Day: February 4, 2018

GOP memo on Russia probe surveillance is ‘politically motivated’: Former DOJ official

A former deputy assistant attorney general who oversaw surveillance requests under President George W. Bush said the memo released by Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee that alleges abuses of government spying powers is “politically motivated” and “amateurish.” “It’s politically motivated, it’s sort of amateurish, it’s very short and it leads to more questions than […]

A raucous Google-Uber fight is finally heading to trial

A Google-bred pioneer in self-driving cars and Uber’s beleaguered ride-hailing service are colliding in a courtroom showdown revolving around allegations of deceit, betrayal, espionage and a high-tech heist that tore apart one-time allies. The trial opening Monday in San Francisco federal court comes nearly a year after Google spin-off Waymo sued Uber, accusing it of […]

Netanyahu Blames Soros for Thwarting His Immigrant Deportation Campaign

Netanyahu Blames Soros for Thwarting His Immigrant Deportation Campaign © AP Photo/ Matt DunhamMiddle East21:35 04.02.2018Get short URL110 This is not the first time that the billionaire involves himself in the immigration policy of a foreign country. The Israeli campaign is aimed at sending African immigrants and asylum seekers to an unnamed African country, forcibly […]

Meet the Cryptocurrency That Disappointed Investors Most of All

Meet the Cryptocurrency That Disappointed Investors Most of AllCC0 / Namecoin / Cryptocurrency Art GalleryBusiness21:42 04.02.2018(updated 21:43 04.02.2018) Get short URL 0 0 0 Ripple’s XRP was favored by investors last month, but lost its attractiveness in February when it experienced a drastic decline of 80 percent to its historic maximum. Ripple’s XRP has all […]