Decrying Chinese spying, the US Secretary of State praised Google, Facebook and Twitter for not sharing user data with Hong Kong government
09 Jul 2020 4:50 PM
Police have stepped up requests on user data to pick up dissidents in the wake of the national security law being enforced.
08 Jul 2020 4:10 PM
“Regulators around the world... must therefore give it their utmost attention,” they said, calling it a “test case” on facing down Big Tech.
02 Jul 2020 9:28 PM
Amazon and Zoox will compete with robotaxi offerings from Waymo, Cruise, Uber and Mobileye.
26 Jun 2020 8:40 PM
Current users can already opt in to auto-delete their data every three or 18 months—a setting that has not changed.
25 Jun 2020 5:29 PM
Google said in a blog post that it would launch a licensing program to pay publishers
25 Jun 2020 4:51 PM
Google, Apple, Microsoft and other tech firms have long relied on skilled immigrants to fill key positions of engineers and data scientists.
24 Jun 2020 7:38 PM
Microsoft Mixer will be shuttered on July 22, the tech giant said in a statement.
24 Jun 2020 7:10 PM
The suit says the company uses racial, identity and viewpoint profiling and filtering tools to restrict, censor, and denigrate blacks.
19 Jun 2020 8:16 PM
Since 2003, Ad Grants has provided non-profits with up to $10,000 per month in free ads on internet search results to help attract donors
19 Jun 2020 6:53 PM
Earlier, the UK government had said the privacy controls that the app developed by the tech companies was unsuitable and ineffective.
18 Jun 2020 9:58 PM
The bill comes weeks after President Donald Trump accused social platforms of suppressing conservative political voices.
18 Jun 2020 8:20 PM
In January, 137 countries, including India, agreed to negotiate tax on tech firms but since tech gains during lockdown, US has backtracked.
18 Jun 2020 6:57 PM
Can’t expect two tech companies to solve Australian media’s problems, says Facebook, dismissing its role in creating some of those problems.
15 Jun 2020 8:24 PM
Among measures urged is a “meaningful” sanctions regime so co-signatories of the 'Code of Good Practice' have an incentive to act.
15 Jun 2020 7:24 PM
Because of liberal laws based on principles of free speech on most dominant online platforms, misinformation is often allowed to stay up.
13 Jun 2020 7:31 PM
Among its features, users will be asked if they wish to grant an app access to their location for just one time.
11 Jun 2020 8:41 PM
Open up and offer more evidence that measures taken are working well, European Commission Vice President Vera Jourova says.
10 Jun 2020 7:39 PM
Pichai also urged his employees to stand together in silence for 8 minutes and 46 seconds to honour
04 Jun 2020 2:38 PM
The US Trade Representative office has announced investigations into nations, including India, with digital services tax.
03 Jun 2020 10:40 PM