Police Disrupt Cyber Fraud Network

Police Disrupt Cyber Fraud Network

An online platform of selling phishing kits to cyber criminals has been shut down.

TikTok Ban Measure Attached to House Foreign Aid Bill

TikTok Ban Measure Attached to House Foreign Aid Bill

Legislation that could ban TikTok in the U.S. won a major boost late Wednesday when House Republican leaders included it in a package of bills that would send aid to Ukraine and Israel.

Google Fires 28 Who Protested at Its Worksites Over Contract with Israel

Google Fires 28 Who Protested at Its Worksites Over Contract with Israel

Google has fired 28 employees who were involved in sit-in protests over the company’s cloud computing contract with the Israeli government, according to statements from the company and campaigners.

European Union Questions TikTok Over Lite Version That Pays Users to Watch

European Union Questions TikTok Over Lite Version That Pays Users to Watch

European Union regulators said Wednesday they're seeking details from TikTok on a new version of the video sharing platform that pays users to watch videos.

Apple Seeks to Diversify its Supply Chains

Apple Seeks to Diversify its Supply Chains

Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company will 'look at' manufacturing in Indonesia as he met with Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Wednesday.

Samsung Gets $6.4B for Texas Chip Plant

Samsung Gets $6.4B for Texas Chip Plant

The Biden administration reached an agreement to provide up to $6.4 billion in direct funding for Samsung Electronics to develop a computer chip manufacturing and research center in Texas.

Two Tribal Nations Sue Social Media Companies Over Affects on Teens

Two Tribal Nations Sue Social Media Companies Over Affects on Teens

Two tribal nations, one each in North Dakota and Wisconsin, are accusing social media companies of contributing to the disproportionately high rates of suicide among Native American youth.

Internet Providers Roll Out Labels for Customers

Internet Providers Roll Out Labels for Customers

The labels will make it easier to know what's on your bill.

Instagram Begins Blurring Nudity in Direct Messages for Teenagers' Accounts

Instagram Begins Blurring Nudity in Direct Messages for Teenagers' Accounts

Instagram said it is enacting new tools to protect young people and deter sexual extortion, including a feature that will automatically blur nudity from images in direct messages.

Internet Service Must Include Labels for Pricing, Performance, FCC Says

Internet Service Must Include Labels for Pricing, Performance, FCC Says

“Broadband labels” for internet packages soon must reveal specifics of pricing, according to  rules adopted this week by Federal Communications Commission.

US Lawmakers Unveil Plan to Protect Citizens Online

US Lawmakers Unveil Plan to Protect Citizens Online

The proposal announced Sunday evening would define privacy as a consumer right and create new rules for companies that collect and use personal information. 

Elon Musk Will Be Investigated For Fake News, Obstruction in Brazil

Elon Musk Will Be Investigated For Fake News, Obstruction in Brazil

A Brazil Supreme Court justice included Elon Musk as a target in an investigation of dissemination of fake news and alleged obstruction.

White House Announces $6.6B to Expand Microchip Manufacturing in U.S.

White House Announces $6.6B to Expand Microchip Manufacturing in U.S.

The Biden administration on Monday pledged to provide up to $6.6 billion so a Taiwan semiconductor firm can expand facilities it is building in Arizona.

Apple Lays Off More Than 600 Workers in California

Apple Lays Off More Than 600 Workers in California

Apple is laying off more than 600 workers, marking the company’s first big wave of post-pandemic job cuts amid a broader wave of tech industry consolidation.

Confused Reactions as Blue Check Status Returns to Some X Profiles

Confused Reactions as Blue Check Status Returns to Some X Profiles

Elon Musk’s X, the platform formerly known as Twitter, has begun restoring complimentary blue checks for some profiles, resulting in questions and confusion among the network's users.