Netanyahu summons US ambassador to protest UN vote

Netanyahu summons US ambassador to protest UN vote

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu summoned the American ambassador Sunday to protest the Obama administration’s role in allowing an anti-settlement resolution to pass the U.N. Security Council, as his government accused the U.S. of helping orchestrate the vote. According to...
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Police in Ferguson and Baltimore used Facebook and Twitter to track protesters, says ACLU

Police in Ferguson and Baltimore used Facebook and Twitter to track protesters, says ACLU

U.S. police departments used location data and other user information from Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to track protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, and Baltimore, according to a report from the American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday. Facebook, which also ...
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Google Program to Deradicalize Jihadis Will Be Used for Right-Wing American Extremists Next

Google Program to Deradicalize Jihadis Will Be Used for Right-Wing American Extremists Next

A GOOGLE-INCUBATED PROGRAM that has been targeting potential ISIS members with deradicalizing content will soon be used to target violent right-wing extremists in North America, a designer of the program said at an event at the Brookings Institution on Wednesd...
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Hearts & minds: Google-run project to tackle ISIS propaganda, target US far right

Hearts & minds: Google-run project to tackle ISIS propaganda, target US far right

A pilot project launched by Google’s startup incubator and a British IT company will target potential Islamic State recruits – and also the American far right – with new software that pairs violence-related search entries with anti-extremism ads. Islamic...
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