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Mark Zuckerberg Claims Facebook Is Ready to Pay More Taxes Globally

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is planning to state in an upcoming speech that he is ready for Facebook to pay more tax in certain countries…

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California Court Orders Apple to Pay Employees for Time Lost to Bag Searches

Tech giant Apple, one of the wealthiest companies on Earth, has been ordered by the California Supreme Court to compensate employees for time lost due…

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Justin Danhof: Google Is the Biggest Bully in Silicon Valley

In a recent article for Issues & Insights, Justin Danhof examines the power that search giant Google wields and how it could be used to…

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Tesla Remotely Removes Features from Used Cars Without Warning

Tesla reportedly removed autopilot features from a customer’s used Tesla vehicle without any notice whatsoever. The practice is likely to add more Tesla buyers to…

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Uber Loses $8.5 Billion in 2019, Expects Profitability in 2020

According to Uber’s fourth-quarter earnings released on Thursday, the company lost $1.1 billion for the three-month period but expects to be profitable by the end…

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Google May Have Shared Your Private Videos with Strangers

Google announced this week that its data backup service, Google Takeout, experienced a technical issue that resulted in the leaking of thousands of private user…

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Apple’s Supplier in China Says Coronavirus Won’t Hurt iPhone Production

Apple supplier Foxconn has stated that it has a plan in place to continue to meet all manufacturing obligations in the wake of the coronavirus…

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Facebook Requests Employees Cancel Travel to China over Coronavirus Fears

A recent report claims that Facebook executives have requested that employees with plans to travel to mainland China cancel any non-essential trips over fear of…

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President Trump on Elon Musk: ‘One of Our Great Geniuses’

In an interview with CNBC at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, President Donald Trump praised Tesla CEO Elon Musk stating that he is “one of…

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Bokhari: Facebook Should Stop Acting Like a Government

At the end of the year, I wrote that Silicon Valley had become petty over the last decade, tying itself in knots over minutiae like…

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Alphabet’s Legal Chief Retires Under Cloud of Abuse Allegations

Alphabet, the parent company of tech giant Google, has lost its Chief Legal Officer David Drummond, who is reportedly retiring from the company according to…

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Tesla Becomes Most Valuable U.S. Car Maker with $81 Billion Valuation

Elon Musk’s Tesla has become the most valuable carmaker in America with a market value of $81.39 billion. Analysts foresee trouble in the future, with…

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Report: Tesla Solar Customers Waiting Months for Repairs

According to a recent report, Tesla solar panel owners across Massachusetts have had issues receiving customer support for their panels, with some left waiting almost…

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TikTok Claims No Content Removal Requests from Chinese Government

TikTok’s latest transparency report claims that the Chinese-owned video app received no takedown or user information requests from the communist government of China.

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Google Suspends Chinese Company’s Integration After Smart Home Systems Show Random Strangers

Silicon Valley tech giant Google has suspended the integration of some of its hardware and services with Chinese company Xiaomi after a user who connected…

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