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Google bans cryptocurrency mining extensions for Chrome

Google bans cryptocurrency mining extensions for Chrome

Now Google will no longer accept any extension that will feature crypto mining code even the ones that follow all the regulations. The tech giant wants to protect users from illegal cryptocurrency mining operations via their web browsers.


Kentucky Teachers Descend on Capitol to Protest Pension Cuts

Kentucky Teachers Descend on Capitol to Protest Pension Cuts

The protests are part of a movement that has spread rapidly since igniting in West Virginia earlier this year. Teachers statewide flocked to Oklahoma City , saying concessions made by lawmakers last week aren't almost good enough to support the future of education.


Cauvery water dispute: SC to hear TN govt's plea on April 9

Cauvery water dispute: SC to hear TN govt's plea on April 9

On the rival front, the DMK has demanded that Palaniswamy convene a meeting of his Cabinet and pass a resolution condemning the central government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Cauvery issue. The protesters shouted slogans against the Centre urging it to set up the CMB without any further delay. The Centre, on its part, has cited the Karnataka elections and said that Cauvery being an "emotive" issue in the state, any move at this point to constitute a scheme under Section 6A of ...


Four teens in custody after suspected armed robbery

Four teens in custody after suspected armed robbery

Fredericksburg police are looking for a man accused of critically injuring a 24-year-old woman Sunday morning at her city home. One of two young men suspected of robbing a Spring Valley gas station at gunpoint was arrested Saturday, while the other escaped, a sheriff's official said.


Facebook to shut down Partner Categories to safeguard user data

Facebook to shut down Partner Categories to safeguard user data

Bosworth said Thursday that he did not agree with the post today "and I didn't agree with it even when I wrote it". Reuters had reported on Wednesday that Facebook would terminate its partnerships with several large data brokers who help advertisers target people on the social network.