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As Dubai Focuses on Future, Cybersecurity a Growing Concern

As Dubai Focuses on Future, Cybersecurity a Growing Concern

By Jon Gambrell |
As Dubai races toward a future of self-driving cars and drones filling up its high-rise-studded skyline, cybersecurity is becoming a growing concern in a region replete with examples of cyberattacks.

Robots, Tasers Join Battle Against Invasive Species

Robots, Tasers Join Battle Against Invasive Species

By Seth Borenstein | Apr 30
In the fight against alien animals that invade and overrun native species, the weird and wired wins.

'Religious Hatred?' In Russia, Playing Video Games in Church Can Get You Sent Up for 3½ Years

'Religious Hatred?' In Russia, Playing Video Games in Church Can Get You Sent Up for 3½ Years

Apr 30
Russian prosecutors requested a 3½ year prison sentence Friday for a blogger charged with inciting religious hatred for playing "Pokemon Go" in a church.

AP-NORC Poll: Most Teens Have Taken Social Media Break

AP-NORC Poll: Most Teens Have Taken Social Media Break

By Barbara Ortutay | Apr 30
The common stereotype has teens glued to their phones 24-7. But nearly 60 percent of teens in the U.S. have actually taken a break from social media - the bulk of them voluntarily, a new survey found.

AP Explains: What is Net Neutrality and Why Does It Matter?

AP Explains: What is Net Neutrality and Why Does It Matter?

By Tali Arbel | Apr 30
"Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block.

Hacker Claims Release of Stolen Copies of 'OITNB'

Hacker Claims Release of Stolen Copies of 'OITNB'

By Michael Liedtke | Apr 30
A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black."