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Americans Getting More Inactive, Computers Partly to Blame

Europe Looks to Remold Internet with New Copyright Rules

By Lindsey Tanner |
A new study says Americans are becoming increasingly sedentary. They spend almost a third of their waking hours sitting down, and computer use is partly to blame.

Lawyer: Massacre Suspect Allowed to Play Violent Video Games

Lawyer: Massacre Suspect Allowed to Play Violent Video Games

Apr 25
An attorney representing the father of a victim in last year's Florida high school massacre told a judge that mental health counselors must share the blame, because they knew Nikolas Cruz was "a ticking time bomb."

New Zealand and France to Call for An End to Online Terror

New Zealand and France to Call for An End to Online Terror

By Nick Perry | Apr 25
New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Wednesday that she and French President Emmanuel Macron will host a meeting in Paris next month seeking to eliminate acts of violent extremism and terrorism from being shown online.

Walmart Experiments with AI to Monitor Stores in Real Time

Walmart Experiments with AI to Monitor Stores in Real Time

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Apr 25
Who's minding the store? In the not-too-distant future it could be cameras and sensors that can tell almost instantly when bruised bananas need to be swapped for fresh ones and more cash registers need to open before lines get too long.

Facebook Anticipates an FTC Privacy Fine of Up to $5 Billion

Facebook Anticipates an FTC Privacy Fine of Up to $5 Billion

By Barbara Ortutay | Apr 25
Facebook said it expects a fine of up to $5 billion from the Federal Trade Commission, which is investigating whether the social network violated its users' privacy.

Americans Getting More Inactive, Computers Partly to Blame

Americans Getting More Inactive, Computers Partly to Blame

By Lindsey Tanner | Apr 24
A new study says Americans are becoming increasingly sedentary. They spend almost a third of their waking hours sitting down, and computer use is partly to blame.