Tesla edges into pickup truck market with…

Elon Musk is taking on the workhorse heavy pickup truck market with Tesla’s latest electric vehicle

California lawmaker wants to ban sending unwanted…

A California state senator wants to make it a crime to send unwanted nude photos to people online or in text messages

Politicians Are Using Impeachment-Focused…

Many political social media ads are intended to drive donations or build up email lists. Impeachment-related ads seem to be especially good at it.

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Iran net outage first to effectively isolate a…

Internet connectivity trickles back in Iran after government shut down access to rest of the world

Trump lashes out at Iran for shutting down…

President Donald Trump says Iran is so “unstable” that the Iranian government has shut down the internet so Iranians cannot disclose what he says is the “tremendous violence” occurring in the country

Suspect: Cops Illegally Got My Phone Data—and Maybe Yours

Authorities accessed the cellphone location data of 19 people in the vicinity of a Virginia bank heist before closing in on their suspect, who's claiming the act was illegal. Lawyers for 24-year-old Okello Chatrie of Richmond, who has pleaded not guilty to stealing $195,000 in the armed robbery, say...

Military: 2 airmen killed in crash during…

An Air Force base commander says two U.S. airmen were killed in an accident involving two jets during the landing phase of a training exercise in northwestern Oklahoma

Apple Abruptly Cancels Premiere of New Movie

Apple's move into the movie business isn't off to a promising start: The company has abruptly canceled the world premiere of The Banker , which was set to debut at the American Film Institute's annual festival in Los Angeles Thursday, the Guardian reports. The film—which had a prestigious closing-night slot—...

Google reins in political advertising

Google is limiting how specifically politicians can target ads across its service

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Amnesty International calls Facebook, Google…

In a scathing indictment of the two most powerful corporate giants of the internet, Amnesty International insists in a new report that Google and Facebook be compelled to change what it calls their surveillance-based business models

Apple cancels premiere of ‘The Banker’ over ‘concerns’

Apple has canceled the premiere of one of the tech company’s first original films, ‘The Banker’ the day before it was to debut at Los Angeles’ AFI Film Festival

Senators press Amazon over doorbell camera…

A group of U.S. senators is questioning Amazon about the security of its Ring doorbell cameras following reports that some Ukraine-based employees had access to video footage from customers’ homes

Phony `fact check’ account on Twitter raises new…

Social media companies have vowed to tackle misinformation in politics

PayPal buying shopping and rewards company Honey for $4B

Payments platform PayPal says it is buying Honey Science Corp., a shopping and rewards company, for $4 billion

Road-safety regulator rapped over regulating…

A safety board and senators are criticizing the federal highway regulator for its oversight of tests involving autonomous vehicles

Disney Plus blames past hacks for user accounts…

Disney Plus says it doesn’t have a security breach, but some users of the new streaming service have been shut out after hackers tried to break into their accounts

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Uber to let users record audio of rides in Brazil…

Uber is planning to let passengers and drivers record audio of rides in Brazil and Mexico as part of a pilot and in the hopes of addressing safety concerns

Syracuse U says report of supremacist screed was…

Syracuse University’s chancellor says reports that a white supremacist manifesto was sent to some students’ cellphones at a campus library ‘was probably a hoax’