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Supreme Court restricts police on cellphone location data6/22/2018 11:27:02 PMWASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday imposed limits on the ability of police to obtain cellphone data pinpointing the past location of criminal suspects in a major victory for digital privacy advocates and a setback for law enforcement authorities.Netflix communication head quits over 'insensitive' comment6/23/2018 2:17:52 AM - Netflix Inc Chief Communications Officer Jonathan Friedland is leaving the video streaming company, a company spokesperson said on Friday without giving more details.Supreme Court lets states force online retailers to collect sales tax6/22/2018 2:08:53 AMWASHINGTON - States may force online retailers to collect potentially billions of dollars in sales taxes, the U.S. Supreme Court said in a major ruling on Thursday that undercut an advantage many e-commerce companies have enjoyed over brick-and-mortar rivals.Bitcoin falls to four-month low in persistent bearish trend6/22/2018 11:48:31 PMNEW YORK - Bitcoin dropped to a more than four-month low on Friday, continuing a downtrend after more negative headlines such as Japan's financial regulator ordering six digital currency exchanges to make improvements on their anti-money laundering systems.Bitfinex chief strategy officer departs6/23/2018 1:20:09 AMNEW YORK - Bitfinex Chief Strategy Officer Phil Potter is leaving the cryptocurrency trading platform, the executive and the exchange told Reuters on Friday.China's Hainan says will partly lift 'Great Firewall' to lure foreign tourists6/22/2018 3:46:25 PMBEIJING/SHANGHAI - China's southern province of Hainan will offer foreigners unrestricted internet access to Facebook, Twitter and YouTube as part of new incentives to boost tourism.EU Parliament committee votes for tougher EU copyright rules to rein in tech giants6/22/2018 1:12:53 AMBRUSSELS - Google , Facebook , Microsoft and other tech giants could face more curbs on their market power after a European Parliament committee voted in favor of tougher copyright rules on Wednesday.AT&T to launch wireless plans bundled with video after Time Warner win6/21/2018 9:37:40 PM - AT&T Inc will launch two new unlimited wireless plans next week that will be bundled with a new video streaming service called WatchTV, in the company's first move to pair entertainment with phone service after closing its $85 billion acquisition of media company Time Warner Inc.Mexico presidential campaigns ramp up spend on online ads6/22/2018 4:53:09 AMMEXICO CITY - Mexico's presidential candidates have declared spending 159 million pesos ($7.8 million) so far on web advertising including Facebook, YouTube and online media, more than a quarter of their campaign spend, the National Electoral Institute (INE) said.YouTube pushes memberships, merchandise as alternatives to ads6/22/2018 4:22:09 AMSAN FRANCISCO - YouTube said on Thursday that video uploaders with more than 100,000 followers could start paid fan clubs on the service, one of several new features aimed at helping itself and its users diversify revenue after a turbulent year.