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Report: Google Lands Huge Contract with Department of Defense

Axios reports that Google, the tech giant known for the sharp anti-Trump bias of its executives and founders and its self-admitted “shift toward censorship” in…

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Facebook Censorship Lawsuit Heads to Appeals Court

Facebook is facing another censorship showdown in court, based on a suit brought by the owner of a censored viral news page set to appear…

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Facebook-Backed Advocacy Group Will Spread Message that Big Tech Is ‘Essential’ to Free Speech

Facebook is helping set up a new political advocacy group in D.C., called “American Edge,” hoping to dissuade lawmakers against regulating big tech companies, according…

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Congress Calls Jeff Bezos to Testify over ‘Possibly Criminally False’ Amazon Claims

Amazon founder, Washington Post owner and world’s richest man Jeff Bezos has been called before Congress to address charges that Amazon has potentially criminally misled the public…

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Comcast Loses IP Theft Case to TiVo

Comcast, the telecom giant that owns NBC and MSNBC lost a lawsuit that alleged the company deliberately stole multiple pieces of intellectual property from TiVo for…

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Google-Funded Niskanen Center Goes to Bat for Tech Giant Against Oracle

As Google faces criticism over its collaboration with Apple on Chinese virus “contact tracing,” one of the D.C. think tanks it funds, the Niskanen Center,…

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WSJ: Amazon Uses Data from Sellers to Launch Competing Products

If you’re a business selling your products through Amazon, the e-commerce giant may use data on your products and sales to develop its own, competing…

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Report: Inside Paul Singer’s Attempt to Take Down Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

Vanity Fair has published a longform article about the future of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, providing an inside glimpse into attempts from establishment Republican billionaire…

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YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki: Recommending Vitamin C Is Chinese Virus ‘Misinformation’

Google-owned YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki appeared on Brian Stelter’s CNN show, Reliable Sources, to discuss the kind of “misinformation” that YouTube is removing during the Chinese…

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Google Will Continue to Harvest Your Data Through Chinese Virus Screening

Verily, the life sciences wing of Google parent company Alphabet Inc., will not comply with a request from lawmakers to drop its mandatory Google account…

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Posted in Apple Chinese virus coronavirus Economy Google health Masters of the Universe privacy and security Tech Wuhan coronavirus

Apple and Google Join Forces on Chinese Virus Phone Tracking

Apple and Google, who together control over 99 percent of the global smartphone operating system market, are joining forces to track contact between carriers of…

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Jack Dorsey Pledges $1 Billion to Fund Chinese Virus Relief

Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey announced that he will provide $ 1 billion of his own money for relief efforts to combat the Chinese…

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Posted in Android Chinese virus coronavirus Economy Google health Masters of the Universe Tech Wuhan coronavirus

Google Used Phone Location Data to Publish ‘Social Distancing’ Compliance Report

Google has published reports for 131 countries showing citizens’ compliance with guidance and orders from governments to “socially distance,” or stay at home, according to…

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Google-Funded Tech Lobbyist Berin Szoka Apologizes for Post About Trump Dying from Coronavirus

D.C. swamp-creature Berin Szóka sparked outrage on Monday when he tweeted that it would be “poetic justice” if President Trump died of the Wuhan Coronavirus. But…

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Serial Privacy Violator Google Tries to Rebrand as Privacy Defender

Google recently announced that it would phase out third-party cookies, which track activity while browsing the web, in a move the tech giant says is…

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