Google: State-backed hackers targeted Trump…

Google said state-backed hackers have targeted the campaigns of both President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden, although its saw no evidence that the phishing attempts were successful

Free PlayStation Plus Games for June 2020

Free PlayStation Plus Games for June 2020 According to 'Forbes,' 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' and 'Call Of Duty: WWII' are available next month free of charge. They follow 'Cities: Skylines' and 'Farming Simulator 19,' which dropped in May and can be downloaded until June 1. 'Battlefront' and 'Call of Duty' are first-person competitive shooters in completely different settings. They will be available to play until July 6. EA's 'Battlefront II' puts you in various scenarios from the legendary 'Star Wars' film series. Gamers can choose to play on the sides of the Empire and First Order or take part in the Resistance. In Sledgehammer Games' 'Call of Duty,' take part in multiple missions across Europe inspired by historical events. Besides the standard story mode, you can also switch over to multiplayer.

Snapchat Makes Big Move on Trump Account

Another social media giant has decided to take action against President Trump. Snap Inc. says it isn't going to ban Snapchat content from the president, or add warnings to certain bits of it, as Twitter has done—but it will stop promoting his account on the app. The company says...

Washington state gets back millions in stolen…

Washington officials say they believe they have recovered about half of the hundreds of millions in unemployment benefits paid to criminals who used stolen identities to file claims during the coronavirus pandemic

This Account Tweeted Trump's Own Words. It Got…

Twitter has been trying to get a handle on President Trump's tweets, fact-checking some and slapping a shield over another for "glorifying violence." But as USA Today notes, the platform won't suspend the president's account, a non-move that's drawn criticism from many who say if they'd tweeted what he has,...

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Protestors Claim Amazon Providing Unsafe…

Protesters are calling out Amazon as employees claim they have been working in unsafe conditions during the coronavirus crisis. A group gathered outside one of Amazon's Staten Island facilities to voice their concerns.

Ill-considered posts lead to lost jobs amid…

A writer from a “Law & Order spin-off and an NBA broadcaster found themselves out of jobs after social media posts this week, and they're not alone

Zuckerberg Defends Trump Policy in Tense Meeting

Mark Zuckerberg held firm on his decision not to take action on President Trump's Facebook posts during what insiders say was a tense town hall meeting with employees Tuesday. The CEO told employees that it was a "tough decision," but a review of Facebook's policies shows "that the right action...

Study: Autonomous vehicles won't make roads…

A new study says that while autonomous vehicle technology has great promise to reduce crashes, it may not be able to prevent all crashes caused by humans

Another High-Profile Republican Hit With Twitter…

Twitter slapped a warning label on a tweet from another high-profile Republican on Monday. This time it was Rep. Matt Gaetz, a congressman from Florida whom Politico refers to as "one of President Donald Trump’s fiercest allies." After Trump said the US would declare antifa a terrorist organization , Gaetz tweeted...

New York's Peaceful Protests Marred By Looting

Though most of New York's protests calling for justice for George Floyd were peaceful, some individuals vandalized and looted high-end stores.

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Germany, France hope cloud data project to boost…

Germany and France have launched a project to set up a European cloud computing platform that they hope will enhance European economic sovereignty in the wake of the coronavirus crisis and break the continent’s dependence on U.S. and Chinese companies

Amid Protests, a New No.1 in the App Store

Even the App Store is reflecting what's going on in America right now. On Monday the most popular paid app was 5-0 Radio Police Scanner. That version costs $5. A less robust free version is currently No. 3 among unpaid apps—ahead of the likes of TikTok, Twitter, Facebook, and...

Snapchat to stop 'promoting' Trump amid uproar…

Snapchat says it will stop “promoting” President Donald Trump on its video messaging service, the latest example of a social media platform adjusting how it treats this U.S. president

Facebook Workers Rebel Over Policy on Trump Posts

In contrast to Twitter's new policy, Facebook has taken a hands-off approach to dealing with President Trump's posts—and it has caused a backlash that some employees say is the biggest challenge to Mark Zuckerberg's leadership in the company's history. With most Facebook employees working from home, some are staging...

New York City Issues Curfew As Protests Continue

New York City has issued a curfew during city-wide demonstrations against police brutality and racial equality. Many are wondering how the city can heal the divide and move on.

Activists use informal tools to keep the peace at…

As protests stretch for days across the nation, several efforts are aiming to quell tension and potential violence, while still encouraging folks to march and speak about the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and other African Americans

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Cinema chain AMC warns it may not survive the…

Movie theater chain AMC warns that it may not survive the coronavirus pandemic, which has shuttered theaters and led film studios to explore releasing more movies directly to viewers over the internet

Walmart Removes Firearms From Sales Floor Amid…

Walmart temporarily removes firearms from sales floors at various locations after a number of stores were looted amid George Floyd protests. Customers can still purchase firearms, but items will be locked in a secure room.