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Associated Press:
Facebook is struggling with Today In, its feature curating local news, because 40% of Americans live in places that do not have enough local news coverage   —  About 1,800 newspapers have closed in the US in the last 15 years, partly as a result of internet-based companies like Facebook
Mar 18, 2019, 2:35 PMIn context
Associated Press:
Report: Microsoft says Iran-linked hackers have targeted 2,200+ people at 200+ companies over the past two years, stealing corporate secrets and wiping data   —  REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft has detected cyberattacks linked to Iranian hackers that targeted thousands of people at more than 200 companies over the past two years.
Mar 6, 2019, 7:10 PMIn context
Sylvie Corbet / Associated Press:
France unveils 3% tax on large internet companies with over €25M in French digital revenues, affecting about 30 companies; law expected to pass in coming months   —  PARIS (AP) — The French government on Wednesday unveiled plans to slap a 3 percent tax on the French revenues of internet giants like Google, Amazon and Facebook.
Mar 6, 2019, 10:30 AMIn context
Joe McDonald / Associated Press:
Chinese government report: travelers in China were blocked 23M times from buying plane or train tickets in 2018 due to their poor “social credit”   —  BEIJING (AP) — Skipped paying a fine in China?  Then forget about buying an airline ticket.  —  Would-be air travelers …
Mar 1, 2019, 9:40 PMIn context
Raphael Satter / Associated Press:
Toronto's Citizen Lab, behind exposés of hacking tool vendors like NSO, details meetings arranged by alleged undercover agents likely to get dirt on researchers   —  NEW YORK (AP) — The researchers who reported that Israeli software was used to spy on Washington Post journalist Jamal …
Jan 25, 2019, 10:10 PMIn context
Michael Liedtke / Associated Press:
Netflix raises prices for US subscribers by 13%-18%, its biggest hike ever, immediately affecting new subscribers, over next three months for existing customers   —  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix is raising its U.S. prices by 13 percent to 18 percent, its biggest increase since the company launched its streaming service 12 years ago.
Jan 15, 2019, 9:38 AMIn context
Vanessa Gera / Associated Press:
Poland has searched the Warsaw offices of Huawei and Orange, arrested a Chinese manager at Huawei and charged him with espionage on behalf of China   —  WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's Internal Security Agency has charged a Chinese manager at tech giant Huawei in Poland and one of its own former officers …
Jan 11, 2019, 8:55 AMIn context
Associated Press:
Roku Estimates Q4 Active Accounts Top 27 Million; Streaming Hours Up 68%   —  Roku Inc. (Nasdaq: ROKU) today disclosed preliminary Q4 2018 data for two key operating metrics, active accounts and streaming hours, demonstrating continued momentum for the Roku platform as consumers shift toward streaming and away from traditional linear TV.
Jan 7, 2019, 1:53 PMIn context
Associated Press:
CenturyLink has been experiencing disruptions across the US since early Thursday, impacting internet and 911 call services   —  BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Many CenturyLink customers across the U.S. were without internet Thursday amid a lengthy outage that stretched from New York to California.
Dec 28, 2018, 4:01 AMIn context
Erika Kinetz / Associated Press:
Over 200 foreign electric car makers in China, including Tesla, BMW, and Ford, send their cars' real-time location data to government-backed monitoring centers   —  SHANGHAI (AP) — When Shan Junhua bought his white Tesla Model X, he knew it was a fast, beautiful car.
Nov 30, 2018, 4:10 AMIn context

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