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Elise Hu

Elise Hu appears in the following:

Tech Week: Instagram Vs. Twitter And Europe Vs. Google

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Instagram beat Twitter on a key metric, but Twitter's co-founder says he doesn't care. And Google's woes in Europe continued as the tech giant shut down Google News in Spain over a new law there.

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Tech Week: Online Threats, N. Korean Threats And RIP Clip Art

Saturday, December 06, 2014

In this week's roundup of tech headlines, Microsoft bids adieu to the clip art we came to love and the High Court considers how to handle online threats.

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North Korea's Cyber Skills Get Attention Amid Sony Hacking Mystery

Thursday, December 04, 2014

A North Korean official now denies its involvement in one of the worst corporate hacks in history, after a different official played coy. How sophisticated are the Hermit Kingdom's hackers?

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As Supreme Court Considers Online Threats, An Update On Justin Carter

Monday, December 01, 2014

Justin Carter is a Texas 19-year-old who was jailed for making a "terroristic threat" on Facebook. Despite many efforts to get his case dismissed, he's still awaiting trial.

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A Nationwide Outpouring Of Support For Tiny Ferguson Library

Thursday, November 27, 2014

The Ferguson Public Library has become a refuge for community during a difficult time. In response, donations to the library have reached "several orders of magnitude" higher than ever.

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The Psychological Effects Of Seeing Police Everywhere In Ferguson

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

A heavy police presence intended to protect Ferguson following a chaotic night of unrest is making some locals even more anxious.

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Ferguson Grand Jury Testimony Made Public

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

In compliance with Missouri's sunshine law, documents in the Michael Brown shooting case have been released — including the transcript of officer Darren Wilson's testimony and the coroner's report.

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Crowds Confront Police, Businesses Burn In Ferguson Chaos

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Vandalism, violence and a dozen fires broke out in pockets of St. Louis County, Mo., in the tense hours following a grand jury's decision not to indict the officer who fatally shot Michael Brown.

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Silicon Valley's Power Over The Free Press: Why It Matters

Monday, November 24, 2014

A big shift has occurred over the past few years: Tech companies now control how you get news and what news you get. Should journalism companies be building and deploying more technology?

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Tech Week That Was: Obama Rocks The Net Neutrality Debate

Saturday, November 15, 2014

The president took a stand on net neutrality this week, saying the idea that traffic is treated equally should be protected like a public utility. Critics called it "Obamacare for the Internet."

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The Data You're OK Sharing And What You Don't Want Others To See

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

People consider their personal health information to be more sensitive than their religious views or purchasing habits, according to a survey on privacy by the Pew Research Center.

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HealthCare.gov's Tech Improvements Mean You Can Now Window Shop

Monday, November 10, 2014

After a launch that failed last fall, the administration is hoping this year's open enrollment period goes more smoothly, by letting customers browse first.

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The White House Is Backing Strong Open Internet Rules

Monday, November 10, 2014

President Obama is calling on rule-makers to reclassify broadband as a public utility. It would give the FCC much broader authority to stop "fast lanes" and "slow lanes" to the Internet.

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Tech Week: The New U.S. CTO, Silk Road 2.0, Amazon Echoes Siri

Saturday, November 08, 2014

A profile of the new U.S. technology chief , how the FBI took down the latest online bazaar for black market goods, and the other tech headlines you need to read, all in this week's roundup.

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Domino's Becomes A Tech Company That Happens To Make Pizza

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Advancements in online and mobile orders have become key ingredients for the company's recent success. Domino's innovations include an online pizza tracker and a voice-ordering app.

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From Silicon Valley To White House, New U.S. Tech Chief Makes Change

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Former Google X executive Megan Smith started this month as the U.S. chief technology officer. She's only the third person to have the job.

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Doppelnamers: When Your Digital Identity Is Also Someone Else's

Friday, October 31, 2014

Finding your email double or Twitter twin is easier than ever, with Web searches and social media reminding us how un-special our names really are. So how do you stand out when others share your name?

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Apple's Tim Cook In Rare Company As Publicly Gay Chief Executive

Thursday, October 30, 2014

In an essay for Bloomberg Businessweek, Cook comes out by saying he's proud to be gay and his silence was a matter of personal privacy. Two other publicly traded U.S. companies have publicly gay CEOs.

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Tech Week: Voice Mail Hang-Ups, Apple Pay And Zuckerberg's Chinese

Saturday, October 25, 2014

In this week's roundup, Apple rolls out its mobile payment system but confronts a security test in China, the problem with voice mail messages and Mark Zuckerberg shows off his Mandarin.

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Mark Zuckerberg Shows Off His Mandarin Chinese Skills

Thursday, October 23, 2014

The Facebook co-founder and CEO spoke at Tsinghua University in Beijing for about 30 minutes. In Mandarin. His audience liked it.

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