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Facebook reportedly looking to design its own chips

The social network may join other tech giants that're reducing dependence on chipmakers, Bloomberg reports. Its processors could help with AI and Oculus VR headsets.<p>Facebook is assembling a team to design its own semiconductors, joining other tech titans that have recently invested in building …

Virtual Reality

Implant will show when cancer is present by generating artificial mole on skin

An implant which detects cancer in the body and causes a small artificial mole to appear on the skin as an early warning sign has been developed by scientists.<p>The tiny patch lies under the skin and is made of a network of cells which constantly monitor calcium levels in the body.<p>Cancer causes …

Cancer

Facebook says Cambridge Analytica may have had data from as many as 87 million people

On Monday, April 9, you can find out if you were one of them.<p>Cambridge Analytica may have had data from more unwitting Facebook users than originally thought.<p>Facebook now says that the data firm, which collected data about users without their permission, may have collected data on as many as 87 …

Cambridge Analytica

Facebook Will Make It Easier for You to Control Your Personal Data

On Wednesday, Facebook announced a number of privacy changes that will be rolled out in the next few weeks to help consumers locate, control, …

Privacy

Zuckerberg apologizes for Facebook privacy breach in full-page newspaper ads

It took a while, but Mark Zuckerberg broke his silence on the Cambridge Analytica scandal a few days ago and posted a response on his Facebook page …

Cambridge Analytica

Samsung Galaxy S9 images leak ahead of next month’s unveiling

Samsung is planning to unveil its Galaxy S9 handset at Mobile World Congress next month. While the Galaxy S8 successor has been teased with camera improvements, the design of the Galaxy S9 is rumoured to be almost identical to the S8. <i>VentureBeat</i> has now published what it claims are images of the …

Phones

YouTube tightens rules around what channels can be monetized

Channels will need 4,000 hours of annual viewing time and over 1,000 subscribers<p>YouTube is tightening the rules around its partner program and raising the requirements that a channel/creator must meet in order to monetize videos. Effective immediately, to apply for monetization (and have ads …

Internet

Busy brain not letting you sleep? 8 experts offer tips

Some nights, it's like you can't get your brain to shut up long enough for you to fall asleep.<p>You're mentally reviewing the day you just completed while also previewing the day ahead; sometimes, your mind may even reach way back into the archives and pull up something embarrassing you did back in …

University of Oxford

‘I wanted to serve’: These deaf men helped NASA understand motion sickness in space

Barron Gulak remembers one experiment, which did not take place in a lab.<p>In 1964, Gulak and the other test subjects for the research were sent out on a boat, which traveled through rough waters off the coast Nova Scotia.<p>Really rough waters.<p>Just super bad.<p>The ship rolled and pitched about in a …

Vietnam War

Female genital mutilation procedure 'hurted a lot,' child says

<b>(CNN) —</b> A 7-year-old girl who underwent a painful genital mutilation procedure told federal investigators that after a doctor completed the process, she was rewarded with a piece of cake for "doing good."<p>Court documents obtained by CNN contain that account, along with other details in the cases of …

Female Genital Mutilation

World leaders approve plan to tackle refugee crisis

World leaders on Monday approved a declaration aimed at providing a more coordinated and humane response to the refugee crisis that has strained …

American waterfront towns: 7 charmers worth a visit | CNN Travel

Waterfront

EU: Turkey can't join if it introduces death penalty

<b>(CNN) —</b> Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told CNN he would approve reinstating the death penalty if lawmakers backed the measure in Parliament. He called the attempted coup on Friday a "clear crime of treason."<p>In his first one-on-one interview since the attempted coup by a faction of the …

South Asia

Donald Trump says 'there's something going on' with Obama's body language

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump said Monday "there's something going on" with Barack Obama's body language, his latest comments criticizing the President's behavior and messaging in regards to projecting America's strength.<p>During an interview Monday morning on "Fox & Friends," Trump was asked to respond to …

Donald Trump

John Kerry warns Turkey: Nato membership is at stake

Leaders from the EU, US and Germany have warned Turkey over its response to a failed coup attempt last Friday<p>The US secretary of state has warned Turkey that any undemocratic response to the movement could put its NATO membership at risk.<p>Thousands of people have been arrested across the country …

Afghanistan: Former Taliban fighters flee ISIS brutality

<b>Jalalabad, Afghanistan (CNN) —</b> It might just be a crackle and a hiss but to many in eastern Afghanistan, it's a sign that ISIS is back.<p>ISIS FM was for months how the militants reached out to local Afghans. But then the United States bombed it, as part of a broader campaign to dismantle ISIS, and …

Islamic State (ISIS)