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Sweden Drops Julian Assange Rape Investigation

rmdingler writes: "Sweden is dropping its investigation into WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on rape allegations, according to a prosecution statement released Friday," reports CNN. "Assange, who has always denied wrongdoing, has been holed up at th.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMay 19th, 2017

Independent investigation finds no wrongdoing in Infosys acquisition of Panaya

The probe followed two anonymous letters in February that alleged wrongdoing in some of Infosys' acquisitions. The post Independent investigation finds no wrongdoing in Infosys acquisition of Panaya appeared first on Tech2. An independent invest.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsJun 23rd, 2017

How safe is your internet router?

Virgin Media is warning its customers to change the password on their internet routers. A Which? investigation found its Super Hub 2 router is vulnerable to hackers......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Sweden Passes Bill To Become Carbon Neutral By 2045

Sweden is the first country to significantly upgrade its carbon ambitions since the Paris accord in 2015. The country has passed a new bill committing to cut its net carbon emissions to zero by 2045. New Scientist reports: The law was drawn up by a c.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

"Bachelor in Paradise" investigation finds no misconduct, show to resume taping

An investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct on the set of reality show spin-off Bachelor in Paradise found nothing out of line, and the show will resume production after a brief suspension, its production company said Tuesday. Warner Bros......»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Tesla driver in fatal Autopilot crash ignored safety warnings

Following the investigation of a fatal Tesla Model S crash, the NTSB concluded in a 500-page report that the driver, Joshua Brown, ignored repeated "Autopilot" warnings to keep his hands on the wheel. "For the vast majority of the trip, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Investigation tests drug to activate immune system, help fight cancer

The Efficacy and Metabolism of Azonafide Antibody-Drug Conjugates (ADCs) in Microgravity investigation seeks to activate immunogenic cell death within the cancer cells, which should kill the cancer and prevent the disease from reoccurring in the futu.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017

Tableau Software Drops Its "Twitter Crowd Favorite" Data Viz Contests

theodp writes: As part of its 'Iron Viz' data visualization contests that lead up to its annual conferences, Tableau Software ($4.8B market cap) has awarded $500 gift cards to 'Twitter Crowd Favorites', contestants whose data viz draw the most 'votes.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 18th, 2017

Snowden"s Former Employer Under Criminal Investigation For Fraudulent Billing

McGruber writes: Booz Allen Hamilton, the contracting firm that was Edward Snowden's employer when he leaked classified information from the NSA has announced that it is under a federal civil and criminal investigation of its billing practices. The d.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 17th, 2017

Verizon – I Can’t Hear You Now

My cell phone experience is so fucking miserable. As I drove home last night and tried to have a conversation, I had five drops during a 30-minute drive from downtown Boulder to my house on the edge of Boulder and Longmont. When I drive into my offic.....»»

Category: financeSource:  feldRelated NewsJun 16th, 2017

Uber faces lawsuit over India rape investigation

A woman who was raped by an Uber driver in India says the company invaded her privacy......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJun 16th, 2017

Uber faces lawsuit over rape investigation

The company is accused of invading the rape victim's privacy......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJun 15th, 2017

The Wirecutter"s best deals: The Apple Watch Series 1 (42mm) drops to $230

This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, they may earn affiliate commissions that support their.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsJun 15th, 2017

Uber rape victim sues Uber, says execs got her medical records

Uber exec said to share medical records with CEO Kalanick. Enlarge / Uber Rape Case convicted cab driver Shiv Kumar Yadav after being sentenced to life imprisonment in rape case at Tis Hazari Court on November 3, 2015 in New Delhi, India. (cre.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 15th, 2017

It’s criminal charges and leg shackles for man who shared Deadpool on Facebook

A single Facebook post resulted in 5 million views and a federal investigation. Enlarge (credit: 20th Century Fox) A California man who shared a copy of the movie Deadpool on Facebook has been arrested and charged with criminal copyright infr.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 15th, 2017

UK defense company sold powerful surveillance tech to Mid East

The BBC reported today that the UK defense company BAE systems sold powerful surveillance technology to a number of countries in the Middle East. The report comes after a year-long investigation spearheaded by BBC Arabic and the Danish newsp.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsJun 15th, 2017

Gap in health care for Alzheimer"s disease patients who live alone

46% of patients who are diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in Sweden live alone in their homes, in particular older women, researchers report......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 15th, 2017

Naughty Dog drops The Last of Us 2 update after E3 2017 no-show

The Last of Us Part 2 failed to show at E3 2017, but Naughty Dog has given us a teaser after the studio took a back seat at Sony’s show to make way for Uncharted: The Lost Legacy......»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated NewsJun 15th, 2017

Defibrillator drones could save lives before ambulance arrives

A trial in Sweden has found that drones carrying defibrillators can shave minutes off emergency response time, which could save hundreds of lives a year.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated NewsJun 15th, 2017

Netflix drops a trailer for comedy ensemble series ‘Friends From College’

The first trailer for the upcoming ensemble comedy series Friends From College offers the first look at the Netflix project's impressive cast, which includes Keegan-Michael Key and Cobie Smulders. The post Netflix drops a trailer for comedy ensemble.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 14th, 2017

Uber Investigation Leads to Shake-Up

An investigation into Uber’s troubled company culture has led to changes in leadership. The chief executive has taken a leave of absence and several others have been fired over the past two weeks......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated NewsJun 14th, 2017