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Sunday, July 12, 2020 11:27 AM ET

CBS News - Technology

Equipment makers hinder repairs of ventilators, critics say -- Nearly half of hospital biomedical techs denied access to service information including manuals to fix ventilators.

3 days ago

Walmart reportedly launching subscription service -- The $98 membership comes with same-day grocery delivery and early deals access, according to a report.

4 days ago

Facebook civil rights audit: "Serious setbacks" hurt progress -- The audit recommends a "civil rights infrastructure" for the social media giant, but its suggestions aren't binding.

4 days ago

U.S. considers banning TikTok and other apps, Pompeo says -- Pompeo doesn't recommend downloading the app unless "you want your private information in the hands of the Chinese Communist Party."

4 days ago

Uber acquires food delivery app Postmates -- With Postmates buyout, Uber becomes the nation's No. 2 food delivery service, while DoorDash remains the leader.

5 days ago

NSA warns that VPNs could be vulnerable to cyberattacks -- A senior NSA official who briefed reporters Wednesday said the increase in remote work had attracted the attention of potentially malicious cyber actors.

9 days ago

Consumers avoiding stores amid COVID surge -- A recovery in foot traffic to reopened businesses is starting to reverse as states fail to contain the coronavirus.

9 days ago

Companies may shun Facebook now, but maybe not for long -- PR blitz against the social media giant lets Corporate America strike a pose without totally jumping ship.

10 days ago

India bans TikTok, dozens of other Chinese apps amid border standoff -- TikTok, a video-sharing platform that has been downloaded 611 million times in India, is among the apps targeted as the Asian giants feud.

12 days ago

More advertisers flee Facebook as boycott grows -- Adidas, Conagra and Ford are among the latest major brands to swear off the social media platform over hate speech.

12 days ago

Facebook to label rule-breaking posts after advertisers flee -- The company will leave up "newsworthy" posts from politicians that break its rules but will label them, it said.

15 days ago

Microsoft permanently closing nearly all of its global stores -- Software giant will shutter most of its 83 worldwide stores as sales increasingly shift online.

15 days ago

California approves first-of-its-kind rule on electric trucks, vans -- The American Lung Association's State of the Air report for 2020 said seven of the 10 most ozone-polluted cities in the U.S. are in California.

16 days ago

The world's fastest supercomputer is hunting for coronavirus cures -- Japan's "Fugaku" has just unseated an American rival as the world's fastest digital brain, but for its creators, being "useful" came before coming first.

14 days ago

Trump says visa halt could open up 500,000 jobs. Really? -- The H-1B and H-2B visa debate raises questions about the U.S. workforce and how companies use the system to fill jobs.

18 days ago