Silicon Valley & Technology

FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2019, file photo, an iPhone displays the Facebook app in New Orleans. Users across the northeast U.S…
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US internet service provider Verizon reported severed fiber in Brooklyn, but it was unclear if that was at the core of the outages
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Tue, 01/26/2021 - 02:28 PM
European Commission President Ursula Von Der Leyen addresses European lawmakers during a plenary session on the inauguration of the new  U.S. president and the current political situation, at the European Parliament in Brussels, Jan. 20, 20
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In speech at Davos, Von der Leyen notes the 'dangers of social media'
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Tue, 01/26/2021 - 03:01 PM
FILE PHOTO: The Twitter logo and binary cyber codes are seen in this illustration taken November 26, 2019. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic…
Called Birdwatch, crowdsourcing tool aims to enlist other Twitter users to vet tweets they think contain misinformation
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Mon, 01/25/2021 - 04:30 PM
Photo by: zz/STRF/STAR MAX/IPx 2021 1/12/21 Twitter suspends 70,000 accounts linked to QAnon. STAR MAX File Photo: 1/12/21…
Image shows Trump playing golf in the shadow of a giant drone, with ‘Revenge is certain’ written in Farsi
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Fri, 01/22/2021 - 10:37 PM
Photo by: STRF/STAR MAX/IPx 2021 1/12/21 Parler moves from Amazon Web Service (AWS) to epik, a domain registrar known for…
Amazon kicked the social media app off its web-hosting service on Jan. 11
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Thu, 01/21/2021 - 08:05 PM
FILE - A  Google sign is shown at one of the company's office complexes in Irvine, California.
Move paves way for individual licensing agreements for French publications, some of which have seen revenues drop with rise of internet and declines in print circulation
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Thu, 01/21/2021 - 07:38 PM
FILE - In this June 11, 2014, file photo, a man walks past a mural in an office on the Facebook campus in Menlo Park, Calif…
Facebook indefinitely suspended Trump’s accounts after he was accused of inciting a deadly insurrection on Capitol Hill
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Thu, 01/21/2021 - 04:11 PM
Photo by: STRF/STAR MAX/IPx 2020 7/18/20 Twitter was thrown into chaos on Wednesday after accounts for some of the world's most…
The Chinese Embassy's account has not posted any new tweets since January 9
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Wed, 01/20/2021 - 10:49 PM
A screenshot of President Biden' @POTUS Twitter page
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Trump administration postings on official social media pages will be archived 
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Wed, 01/20/2021 - 03:51 PM
Palestinian High-Tech Sector Takes Off
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Palestinians say they can provide digital solutions as COVID-19 encourages more remote employment
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Tue, 01/19/2021 - 08:57 PM
Photo by: zz/STRF/STAR MAX/IPx 2021 1/12/21 Twitter suspends 70,000 accounts linked to QAnon. STAR MAX File Photo: 1/12/21…
New law requires companies to appoint a representative to address content complaints
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Tue, 01/19/2021 - 07:54 AM
This illustration picture shows social media application logo from Parler displayed on a smartphone in Arlington, Virginia on…
Parler vanished from the internet when dropped by Amazon Inc.'s hosting arm and other partners for poor moderation
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Mon, 01/18/2021 - 09:03 PM
FILE PHOTO: The Twitter and Facebook logo along with binary cyber codes are seen in this illustration taken November 26, 2019…
Some European leaders see a third way to reduce fake news, hate speech, disinformation and poisonous personal attacks
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Mon, 01/18/2021 - 03:58 PM
FILE - Demonstrators burn flares and wave Polish flags during an annual march to mark Poland's National Independence Day, in Warsaw, Poland, Nov. 11, 2017.
Citing free speech, some populist leaders on the continent see move blocking President Trump from opinion platforms as a threat to themselves
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Thu, 01/14/2021 - 02:27 PM