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Microsoft's Brad Smith: Tech companies won't wait for U.S. to act on social media laws

14 Sep 2019

NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO Microsoft Corp President and Chief Legal Officer Brad Smith said on Friday that U.S. tech companies will change how they moderate online platforms in response to new laws from foreign governments, regardless of whether U.S. lawmakers take action. | Video

Explainer: Advertising executives point to five ways Google stifles business

12 Sep 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK U.S. authorities investigating Alphabet Inc's Google for anticompetitive behavior have recently begun probing the company's $116 billion-a-year advertising business.

EXPLAINER-Advertising execs point to five ways Google stifles business

12 Sep 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK, Sept 11 U.S. authorities investigating Alphabet Inc's Google for anticompetitive behavior have recently begun probing the company's $116 billion-a-year advertising business.

Snap, in augmented reality push, launches new Spectacles version

13 Aug 2019

Snap Inc said Tuesday it will launch a new version of its Spectacles sunglasses that will have the capability of capturing photos and videos and uploading them directly to its unit Snapchat.

Snap, in augmented reality push, launches new Spectacles

13 Aug 2019

Aug 13 Snap Inc said Tuesday it will launch a new version of its Spectacles sunglasses, which will have the capability of capturing photos and videos and uploading them directly to its unit Snapchat, as the technology company works to develop its augmented reality features.

Oregon joins states' lawsuit to block T-Mobile, Sprint merger

13 Aug 2019

Oregon has joined a multistate lawsuit to block the merger of U.S. wireless carriers T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp, the New York attorney general's office, which is leading the lawsuit along with California, said on Monday.

New tech news site The Markup says ousted editor Angwin to return

07 Aug 2019

Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist Julia Angwin, who was ousted in April as editor-in-chief of The Markup, a technology-focused start-up she co-founded, has been rehired, the nonprofit news organization said on Tuesday.

Snap to raise $1 billion to invest in AR, possible acquisitions

06 Aug 2019

Snap Inc on Tuesday said it will raise $1 billion in short-term debt and plans to invest in more media content, augmented reality features and may also buy other companies.

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