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Technology Spotlight: Facebook Controversies

Technology Spotlight: Facebook Controversies

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018

Facebook and CEO/founder Mark Zuckerberg is under condemnation by the media following the release of reports that Facebook allowed political data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica to gain access to data of users.   Cambridge Analytica, a British political consulting firm, was working to develop...

Technology Spotlight: Uber Controversies

Technology Spotlight: Uber Controversies

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018

An Uber self-driving Volvo SUV killed 49-year-old Elaine Herzberg as she walked her bicycle across a street during one of its test drives in Tempe, Ariz. The self-driven vehicle was headed down near Mill Avenue and Curry Road early Monday morning and is said to have struck the women, who was not in a cro...