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New US Congress Bill Could Ban Bots Used To Purchase Consoles

A new bill introduced to Congress could automatically ban bots often used by resellers to buy consoles such as the PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X.  This news comes by way of Video Games Chronicle, which reports that the bill, dubbed the “Stopping Grinch Bots Act,” was introduced by Representative …

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More EU nations ban travel from UK, fearing virus variant

People at St Pancras station in London, wait to board the last train to Paris today, Sunday Dec. 20, 2020. Millions of people in England have learned they must cancel their Christmas get-togethers and holiday shopping trips. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Saturday that holiday gatherings can’t go ahead …

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President Trump Orders Ban On Transactions With Tencent

Following through with previously expressed privacy concerns, United States President Donald Trump has signed two executive orders that would ban Americans from completing transactions with Chinese conglomerate Tencent and Chinese company ByteDance. While the executive orders were signed with Tencent’s messaging app WeChat and ByteDance’s social video app TikTok in mind, the unspecified …

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EU to ban most foreign travelers for 30 days to curb virus

Photographers move around in a nearly empty press room as European Council President Charles Michel, right, and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, left, speak after a video-conference with G7 leaders at the European Council building in Brussels, Monday, March 16, 2020. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen …

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