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Troll Watch: In Rare Move, Reddit Flags Online Forum For Inciting Violence

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Computers use algorithms to do everything from adding up a column of figures to resizing a window. iMrSquid/Getty Images hide caption

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Algorithmic Intelligence Has Gotten So Smart, It's Easy To Forget It's Artificial

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A Los Angeles police officer wears an Axon body camera in 2017. On Thursday, the company announced it is holding off on facial recognition software, citing its unreliability. David McNew/Getty Images hide caption

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Reddit has restricted access to a popular pro-Trump community forum over threats of violence directed toward officials and police in Oregon, Reddit announced on Wednesday. The_Donald/Reddit/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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Could The Old AT&T Break-Up Offer Lessons For Big Tech Today?

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Dating App Burnout: When Swiping Becomes A Chore

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Lt. Gen. Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo is a social media personality. He's also the leader of the paramilitary group that attacked thousands of pro-democracy protesters on June 3, leaving more than a 100 dead. STR/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Why Facebook Won't Kick Off A Warlord

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President Trump is due to meet with Chinese leader Xi Jinping in Japan this weekend, raising hopes the two leaders might call a truce in their trade war. The White House has downplayed expectations of a deal. Damir Sagolj/Reuters hide caption

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Deal Or No Deal? The Stakes Are High For Trump-Xi Trade Talks

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FedEx is suing the U.S. Commerce Department to block it from enforcing export regulations against the giant shipping company. Joel Saget/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Instagram Advertising: Do You Know It, When You See It?

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