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TECH 24 May 2019 | 4:06 AM

Breakup isn’t the answer, Facebook’s Zuckerberg says

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg on May 23 rejected the idea of breaking up the social media giant as off-target, saying it could hamper the fight against deceit and harmful online content.

TECH 17 Apr 2019 | 3:30 AM

Technology has made us trade our privacy for convenience: opinion

For a while now The Hubby and I have been debating the purchase of a voice-activated smart speaker, not because we need it but because so many people we know have one.

TECH 08 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Facebook’s vision of future? Looks like Chinese app WeChat

Facebook’s pivot to focus on private messaging and multiple services looks a lot like what Chinese app WeChat has been doing for years.

TECH 04 Mar 2019 | 11:58 AM

Holdout Jeff Bezos confronted by Amazon moms demanding daycare

Amazon has long resisted pleas to provide a backup daycare benefit for employees, even though other tech companies have offered the perk for years.

TECH 16 Jan 2019 | 8:36 AM

Razor burn: Gillette ad stirs online uproar

Gillette ad encouraging men to ’say the right thing’ and ’act the right way’ draws online ire.

Facebook 14 Nov 2018 | 4:51 AM

Facebook shuts more accounts aimed at political meddling

Facebook on Nov 13 said it shut down more accounts aimed at influencing the US midterm election and that it is exploring a possible link to Russia.

TECH 13 Nov 2018 | 5:20 AM

China scours social media, erases thousands of accounts

China's top cyber authority has scrubbed 9,800 social media accounts of independent news providers deemed to have posted sensational, vulgar or politically harmful content on the Internet, it said late on Nov 12.

TECH 24 Oct 2018 | 6:30 AM

Knock, knock with an app: the US door-to-door campaign ritual

US Republican volunteer John Lombardo sets himself an ambitious target when going door-to-door on the campaign trail in battleground state Pennsylvania: a hundred door knocks every two hours.

TECH 15 Sep 2018 | 3:00 AM

Find your face in famous artwork with Google's Art Selfie search

A strange selfie feature has helped a lesser-known Google app go viral by helping smartphone users find their lookalikes in classical artwork. But not everyone is happy with their suggested doppelgangers.

TECH 04 Sep 2018 | 2:00 AM

Virtual reality tackles real-life sex abuse

Your boss ends a meeting by grabbing a colleague and asking her to “pack something fitting” for the party you’re all planning after an out-of-town conference.