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In Secret Meeting, White House Tells Tech Giants That Trump’s Trade Wars Will Boost...

White House officials sought to reassure tech industry representatives at a private meeting last week that the Trump administration's pugnacious trade policies will ultimately...
Mark Zuckerberg (Douglas Christian/ZUMA Press/Newscom)

Leaked: Senate Democrats Circulating Plans for Government Regulation of Digital Platforms

A leaked memo circulating among Senate Democrats contains a host of bonkers authoritarian proposals for regulating digital platforms, purportedly as a way to get tough...

YouTube, Apple, Facebook, and Others Ban Alex Jones from Media Platforms

Apple Inc, Alphabet Inc’s YouTube, Facebook Inc and Spotify all took down podcasts and channels from U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, saying on Monday...

Bible Lens, New App from Creators of YouVersion, Gets Over 265,000 Downloads in Less...

A new free app from the people behind YouVersion Bible App has gotten more than 265,000 installations in less than three days, making it...

NASA Picks 9 Astronauts for First Manned U.S. Space Launches Since 2011 for Boeing,...

NASA on Friday named nine astronauts for the first manned space launches from U.S. soil since the space shuttle program ended in 2011. The National...

WhatsApp to Start Charging Business Users as Social Company Faces Slow Usage

Facebook Inc’s (FB.O) WhatsApp messenger service will start charging businesses for sending marketing and customer service messages, it said on Wednesday, as the social...

Facebook Says It Removed 32 Pages Involved in Political Influence Campaign

Facebook announced Tuesday afternoon that it has removed 32 Facebook and Instagram accounts or pages involved in a political influence campaign with links to...

Samsung Electronics Profit Growth at Slowest in More than a Year as Galaxy S9...

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) posted its slowest quarterly profit growth in more than a year on Tuesday as its Galaxy S9 device missed...

Most Downloaded Bible App, YouVersion, Celebrates Its 10-Year Anniversary Helping Change Bible Engagement Worldwide

This July, YouVersion celebrates the 10-year anniversary of the Bible App, which was one of the first 200 free apps available when Apple launched...
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Facebook Allots $10 Million a Year for Zuckerberg Family Security

Facebook approved a $10 million annual pre-tax allowance to amplify security for CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his family. The allowance, announced in an SEC filing...

Snapchat to Shut Down Snapcash on August 30

Those who rely on Snapchat's Snapcash are going to have to switch to another payment service. As was first reported by TechCrunch, Snapchat is planning...

Google Translate Shows Religious Messages About the Bible, the End Times, and the Return...

If a user of Google Translate keys in "dog" 19 times, when translating from Maori to English, a message about the end times and...

Microsoft Rises Past $800 Billion in Value

Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) shares rose about 5 percent to an all-time high on Friday, after investors cheered another blockbuster quarter, backed by growth in...

Zuckerberg’s Comment on Holocaust Denial Puts Facebook on the Spot

Denying the Holocaust happened is probably OK on Facebook. Calling for a mob to kill Jews is not. Mark Zuckerberg’s awkward and eyebrow-raising attempt this...

EU Fines Google $5 Billion Over Mobile Practices

European regulators came down hard on another U.S. tech giant Wednesday, fining Google a record $5 billion for forcing cellphone makers that use the...

Mark Zuckerberg, a Jew, Defends the Right of Holocaust Deniers to Post on Facebook;...

In an interview with Recode, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg defended the site’s decision to not remove accounts that post false information, saying...

Study Shows Internet Filters Are Not Effective in Preventing Teens From Seeing Sexual Material

A new study has revealed that internet filters, designed to protect young people from seeing sexually explicit material, don't really work. Researchers Andrew K. Przybylski...

Uber Being Investigated Over Alleged Gender Discrimination

Uber Technologies is being investigated by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission stemming from a complaint about gender inequity, the Wall Street Journal reported...

After 3 Years of Diversity Efforts, Facebook’s Number of Black and Hispanic Engineers Remains...

As part of its mission to “bring the world closer together," Facebook is trying to increase diversity in its ranks. But while it’s made great strides...

U.S. Commerce Department Lifts Ban on Chinese Telecom Giant ZTE

The Commerce Department has officially lifted a ban on Chinese telecom giant ZTE. The move came after ZTE deposited $400 million in escrow into a U.S....