The state Public Service Commission is falling short in monitoring Charter Communications Inc. and other utilities across New York, according to an audit released by State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. Auditors found regulators lacked the equipment to measure internet speeds, used inaccurate data to track service reliability and imposed only four penalties in four years.
Facebook may not be known as a gaming site, but gaming is highly popular on Facebook, estimate 102 million users on Facebook game on the website. China has launched a mental health resourceful game to target addicted gamers since gaming has become to poplar.
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While Facebook isn't changing anything about its flagship social network, it's new efforts to increase user privacy are focused on integration and encryption of it's Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger services, says the L.A. Times Editorial Board, which hopes the step will inspire other internet companies to take steps to reduce data-mining of customers.
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The Editorial Board at the Chicago Tribune, noting disturbing Russian hacks into U.S. utility systems, says it's imperative that America build new cyber security systems to prevent a hostile power from potentially wreaking havoc with American energy grids or otherwise interfering with critical government functions and services.