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Gig economy giants in California, the United States, including Uber Technologies Inc, Lyft Inc and DoorDash Inc have won their effort to pass a hotly contested ballot measure that will exempt the companies from a state law requiring them to classify most of their workers as employees.
Democrats and Republicans alike missed the point on Oct 28, when members of the US Senate Commerce Committee had their last chance before the election to grill the CEOs of Facebook, Twitter, and Google.
Here is a look at the stances of Republican President Trump and his Democratic opponent, Joe Biden, on some key tech policy issues.
US senators clashed with technology CEOs on Oct 28 over legal immunity and suppression of content on social media as a contentious hearing kicked off on reforming rules governing Internet platforms.
It’s tempting to imagine that the United States is finally catching up with Europe when it comes to scepticism – and regulation – of Big Tech.
President Donald Trump's campaign website appeared to be temporarily seized on the night of Oct 27 and replaced with a message threatening to expose him and his relatives.
Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey said in remarks prepared for Congress on Oct 27 that proposals to reform a law providing online liability protection could lead to more "harmful content" by limiting the ability of platforms to remove abusive material.
Less than a week before Election Day, the CEOs of Twitter, Facebook and Google are set to face a grilling by Republican senators who accuse the tech giants of anti-conservative bias. Democrats are trying to expand the discussion to include other issues such as the companies’ heavy impact on local news.
Big technology platforms are calling on the European Union to protect them from legal liabilities for removing hate speech and illegal content as government scrutiny over how platforms manage user posts grows worldwide.
Amazon.com Inc and Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries Ltd’s fight for dominance of India’s lucrative e-commerce space is turning into a face-off, with both sides battling over the assets of a supermarket chain that could be key to their wider ambitions.