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Russian 'right to be forgotten' internet law approved by parliament

On Friday, the State Duma's lower house, the Russian Federation's equivalent of a parliament, approved a bill which restricts search engines from listing people's private information, reports Reuters. The bill has similarities to the European Union's 'right to be forgotten'…

Twitter overhauls hamstrung Direct Message feature

Excluding Periscope, much of Twitter’s focus as of late has been on improving and tweaking existing services and features. Earlier this month, the microblogging platform addressed its flawed quote tweet function and now, Twitter has overhauled another pain point: its hamstrung direct…