CNN poll: 54% say Russia-backed content on social media moved 2016 election

Washington (#CNN)Although President Donald Trump insists otherwise, most Americans say it’s likely that Russian-backed content on social media did affect the outcome of the 2016 election, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS…. Read More

Google staffer’s hostility to affirmative action sparks furious backlash

A Google software engineer’s polemic against diversity efforts has left female staff “shaking in anger” and forced the tech giant to defend its patchy record on racial and gender equality. The 10-page “manifesto”, which Google… Read More

WannaCry ‘hero’ to plead not guilty to accusation he wrote banking malware

The British security researcher who stopped a global ransomware attack admitted to police that he wrote the code of a malware that targeted bank accounts, US prosecutors said during a hearing on Friday, but his… Read More

Some Trump supporters thought NPR tweeted ‘propaganda.’ It was the Declaration of Independence. – The Washington Post

For about 20 minutes Tuesday, NPR traveled back to 1776. To echo its 29-year on-air tradition, the public radio network’s main Twitter account tweeted out the Declaration of Independence, line by line. There — in 113… Read More