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Mark Zuckerberg tells lawmaker he’s not selling WhatsApp or Instagram

Facebook has repeatedly been confronted by calls, including from one of its own co-founders, to split Instagram and WhatsApp off from the social network. But it seems the chances of that happening keep getting slimmer. US Sen. Josh Hawley, a Missouri Republican, said Thursday in a tweet that he met with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg […]

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UK: 3D baggage scanners could end liquid restrictions

All major UK airports must introduce 3D baggage screening equipment before the end of 2022, the government says. Ministers say the technology will boost security, speed up pre-boarding checks, and could end the restrictions on travelling with liquids and laptops. The equipment, similar to CT scanners used in hospitals, is already being installed at London’s […]

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FAA plans to test Boeing MAX software on less-experienced pilots

(Reuters) The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration plans to test next month how pilots with around one year of experience flying Boeing 737 jets handle new software on the MAX model, four sources with knowledge of the matter said. The tests indicate the FAA is making progress in the re-approval process of the MAX for commercial […]