Amid the Capitol riots, Facebook faced its own uprising

Amid the Capitol riots, Facebook faced its own uprising

WASHINGTON (AP) – As Donald Trump supporters looted the US Capitol on January 6, attacking police and forcing judges to hide, an uprising was taking place within the world’s largest news company. Thousands of miles away, in California, Facebook engineers rushed to fix internal controls that slowed the spread of incorrect information and stimulated internal … Read more

Anthony Scaramucci hopes Trump SPAC will continue to rise so that former president can stop running in 2024

Anthony Scaramucci hopes Trump SPAC will continue to rise so that former president can stop running in 2024

Hedge fund founder Anthony Scaramucci, who served briefly in the Trump administration, told CNBC on Friday that he wants SPAC affiliated with former President Donald Trump to succeed because it could stop him from contesting the 2024 election. Scaramucci’s comments on the “Squawk Box” came as part of a significant search for Digital World Acquisition … Read more

Google is removing Roku’s YouTube apps

YouTube leaves Roku. And now the battle between the two companies has caught the attention of Congressmen trying to push their big tech antitrust legislation forward. After a month-long dispute between Roku and YouTube parent company Google, Google announced on Thursday that it would no longer allow Roku customers to download the YouTube or YouTube … Read more

5 things you should know before the stock market opens on Friday October 22nd

Here are the key news, trends, and analysis investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stock futures mixed after the record close of the S&P 500 Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, USA on October 20, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters US stock futures … Read more

Opinion: Snap points out the possibility that Apple caused the long-feared “Ad-Mageddon”

Snap Inc. raised the alarm on Thursday for the long-feared collapse in Internet advertising that could come in the normally busy fourth quarter. Long feared, because since Apple Inc. AAPL, + 0.15% Announcing upcoming iPhone privacy changes, many internet advertising companies are warning of the impact this is having on their bottom line. Apple updated … Read more

Facebook fined $ 70 million for violating order in the Giphy deal | Technical news | WION – WION

Facebook fined $ 70 million for violating order in the Giphy deal | Technical news | WIONWION Facebook fined $ 70 million for withholding information about its Giphy acquisitionThe edge Facebook has fined the UK $ 69.4 million for failing to provide data during the Giphy investigationMarket observation Facebook has a fine of 50.5 millionThe … Read more

‘Stop freaking out about inflation’ and buy these companies

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Tuesday compiled a list of companies that are benefiting from inflation, suggesting that investors are looking for performance there while price pressures weigh on other parts of the market. “Don’t fall into the trap of believing that the entire market will be destroyed by ongoing inflation, with the exception of oils,” … Read more

Facebook settles allegations that it discriminated against US workers for jobs

Mark Zuckerberg, CEO and founder of Facebook Inc., speaks during a hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee in Washington, DC, the United States, on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images Facebook has settled claims that it has refused to recruit or hire U.S. workers for positions it has … Read more

Legislators are questioning whether top Amazon executives lied to Congress

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos Mark Ralston | AFP | Getty Images Five members of the House Judiciary Committee sent a letter to Amazon CEO Andy Jassy asking if the company’s top executives had misled Congress or lied under oath in a comprehensive investigation into the competitive practices of big tech companies . Representatives … Read more

Facebook wants to create 10,000 jobs in the EU for the “metaverse” vision

In this photo illustration, the Facebook logo can be seen on a smartphone screen with the EU flag in the background. Chukrut Budrul | SOPA pictures | LightRocket via Getty Images LONDON – Facebook plans to create 10,000 jobs in the European Union over the next five years to build a digital world known as … Read more