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9:26am

Fri November 30, 2012
The Two-Way

'Anonymous' Vows To Shut Down Syrian Government Websites

Originally published on Fri November 30, 2012 11:43 am

Anonymous takes aim at Assad.
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5:43am

Fri November 30, 2012
The Two-Way

Woman's Sad Story About Missing Hat Touches Many Hearts, Goes Viral

Originally published on Fri November 30, 2012 7:17 am

Bridget Hughes and her hat, before it went missing.
Facebook.com
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3:25pm

Thu November 29, 2012
All Tech Considered

Yet Another Shift In Facebook Policies Raises Privacy Concerns

Originally published on Thu November 29, 2012 3:37 pm

Joerg Koch AP

Facebook has a long history of upsetting its users by suddenly announcing a change to its privacy settings. In 2009, as a way to quiet the critics, Facebook set up a system for its customers to vote on changes. If enough of them were unhappy, the company would back down. Now, Facebook wants to get rid of the voting.

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5:17am

Wed November 28, 2012
Strange News

Student's Email To Mom Gets Shared With Thousands

Originally published on Wed November 28, 2012 5:48 am

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3:25pm

Tue November 27, 2012
The Two-Way

Reports: Apple Fires One More Employee In Maps Fiasco

Originally published on Tue November 27, 2012 5:30 pm

Apple's new iPhone 5 may have been criticised for its glitch-ridden new maps program, but it may have inadvertently provided a diplomatic solution to China and Japan's ongoing row over disputed islands. When a user searches for the Tokyo-controlled Senkaku islands in the East China Sea, claimed by Beijing under the name Diaoyu, two sets of the islands appear alongside each other.
AFP/Getty Images

In the aftermath of the maps fiasco, the heads continue to roll at Apple. Today, there is news that one more employee has been let go. This time it was manager Richard Williamson, who oversaw the maps project, who lost his job.

Bloomberg broke the news and it reports:

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