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FILE - In this June 11, 2014, file photo, a man poses for photographs in front of the Facebook sign on the Facebook campus in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook reports quarterly financial results on Wednesday, July 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

Trump campaign’s use of Facebook data routine, first employed by Obama

- The Washington Times

The near-hysterical reaction to the Trump campaign’s reported use of personal Facebook data in 2016 ignores a fact of life about social media: businesses, platforms and political campaigns have been collecting users’ personal preferences for years through a variety of online tools to reach their target audiences.

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A vehicle goes by the scene of Sunday's fatality where a pedestrian was stuck by an Uber vehicle in autonomous mode, in Tempe, Ariz., Monday, March 19, 2018. A self-driving Uber SUV struck and killed the woman in suburban Phoenix in the first death involving a fully autonomous test vehicle. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Crash marks 1st death involving fully autonomous vehicle

- Associated Press

A fatal pedestrian crash involving a self-driving Uber SUV in a Phoenix suburb could have far-reaching consequences for the new technology as automakers and other companies race to be the first with cars that operate on their own.

UK official to seek access to Cambridge Analytica's servers

- Associated Press

Britain's information commissioner plans to apply for a warrant to access the servers of Cambridge Analytica, which allegedly used data mined from Facebook to help Donald Trump win the 2016 presidential election.