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The amount that hospitals charge the US government for common inpatient procedures – and the amount that those medical facilities receive for services rendered – varies greatly, according to information released Wednesday by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
The group of hackers which acts as part troublemaker and part watchdog is calling for an Internet blackout today to protest CISPA, a bill which passed last Thursday.
Amidst rising concerns about cyber spying, Sprint and Softbank have said they will not use any equipment from China-based Huawei Technologies.
In a report released today, the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues concluded that the federal government would have to take multiple steps before anthrax vaccine trials with children could be ethically considered.
The colorfully eccentric Kim Schmitz has gone on a Twitter rant to express his grief about the whole Megaupload scandal and to talk about his new Me.ga file-sharing service.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
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