Tag "Policy"

Google warns users in Australia free services are at risk if it’s forced to share ad revenue with “big media”

August 17, 2020 0

Google has fired a lobbying pot-shot at a looming change to the law in Australia that will force it to share ad revenue with local

EU-US Privacy Shield is dead. Long live Privacy Shield

August 11, 2020 0

As the saying goes, insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. And so we arrive at the news,

How to access ‘America’s Seed Fund,’ the $3 billion SBIR program

August 8, 2020 0

One of the best-kept secrets in the world of capital is that the federal government has billions of dollars it’s dying to give away to

Daily Crunch: Trump bans transactions with ByteDance and Tencent

August 8, 2020 0

Trump escalates his campaign against Chinese tech companies, Facebook extends work from home until the middle of 2021 and Netflix adds support for Hindi. Here’s

Daily Crunch: Twitter and Facebook take action against Trump

August 7, 2020 0

Facebook and Twitter are taking a stronger stand against pandemic misinformation, we preview the latest version of macOS and a mental health startup raises $50

Trump signs orders banning US business with TikTok owner ByteDance and Tencent’s WeChat

August 7, 2020 0

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Thursday banning transactions with ByteDance, the parent company of popular app TikTok. The White House also announced

Facebook just took down a Trump post that claimed kids are immune to COVID-19

August 6, 2020 0

Facebook took down a video President Trump posted to his account Wednesday, citing its rules against false claims about the coronavirus. The decision to remove

Twitter locked the Trump campaign out of its account for sharing COVID-19 misinformation

August 6, 2020 0

Twitter took action against the official Trump campaign Twitter account Wednesday, freezing @TeamTrump’s ability to tweet until it removed a video in which the president

What Microsoft should demand in exchange for its ‘payment’ to the US government for TikTok

August 4, 2020 0

In one of the crazier news stories (and in 2020, that is saying something), President Donald Trump said today during a media availability event that

Daily Crunch: Microsoft-TikTok acquisition inches closer to reality

August 4, 2020 0

A possible Microsoft–TikTok acquisition is causing plenty of drama, we review Google’s new budget Pixel and SpaceX’s Crew Dragon returns to Earth. Here’s your Daily