Silicon Valley & Technology

This illustration photo shows a woman in Los Angeles looking at the official Twitter account of US President Donald Trump on…
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Tech giant says it affords world leaders some leeway in breaking platform’s rules
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 01:39 PM
Virgin Hyperloop test in Las Vegas, Nevada
The company has previously run over 400 tests without human passengers at the Nevada site
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 05:23 AM
Tech Firms Battle Users to Stop Spread of Election Misinformation
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Blocking and labeling tweets and posts is not enough, some say
Michelle Quinn
Fri, 11/06/2020 - 01:03 AM
Facebook, Google and Twitter logos are seen in this combination photo from Reuters files.
Twitter, Facebook label President Donald Trump’s postings, claiming there are efforts to undermine the US election
Michelle Quinn
Wed, 11/04/2020 - 09:01 PM
FILE - A TikTok logo is displayed on a smartphone in this illustration taken Jan. 6, 2020.
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Judge Carl Nichols for the District of Columbia says he was unsure if the video-sharing app could demonstrate 'irreparable harm' to win a new injunction against the government's order
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Wed, 11/04/2020 - 04:40 PM
Internet Firms Brace For Election Day
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Twitter, Facebook and others try to balance letting people express themselves while stopping misinformation about election
Michelle Quinn
Tue, 11/03/2020 - 07:05 AM
A woman takes a photo in front of an I Voted sign at a San Francisco Department of Elections voting center in San Francisco,…
Twitter, Facebook and others try to balance letting people express themselves while stopping misinformation about election
Michelle Quinn
Tue, 11/03/2020 - 06:24 AM
Photo by: STRF/STAR MAX/IPx 2020 7/18/20 Twitter was thrown into chaos on Wednesday after accounts for some of the world's most…
Tweets from candidates that claim victory ahead of official results will be flagged
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Mon, 11/02/2020 - 02:55 PM
New Yorkers Enjoy Virtual Reality as Pandemic Refuge
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Some New Yorkers are finding unique ways to get together even when they can’t be in the same space
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Mon, 11/02/2020 - 02:41 AM
Illustration of hacking and cyberattacking. (Grfx by Diaa Bekheet)
Attackers called brazen, heartless, and disruptive threat
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Thu, 10/29/2020 - 01:13 PM
US Lawmakers Attack Social Media CEOs for Taking Down and Labeling Some Speech
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At a Senate hearing just days before the US election, lawmakers criticized technology firms -- and each other
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Thu, 10/29/2020 - 12:46 AM
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey appears on a screen as he speaks remotely during a hearing before the Senate Commerce Committe
Twitter, Facebook make case for content moderation protections
Katherine Gypson
Wed, 10/28/2020 - 01:51 PM
Robots Fight Coronavirus Using Light in Airports, Offices and Hospitals
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When humans leave the room, autonomous robots get busy zapping virus microbes with ultra-violet light
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Tue, 10/27/2020 - 10:42 AM
(FILES) In this file photo taken on April 22, 2008 Lee Kun-Hee (L), chairman of South Korea's largest group Samsung, arrives to…
He transformed the small television maker into a global giant of consumer electronics
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Sun, 10/25/2020 - 12:51 AM
Photo by: STRF/STAR MAX/IPx 2020 9/20/20 A federal judge has temporarily blocked President Trump's executive order banning…
WeChat is an all-in-one mobile app that combines services similar to Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and Venmo
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Fri, 10/23/2020 - 06:45 PM