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Capitol Rioter May Have Stolen Pelosi's Computer, Tried To Sell To Russia: FBI

The theft of electronic devices from congressional offices has been a persistent worry following the siege by supporters of US President Donald Trump.

Volkswagen and Audi are starting to challenge Tesla

The world's largest carmaker is starting to gain ground on Tesla.

Selena Gomez: Big Tech 'cashing in from evil’

In an exclusive interview with The Associated Press, Gomez said she’s frustrated by what she views as the companies’ lackluster response and that they have to “stop doing the bare minimum.”

Apple CEO responds to Big Tech criticism: No 'intersection' between free speech, incitement of violence

Apple CEO Tim Cook stood by his company's decision to remove alternative social media platform Parler from the App Store, as Big Tech companies face criticism over censorship after the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.

Apple Chief Tim Cook Says Parler Could Return To App Store With "Reforms"

Apple suspended all downloads of the Parler app following the attack on the US Capitol on January 6, citing postings on the platform that could incite further violence. Google and Amazon also censored Parler.

Parler attracted senior members of the UK government before it shut down, according to reports

More than a dozen politicians from the UK's right-wing ruling Conservative party had joined Parler before the social network went offline, according to The Observer.

Branson's Virgin Orbit reaches space with key mid-air rocket launch

Billionaire Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit reached space for the first time on Sunday with a successful test of its air-launched rocket, delivering ten NASA satellites to orbit and achieving a key milestone after aborting the rocket’s first test launch last year.

Biden to replace Trump may encourage investors to sell Microsoft shares and buy Amazon shares instead

The Trump administration skyrocketed the value of Microsoft's shares, transferring to them the web hosting services of government servers that had hitherto been served exclusively by Amazon. By this move, Trump turned Microsoft from a company that has denied the Internet for years into a significant player in Internet server hosting. Now it’s time for Biden to pay back for the Washington Post journalism and Amazon banning Parler support.

What is Signal, and is it really safer than WhatsApp?

The encrypted messaging app Signal has seen an explosion in take-up recently. Recommended by Edward Snowden and Elon Musk, It reported a whopping five-fold growth in its Android user base on Tuesday alone, taking it to more than 50 million downloads on the platform.

After Trump bans, Facebook and Twitter see combined $51 billion in losses

Investors react negatively to surprise banishment of sitting president.

"So Glad You Exist": Elon Musk's Birthday Wish For Wikipedia

Wikipedia, started by Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger in 2001, is one of the most popular websites on the Internet.

Parler Chief, Family In Hiding After Receiving Death Threats: Court Document

Parler, a platform widely embraced by Trump supporters, had earlier launched an antitrust lawsuit against Amazon after the tech giant discontinued its services following last week's violent riots on the Capitol, Fox News reported.

What China’s New Digital Currency Tells Us About a Cashless Future

China is testing a digital yuan, aiming to accelerate the replacement of cash and increase state control in a society where digital payments via Wechat Pay and Alipay are already the norm. Here’s what Beijing’s new system looks like—and how it would work.

'Ministry of Truth'| Critics slam Democrat bid to gag social media

Critics blast Democratic Party lawmakers' proposal to regulate the fake news and to the censorship of Donald Trump and his supporters.

The tech supremacy: Silicon Valley can no longer conceal its power

‘To see what is in front of one’s nose needs a constant struggle,’ George Orwell famously observed. He was talking not about everyday life but about politics, where it is ‘quite easy for the part to be greater than the whole or for two objects to be in the same place simultaneously’.

WatsApp killer: Signal - the most secure messenger for everyone

Signal Private Messenger is the most secure messaging app you can install on your phone.

Jamie Dimon says JPMorgan Chase should absolutely be 'scared s---less' about fintech threat

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon has watched while a new breed of fintech players, led by PayPal, Square and tech giants around the world have exponentially grown users and market value.

Miami mayor considers bitcoin investment to create crypto hotbed

The mayor of Miami wants to make his city more appealing to the tech industry by embracing bitcoin.

Canadian billionaire given the green light to sue Twitter over 'Pizzagate' tweets

Canadian court takes no bribe or bullshit: West Vancouver billionaire Frank Giustra has been given the go-ahead to sue Twitter in a B.C. courtroom over the social media giant’s publication of a series of tweets tying him to baseless conspiracy theories involving pedophile rings and Bill and Hillary Clinton.

Signal Is Down Now, Because of Millions of New Users Joining

Signal has seen millions of new users joining up in the last week.

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