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Tim Cook Thinks Consumers Should Have More Control Over Their Data

20 seconds ago   |   Fortune

Tim Cook thinks we all deserve privacy online. In an article penned by the Apple CEO Thursday in Time , he attempts to explain how we can get it. "This problem is solvable-it...
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The Latest: Giuliani: Trump didn't know about poll-rigging

10 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune   |   4 articles

The Latest on Michael Cohen's work with a tech firm to rig two online polls for Trump :
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Snap and WeWork have done an outstanding job showing the problems with making CEOs all-powerful

Snap and WeWork have done an outstanding job showing the problems with making CEOs all-powerful

28 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Recent news out of WeWork and Snap illustrates the shortcomings of their corporate structures. At Snap, CEO Evan Spiegel's imperial management style seems to be driving away...
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Facebook Removed Hundreds More ‘Inauthentic' Accounts Linked to Russia

50 minutes ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Facebook said it removed more than 350 pages and accounts linked to operations in Russia Thursday, on the grounds that the account holders “activity coordinated with one...
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Looking for a Shooting Star? A Satellite Might Be Able to Create ‘Meteor Showers' On Demand

50 minutes ago   |   Fortune

Meteor Showers can be a beautiful thing to witness, but in order to see one, you have to get your timing just right. Now, one company is looking at a way to create a similar...
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Hate Assembling IKEA Furniture? This Robot Might Be Able to Help

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Researchers have designed a robot operating system that can process and understand how-to instructions, and put them into action, Science News reports . Dileep George, an...
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Michael Cohen reportedly gave a tech firm $12,000 and a boxing glove in a Walmart bag to try and rig polls in Trump's favor

Michael Cohen reportedly gave a tech firm $12,000 and a boxing glove in a Walmart bag to try and rig polls in Trump's favor

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Michael Cohen in early 2015 paid a small tech firm to try and rig two online polls to help then-candidate Donald Trump. The president's former lawyer and fixer reportedly paid...
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Shareholders are pressuring Amazon to stop selling facial recognition tech to the government

2 hours ago   |   CNBC

A group of Amazon shareholders have filed a letter demanding the company to stop selling its facial recognition software to government agencies.
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Fossil shares jump after Google agrees to buy smartwatch tech for $40 million

3 hours ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

Google will buy $40 million worth of Fossil's smartwatch tech, Fossil said on Thursday, driving shares of the company upward.
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The most bizarre tweets from 'Women for Cohen,' the Michael Cohen-funded account promoting him as a 'sex symbol'

The most bizarre tweets from 'Women for Cohen,' the Michael Cohen-funded account promoting him as a 'sex symbol'

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Michael Cohen paid a tech firm to run a Twitter account with the purpose of making him look like a "sex symbol" during the 2016 election. Cohen, the president's former lawyer...
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Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him...

Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him to postpone SOTU

President Donald Trump sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cancelling her government trip to Belgium, Egypt, and Afghanistan, citing the ongoing partial government... Read more ...

Trump Fixer Michael Cohen Tried to Rig Presidential Election Polls, Says...

Trump Fixer Michael Cohen Tried to Rig Presidential Election Polls, Says Tech Consultant

Michael Cohen, Donald Trump's former lawyer and fixer, reportedly hired someone to try rigging online polls in Trump's favor during the 2016 presidential election. According to... Read more ...

Ousted CBS CEO Les Moonves will fight the company over the $120 million...

Ousted CBS CEO Les Moonves will fight the company over the $120 million severance it denied him following allegations of sexual misconduct

Former CBS CEO Les Moonves will fight CBS over its decision to deny him $120 million severance, CBS said in an SEC filing on Thursday. The CBS board of directors denied Moonves... Read more ...

Michael Cohen reportedly gave a tech firm $12,000 and a boxing glove in a...

Michael Cohen reportedly gave a tech firm $12,000 and a boxing glove in a Walmart bag to try and rig polls in Trump's favor

Michael Cohen in early 2015 paid a small tech firm to try and rig two online polls to help then-candidate Donald Trump. The president's former lawyer and fixer reportedly paid... Read more ...

The Trump administration is reportedly considering lifting some tariffs on...

The Trump administration is reportedly considering lifting some tariffs on China to help get a trade deal done

The US is considering eliminating some or all tariffs on China, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is pushing for tariffs on $250... Read more ...

LeBron James was eating dinner with Kevin Love when Kyrie Irving called to...

LeBron James was eating dinner with Kevin Love when Kyrie Irving called to apologize for bristling at LeBron's leadership on the Cavs

Kyrie Irving called LeBron James to apologize for bristling as James' leadership tactics when they were with the Cleveland Cavaliers. When James received the call, he was... Read more ...

Anti-vaxxing, diabetes, and air pollution are among the biggest global...

Anti-vaxxing, diabetes, and air pollution are among the biggest global health threats of 2019

The World Health Organization has released a list of the top threats to global health in 2019 . While past lists have included outbreaks of various diseases, this year's list... Read more ...

Pelosi backtracks on her letter asking Trump to delay State of the Union

Pelosi backtracks on her letter asking Trump to delay State of the Union

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi suggested moving the date of the president's annual State of the Union address until the partial government shutdown is over, citing security... Read more ...

Tesla is ending its popular referral program that rewarded owners with a...

Tesla is ending its popular referral program that rewarded owners with a load of free perks because it's getting too expensive

Tesla's customer referral program will end February 1, Elon Musk said on Twitter . The program was adding too much cost to vehicle production, especially the Model 3 , he... Read more ...

Can't afford a house? The Fed says exorbitant student loan debt could be at...

Can't afford a house? The Fed says exorbitant student loan debt could be at fault

A new paper from the Federal Reserve suggests that exorbitant student loan debt is keeping young people from buying houses. "We estimate that roughly 20 percent of the decline... Read more ...