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Promises, promises: Facebook’s history with privacy
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Promises, promises: Facebook’s history with privacy

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — "We've made a bunch of mistakes." ''Everyone needs complete control over who they share with at all times." ''Not one day goes by when I don't think about what it means for us to be the stewards of this community and their trust." Sound familiar? It's Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg…

AMD promises firmware fixes for security processor bugs
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AMD promises firmware fixes for security processor bugs

Enlarge / AMD's Ryzen die. Threadripper has two of these in a multi-chip module. Epyc has four of them. responded to the reports last week of a range of security flaws affecting its Platform Security Processor (PSP) and chipset. The company acknowledges the bugs and says that, in coming weeks, it will have new firmware…

Trump promises to play the hero to all sides on gun issues
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Trump promises to play the hero to all sides on gun issues

President Donald Trump said he had emphasized the need to strengthen background checks for gun purchases during a lunch meeting with NRA chief Wayne LaPierre and other NRA officials. He has not made a formal proposal | Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images The president told a bipartisan group of state leaders not to worry about the NRA,…