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Late birdie pulls Mickelson into tie

ARDMORE, Pa. -- It didn't take long to figure out who was winning the U.S. Open on Friday: Merion.<p>The historic course in suburban Philadelphia rose …

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2013 U.S. Open: Mickelson, Horschel share lead, but many contenders are within range

2013 U.S. Open at Merion: Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods sit at 3-over 143 after two rounds, four shots behind co-leaders Phil Mickelson and Billy Horschel.<p>Five-time runner-up Phil Mickelson had the lead going into the final round, but Justin Rose finished the competition two shots ahead of …

Apple Signs Sony Up for iRadio, Now Has All Three Major Music Labels on Board

Sony Music has signed on to Apple’s forthcoming iRadio service, according to a person familiar with negotiations between the two companies.<p>The deal …

If PRISM Is Real, Why Are All These Tech Companies Denying Participation?

PRISM is real. Even the U.S. government now acknowledges its existence. The question that remains unanswered, though, is how involved Google, Apple, Yahoo, AOL, Paltalk and Facebook were. These companies are all named as “providers” on the original slides, including the dates the NSA started …

TIME Magazine Equates Whistleblowers With Spies in Cover Story on Snowden, Manning & Swartz - Shadowproof

Chelsea ManningCommunityFDL Main BlogThe Dissenter<p>13 Jun 2013<p>TIME cover for June 24, 2013 issue<p>Forty-six percent of Americans, according to an …

Open Data is Transforming Democracy in Africa but it Faces Challenges

Kenya is at the forefront of the open data movement in Africa thanks to initiatives such as crowdsourcing software Ushahidi and government tracker Uchaguzi.<p>At the recent The Next Web Conference Europe held in Amsterdam, Marina Gorbis, Executive Director of the Palo Alto based Institute For The …

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Based On What We Know, Is The NSA Verizon Request Legal?

Here's what we know about a National Security Agency program that collects vast amounts of data on the electronic activity of Americans: While controversial, a leaked secret document authorizing the collection makes it clear that the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court has decided that the …

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