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Wednesday, Feb 13, 2019 at 03:40 PM PST

Ex-Apple Lawyer Accused of Profiting From Confidential Info

Ex-Apple Lawyer Accused of Profiting From Confidential Info

U.S. authorities are accusing a former Apple attorney of brazenly breaking insider trading rules that he helped draft, while profiting from stock sales and investments that he made after receiving confidential...

Wednesday, Feb 13, 2019 at 10:21 AM PST

Google Will Spend $13 Billion on US Real Estate in 2019

Google Will Spend $13 Billion on US Real Estate in 2019

Google's massive footprint is only getting bigger in 2019. CEO Sundar Pichai said in a blog post on Wednesday that the company is building new data centers and offices and expanding several key locations across...

Friday, Feb 8, 2019 at 05:35 AM PST

Facebook Offers New Tools for Security, Privacy

Facebook Offers New Tools for Security, Privacy

Facebook on Thursday admitted there are problems on the social media platform that must be addressed and offered new tools to help with security and privacy.

Thursday, Feb 7, 2019 at 08:54 AM PST

Facebook Data Use Called 'Exploitative Abuse' in Germany

Facebook Data Use Called 'Exploitative Abuse' in Germany

German authorities ruled Thursday that Facebook should not be allowed to use customer data from other apps and websites to help target advertisements shown on their Facebook pages without their explicit consent,...

Thursday, Feb 7, 2019 at 07:55 AM PST

Twitter Posts Bigger 4Q Profit, Monthly User Base Slips

Twitter Posts Bigger 4Q Profit, Monthly User Base Slips

Twitter is reporting that revenue and profit and its daily user base all grew in the final three months of 2018. But its monthly user count slipped and guidance for the current quarter was below some expectati...

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