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Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 at 02:30 PM PDT

Amazon Exceeds 100 Million Prime Members Worldwide

Amazon Exceeds 100 Million Prime Members Worldwide

Amazon has exceeded over 100 million Prime members worldwide, according to CEO Jeff Bezos. In the latest annual shareholder letter, Bezos stressed the importance of having higher standards in running a business...

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 at 07:00 AM PDT

TaskRabbit Offline After Security Breach

TaskRabbit Offline After Security Breach

TaskRabbit says it's investigating a cybersecurity incident that has caused it to shut down its online on-demand services platform. The Ikea-owned service has been offline since Monday and showed no signs of...

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 at 04:23 AM PDT

Facebook Introduces New Privacy Safeguards in Europe

Facebook Introduces New Privacy Safeguards in Europe

Facebook is introducing more privacy safeguards to users in Europe as part of efforts to comply with new rules meant to make it easier for consumers to give and withdraw consent for the use of their data. The...

Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 06:05 PM PDT

SF Passes Ordinance Requiring Permits for Electric Scooters

SF Passes Ordinance Requiring Permits for Electric Scooters

The San Francisco City Attorney's Office on Monday issued cease and desist letters for "the unlawful operation" of three electric scooter companies operating in the city.

Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 01:23 PM PDT

Crowdfund Raises Over $3,000 to Buy Tesla CEO a New Couch

Crowdfund Raises Over $3,000 to Buy Tesla CEO a New Couch

Tesla CEO Elon Musk's net worth is over $19 billion, according to Forbes, but people saw how hard he has been working to deliver the Tesla Model 3 cars, and they want to buy him a couch.

Monday, Apr 16, 2018 at 04:18 PM PDT

SF-Based TaskRabbit Investigates Cybersecurity Incident

SF-Based TaskRabbit Investigates Cybersecurity Incident

San Francisco-based TaskRabbit reports a cybersecurity incident and have shut down its app and website while the company investigates.

Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 03:10 PM PDT

SF Issues Cease and Desist Letter for Electric Scooters

SF Issues Cease and Desist Letter for Electric Scooters

The San Francisco City Attorney's Office on Monday issued cease and desist letters for "the unlawful operation" of three electric scooter companies operating in the city.

Monday, Apr 16, 2018 at 02:19 PM PDT

Launch Delay for NASA's Newest Planet-Hunting Spacecraft

Launch Delay for NASA's Newest Planet-Hunting Spacecraft

NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft will have to wait another couple of days before lifting off. Two hours before Monday evening's scheduled launch, SpaceX announced it needed more time to check its rocket,...

Sunday, Apr 15, 2018 at 02:57 PM PDT

Why Data Privacy Could Unite Red and Blue America

Why Data Privacy Could Unite Red and Blue America

In a country divided on policy, politics and culture, concerns about privacy emerge as something of a great uniter, Simmons data suggest. Americans of all stripes share a feeling of helplessness when they...

Saturday, Apr 14, 2018 at 03:23 PM PDT

Facebook CEO Didn't Have All the Answers for Congress

Facebook CEO Didn't Have All the Answers for Congress

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg often came across as one of the smartest people in the room as he jousted with U.S. lawmakers demanding to know how and why his company peers into the lives of its 2.2 billion users....

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