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Faroe Islands Lack Google Street View But They Have Sheep View 360

The Google Street View project has sent cars to photograph places around the world, but it has never been to the Faroe Islands. Some islanders have found a unique way to put itself on the map.
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NSA Boss Says U.S. Cyber Troops Are Nearly Ready

The Cyber Mission Force is the largest single unit dedicated to operating in computer networks, both for defense and offense. It will reach "initial operating capability" by the end of September.
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In Wake Of Shootings, Facebook Struggles To Define Hate Speech

After last week's police shootings, Facebook received a flood of complaints, with users calling out posts as hate speech. According to Facebook insiders, the company was not prepared.
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How A 'Nightmare' Law Could Make Sharing Passwords Illegal

A recent federal court ruling has advocates, researchers and the dissenting judge worried that sharing passwords, even in seemingly innocuous circumstances, could be considered unlawful.
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The Code Switch Podcast, Episode 9: Black And Blue

Black police officers live on both sides of the debate over race and policing. In this week's episode, they weigh in on the limits of force diversity in bridging gaps between black people and cops.
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Social Media Abuse Of Nursing Home Residents Often Goes Unchecked

Iowa health officials recently discovered it wasn't against state law for a nursing home worker to share a photo on Snapchat of a resident covered in feces. They are trying to change that.
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Public Figures Struggle With Social Media Boundaries After Dallas Shooting

Politicians, police officers, and media personalities have all gotten blow-back for inflammatory social media posts about the shooting of officers in Dallas.
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PHOTOS: Experimental Solar Plane Flies Over Egypt's Giza Pyramids

Egypt is the last stop before Solar Impulse 2 finishes its round-the-world journey in the United Arab Emirates. The team is aiming to raise awareness about clean energy.
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Pokemon Go Is Turning D.C. Into A Virtual Game Board

Next to a war memorial in downtown Washington, a new battle is taking shape. It's a war of Pokemon.
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Holocaust Museum, Arlington National Cemetery Plead: No Pokémon

The sites where visitors normally reflect on somber themes ask players of the hot new mobile game not to chase cartoon characters there.

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