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Facebook expands privacy checkup tool

Source: Business Balla | May 22 2014, 5:00pm CDT | by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — More Facebook users can expect to see a blue cartoon dinosaur popping up in their feeds, reminding them...
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Most People Shouldn't Be Giving To Charity

Oct 23 2014 12:30pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan recently made headlines for their $25 million donation to the Centers for Disease Control Foundation to help fight Ebola. The young Zuckerbergs aren’t the only ones giving back in a big way: Bill and Melinda Gates have donated billions of dollars of their fortune to make the world a better place, as have many of the world’s ultra-wealthy, from professional athletes, to actors, to success ...
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Microsoft Will Soon Help Ebola Researchers Develop A Vaccine (MSFT)

Oct 20 2014 1:58pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

Microsoft on Tuesday will announce a program that gives free access to its cloud for Ebola researchers working on a vaccine. That's like giving them free use of a supercomputer. This follows news that Mark and Priscilla Zuckerberg are donating $25 million to the CDC Foundation to fight Ebola. CEO Satya Nadella mentioned this in passing during a press conference on Microsoft's cloud in San Francisco on Monday. This isn't the fir ...
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Number of Ebola cases crosses 10,000: WHO
Geneva, Oct 25 (IANS/EFE) The World Health Organisation (WHO) confirmed Saturday that the number of Ebola cases has risen to more than 10,000 in the eight affected countries, two of which, Nigeria and Senegal, had recently been declared free of the virus. | by IANS
 
India-born Sundar Pichai is Google's new product chief
Washington, Oct 25 (IANS) In a major restructuring of Google management, India-born Sundar Pichai, who is already in-charge of Android, Chrome and Google Apps, has been made the chief of core Google products, according to a technology magazine. | by IANS
 
Mali: Country with 300 Indians records first Ebola death
Accra (Ghana), Oct 25 (IANS) The authorities in the West African nation of Mali, where the Indian embassy says there are between 200 and 300 of its nationals, have confirmed the death of the country's first Ebola patient, a two-year-old girl. | by IANS
 
 

Column: Obama under old scrutiny

Oct 16 2014 3:12am CDT | Source: The Huntington News

By Juliana McLeod Last week, while surfing the Internet for anything that would distract me from homework, a US News & World Report article caught my eye. Skimming through the piece, I was introduced to Larry Klayman, a public interest lawyer who has spent his professional life suing big-name people.  Bill Clinton, Dick Cheney and Mark Zuckerberg are among those who have fallen victim to the lawsuits. Recently, Klayman is being ...
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Ebola outbreak is deemed an international crisis

Oct 14 2014 3:30pm CDT | Source: The Quinnipiac Chronicle

The director general of the World Health Organization Margaret Chan described Ebola as “unquestionably the most severe acute public health emergency in modern times” on Monday, according to the New York Times. More than 4,000 people have died of the virus, the majority in West Africa. The most affected countries are facing political collapse in the wake of the epidemic. Ebola actually emerged 40 years ago and was not countered with vaccines or medicines because it was confined to poo ...
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Ebola infection rate could reach 10,000 a week, WHO says

Oct 14 2014 1:05pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

Geneva (AFP) - The World Health Organization said Tuesday the Ebola infection rate could soon reach 10,000 a week as world leaders prepared to hold talks on the crisis at the United Nations.WHO assistant director general Bruce Aylward, describing his figures as a working forecast, said the epidemic "could reach 5,000 to 10,000 cases per week by the first week of December".The latest death toll is 4,447, from 8,914 reco ...
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Facebook CEO Zuckerberg meets Indonesia’s president-elect, touts Internet-access initiative

Oct 13 2014 2:41am CDT | Source: Canadian Business Online

JAKARTA, Indonesia – Mark Zuckerberg has travelled to Facebook-crazy Indonesia for the first time to spread the word about the company’s mission to connect more of the world’s poor to the Internet. The Facebook CEO also met Indonesian President-elect Joko Widodo, who used social media extensively in his campaign. Zuckerberg said Tuesday they talked about creating more jobs and improving the economy, and he added that improving Internet connectivity can help. The 30-ye ...
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Musing from Marc: Andreessen talks bitcoin, Twitter and Silicon Valley's best CEO

Oct 7 2014 3:28pm CDT | Source: Seattle Business Journal

Marc Andreessen thinks Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg may be the best chief executive in the U.S., Twitter is the eighth wonder of the world and bitcoin may be the biggest thing since Netscape. Whew. In interviews with CNET and Bloomberg Businessweek, the co-founder of prominent venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, which has many Seattle-area investments, gave his opinions on myriad Silicon Valley issues, including the the ...
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Musing from Marc: Andreessen talks bitcoin, Twitter and the Bay Area's best CEO

Oct 7 2014 3:19pm CDT | Source: San Francisco Business Times

Marc Andreessen thinks Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg may be the best chief executive in the U.S., Twitter is the eighth wonder of the world and bitcoin may be the biggest thing since Netscape. Whew. In interviews with CNET and Bloomberg Businessweek, the co-founder of prominent venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz gave his opinions on myriad Silicon Valley issues, including the the eBay-PayPal split (Andreessen is on the boards of eBay and HP, which also recently split ...
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