Facebook has banned the Facebook and Instagram accounts of a white nationalist who attended the rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that ended in deadly violence.
Facebook spokeswoman Ruchika Budhraja tells The...
Ride-hailing service Uber has agreed to protect data and audit use of rider information to settle a complaint from the federal government that it deceived customers.
The Federal Trade Commission, in a complaint...
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 01:36 PM EDT
Judge Orders LinkedIn to Stop Blocking Data-Scraping Firm
A federal judge in San Francisco has ordered LinkedIn to stop blocking a startup company from scraping LinkedIn personal profiles for data.
U.S. District Judge Edward Chen has sided with hiQ Labs, a San...
Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 06:03 PM EDT
Social Media Harnessed to Expose White Nationalists at Rally
One of the social media posts resembled a wanted poster or a missing-persons flyer: Photographs of men were arranged in rows, seeking their names and employers.
But the Facebook post wasn't circulated by law...
Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 03:08 PM EDT
British Cybersecurity Expert Pleads Not Guilty to US Charges
A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges accusing him of creating malicious software to steal banking...
Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 02:25 PM EDT
Apple, Aetna Meeting to Bring Apple Watch to Aetna: Sources
Apple and Aetna held secret meetings last week to bring Apple's health- and fitness-tracking device, Apple Watch, to Aetna customers, according to three sources who spoke with CNBC.
Aetna, which covers an...
Facebook anonymously launched a new photo-sharing app in China in a new effort to make inroads in the world's most populous country.
China's ruling Communist Party controls internet traffic across the country's...
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 09:20 AM EDT
The TV-Streaming Paradox: Why You May Miss the Cable Bundle
The future of TV may well be a mishmash of streaming services that could rival the cost of a $100 cable bundle — but that are way more difficult to use.
Disney's plan for two new streaming services (and...
Friday, Aug 11, 2017 at 02:11 PM EDT
NBC Moves 130 Premier League Games to Streaming Service