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Friday, Oct 4, 2019 at 04:18 PM PDT

French Bulldog Owners Sue Dog Walking Company Over Pet's Death

French Bulldog Owners Sue Dog Walking Company Over Pet's Death

The owners of a 10 1/2-year-old French bulldog are suing a West Hollywood-based dog walking company after their pet was run over by an SUV in March and later died of its injuries, allegedly due to the inattenti...

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 04:30 PM PDT

Tiktok Bans Political and Advocacy Advertising From Its Platform

Tiktok Bans Political and Advocacy Advertising From Its Platform

TikTok announced Thursday that it is banning all political ads, a move that sets it apart from other social media platforms that have become destinations for political ad dollars, NBC News reports. TikTok is a...

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 05:47 PM PDT

US Authorities Seek Access to Facebook Encrypted Messaging

US Authorities Seek Access to Facebook Encrypted Messaging

U.S. Attorney General William Barr and other U.S., U.K. and Australian officials are pressing Facebook to give authorities a way to read encrypted messages sent by ordinary users, re-igniting tensions between...

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 11:18 AM PDT

EU Court: Facebook Can Be Forced to Remove Content Worldwide

EU Court: Facebook Can Be Forced to Remove Content Worldwide

The European Union's highest court ruled Thursday that individual member countries can force Facebook to remove what they regard as unlawful material from the social network all over the world — a decision...

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 02:10 PM PDT

US House Panel Taps Defunct Startup for Facebook Files

US House Panel Taps Defunct Startup for Facebook Files

A U.S. congressional committee has requested a trove of internal Facebook documents that the company’s critics say will demonstrate how the social media giant unfairly leveraged its market dominance to crush or...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 04:25 PM PDT

The Future of GoPro: A Conversation With Nick Woodman

The Future of GoPro: A Conversation With Nick Woodman

"We grew our category from scratch," Nick Woodman told a group of reporters. It's a claim few founders can make. But before Woodman's around-the-world surf trip in 2002, there was no such thing as an action...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 12:32 PM PDT

UPS Gets Government Approval to Become a Drone Airline

UPS Gets Government Approval to Become a Drone Airline

UPS has won government approval to operate a nationwide fleet of drones, which will let the company expand deliveries on hospital campuses and move it one step closer to making deliveries to consumers. Many...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 10:16 AM PDT

US Court: FCC Had the Right to Dump Net-Neutrality Rules

US Court: FCC Had the Right to Dump Net-Neutrality Rules

The Federal Communications Commission can dump rules that keep internet providers from favoring some services over others, but couldn't bar states like California from enacting their own prohibitions, a federal...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 10:13 AM PDT

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed the company’s challenges in two hours of leaked audio from internal meetings published in part by The Verge on Tuesday. The audio from two July Q&A meetings with...

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 07:08 PM PDT

Engineer Admits Hacking Yahoo Accounts Searching for Images

Engineer Admits Hacking Yahoo Accounts Searching for Images

A former Yahoo software engineer has pleaded guilty to hacking into the accounts of some 6,000 Yahoo users in search of sexual photos and videos. The US Attorney's Office says Reyes Daniel Ruiz admitted in...

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