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Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 03:10 PM EDT

Huawei Asks Court to Rule US Security Law Unconstitutional

Huawei Asks Court to Rule US Security Law Unconstitutional

Fighting to maintain its access to major markets for next-generation communications, Chinese tech giant Huawei is challenging the constitutionality of a 2018 U.S. law that bars it from selling telecoms equipment...

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 07:01 PM EDT

Zuckerberg Faces Summons After Snubbing Canadian Lawmakers

Zuckerberg Faces Summons After Snubbing Canadian Lawmakers

Canadian lawmakers voted Tuesday to serve a summons on Facebook executives Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg that would compel them to appear before them the next time either visits Canada. The decision comes...

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 06:55 PM EDT

Did Iranians Pose as US GOP Politicians on Social Media?

Did Iranians Pose as US GOP Politicians on Social Media?

Starting in April 2018, a group of anonymous people created fake American social media accounts to pose as journalists, plant letters to newspapers and impersonate Republican candidates for Congress — all in an...

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 05:53 PM EDT

Twitter Seeks 'Tweeter in Chief' to Run Company Handle

Twitter Seeks 'Tweeter in Chief' to Run Company Handle

Twitter’s career page lists a new “Tweeter in Chief ” position that the company is hoping to fill in San Francisco, New York “or any office in the US.” Whoever gets it has to run the @Twitter account. ”You’ll...

Monday, May 27, 2019 at 06:59 PM EDT

'Fortnite' Player's Lawsuit Takes on 'Wild West' of Esports

'Fortnite' Player's Lawsuit Takes on 'Wild West' of Esports

In the young and lucrative world of video game streaming, few groups are as popular as FaZe Clan. And few streamers are as popular as Turney Tenney, 21, who goes by Tfue, NBC News reports. But just last spring...

Monday, May 27, 2019 at 05:42 PM EDT

'Nuts! Out of Control. Do Something': American Robocall Outrage

'Nuts! Out of Control. Do Something': American Robocall Outrage

Both the FCC and the Federal Trade Commission receive a mind-boggling number of complaints monthly from Americans who can't stand the growing scourge of scam calls. Last year, the FCC received 232,000 complaints...

Friday, May 24, 2019 at 06:28 AM EDT

NASA's First-of-Kind Tests Look to Manage Drones in Cities

NASA's First-of-Kind Tests Look to Manage Drones in Cities

NASA has launched the final stage of a four-year effort to develop a national traffic management system for drones, testing them in cities for the first time beyond the operator's line of sight as businesses...

Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 11:33 PM EDT

SpaceX Launches Rocket From Cape Canaveral

SpaceX Launches Rocket From Cape Canaveral

SpaceX Thursday night launched a rocket from Cape Canaveral with the first batch of what could ultimately be thousands of satellites providing space-based internet service around the globe after the mission was...

Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 04:56 PM EDT

Company Backed by Elon Musk Gets Contract for Self-Driving Transit System

Company Backed by Elon Musk Gets Contract for Self-Driving Transit System

A company backed by tech billionaire Elon Musk has been awarded a nearly $49 million contract to build a transit system using self-driving vehicles underneath the Las Vegas Convention Center. The board of...

Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 06:56 PM EDT

Facebook: Fake Account Removal Doubles in 6 Months to 3B

Facebook: Fake Account Removal Doubles in 6 Months to 3B

Facebook says it removed more than 3 billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as the previous six months. What Facebook's new report Thursday doesn't say, though, is how many it also...

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