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Faiz Siddiqui / Washington Post:
Uber says it recently modified some of its JUMP electric bikes after finding a braking problem like the one that prompted Lyft to recall its electric bikes   —  Uber acknowledged Monday that it had modified some of its electric bikes recently after the company encountered a braking problem similar …
Apr 16, 2019, 6:25 PMIn context
Brian Fung / Washington Post:
US security concerns over Huawei highlight the lack of US-made alternatives for 5G network equipment, as Swedish, Finnish, and Chinese firms dominate the market   —  No American company provides the same wireless equipment  —  As U.S. officials have pressured allies not to use networking gear …
Apr 10, 2019, 6:25 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Washington Post:
During a hearing, Republicans led by Sen. Ted Cruz continue to say big tech companies are stifling conservative speech even as experts say no evidence exists   —  Republicans led by Sen. Ted Cruz on Wednesday pilloried Facebook, Google and Twitter over allegations they censor conservative users …
Apr 10, 2019, 3:35 PMIn context
Washington Post:
Jeff Bezos and his ex-wife, MacKenzie Bezos, announce a divorce settlement that will leave him with 75% of their Amazon stock and all voting power   —  In a tweet Thursday, MacKenzie Bezos said that her divorce from Jeff Bezos was finalized and that she would give her ex-husband voting control of her Amazon shares.
Apr 4, 2019, 1:32 PMIn context
Kim Zetter / Washington Post:
Researchers create malware that places fake cancerous nodes in CT scans to fool radiologists, showing what high-profile attacks on hospital gear could look like   —  Researchers in Israel created malware to draw attention to serious security weaknesses in medical imaging equipment and networks.
Apr 3, 2019, 3:05 PMIn context
Elizabeth Warren / Washington Post:
Sen. Warren debuts bill expanding criminal liability to large firms' negligent execs for incidents affecting personal data of 1% of US or any state's population   —  Elizabeth Warren represents Massachusetts in the U.S. Senate and is running for the Democratic presidential nomination.
Apr 3, 2019, 1:00 PMIn context
Mark Zuckerberg / Washington Post:
Mark Zuckerberg calls for global regulations in four areas: policing harmful content, election integrity, a GDPR-like privacy framework, and data portability   —  Mark Zuckerberg is founder and chief executive of Facebook.  —  Technology is a major part of our lives, and companies such as Facebook have immense responsibilities.
Mar 30, 2019, 3:32 PMIn context
Washington Post:
Sources: HUD alerted Twitter and Google last year that it is scrutinizing their ad targeting practices for possible housing discrimination   —  The Trump administration delivered its first sanction of a tech giant Thursday, charging Facebook with housing discrimination in a move that could threaten …
Mar 28, 2019, 3:27 PMIn context
Faiz Siddiqui / Washington Post:
Twitter's policy head Vijaya Gadde says it is experimenting with adding a “label” to notable tweets that break its standards explaining why they weren't removed   —  Vijaya Gadde, Twitter's head of legal, policy and trust & safety, made the revelation on stage at a Washington Post-sponsored event in San Francisco.
Mar 28, 2019, 11:50 AMIn context
Shane Harris / Washington Post:
US Army documents show Palantir, which has struggled to win a major defense contract, has won the bid to build a battlefield intelligence system for soldiers   —  The Army has chosen Palantir Technologies to deploy a complex battlefield intelligence system for soldiers, according to Army documents …
Mar 26, 2019, 11:50 PMIn context

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