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12 days agoAn Apple app showing an annexed Crimea satisfies Russia but leaves Ukraine anguished, angry -- Russian's 2014 seizure of the territory is not recognized by the U.S., the EU and much of the international community. Apple's move to do so — at least within Russia — is prompting calls to boycott the company.
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22 days agoSources say TikTok is looking at ways to shake off its ties to China -- Ideas discussed reportedly include expanding operations in Southeast Asia, possibly Singapore, and rebranding the app in the U.S.
23 days agoTikTok looking at ways to shake off its ties to China -- As TikTok faces mounting scrutiny from U.S. lawmakers and regulators, some employees and advisers in recent weeks have approached senior executives to suggest ways the company could rebrand.
25 days agoThe streaming era has finally arrived. Everything is about to change -- Once a generation, Hollywood experiences a seismic shift. It is happening again as the Big Three entertainment companies — Disney, NBCUniversal and WarnerMedia — launch their video platforms
26 days agoAn electric Mustang SUV? Detroit's big sustainability bet -- Ford is hoping some of the cachet of the original Mustang will rub off on the new model and boost demand for electric vehicles, which now represent just 2 per cent of the market.
26 days agoI found work on an Amazon website. I made 97 cents an hour -- On Mechanical Turk, owned by Amazon, scores of thousands of humans earn pennies or dollars doing tasks that computers cannot yet easily do.
26 days agoApple plans stand-alone AR and VR gaming headset by 2022 -- CEO Tim Cook has talked up AR for some time, and the technology is the core of Apple's next big hardware push beyond the iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch.
26 days agoAI is learning everything from us — including our biases -- As new, more complex AI moves into an increasingly wide array of products, like online ad services and business software or talking digital assistants, tech companies will be pressured to guard against the unexpected biases that are being discovered.
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1 month agoFacebook doesn't want to censor political ads over accuracy, executive says -- Chief Technology Officer Mike Schroepfer says as a private company, Facebook doesn't want to make decisions about speech — but it would draw the line at political ads if they encourage violence.
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1 month agoShe fined tech giants billions of dollars. Now she wants sharper tools -- A tool Margrethe Vestager has revived after nearly two decades is the option of ordering a company cease actions the commission alleges to be anticompetitive, even before a case is completed.
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1 month agoFacebook's libra hits extra regulatory roadblocks in Europe -- Valdis Dombrovskis, who is slated to stay on as vice president of the European Commission in charge of financial regulation, said Tuesday that libra posed a systemic risk to the euro, given the size of the companies that are behind the global cryptocurrency-based payments network.
2 months agoBurned by bitcoin: Early cryptocurrency millionaire has lost his 'love for the industry' -- Jered Kenna headed the first U.S. cryptocurrency exchange, but is now disillusioned.
2 months agoUber Copter will now fly you over Manhattan gridlock for $200 -- Through the app, customers are able to schedule a journey as far as five days in advance, until space is full. As with Uber car rides, prices will fluctuate, based on demand.
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2 months agoSamsung Galaxy Fold review: The $2,000 phone of the future is here — please don't break it -- The world's first foldable smartphone demands some added caution, especially for those of us who have become so accustomed to handling, well, smartphones.
2 months agoFacebook risks EU court order to censor hateful posts globally -- The EU Court of Justice will decide how far Facebook's obligations go to ensure such content stays away from its platform.
2 months agoVisa, Mastercard, others reconsider involvement in Facebook's Libra network, sources say -- Wary of attracting regulatory scrutiny, executives of some of Libra's backers have declined Facebook's requests to publicly support the project, the people said.
2 months agoFacebook risks EU court order to censor hateful posts globally -- EU Court of Justice judges will rule Thursday on a case that Facebook warns could threaten freedom of speech if a worldwide obligation to hunt down content is imposed on the company and other technology giants.
2 months agoUPS drones win milestone FAA permission to take off shackles -- The devices promise to reduce carriers' costs as the surge of e-commerce increases demand for home delivery.
2 months agoFacebook to exempt opinion and satire from fact-checking
2 months agoScammers find more opportunities on internet marketplaces -- A study found people most easily fall victim to what the Better Business Bureau categorizes as "online purchase" scams, which involve purchases and sales on direct seller-to-buyer sites like Craigslist and eBay.
2 months agoApple Watch Series 5 review: A smartwatch that's more like a watch -- Part fitness tracker, part health monitor, part daily minder and personal assistant, the Watch has evolved into a useful accessory.
2 months agoCatching Gen Z Requires a Big Fish: Instagram
2 months agoThe sexy electric vehicle you probably haven't heard of is gunning for Tesla -- The Polestar 2 can travel up to 440 kilometres on a single charge, go from zero to 96 kph in under 5 seconds with all-wheel drive and boasts being the first vehicle of any kind to feature a built-in Android infotainment system.
2 months ago'They don't need us anymore': Autoworkers fear electric unrest -- Dread over the prospect that plug-in cars will doom auto jobs helped spark the first United Auto Workers strike against General Motors Co. in over a decade.
2 months agoCEO exits at Juul, WeWork show pitfalls of torrid growth -- The events this week suggest that Facebook's old mantra of 'move fast and break things' isn't as reliable a formula for long-term success as it once seemed.
2 months agoMatch.com used scam accounts to con users, FTC says -- The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is suing Match.com, claiming in a complaint filed Wednesday that it used the phoney love-interest ads to trick people into purchasing its services.
2 months agoInstagram's content factories are huge — and that's a problem for Facebook -- Instagram has grown so big, so fast and so commercial that it risks losing the stylish and intimate aesthetic that made it wildly popular.
2 months agoGOP Lawmaker Calls for Fed to Detail Its Cybersecurity
2 months agoApple weighs doubling down on bailout of iPhone display supplier -- The company that supplies displays for Apple has run into financial trouble because it has had difficulty branching out into products beyond the iPhone and because it doesn't yet commercially produce a newer type of screen for smartphones.
2 months agoAmazon Extends Alexa's Reach Into Wearables
2 months agoFTC Sues Match for Allegedly Tricking Users With Fake Ads
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2 months agoGoogle Refuses to Pay for News Links in France
2 months agoTech-powered trucks force transport sector to consider cybersecurity -- Some fear hackers could divert valuable cargo from its destination, paralyze logistical networks or enable trade secrets to be compromised.
2 months agoUber Restricted to Short-Term License in London
2 months agoSnap detailed Facebook's aggressive tactics in 'Project Voldemort' dossier -- Facebook has previously said that its acquisitions fuel innovation, rather than stifle it, and a spokeswoman said the company's addition of new services and features over the years gives consumers more choices.
2 months agoGoogle wins case limiting scope of EU's 'right to be forgotten' -- The decision is a victory for the Alphabet Inc. search engine and the companies and free-speech advocates that supported it.
2 months agoApple to Keep Building Mac Pro in U.S. After Securing Tariff Relief
2 months agoFollowing Apple's Lead, Google Launches Subscription Videogame Service
2 months agoGoogle braces for landmark global privacy ruling -- There is concern that expanding the 'right to be forgotten' in the EU will clash with free speech.
2 months agoCompanies Face Uncertainty Over Challenges to Trans-Atlantic Data Transfers
2 months agoUber, Lyft drivers torn as California law could reclassify them -- Rachel Hudson has driven for Lyft for about five years and fears employment status could mean having to work in scheduled shifts that would wipe out flexibility.
2 months agoU.S. grants Apple 10 exemptions from tariffs on Chinese imports -- The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative on Friday granted Apple exemptions on its Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2 and various internal components.
2 months agoFacebook suspends more apps, tightens data controls -- Facebook said the suspended apps are associated with about 400 developers, though many were still in test phases.
2 months agoApple's Challenge for iPhone 11: Halt Flagging Sales in China
2 months agoTwitter Suspends Former Saudi Official Linked to Khashoggi Killing
2 months agoNintendo Seeks to Sustain Switch Sales With Stripped-Down Console
2 months agoExecutive coach or therapist? It's getting harder to tell the difference -- Some people who would shun a therapist would gladly schedule regular visits with an executive coach. But there are concerns coaching strays too far into the territory of mental health.
2 months agoU.S. Needs to Do More on 5G, Senator Says
2 months agoZuckerberg Meets With Trump, Faces Tough Questions from Senators -- Sen. Richard Blumenthal described the meeting as a mix of criticism and constructive dialogue over the tech industry's "repeated failures" to protect election security and consumer privacy.
2 months agoYou Can Update Your iPhone to iOS 13 Today but You Probably Shouldn't
2 months agoHuawei launches first smartphone without Google's key apps -- Since the company was added to the U.S. Commerce Department's 'entity list' in May, it has been effectively blocked from buying U.S.-sourced technology.
2 months agoChina's Tencent to Invest in Educational Startup VIPKid
2 months agoCash may be king in India but Google is prince of mobile payments -- In India, the Alphabet Inc. has one of its fastest-growing hits ever with Google Pay, a two-year-old app that millions of consumers are using to spend and transfer tens of billions of dollars.
2 months agoApple Communications Chief to Leave Company
2 months agoMultifactor Authentication Can Stop Hacks but Annoy Employees
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2 months agoHuawei Suspended From International Cybersecurity Forum After U.S. Ban
2 months agoFacebook Jumps on the Streaming Bandwagon With New Portal Device
2 months agoHow hackers could break into the Smart City -- Hackers have, in recent years, effectively held cities hostage through ransomware, sometimes crippling critical systems for months at a time.
2 months agoTips for Keeping Your Mobile Phone (Relatively) Safe
2 months agoShould Cities Ever Pay Ransom to Hackers?
2 months agoCompanies Compete to Be Cryptocurrency Custodians
2 months agoDo Messaging Apps Fit Into the Workplace? Not Always Comfortably
2 months agoU.S. Coast Guard Flexes Cyber Muscles
2 months agoAmazon music to keep on rockin' with high-definition streaming -- Amazon Music, the No. 3 music-streaming service by subscriptions, envisions bringing better sound quality to the masses.
2 months agoThe upgrader's guide to the iPhone 11 (and all the other choices) -- Looking to upgrade? With Apple's yearly upgrade hypecycle, it's easy to lose track of which phone is the best bang for your buck. This guide makes it a little bit clearer.
2 months agoiPhone 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max review: The battery life we've been dying for -- Battery and camera weren't the only iPhone 11 highlights, though they were certainly the biggest.
2 months agoWorld catching up with China on surveillance tech -- Huawei is leading the charge, providing surveillance technology in 50 countries, far more than its nearest competitor, the report says, adding "no other company comes close."
2 months agoAntitrust Enforcers Signal Discord Over Probes of Big Tech
2 months agoGTA gas prices poised to spike after drone attack on Saudi oilfield -- Experts say price for gas could go up by as much as 12 cents a litre after drone attacks knock out nearly 6 per cent of the world's crude supply
2 months agoAmazon changed search algorithm in ways that boost its own products -- The issue is particularly sensitive because the U.S. and the European Union are examining Amazon's dual role—as marketplace operator and seller of its own branded products.
2 months agoApple's bare cupboard vs. Netflix, Disney bulk: Will it work to win the streaming wars? -- Apple and Disney throw their hat in the ring to compete for your subscription dollar in a crowded field that includes Hulu, Amazon Prime Video and Netflix.
2 months agoDisney Chief Executive Robert Iger resigns from Apple's board -- Iger, who has led Disney as CEO since 2005, joined Apple's board in 2012 and was serving as the nominating-committee chair and on the compensation committee.
3 months agoHouse Committee requests tech executives' emails in antitrust probe -- Dozens of executives, including Jeff Bezos and Mark Zuckerberg, named in requests for emails and executive communications.
3 months agoHackers Use Spyware to Track SIM Cards
3 months agoWashington, Silicon Valley Struggle to Unify on Protecting Elections
3 months agoAmazon starts crowdsourcing Alexa responses from the public. What could possibly go wrong? -- Amazon made its Alexa Answer program available to the general public this week after several months of beta testing, opening up its artificial intelligence assistant to crowdsourced recommendations for unprogrammed questions.
3 months agoGoogle Subpoenaed for Details on Its Ad Business
3 months agoGovernment to Google: Let Employees Speak Out -- While Google executives have bragged about open debate in their workplace, employees have complained of retaliation for raising concerns about equality and freedom of speech.
3 months agoData Breaches Elicit Calls for More Transparency
3 months agoGoogle pays more than $1 billion to settle French tax cases -- France has started levying a new tax against large companies with significant digital revenue in the country, retroactive to the start of 2019.
3 months agoIt's a Fish-Eat-Fish World. Scientists Want to Change That.
3 months agoFrance hardens position against Facebook's Libra currency -- The country said the Libra project would lead to "an eventual privatization of money," replacing weaker currencies in countries around the world and undermining states' sovereign independence.
3 months agoOracle Co-CEO Mark Hurd Taking Medical Leave
3 months agoAt more diverse Apple event this year some minorities still left out -- While more women and people of colour took the stage, critics shine light on glaring omission: ' . . . sadly, no African Americans speaking — some in the ads.'
3 months agoApple undercuts rivals with streaming price -- Apple set monthly prices for its TV+ video-streaming service and Arcade videogame-streaming service at $4.99 (U.S.), largely undercutting rivals.
3 months agoSmart cities will require smarter cybersecurity -- Deploying these technologies comes at a cost, however, in that the number of connections also gives hackers more opportunities to break into city systems.
3 months agoActivist Wants AT&T to Be More Like Verizon
3 months agoChip Makers Still Await Clearance to Sell to Huawei
3 months agoTech Giants in Battle to Store Health Data in the Cloud
3 months agoU.S. Files Criminal Charges Against Chinese Professor Linked to Huawei
3 months agoThe government vs. Big Tech: Arguments each side could make -- Federal antitrust laws are broadly written, giving the government flexibility to apply them to new forms of monopolistic conduct as the economic landscape evolves.
3 months agoCompanies explore encryption that withstands quantum computing -- A few organizations holding particularly sensitive data are looking for ways to protect their information from hackers.
3 months agoApple bets more cameras can keep iPhone humming -- Sources say Apple plans to reveal a trio of new iPhones with additional rear cameras and enhanced capabilities for low-light photos on Tuesday.
3 months agoStates to launch Google, Facebook antitrust probes -- The antitrust probes put added pressure on the tech giants, which are already under federal scrutiny.
3 months agoDemocratic senators question Facebook on hidden gun sales -- In a letter to Mark Zuckerberg, 15 senators—including three 2020 presidential candidates—asked for information about the company's knowledge of, and efforts at policing, the sale of guns on Marketplace.
3 months agoSlack Intensifies War of Words With Microsoft
3 months agoStruggling media could get lift from Competition Bureau digital scrutiny -- Examination of possible anti-competitive practices by digital giants like Facebook and Google could offer a reprieve to the traditional media they 'decimated,' but industry watchers say the step feels years behind other world powers
3 months agoCompetition watchdog ramps up scrutiny of digital giants -- Competition Bureau urges businesses to provide them with anti-competitive reports which they say may lead to enforcement against online behemoths such as Facebook and Google
3 months agoGerman Probe of Facebook Highlights Data Risks
3 months agoStadium Weeds Out Disruptive Fans With Facial Recognition
3 months agoHearing Loss? A New Device Lets You Feel Sound
3 months agoSamsung launches smartphone meant to make blockchain friendlier -- The phone will feature the same hardware and packaging as the two sizes of the Galaxy Note 10, and is expected to be sold at similar prices, which start at around $1000.
3 months agoSlack Shares Plunge Despite Raising Full-Year Outlook
3 months agoTwitter Disables Texting Feature Amid Hacks
3 months agoYouTube to Pay Fine, Adjust Site Over Children's Privacy
3 months agoFacebook Lays Out Challenges of Letting Users Take Their Own Data
3 months agoAs Dorian Strikes, WhatsApp Connects Family Across Distance
3 months agoCompanies Use Cyber Ranges to Practice Security Skills
3 months agoHuawei accuses the U.S. of cyberattacks and threats to its staff -- Huawei detailed numerous allegations against the U.S. on Tuesday, in which it also denied stealing smartphone-camera tech from multimedia producer Rui Oliveira.
3 months agoStreaming services draw new subscribers with old-time rock 'n' roll -- Older music is the biggest growth area in music streaming, according to Nielsen.
3 months agoTrade-secrets case seen as warning to Silicon Valley -- Experts say they can't think of another example in which FBI pursued a criminal case against a U.S. tech employee accused of taking proprietary material to a new job.
3 months agoYearslong tax dispute could cost big tech companies billions -- A long-running tax dispute is creating hefty expenses for big U.S. tech companies like Facebook and Alphabet.
3 months agoNo Relief for Big Tech Under New EU Leadership
3 months agoFounders of successful tech companies are mostly middle-aged, study finds -- Researchers looked at startups established between 2007 and 2014 and analyzed the top 0.1 per cent — defined as those with the fastest growth in employment and sales. They found that the average age of the companies' founders was 45.
3 months agoGoogle researchers uncover 2-year iPhone hack tied to malicious websites -- In a deep-dive blog post published late last week, Ian Beer, a security expert on Google's Project Zero, detailed how hackers had been using malicious websites to exploit an iPhone software vulnerability.
3 months agoThe next hot job: Pretending to be a robot -- Postmates, which received a permit to operate its Serve delivery robot and is already testing it for food delivery, employs a growing team of 'pilots' to oversee food ferries.
3 months agoCEO Jack Dorsey's Twitter Account Was Hacked, Company Says
3 months agoFraudsters used AI to mimic CEO's voice in unusual cybercrime case -- The CEO of a U.K.-based energy firm thought he was speaking on the phone with his boss who asked him to send the funds to a Hungarian supplier.
3 months agoTesla Raises Price of Model 3 in China Ahead of Tariff Jump
3 months agoUber, Lyft, DoorDash Threaten Ballot Fight Over California Gig-Worker Law
3 months agoSenators Want Answers on Listings for Unsafe Amazon Merchandise
3 months agoDell Reports Record Revenue in PC Division
3 months agoApple Opens Door to iPhone Repairs by More Outside Vendors
3 months agoAcademics and Experts See Esport Potential for Cybersecurity
3 months agoThe First Female Space Tourist on What We Can Do in Orbit
3 months agoYouTube puts original series in front of paywall as streaming competition heats up -- The Google-owned company says it's lifting the paywall on upcoming seasons of marquee programs after they were previously only available through its ad-free subscription service called YouTube Premium.
3 months agoBox's Revenue Growth Slows
3 months agoApple tightens privacy rules on Siri recordings after backlash -- 'We realize we haven't been fully living up to our high ideals, and for that we apologize,' Apple wrote Wednesday in a blog post.
3 months agoHackers Escalate IRS Impersonation Scams
3 months agoAmazon holds talks with Indonesian ride-hailing startup Gojek -- The companies have discussed an arrangement by which Amazon would make a sizable investment in Gojek and tap into the Jakarta-based company's delivery infrastructure.
3 months agoFormer Google Engineer Charged With Stealing Trade Secrets
3 months agoPeloton to Pursue Nasdaq Listing, Dual-Class Stock Structure in IPO
3 months agoHuman Error Often the Culprit in Cloud Data Breaches
3 months agoGoogle Warns Against Blocking 'Cookies' Entirely, Triggering Criticism
3 months agoGlobalfoundries Launches Legal Battle Against Taiwan Semiconductor, Also Targets Manufacturers
3 months agoGlassdoor's Operating Chief to Become Its Next CEO
3 months agoAT&T Telecom Chief John Donovan to Retire
3 months agoHow to haggle with your hacker -- Hackers were demanding about $10,000 in bitcoin to decrypt the municipality's data—a hefty sum for a district with a population of about 1,350.
3 months agoCities Are Saying 'No' to 5G, Citing Health, Aesthetics---and FCC Bullying
3 months agoGoogle Curbs Political Debate by Employees
3 months agoU.S. Appeals Court Freezes Antitrust Ruling Against Qualcomm
3 months agoAmazon deal opens door to bigger footprint in India -- The retail giant is acquiring a small stake in Future, one of India's largest retailers, in a deal that gives it an option to take a much larger stake after three years.
3 months agoAmazon has ceded control of its site. The result: thousands of banned, unsafe or mislabeled products -- A Wall Street Journal probe finds 4,152 items for sale on Amazon.com have been declared unsafe by federal agencies, are deceptively labeled or are banned by federal regulators.
3 months agoAttention Amazon Shoppers: How to Safety-Proof Your Order
3 months agoHuawei launches A.I. chip in push to unseat U.S. makers -- Huawei on Friday revealed details of the chip, the Ascend 910, designed to crunch the massive amounts of data used to build A.I. algorithms, and said it is available immediately.
3 months agoHP CEO Dion Weisler Stepping Down
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3 months agoNew York Officials Plan for Cyber Defenses Around 5G
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3 months agoSchools Brace for Cyberattacks
3 months agoBrace yourself for robocall's evil twin: Robotext -- Robotexts are similar to robocalls in that spammers use them to trick you into sharing your personal information.
3 months agoHuawei finance chief argues Canada abused her rights -- Allegations contained in hundreds of pages of documents and videos showing the arrest last year of Huawei's finance chief, Meng Wanzhou
3 months agoGun Sellers Are Sneaking Onto Facebook's Secondhand Marketplace
3 months agoFacebook to let users control their data from other companies -- The initiative was one of several announced by Facebook, including others designed to improve how news gets presented on the platform as well as how it guards against political bias.
3 months agoThere's Life After Death Online
3 months agoQualcomm, LG Reach New Patent-Licensing Deal
3 months agoU.S. Cities Rethink Data Relationship With Residents
3 months agoTwitter, Facebook Act Against Disinformation on Hong Kong Protests
3 months agoTesla to lease solar panels to homeowners -- Rentals are available in six states: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New Mexico. They start at $50 a month in each of those states except California, where they start at $65 a month.
3 months agoNorsk Hydro Tests AI in Cyber Defenses After Attack
3 months agoSilicon Valley looks north as tech giants expand in Toronto -- Technology companies are hiring more workers in Toronto, attracted by the region's diverse population of 6.4 million, a deep pool of skilled labour and cultural similarities to major U.S. cities such as San Francisco, New York and Chicago.
3 months agoSilicon Valley looks north as tech giants expand in Toronto -- Amazon.com and Google are hiring thousands of engineers in Vancouver and Toronto, and homegrown success stories such as Shopify Inc. are taking off.
3 months agoTumblr and the end of the eyeballs-are-everything era
3 months agoDelta Sues Chatbot Provider Over 2017 Breach
3 months agoNvidia's Earnings Show Signs of Recovery
3 months agoAccused Capital One hacker stole data from more than 30 other targets, officials say -- Capital One originally said it had tens of millions of credit card applications stolen, including one million Canadian social insurance numbers.
3 months agoHackers Subvert Security Checks Like the Browser Padlock
3 months agoYou should definitely track your loved ones' phones. Actually, maybe not -- Location-sharing apps plot your phone's real-time whereabouts on a map visible to whomever you choose.
3 months agoThe Indoor Farmer Who Wants to Remake Appalachia's Agriculture
3 months agoHuawei technicians helped African governments spy on political opponents -- Huawei Technologies Co., the world's largest telecommunications company, dominates African markets, where it has sold security tools that governments use for digital surveillance and censorship.
4 months agoCisco's Outlook Dampened by China Slowdown, Trade Dispute
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