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Zuckerberg backs political ad bill, introduces new verification process for 'issue ads'

It is designed to deter the kind of election meddling and online information warfare that US authorities have accused Russia of pursuing.

07 Apr 2018 2:07 PM

YouTube female attacker was vegan blogger who accused tech giant of bias

Nasim Najafi Aghdam ran a website where she posted about veganism, as well as long passages critical of YouTube.

04 Apr 2018 3:14 PM

YouTube shooting: Top Tech CEOs call for gun control

At least three major Silicon Valley chief executives tweeted about gun control after the shooting.

04 Apr 2018 11:55 AM

Mark Zuckerberg has no plans to extend European privacy law globally

The European law, General Data Protection Regulation, will allow Europeans the right to know what data is stored on them and to delete it.

04 Apr 2018 11:02 AM

Facebook called out for breach of personal data again

The scrutiny presented a new threat to Facebook's reputation, which was already under attack over Russians' alleged use of Facebook tools.

18 Mar 2018 4:15 PM

Women sue Microsoft: 238 harassment plaints filed in 6 yrs

Figure was cited by plaintiffs suing Microsoft for systematically denying pay hike or promotions to women at world’s largest software firm.

13 Mar 2018 2:27 PM

Ex-Uber boss denies plot to steal autonomous car technology secrets from Google

In a second day of testimony, Kalanick maintained he did not ask for proprietary data when he hired a star engineer from Google.

08 Feb 2018 9:10 AM

Twitter will not ban world leaders like Trump irrespective of scandalous posts

Twitter responded in its blog post that even if it did block a world leader, doing so would not silence that leader.

06 Jan 2018 1:59 PM

4.5 magnitude earthquake recorded in California

The US Geological Survey says the quake’s epicenter was 2 miles from Berkeley.

04 Jan 2018 4:45 PM

SoftBank offers to buy Uber shares at 30 pc discount: source

SoftBank is also expected to make a separate $1 billion investment in the company at the $68.5 billion valuation.

28 Nov 2017 10:24 AM