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Will A New Law To Curb Robocalls Make A Difference?

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From left: Sekou Sheriff, of Barkedu village in Liberia, whose parents died at an Ebola treatment center; a polio vaccination booth in Pakistan; a schoolgirl in Ethiopia examines underwear with a pocket for a menstrual pad; an image from a video on the ethics of selfies; Consolata Agunga goes door-to-door as a community health worker in her village in Kenya. From left: John Poole/NPR; Jason Beaubien/NPR; Courtesy of Be Girl Inc.; SAIH Norway/Screenshot by NPR; Marc Silver/NPR hide caption

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From left: John Poole/NPR; Jason Beaubien/NPR; Courtesy of Be Girl Inc.; SAIH Norway/Screenshot by NPR; Marc Silver/NPR

California's new digital privacy law takes effect on Jan. 1. Saul Gravy/Getty Images/Ikon Images hide caption

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California Rings In The New Year With A New Data Privacy Law

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Spotify announced Friday that it will stop the sale of political ads on the streaming platform. The move follows similar decisions by other tech giants, including Twitter and Google. Lionel Bonaventure/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Engineering Designs For People With Autism

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Russia Claims It Has Successfully Tested An Alternative To The Internet

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What Might Happen In Tech Over The Next Decade

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Facebook Users Say Platform's Birthday Fundraisers Might Be Too Much Of A Good Thing

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Apple Pulls ToTok App After Report That Emirati Government Uses It For Surveillance

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