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Google wins Oracle copyright fight over Android code

Today, a jury in California's Northern District federal court declared that Google's use of copyright-protected code in Android was fair use, freeing it of any liability. Oracle, which controls the copyright on the code, had been seeking $9 billion for the use of the code.<p>The case centers around an …

U.S. Federal Courts

Barack Obama calls for a 'nuclear-free world' at G7 summit during Hiroshima visit

It was more than seven decades ago that the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Japan, obliterating the city of Hiroshima, killing 140,000 people and ushering in a new era of nuclear conflict.<p>Today, another world precedent was set, as Barack Obama became the first sitting US …

Instagram Shuts Down Access From Other Apps

Facebook’s ongoing efforts to keep users within their own walled garden will soon result in the elimination of Instagram from third party apps, including Flipboard. On June 1, Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, will stop allowing many third parties to access the images in its feeds. If you have …

Social Media

Think Mars is cold now? Scientists say it used to be in the grip of an ice age

This month, Mars is closer to Earth than it's been in years. On a clear night, even without a telescope, "it looks like a big red jewel in the night sky," said planetary scientist Isaac Smith.<p>But if we were to gaze up at the neighboring planet 370,000 years ago, "it would be a big pink jewel," …

Ice Age


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MacBook Pro to get Touch ID in biggest ever refresh

Apple is set to give its MacBook Pro lineup their “most significant upgrade ever,” according to respected Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities.<p>Kuo claims that Apple’s new high-end laptops will boast a thinner and lighter form factor (just as you’d expect), but will also include Touch ID and …

Key Source Disputes Times Story on Trump’s Behavior With Women

He Was Caught Trying To Join ISIS, Now He's In Jihadi Rehab

All eyes were on 20-year-old Abdullahi Yusuf when he stepped on the stand in federal court last week in Minneapolis to testify for the prosecution in America's largest ISIS recruitment trial.<p>As Yusuf began to speak, his words provided a rare, behind-the-scenes look at how more than a dozen young …


Gun used by Zimmerman to kill Trayvon Martin on block again | Reuters

(Reuters) - George Zimmerman, the Florida man who killed unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin in 2012, will try again this week to sell the handgun he used in the shooting after an online auction last week was hijacked by fake buyers.<p>The handgun used in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin is seen this …


'Worst' charity for veterans run by VA employee

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> At first glance, the National Vietnam Veterans Foundation is a roaring success. According to its tax filings, the charity has received more than $29 million in donations from generous Americans from 2010 to 2014 for what it calls on its website "aiding, supporting and benefiting …