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Microsoft Pushes for “Digital Geneva Convention”

In the aftermath of mass reports of hacking and election tampering, Microsoft President Brad Smith is calling for international protections from state-sponsored hacking, according to Reuters. Mr Smith believes we

Facebook’s Latest Attempt to Eliminate Fake News from Trending Topics

Facebook recently announced a change in its trending topics algorithm to combat fake news following its own fake news controversy, according to Business Insider. Facebook came under fire in August 2016 when

To Infinity and the Moon: XPRIZE Final Round

On January 25, 2017, the XPRIZE Foundation announced that five teams will advance to the final round of the Google Lunar XPRIZE, a global competition to launch a private spacecraft

Drones, Satellites, and the Battle for Global Interconnectivity: Facebook v. SpaceX ?

As commercial use of drones has made large gains in popularity, companies like Facebook, Inc. and SpaceX are turning their attention to the use of drones and other technologies to create