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Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019 at 01:28 PM PDT

Uber Cuts 435 More Employees

Uber Cuts 435 More Employees

Uber has laid off 435 additional employees across its product and engineering teams, the company confirmed Tuesday. The ride-hailing company cut 170 people from the product team and 265 people from the...

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019 at 12:20 PM PDT

Apple Unveils a Cheaper iPhone and Pricing for Streaming TV

Apple Unveils a Cheaper iPhone and Pricing for Streaming TV

Apple unveiled new iPhones that are largely unchanged from previous models and accompanied by an unexpected price cut for the cheapest model, underscoring the company's efforts to counteract a sales slump of its...

Monday, Sep 9, 2019 at 01:29 PM PDT

States Led by Texas Target Google in New Antitrust Probe

States Led by Texas Target Google in New Antitrust Probe

Fifty U.S. states and territories, led by Texas, announced an investigation into Google's "potential monopolistic behavior." The Monday announcement closely followed one from a separate group of states...

Sunday, Sep 8, 2019 at 04:45 PM PDT

What to Expect From Apple's Annual iPhone Launch

What to Expect From Apple's Annual iPhone Launch

Get ready for new Apple products. Every fall since 2011, Apple has held a launch event in California where it reveals its annual iPhone update. The goal is to create hype for the products going into the...

Saturday, Sep 7, 2019 at 09:32 AM PDT

How Amazon and Jeff Bezos Made Washington a Second Home

How Amazon and Jeff Bezos Made Washington a Second Home

In just about every direction, the White House is surrounded by e-commerce giant Amazon and its CEO Jeff Bezos. Almost due west from the executive mansion is Amazon Books, a brick-and-mortar version of its...

Friday, Sep 6, 2019 at 05:50 AM PDT

New York Attorney General Is Investigating Facebook for Possible Antitrust Violations

New York Attorney General Is Investigating Facebook for Possible Antitrust Violations

New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced Friday she is launching an investigation into Facebook for possible antitrust violations. Attorneys general of Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Nebraska, North...

Thursday, Sep 5, 2019 at 11:42 AM PDT

Friends With Benefits: Facebook Dating Launches in US

Friends With Benefits: Facebook Dating Launches in US

Facebook is tackling a new frontier: love. Facebook Dating, a matchmaking service the company already offers in Brazil, Canada and 17 other countries , will arrive in the U.S. on Thursday. But after years of...

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 at 01:45 PM PDT

Big Tech Meets With Security Officials to Talk 2020 Election

Big Tech Meets With Security Officials to Talk 2020 Election

U.S. intelligence and federal law enforcement officials met Wednesday with top tech companies to discuss coordinating and planning for potential interference in the 2020 election, according to people familiar...

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 at 10:21 AM PDT

YouTube Will Pay $170 Million to Settle Claims It Violated Child Privacy Laws

YouTube Will Pay $170 Million to Settle Claims It Violated Child Privacy Laws

Google-owned YouTube will pay a record $170 million to settle allegations by the Federal Trade Commission and the New York Attorney General that it earned millions for illegally collecting personal information...

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2019 at 04:22 PM PDT

Facebook Face Recognition Feature to Replace Tag Suggestions

Facebook Face Recognition Feature to Replace Tag Suggestions

Facebook says it is ending its practice of using face recognition software to identify users' friends in uploaded photos and automatically suggesting they "tag" them.

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