Why mass shooting videos keep spreading online even as tech giants try to stop them

Mabel R. Acton

If the aftermath of the horrific mass shooting three years ago in New Zealand gives any indication, social media may be haunted for years by graphic video of Saturday’s attack on a grocery store in Buffalo, New York.

In March 2019, a gunman in Christchurch, New Zealand, killed 51 people at two mosques and livestreamed it on Facebook. To this day, major social media platforms and tech companies are still fighting off attempts to upload and share slightly altered versions of the shooter’s video, according to the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism, a tech industry group that pushes back

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Galway’s Vivasure Medical raises €22m for its intravascular patch tech

Mabel R. Acton

The funding round was led by an unnamed multinational, which has the option to buy Vivasure upon reaching ‘certain milestones’.

Vivasure Medical, a medtech company based in Galway, has raised €22m to help fund the clinical development and regulatory approval of its percutaneous vessel closure technology.

The company has built a device called PerQseal, which it pitches as the first sutureless and fully absorbable synthetic implant for large-bore arterial vessel punctures, available to physicians across Europe for use in endovascular procedures.

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Its proprietary bioabsorbable intravascular patch seals blood vessels from the inside, returning the artery or vein to its natural

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Sheriff’s $1.1M mobile command post brings modern technology to emergency settings

Mabel R. Acton

Ventura County Sheriff’s officials unveiled the first of two new mobile incident command posts Wednesday.

The rolling command center will be used as a communication hub during wildfires and other disasters, at major crime scenes and for search-and-rescue operations, among other duties.

The gleaming black trailer, which stretches 45 feet, is equipped with a conference room for up to 34 people, a dispatch room with three stations and 17 radios optimized for multiple agencies ranging from the California Highway Patrol to Naval Base Ventura County.

The new vehicle will phase out equipment from the 1990s and provide technology that wasn’t

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Essex SEO Company Celebrates Fifteen Years In Operation

Mabel R. Acton

Bee Spotted has been designing cutting-edge websites intended to stand out from the crowd since 2007. The team of expert web designers work with clients to create a website that not only looks great but also ranks high on the search engines.

Bee Spotted and Sharon Hawkins are pleased to announce that the Essex SEO services have reached the milestone of fifteen years in operation. The company has the skills and expertise to create a website to stand out from the competitors. The team of expert designers will work with clients to design a website that looks great and ranks

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