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Elon Musk says he would lift Twitter ban on Trump
by Glenn Chapman - May 11, 2022 - 9:38am
Elon Musk on Tuesday said he would lift Twitter's ban on former US president Donald Trump if Musk's deal to buy the global messaging platform is successful.
Facebook hits anti-vaccine campaign harassing doctors
by Glenn Chapman - December 2, 2021 - 10:14am
Facebook's parent company Meta said Wednesday it had derailed an anti-vaccine campaign that harassed medical workers, journalists and elected officials, in a signal of the ongoing pressure from coronavirus pandemic-tied...
Facebook ends facial recognition over privacy fears
by Glenn Chapman - November 3, 2021 - 7:59am
This policy change shuts down a feature that automatically identified people who appeared in Facebook users' digital photos, and was key to the company building a global library of faces that became a magnet for...
Embattled Facebook changes parent company name to 'Meta'
by Glenn Chapman - October 29, 2021 - 7:23am
The new handle comes as the company battles to fend off one of its worst crises yet and pivot to its ambitions for the "metaverse," which would blur the lines between the physical world and the digital one.
'Facebook Papers' hit as platform reports billions in profit
by Glenn Chapman - October 26, 2021 - 12:16pm
Facebook announced over $9 billion in quarterly profits, hours after a US news collective published a deluge of withering reports arguing the company prioritizes its growth over people's safety.
Google debuts new Pixel, latest try in smartphone fight
by Glenn Chapman - October 20, 2021 - 7:12am
Google touted the phones as completely "reimagined" during a presentation in which it pointed to security, speed, style and sophisticated software capabilities.
Disney streaming booms as theaters grapple with pandemic
by Glenn Chapman - August 13, 2021 - 3:20pm
US entertainment giant Disney said Thursday its online streaming services have boomed while it grapples with how to release films.
As subscriptions slow down, Netflix looks to video games for growth
by Glenn Chapman - July 21, 2021 - 9:23am
Global streaming giant Netflix on Tuesday said it added more subscribers than expected in the recently ended quarter and will add video games to its entertainment mix to fuel growth.
Facebook to hold politicians accountable for disinformation
by Glenn Chapman - June 5, 2021 - 9:50am
Facebook said it will no longer give politicians blanket immunity for deceptive or abusive content based on their comments being newsworthy.
Union drive at Amazon warehouse fails after bitter campaign
by Glenn Chapman - April 12, 2021 - 9:55am
A contentious unionization drive at an Amazon warehouse in the southern US state of Alabama failed Friday as a vote count showed a wide majority of workers rejecting the move.
Twitter sees jump in user base amid US election turmoil
by Glenn Chapman - February 10, 2021 - 8:01am
Chief executive Jack Dorsey said the San Francisco platform remained focused on “promoting healthier conversations for those who use our service.”
Facebook, Apple see profits boom from home-stay consumers
by Glenn Chapman - January 28, 2021 - 7:07am
Blowout quarterly updates from the two Silicon Valley giants highlighted how consumers increasingly relied on social media.
Netflix tops 200 million subscribers on boost from home-stay orders
by Glenn Chapman - January 20, 2021 - 8:15am
Paid membership increased 23% in the final quarter of 2020 when compared with the same period a year earlier, but average revenue per membership was flat.
Facebook bans Trump 'indefinitely' for inciting violence
by Glenn Chapman - January 8, 2021 - 8:22am
Facebook has banned President Donald Trump from the platform "indefinitely" due to his efforts to incite violence at the US Capitol, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said Thursday.
Trump targets Chinese apps as his days in office dwindle
by Glenn Chapman - January 6, 2021 - 4:26pm
The executive order is to take effect in 45 days, just weeks after Trump is replaced in the White House by President-elect Joe Biden on January 20.
Salesforce to buy Slack in $27.7-B software megadeal
by Glenn Chapman - December 2, 2020 - 10:15am
Salesforce on Tuesday announced a $27.7 billion deal to buy online collaboration firm Slack, giving the business software giant a broader array of tools as the pandemic fuels a remote work trend.
Apple bundles TV, music, news and more in services push
by Glenn Chapman - September 16, 2020 - 8:00am
Apple Inc. ditched its flagship iPhone on this year's event, and instead unveiled new versions of iPad and smartwatch.
Twitter, Facebook take fresh steps to curb election manipulation
by Glenn Chapman - August 7, 2020 - 3:22pm
Twitter and Facebook on Thursday announced moves to thwart efforts to deceive or divide voters as the US nears a contentious presidential election.
Zuckerberg to urge US to update 'rules for the internet'
by Glenn Chapman - July 29, 2020 - 7:58am
Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg will tell a major antitrust hearing Wednesday that the internet giant would not have succeeded without US laws fostering competition, but that the rules of the internet now need u...
Netflix shares dive on profit miss despite user growth
by Glenn Chapman - July 17, 2020 - 3:13pm
Netflix shares dived on Thursday after the leading streaming entertainment service reported relatively flat quarterly profits despite rising subscriber numbers.
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