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Tuesday, Jun 4, 2019 at 05:45 PM EDT

Is 'Big Tech' Too Big? A Look at Growing Antitrust Scrutiny

Is 'Big Tech' Too Big? A Look at Growing Antitrust Scrutiny

Is Big Tech headed for a big breakup? The U.S. Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission are moving to investigate Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple over their aggressive business practices, and the...

Monday, Jun 3, 2019 at 06:36 PM EDT

House Panel to Probe Market Dominance of Big Tech Companies

House Panel to Probe Market Dominance of Big Tech Companies

Congress will be taking a close look at the power of big tech, NBC News reported. The House Judiciary Committee announced Monday that it will hold a series of hearings as part of a bipartisan investigation into...

Monday, Jun 3, 2019 at 08:17 PM EDT

Apple Previews New Software as It Diversifies Beyond iPhones

Apple Previews New Software as It Diversifies Beyond iPhones

Apple, beset by falling iPhone sales, announced upcoming changes to its phone and computer software intended to highlight its increasing emphasis on digital services and to further position it as a fierce...

Tuesday, Jun 4, 2019 at 07:38 PM EDT

12M Quest Diagnostics Patients May Have Had Data Breached

12M Quest Diagnostics Patients May Have Had Data Breached

Quest Diagnostics, one of the biggest blood testing providers in the country, warned Monday that nearly 12 million of its customers may have had personal, financial and medical information breached due to an...

Sunday, Jun 2, 2019 at 06:33 PM EDT

YouTube, Other Services Down Due to Eastern US Congestion

YouTube, Other Services Down Due to Eastern US Congestion

Google is saying users of YouTube and other services are seeing errors or slow performance due to high levels of network congestions in the eastern United States. YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite services are...

Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 at 07:19 PM EDT

Google's Activities Under Scrutiny by US, Europe Regulators

Google's Activities Under Scrutiny by US, Europe Regulators

Google, the tech giant known universally for its search engine, also has fingers in a number of other pies, like online advertising, email messaging and video. That gives U.S. antitrust enforcers, who have...

Friday, May 31, 2019 at 05:18 PM EDT

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Is Now Worth More Than Tesla

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Is Now Worth More Than Tesla

Elon Musk’s space company, SpaceX, is now worth more than his electric car company, Tesla — at least on paper. SpaceX is valued at $33.3 billion, investors familiar with the company’s latest round told CNBC on...

Friday, May 31, 2019 at 12:30 AM EDT

Zuckerberg's Security Chief Accused of Misconduct: Report

Zuckerberg's Security Chief Accused of Misconduct: Report

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's personal security chief faces accusations of sexual misconduct and making racist and homophobic comments, according to a report Thursday by a business news site. In a detailed...

Friday, May 31, 2019 at 04:43 PM EDT

After Marine Son's Suicide, Fla. Woman Turns Grief Into Action for Struggling Vets

After Marine Son's Suicide, Fla. Woman Turns Grief Into Action for Struggling Vets

When a South Florida mother lost her Marine son to suicide six years ago, she made it her life's mission to help other veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and in the process, has taken on the...

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 10:19 PM EDT

Pelosi Slams Facebook for Not Removing Altered Video

Pelosi Slams Facebook for Not Removing Altered Video

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed Facebook on Wednesday for not removing a doctored video that has spread widely on the social network in which she appears to slur her words. The altered video had been slowed...

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