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Uganda levies social media tax to raise money, silence critics

Uganda levies social media tax to raise money, silence critics

While not everything is Facebook’s fault, its recent high-profile scandal opened a can of worms and opened the doors for increased government scrutiny and pressure on social networks in general. This
ZTE in trouble again: Senate votes to block Trump deal

ZTE in trouble again: Senate votes to block Trump deal

It may have been painted as ZTE’s lifesaver but the $1 billion deal it signed with the US government may prove to be even more trouble. The agreement would naturally incur a lot of changes on ZTE’s
ZTE in trouble again: Senate votes to block Trump deal

ZTE in trouble again: Senate votes to block Trump deal

It may have been painted as ZTE’s lifesaver but the $1 billion deal it signed with the US government may prove to be even more trouble. The agreement would naturally incur a lot of changes on ZTE’s
ZTE signed $1.4 billion deal to get US ban lifted, report says

ZTE signed $1.4 billion deal to get US ban lifted, report says

When Huawei was under pressure from the US government for its alleged role in state-sanctioned espionage, the Chinese OEM refused to bend a knee. ZTE, unfortunately, couldn’t afford to be as unfazed.
ZTE signed $1.4 billion deal to get US ban lifted, report says

ZTE signed $1.4 billion deal to get US ban lifted, report says

When Huawei was under pressure from the US government for its alleged role in state-sanctioned espionage, the Chinese OEM refused to bend a knee. ZTE, unfortunately, couldn’t afford to be as unfazed.
Time to analyze the degenerate school-shooter’s jacket for clues about political motives

Time to analyze the degenerate school-shooter’s jacket for clues about political motives

Meh. The post Time to analyze the degenerate school-shooter’s jacket for clues about political motives appeared first on Hot Air.
The only way Google X’s Selfish Ledger is “good”

The only way Google X’s Selfish Ledger is “good”

This morning we caught a glimpse of a leaked internal video from Google X called The Selfish Ledger. The head of design at what was called Google X (and is now just “X” under Alphabet) Nick Foster
The only way Google X’s Selfish Ledger is “good”

The only way Google X’s Selfish Ledger is “good”

This morning we caught a glimpse of a leaked internal video from Google X called The Selfish Ledger. The head of design at what was called Google X (and is now just “X” under Alphabet) Nick Foster

Mexico faces power struggle as over 80 politicians and candidates killed since September

Since Mexico’s election season began in September, at least 82 candidates and politicians have been murdered, according to Reuters and security consulting firm Etellekt. Most…
ZTE sanction: a slippery slope for the global mobile market

ZTE sanction: a slippery slope for the global mobile market

Huawei is probably thanking its lucky stars that it got off easy. The US government might be working to block sales and use of its products in the country, but it remains unhindered in making such
ZTE sanction: a slippery slope for the global mobile market

ZTE sanction: a slippery slope for the global mobile market

Huawei is probably thanking its lucky stars that it got off easy. The US government might be working to block sales and use of its products in the country, but it remains unhindered in making such
Facebook toughens ad rules after Russian manipulation

Facebook toughens ad rules after Russian manipulation

Facebook is updating its Ads and Pages rules to make them more transparent, in the aftermath of Russian adverts designed to manipulate the 2016 US election. The social network has faced considerable
Facebook toughens ad rules after Russian manipulation

Facebook toughens ad rules after Russian manipulation

Facebook is updating its Ads and Pages rules to make them more transparent, in the aftermath of Russian adverts designed to manipulate the 2016 US election. The social network has faced considerable
20 Times Satire Went MILES Above Peoples' Heads

20 Times Satire Went MILES Above Peoples' Heads

This is why we can't have nice things.
The 6 People You'll Get into a Political Argument With

The 6 People You'll Get into a Political Argument With

The Person Who Clearly Has No Idea What They're Talking About Not everyone can be an expert on politics, but it's very clear after two words that this person has NO idea what the hell they're saying.
The NRA just gave Ajit Pai a Courage Award

The NRA just gave Ajit Pai a Courage Award

You cannot make this stuff up. On February 23rd, 2018, the National Rifle Association (NRA) stood on stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Maryland to deliver an award to the
The NRA just gave Ajit Pai a Courage Award

The NRA just gave Ajit Pai a Courage Award

You cannot make this stuff up. On February 23rd, 2018, the National Rifle Association (NRA) stood on stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Maryland to deliver an award to the
The Government Shutdown Rally Starts Now

The Government Shutdown Rally Starts Now

This post The Government Shutdown Rally Starts Now appeared first on Daily Reckoning. Can Washington’s games slam the door on the bull market? Today, Greg Guenthner show you why you should ignore the
#NetNeutrality: Senate Democrats Use Congressional Review Act to Force Vote on Overturning FCC Repeal

#NetNeutrality: Senate Democrats Use Congressional Review Act to Force Vote on Overturning FCC Repeal

Senate Democrats on Monday secured enough co-sponsors to force a vote on a Congressional Review Act resolution to overturn the repeal of net neutrality rules by the Federal Communications Commission
Senate Democrats Use Congressional Review Act to Force Vote on Overturning Net Neutrality Repeal

Senate Democrats Use Congressional Review Act to Force Vote on Overturning Net Neutrality Repeal

Senate Democrats on Monday secured enough cosponsors to force a vote on a Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution to overturn the repeal of net neutrality rules by the FCC last week. Read more...