Twitter Removes Thousands Of Accounts For Manipulating Its Platform
Many accounts Twitter has suspended or removed have been added to a growing archive of tweets identified as part of "state-backed information operations."
The Mysterious Death Of The Hacker Who Turned In Chelsea Manning
Adrian Lamo was a hero in the hacker community for years. Everything changed when he began exchanging messages with U.S. Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning.
Amazon Makes 'Climate Pledge' As Workers Plan Walkout
Amazon's plans include being carbon-neutral by 2040 and buying 100,000 electric delivery vans. It faced outcry from workers, hundreds of whom planned to join the Global Climate Strike on Friday.
McConnell, Decried As 'Moscow Mitch,' Approves Election Security Money
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has agreed to add $250 million for state and federal efforts to secure the election. Critics say Congress must set aside more dollars and pass a new bill.
Senator Hawley: Facebook CEO Admitted ‘They Struggle With Bias’
Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg acknowledged the company has a problem with political bias, according to Sen. Josh ...
Huawei Unveils First Smartphones Without Google Apps, Owing to US Sanctions
Huawei’s latest smartphone series, the Mate 30, will be the first ones it makes without Google apps installed. ...
Kenyan Inventor Creates Gloves That Translate Sign Language to Audible Speech for the Deaf
The world may be growing in population, but the space between us—not just physically, but socially—grows smaller every ...
China Used Twitter To Disrupt Hong Kong Protests, But Efforts Began Years Earlier
Social media networks banned hundreds of thousands of accounts last month. In NPR's assessment of the data, telling details begin to depict large disinformation campaigns.
Facebook Briefly Blocks Netanyahu Chatbot On Election Day
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lashed out at Facebook on Sept. 17 after the social network blocked a "chatbot" from his right-wing Likud party's account for violating election day rules.
Free Software Pioneer Quits MIT Over His Comments On Epstein Sex Trafficking Case
"I am doing this due to pressure on MIT and me over a series of misunderstandings and mischaracterizations," Richard Stallman wrote on his blog.
Most Isolated Tribe In Continental U.S. Gets Broadband
The Havasupai Tribe's reservation, located at the bottom of the Grand Canyon, is finally getting broadband access. Tribal members say it will improve education, health care and economic development.
Microsoft President: Democracy Is At Stake. Regulate Big Tech
Brad Smith says governments need to step in and set rules for the Internet giants. "Almost no technology has gone so entirely unregulated, for so long, as digital technology," he says.
A Fire Lookout On What's Lost In A Transition To Technology
The number of manned fire lookouts in the U.S. is dwindling, as technology is increasingly used to spot and monitor wildfires. But can technology replace a human watch?
Uber To Pull Jump Bikes From Atlanta And San Diego
Shareable bikes and electric scooters have continued to create issues for cities, prompting some to implement bans and regulations.
In 'Permanent Record,' Edward Snowden Says 'Exile Is An Endless Layover'
In his memoir, the former NSA contractor says he believes he has been proven right as the U.S. has amended laws regarding government surveillance. But the government still wants to prosecute him.
GameStop Announces Closure of up to 200 Stores, Company Says
Video game retailer GameStop said it is planning to shut down 180 to 200 poorly performing stores by ...
To Prevent School Shootings, Districts Are Surveilling Students' Online Lives
More and more schools are investing in technologies that scan social media posts, school assignments and even student emails for potential threats. Privacy experts say the trade-offs aren't worth it.
Edward Snowden Tells NPR: The Executive Branch 'Sort Of Hacked The Constitution'
In an interview with NPR about his memoir, Permanent Record, former NSA contractor Edward Snowden denies any cooperation with Russian intelligence and says he would return if guaranteed a fair trial.
Lawsuits Say Lyft Doesn't Do Enough To Protect Women From Predatory Drivers
Dozens of women say Lyft drivers sexually assaulted them. They are suing the ride-hailing company to force it to make rides safer.
Apple Launches Video-Streaming Service For $4.99 A Month
Apple is entering the video-streaming race, taking on Netflix, Disney and others with a new monthly subscription of $4.99. The company also announced new iPhones, as their sales have been slowing.
Gingrich: Dems have a pathological need to destroy Trump
Ingraham: A calamitous casting call
Rep. Zeldin calls for impeachment hearings to be postponed
Stefanik becomes left's latest target at impeachment hearings
SHIFTY IS STILL HOLDING SECRET HEARINGS AS BARR TELLS PUPLIC TO PREPARE FOR UNREDACTED IG REPORT!
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Cavuto rebukes Trump over attacks on Chris Wallace
'The Five' panel clashes over Pelosi's challenge to Trump
DOJ Inspector General to testify on alleged 2016 campaign spying