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Facebook posts promoting violence still circulated even after insurrection

January 18, 2021

Facebook posts promoting violence during inauguration week have circulated on the platform over the past week despite a crackdown by the social media giant since the January 6 insurrection, a tech watchdog group found.

India is the biggest prize in tech. Meet the gatekeeper

January 18, 2021

Mukesh Ambani has spent years trying to turn his inherited oil business into a tech empire. In 2020, that pivot really kicked into overdrive.

Virgin Orbit launches rocket off a 747 aircraft, puts nine satellites in space

January 17, 2021

A 70-foot rocket, riding beneath the wing of a retrofitted Boeing 747 aircraft, detached from the plane and fired itself into Earth's orbit on Sunday — marking the first successful launch for the California-based rocket startup Virgin Orbit.

Parler's website is back online with a brief message to 'lovers and haters'

January 17, 2021

Parler's website suddenly reappeared online Sunday afternoon with a message from its CEO, John Matze: "Hello world, is this thing on?"

Gab: Everything you need to know about the fast-growing, controversial social network

January 17, 2021

Gab, an alternative social media network popular with conservatives, the alt-right and some extremists, is surging in popularity after conservative social network Parler was effectively taken off the internet in the wake of the January 6 Capitol siege.

Blocked from social media, extremists discuss turning to radios to plan attacks, FCC warns

January 17, 2021

The US government is warning that groups could rely on radio equipment as an alternative to social media to plan future criminal activities.

Tim Cook: Why I kicked Parler off Apple's App Store

January 17, 2021

Apple, along with Amazon and Google, effectively kicked Parler off the internet in the wake of the January 6 US Capitol siege. Despite criticism that Big Tech wields too much power over speech, Apple CEO Tim Cook defended his decision.

CES is a fantasyland of futuristic products. But this year it was dominated by our bleak present

January 16, 2021

CES, the closely-watched annual consumer electronics show, often sets the tone for the tech trends of the year — but little did I realize how true that would be last year.

Microsoft, Oracle and and other tech giants team up Covid-19 vaccine 'passports'

January 16, 2021

With coronavirus vaccines now rolling out across the United States, businesses and schools are considering how, and what it will take, to safely resume in-person operations.

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