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Google, Apple won't help Trump build Muslim Registry

Google, Apple won't help Trump build Muslim Registry

Soon after Facebook and Twitter clarified that they will not help US President-elect Donald Trump'...

Dec 17 2016, 3:10pm CST

Twitter Not Invited by Trump Over failed Emoji Deal, Trump Denies

Twitter Not Invited by Trump Over failed Emoji Deal, Trump Denies

The reason behind Twitter's exclusion from a meeting between tech executives and US President-elect...

Dec 15 2016, 2:31am CST

Absolute Vodka ad sparks controversy over Seoul protest image

Absolute Vodka ad sparks controversy over Seoul protest image

The use by a vodka brand of an aerial image of the recent mass protests against the South Korean Pr...

Dec 12 2016, 2:52am CST

Microsoft CEO Nadella among Top Tech Executives to meet Trump

Microsoft CEO Nadella among Top Tech Executives to meet Trump

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is among top-notch tech executives who are scheduled to meet US Preside...

Dec 12 2016, 12:17am CST

Trump to pick Exxon CEO Tillerson as Secretary of State

Trump to pick Exxon CEO Tillerson as Secretary of State

US President-elect Donald Trump is expected to pick Exxon Mobil Chief Executive Rex Tillerson for t...

Dec 11 2016, 9:01pm CST

Russia Helped Trump Win, Says CIA; Obama orders Review

Russia Helped Trump Win, Says CIA; Obama orders Review

The CIA has concluded that Russia intervened in the 2016 election to help President-elect Donald T...

Dec 10 2016, 1:26pm CST

Donald Trump is Person Of The Year 2016

Donald Trump is Person Of The Year 2016

Time Magazine has announced Donald Trump as the Person of the Year....

Dec 7 2016, 7:39am CST

Tech Giants to Create shared Database against Terrorist Content

Tech Giants to Create shared Database against Terrorist Content

With an aim to limit online terrorist content, technology giants Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and Y...

Dec 6 2016, 6:23pm CST

North Korea Hacks South Korea's Cyber Command

North Korea Hacks South Korea's Cyber Command

North Korea appears to have hacked South Korea's cyber command in what could be the latest cyber-a...

Dec 6 2016, 3:27am CST

Twitter won't Help to build Muslim Registry in US

Twitter won't Help to build Muslim Registry in US

Of the nine major tech giants, including Facebook, Apple and Google, only Twitter has declined to h...

Dec 5 2016, 12:14am CST

Donald Trump Will Be Able To Send You Texts - And You Can't Stop Him

Donald Trump Will Be Able To Send You Texts - And You Can't Stop Him

Sometimes we all appreciate a good message on our phones from someone we don't know - whether it is...

Nov 30 2016, 3:49pm CST

Durex Safe Sex Emoji for World AIDS Day

Durex Safe Sex Emoji for World AIDS Day

Global sexual well-being brand Durex on Monday launched "Umbrella with Raindrops" as the unofficia...

Nov 28 2016, 4:03pm CST

Trump Tower Renamed to Dump Tower on Google Maps

Trump Tower Renamed to Dump Tower on Google Maps

Trump Tower in New York city turned into "Dump Tower" on Google Maps for a few hours, and its prope...

Nov 27 2016, 3:04am CST

Reddit CEO Admits Changing Posts made by Trump Supporters on Reddit

Reddit CEO Admits Changing Posts made by Trump Supporters on Reddit

In a startling revelation, popular social media platform Reddit's Chief Executive Officer Steve Hu...

Nov 25 2016, 11:30pm CST

Mark Zuckerberg wants APEC Countries to join Global Connectivity Revolution

Mark Zuckerberg wants APEC Countries to join Global Connectivity Revolution

In a keynote address to the APEC CEO Summit in Lima on Saturday, Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, ch...

Nov 20 2016, 7:34am CST

Obama again Slams Facebook for Spreading Fake News

Obama again Slams Facebook for Spreading Fake News

US President Barack Obama on Friday crticised Facebook for spreading fake news that favoured Donald...

Nov 18 2016, 1:00am CST

Twitter Deletes White Nationalist and "Alt-Right" Accounts

Twitter Deletes White Nationalist and "Alt-Right" Accounts

Twitter has been hard at work suspending the account of American so-called "Alt-right" activists wh...

Nov 16 2016, 1:52pm CST

Facebook and Google Ban Fake News

Facebook and Google Ban Fake News

Google has announced that they will ban websites that peddle fake news stories from using its platf...

Nov 15 2016, 1:45pm CST

Facebook and Twitter Helped me Win Says Trump

Facebook and Twitter Helped me Win Says Trump

oon after critics blamed social media giant Facebook for influencing the US-elections in favour of...

Nov 14 2016, 12:00pm CST

John Oliver Takes On President Trump in HBO Last Week Tonight

John Oliver Takes On President Trump in HBO Last Week Tonight

The season finale of Last Week Tonight is all about future President Donald Trump. Watch below....

Nov 14 2016, 1:05am CST

Scientists fear Brain Drain Under President Trump

Scientists fear Brain Drain Under President Trump

Adding to the anxiety that the US Presidential election results have caused, a large number of sci...

Nov 12 2016, 9:07am CST

Twitter flooded with Trump's 'Assassination' Tweets

Twitter flooded with Trump's 'Assassination' Tweets

Twitter users have flooded the micro-blogging website with calls to "assassinate" the President-el...

Nov 11 2016, 10:48pm CST

Satya Nadella looks forward to Work with Trump

Satya Nadella looks forward to Work with Trump

Congratulating Donald Trump for becoming the 45th US President, Microsoft's Indian-born CEO Satya...

Nov 10 2016, 8:21am CST

What You Can Do To Change the Electoral College

What You Can Do To Change the Electoral College

The nation is starting to get back to normal after Donald Trump's stunning defeat of Hillary Clinto...

Nov 10 2016, 7:34am CST

Most Searched Words of US Election 2016

Most Searched Words of US Election 2016

The following are fifteen of the most searched words on the Internet during the course of the US elections in 2016....

Nov 9 2016, 8:16am CST

Over 115 Million People Posted on Facebook on US Election Day

Over 115 Million People Posted on Facebook on US Election Day

Even as Donald Trump stunned the world by winning the US Presidential election, millions of people...

Nov 9 2016, 8:00am CST

President Trump: Shock, Anger to Congratulations Flood Twitter

President Trump: Shock, Anger to Congratulations Flood Twitter

As Republican Donald Trump won the US presidential election, reactions on Twitter ranged from shoc...

Nov 9 2016, 4:15am CST

Twitter breaks US Election Day Tweets Record

Twitter breaks US Election Day Tweets Record

With 35 million tweets on the US election day, micro-blogging site Twitter on Wednesday broke its...

Nov 9 2016, 1:24am CST

President Trump: The Celebrity Reactions

President Trump: The Celebrity Reactions

Donald Trump is likely the next President of the United States....

Nov 9 2016, 12:26am CST

How to Get the Latest Information on Election Day

How to Get the Latest Information on Election Day

If you want to watch out how the U.S. election goes down today, you can follow an up to the minute...

Nov 8 2016, 11:42am CST

When Astronauts Can Vote From Space You Can on Earth

When Astronauts Can Vote From Space You Can on Earth

As US gets ready for a nail-biting election on Tuesday, two American astronauts orbiting the Earth...

Nov 8 2016, 1:49am CST

Obama Slams Facebook at Clinton Rally

Obama Slams Facebook at Clinton Rally

Concerned over the spread of fake news on the social networking giant, US President Barack Obama h...

Nov 8 2016, 12:56am CST

Donald Trump Doesn't Have Control of His Twitter Account Anymore

Donald Trump Doesn't Have Control of His Twitter Account Anymore

If you follow Donald Trump on Twitter because you like his straightforward tweeting style or just b...

Nov 7 2016, 7:46am CST

Twitter Was Down Early Monday

Twitter Was Down Early Monday

Micro-blogging giant Twitter was briefly down in various parts of the world for nearly half an hou...

Nov 7 2016, 4:39am CST

Donald Trump Can't Tweet Anymore

Donald Trump Can't Tweet Anymore

As the US gets ready for the November 8 election, aides of the Republican candidate Donald Trump h...

Nov 7 2016, 1:18am CST

Facebook Faces Lawsuit over Alleged Hate Posts in Germany

Facebook Faces Lawsuit over Alleged Hate Posts in Germany

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and two other top executives are now part of a German investigation ov...

Nov 5 2016, 3:17am CDT

Elon Musk: Donald Trump's Character Reflects Poorly on the United States

Elon Musk: Donald Trump's Character Reflects Poorly on the United States

Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla and one of the most well-known entrepreneurs in business today, has som...

Nov 4 2016, 4:27pm CDT

AuthaGraph Map is The Most Accurate We Have

AuthaGraph Map is The Most Accurate We Have

By now, we all know that the maps in our classrooms aren't really all that accurate. We know that A...

Nov 4 2016, 11:55am CDT

Donald Trump Himself Owns DonaldTrumpSucks.com and Many Other Websites

Donald Trump Himself Owns DonaldTrumpSucks.com and Many Other Websites

Donald Trump owns so many different websites that it is almost a joke - and the number keeps growin...

Nov 2 2016, 8:51am CDT

White House to Hand over Potus and Flotus Social Media to new President

White House to Hand over Potus and Flotus Social Media to new President

The White House and the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) have unveiled transiti...

Nov 1 2016, 2:22am CDT

US Elections: Facebook Wants to help US Voters to Decide

US Elections: Facebook Wants to help US Voters to Decide

With November 8 election day just around the corner, Facebook has introduced a new feature to help...

Oct 29 2016, 3:02pm CDT

Antarctica Gets World's largest Marine Protected Area

Antarctica Gets World's largest Marine Protected Area

Deal reached to protect a large area of antarctica....

Oct 28 2016, 12:10am CDT

Can I Take a Picture with My Ballot? A State-By-State Guide

Can I Take a Picture with My Ballot? A State-By-State Guide

For the last few weeks and in the next few weeks, the question of whether you are allowed to take p...

Oct 27 2016, 12:54pm CDT

Zuckerberg ruled Not to Remove Trump's 'Hate Speech' from Facebook

Zuckerberg ruled Not to Remove Trump's 'Hate Speech' from Facebook

While some Facebook employees tried to remove certain controversial posts by US presidential candid...

Oct 23 2016, 1:44am CDT

Assange's Internet Got Cut because of the US Presidential Election

Assange's Internet Got Cut because of the US Presidential Election

 Ecuador says it has temporarily cut off internet access to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange...

Oct 19 2016, 10:39am CDT

Facebook Users cna Endorse Trump and Hillary on Facebook

Facebook Users can Endorse Trump and Hillary on Facebook

Facebook on Wednesday rolled out a new feature which lets users endorse US presidential candidates...

Oct 19 2016, 12:23am CDT

How a $15 Device can Hack the US Presidential Election

How a $15 Device can Hack the US Presidential Election

During its "Hack the Vote" election simulation, cyber security firm Symantec has revealed three ea...

Oct 18 2016, 5:35am CDT

Julian Assange's Internet Access Cut Off

Julian Assange's Internet Access Cut Off

WikiLeaks have announced that Ecuador has shut down internet access for its founder Julian Assange....

Oct 18 2016, 3:21am CDT

Facebook Signs up for EU's Privacy Shield Data Treaty

Facebook Signs up for EU's Privacy Shield Data Treaty

Social networking giant Facebook has agreed to adopt a new European Union (EU) data accord that all...

Oct 16 2016, 7:50am CDT

Facebook Shuts Down Terrorists' Accounts

Facebook Shuts Down Terrorists' Accounts

After the micro-blogging platform Twitter that took down several terrorists' accounts in recent mo...

Oct 14 2016, 12:10am CDT

Ken Bone Sells Official Bone Shirt and Sweater

Ken Bone Sells Official Bone Shirt and Sweater

A new internet star has been born in the Presidential Debate on Sunday....

Oct 13 2016, 4:17am CDT

First World Tsunami Awareness Day to be observed on Nov. 5

First World Tsunami Awareness Day to be observed on Nov. 5

The First World Tsunami Awareness Day will be observed on November 5 during the upcoming Asian Mini...

Oct 12 2016, 4:19am CDT

US citizens can now Register to Vote with GoVoteBot through Facebook Messenger

US citizens can now Register to Vote with GoVoteBot through Facebook Messenger

Now there are no excuses left for millennials not to vote....

Oct 9 2016, 5:43am CDT

US Accuses Russia of Hacking

US Accuses Russia of Hacking

The US intelligence community is "confident" that Russia was behind the recent hacks of US official...

Oct 8 2016, 1:59pm CDT

Prime Minister Caught Playing Pokémon Go  in Parliament

Prime Minister Caught Playing Pokémon Go in Parliament

Look, it happens to the best of us. You're sitting around and need something to keep your fingers b...

Oct 6 2016, 1:49pm CDT

Nobel Peace Prize 2016: Winner, Predictions, Stream and Everything You need To know.

Nobel Peace Prize 2016: Winner, Predictions, Stream and Everything You need To know.

The 2016 Nobel Peace Prize will be announced on Friday, October 7....

Oct 6 2016, 4:31am CDT

Wikileaks to Release New Documents ahead of US Election

Wikileaks to Release New Documents ahead of US Election

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange on Tuesday via a videolink in Berlin announced that his organizati...

Oct 4 2016, 9:37am CDT

Julian Assange Speaks at WikiLeaks 10th Anniversary Event

Julian Assange Speaks at WikiLeaks 10th Anniversary Event - Update

The Wikileaks platform is celebrating its 10th anniversary today, October 4. Update: Live stream of WikiLeaks 10 year anniversa...

Oct 4 2016, 4:29am CDT

Katy Perry Votes Naked, Gets Arrested

Katy Perry Votes Naked, Gets Arrested

It seems like a lot of celebrities are willing to do whatever it takes to get you to the polls this...

Sep 27 2016, 12:05pm CDT

Antibacterial Soap Has Been Bad for You This Whole Time

Antibacterial Soap Has Been Bad for You This Whole Time

Consumers really don't need to use antibacterial soaps. In fact, using them could even be dangerous...

Sep 2 2016, 3:38pm CDT