology for 20 missions to explore the lunar surface over the next decade
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August 20, 2019
 Facebook staff member looks at his computer after the opening ceremony of the company's new office in Hong Kong, July 24, 2014.
Twitter suspends more than 900 accounts that portrayed Hong Kong protesters as violent
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August 19, 2019
Threat sensing building
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Imagine working in an office building that can protect you from a mass shooter
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August 18, 2019
FILE - A person walks past a Google sign in San Francisco, May 1, 2019.
Hundreds of Google employees are calling on the company to pledge it won't work with US Customs and Border Protection or ICE — the latest in a year full of political and social pushback from the tech giant's workforce
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August 16, 2019
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Uganda Communications Commission says registering commercial social media influencers and online news organizations is necessary to uphold public morality and avoid incitement
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August 14, 2019
Former Child Prostitute Inspires as Computer Programming Teacher
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'iamtheCODE' aims to teach one million women and girls computer programming by 2030
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August 14, 2019
A Chinese woman wearing an Apple AirPods while browsing her iPhone past by a booth bearing a percent sign at the capital city's popular shopping mall in Beijing, Thursday, April 4, 2019. The U.S. and China opened a ninth round of talks on Wednesday,…
The administration said on Tuesday that some major items, such as laptops and cellphones, including Apple's MacBooks and iPhones, will not face tariffs until Dec. 15
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By Reuters
August 13, 2019