Libertarian wisdom holds that “the answer to bad speech is more speech,” but if you’re a Peter Thiel libertarian (that is, the kind of “freedom lover” who doesn’t think women should vote, wants to spy on everyone in the world, and secretly wields power to censor the free press),…

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Image copyright PA Image caption Emma Willis has returned to front the latest series of Celebrity Big Brother We’ve had tears. We’ve had tantrums. Celebrity Big Brother has proved to be just the kind of guilty pleasure-TV that cosy January nights in were made for. This year’s house started out…

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Image copyright EPA Image caption Most of the victims of the Fruitfly malware were using Apple Mac computers An American man has been charged with allegedly spying on thousands of people via their computers for more than a decade. The US Department of Justice accused Philip Durachinsky of creating malware…

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Image caption Nicola Sturgeon said she would make a decision when the relationship between the UK and EU was clearer Nicola Sturgeon has said she will be able to make a judgment on whether to hold a second referendum on Scottish independence by the end of this year. The first…

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Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple, speaks during the Fortune 500 Global Forum in Guangzhou, Guandong Province, China in December.Image: ALEKSANDAR PLAVEVSKI/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock By Brian Koerber2018-01-13 21:36:28 UTC The drama surrounding Apple’s old iPhone batteries isn’t over yet.  Four U.S. House Republicans sent a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook on…

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Image caption Dua Lipa was one of the biggest breakout stars of 2017 Dua Lipa leads the charge at this year’s Brit Awards with five nominations, including best album. The singer, whose hit single New Rules was one of the breakout hits of last year, is also up for best…

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