Tech

Admin August 10, 2018

Facebook has been under fire for its policies on content with hate speech, but the company clarified today that its policies also will ban content that could “financially endanger” people. On Monday, Facebook “unpublished” four pages on its social network run by Alex Jones and Infowars for “glorifying violence, which violates our graphic violence policy, […]

Admin August 10, 2018

Facebook does not want people to find blueprints for 3D-printed guns on its platform. The social networking giant said that it would ban websites that display and share detailed information on building 3D-printed weapons, according to BuzzFeed News, which first reported the news on Thursday. A Facebook spokesperson told Fortune in an email that the […]

Admin August 10, 2018

It looks like Avnet (AVT) is making a comeback in the world of tech. Never heard of it? The Phoenix-based company may not be a household name, but it’s been around for nearly one hundred years. It got its start in New York as a supplier of radio parts. Today, thanks to CEO William Amelio, […]

Admin August 10, 2018

Intel executives spent hours on Wednesday publicly explaining their plans to expand chip sales for servers and cloud data centers amid a resurgent threat from Advanced Micro Devices. Unable to offer the simplest answer, however, Intel’s strategy session failed to entirely reassure investors, analysts, and customers. The challenge for Intel, as it has been for […]

Admin August 10, 2018

Oil dipped on Monday as soaring North American production was seen undermining efforts led by OPEC and Russia to tighten supplies, but prices were still on track for their strongest start to the year in five years. Brent crude futures held above $70 per barrel, but eased 23 cents on the day to $70.29 a […]

Admin August 10, 2018

It’s not everyday that a CEO resigns after violating his company’s code of conduct – and then investors shrug it off. That’s what’s happened Tuesday at Texas Instruments. After the stock market closed, Texas Instruments announced that Brian Crutcher was stepping down after two months as CEO because of unspecified violations of TI’s code of […]

Admin August 10, 2018

Nikolas Cruz took an Uber to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where he allegedly opened fire with an AR-15 assault rifle and killed 17 people. “My understanding and the information I have from law enforcement is that he arrived on the campus, possibly through an Uber driver that dropped him off. He […]

Admin August 10, 2018

You may want to think twice before swiping right on Tinder in a public place. Researchers recently discovered that the app lacks the basic encryption needed to keep your swipes, as well as your photos and matches, hidden from online snoops nearby, Wired reports. Researchers at Tel Aviv-based app security firm Checkmarx recently demonstrated that […]

Admin August 10, 2018

It didn’t take long for the euphoria to fade. Two days after Elon Musk triggered a frantic rally with a tweet saying he was considering taking Tesla (tsla) private, the stock erased all of those gains. Doubts have mounted about Musk’s ability to take the electric-car maker off the market, sending the stock tumbling 4.8% […]

Admin August 10, 2018

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is intensifying its scrutiny of Tesla Inc.’s public statements in the wake of Elon Musk’s provocative tweet Tuesday about taking the electric-car company private, according to two people familiar with the matter. SEC enforcement attorneys in the San Francisco office were already gathering general information about Tesla’s public pronouncements […]