California passes bill to make internet safer for kids

California passes bill to make internet safer for kids

A girl looks at her computer screen Alain Jocard | AFP | Getty Images The California state legislature this week passed a bill that, if passed, would require online platforms to take additional steps to ensure their services are safe for young users. The state senate unanimously approved California Age Appropriate Design Code Act Monday, … Read more

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai: Interview with CNBC

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai: Interview with CNBC

Google CEO Sundar Pichai says that while consumers put the covid pandemic in the rearview mirror, the economy is clearly a growing concern for the company and the wider market. “We certainly see the uncertainty ahead of us, like everyone else,” Pichai told CNBC’s Deirdre Bosa in an interview Wednesday at Google’s annual I/O conference … Read more

China’s Competitiveness and Chip Bill Passes the House and Goes to Biden

China’s Competitiveness and Chip Bill Passes the House and Goes to Biden

US President Joe Biden reacts to a memo handed to him saying the CHIPS-plus bill has passed the House during a meeting with CEOs on the economy in the Eisenhower’s South Court Auditorium Executive Office Building, next to the White House, in Washington, DC on July 28, 2022. Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images … Read more

Experts: Iran Disrupts Internet; dead in tower collapse at 36

Experts: Iran Disrupts Internet;  dead in tower collapse at 36

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran has cut off internet access to the outside world as angry protesters gathered after a tower collapsed in the country’s southwest that killed at least 36 people, experts said on Tuesday as outrage and grief continued to grow. The disruption has plunged the province into digital isolation, making … Read more

Internet troll ‘Baked Alaska’ pleads guilty in Capitol riot

Internet troll ‘Baked Alaska’ pleads guilty in Capitol riot

A far-right internet personality pleaded guilty on Friday to joining the mob that stormed the US Capitolwhere he broadcast a live video that incriminated him and other rioters, according to a court filing. Hymn Gionetknown as ‘Baked Alaska’ to his social media followers, faces a maximum sentence of six months in prison after pleading guilty … Read more

Harris touts broadband expansion in North Carolina

Harris touts broadband expansion in North Carolina

Vice President Kamala Harris traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina, on Thursday to meet with people who have benefited from the Affordable Connectivity Program, an effort that aims to increase the number of Americans with home access to connections. high speed broadband. What do you want to know Vice President Kamala Harris traveled to Charlotte, North … Read more

Secret Service may have broken law with text deletions, committee says January 6

Secret Service may have broken law with text deletions, committee says January 6

A member of the US Secret Service talks on a cell phone as US President-elect Donald Trump attends meetings at the US Capitol in Washington, DC November 10, 2016. Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images The U.S. Secret Service may have violated a federal record-keeping law when it allegedly deleted agent texts during the … Read more

CDC approves Novavax vaccine for adults, vaccines available in coming weeks

CDC approves Novavax vaccine for adults, vaccines available in coming weeks

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday signed the Novavaxof the two-dose Covid-19 vaccine as a primary series for adults, offering unvaccinated people the choice of receiving an injection based on conventional technology that has been used for more than 30 years. The CDC’s committee of independent advisors voted unanimously to recommend the … Read more

Canada: Rogers faces anger and questions after hours-long outage | Telecom News

Canada: Rogers faces anger and questions after hours-long outage |  Telecom News

Canadian telecommunications giant Rogers Communications is under pressure to respond to a network outage that left millions of people across Canada without mobile phones or internet access for several hours, in an incident that also drew attention on the lack of competition in the industry. Rogers said Saturday morning that service had been restored for … Read more

Canada: Rogers faces anger and questions after hours-long outage | Telecom News

Canada: Rogers faces anger and questions after hours-long outage |  Telecom News

Canadian telecommunications giant Rogers Communications is under pressure to respond to a network outage that left millions of people across Canada without mobile phones or internet access for several hours, in an incident that also drew attention on the lack of competition in the industry. Rogers said Saturday morning that service had been restored for … Read more