Cyrus Farivar

Cyrus Farivar


"suh-ROOS" / Investigative Tech Reporter, @nbcnews / ex-@arstechnica / cyrus.farivar@nbcuni.com / +1-646-872-5369 (Signal/WhatsApp) / Author, HABEAS DATA (2018)

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Hi @JamieJBartlett  @GeorgiaJCatt  : Konstantin Ignatov’s July 2019 bail hearing transcript is now available!

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Hey DC! If you wanted to get drinks with me last Saturday and missed it, don’t worry, you didn’t miss it! (I had to cancel!) Tentatively looking at doing a drinks thing tonight and/or Weds and/or Thurs! DM me if you’re interested!

This might be the nerdiest 404 error page I’ve ever seen.

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Here’s VP Pence’s letter to the House, explaining why he’s not complying with the “impeachment inquiry."

NASA unveils new spacesuits astronauts will wear on the moon, Mars

NASA's first all-female spacewalk will now take place this week

We Talked to Andrew Yang. Here’s How He’d Fix the Internet.

Teens find circumventing Apple’s parental controls is child’s play

Huawei lashes out at Estonia for ‘unfounded’ security claims

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US District Judge Ann Donnelly has just denied bail for R. Kelly. Per @EDNYnews , she said "proposed home detention would not be sufficient to deter obstruction or witness intimidation." Here’s DOJ’s motion from earlier today asking judge to deny bail.

Since I began at about 2 mo ago, a substantial portion of my time has been taken up working on this story, with . The result: "Mark Zuckerberg leveraged Facebook user data to fight rivals and help friends, leaked documents show"

A friend in Berkeley has been making and passing these out.

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. publishes this statement below all election stories since MacronLeaks hack. I translated it.

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"Since 1973, American productivity has increased by 77 percent, while hourly pay has grown by only 12 percent. If the federal minimum wage tracked productivity, it would be more than $20 an hour, not today’s poverty wage of $7.25.”

Oped: I have served in the Air Force and in Congress. People still tell me to ‘go back’ to China. (by @tedlieu )

US District Judge Chhabria will allow a Cambridge Analytica-related case to go ahead, slapping down Facebook’s efforts to get it dismissed.

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City of San Francisco has just sued @realDonaldTrump  @POTUS  in federal court over sanctuary city issue.

The Nervous Civil Servant’s Guide to Defying an Illegal Order

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