Alphabet’s Project Loon to restore Puerto Rico’s LTE service

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued a special license on Friday to Alphabet’s Project Loon. The X lab initiative relies on huge air balloons...

Election investigation unfolds as Senate involves tech giants

On Wednesday, the Senate Intelligence Committee invited Facebook, Google, and Twitter to testify at a public hearing scheduled for November 1 regarding Russian presence...

Facebook cooperates with Congress on election interference probe

On Thursday, Mark Zuckerberg took to Facebook Live to announce the company would cooperate further with the U.S. Congress by providing evidence of the...

Russian group spent $100,000 on political ads son Facebook

Late on Wednesday, Facebook’s Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos published a blog post to update the community on information operations on the platform. In...

Discord bans alt-right servers after Charlottesville protests

On Monday, Discord shut down several alt-right servers where users aligned with “white supremacy and Nazi ideology.” The mass banning came after the pro-Confederate...

U.S. now requires travelers to screen devices larger than a phone

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) of the United States announced on Wednesday that it would enforce stronger security measures in domestic flights. The new...
Minecraft in China

What Next For China and South Korea’s Relations?

It seems as if China and South Korea’s “honeymoon” phase is coming to an end. Just two years ago the two country leaders were...
Palmer Luckey photograph

Palmer Luckey proposes using LIDAR to secure U.S. borders

According to a report by The New York Times, Oculus founder, Palmer Luckey, is working on startup focused on surveillance technology using LIDAR systems....
Laptop Ban, U.S. EU Inernational Flights

U.S. laptop ban: gadget alternatives for international flights

This week, transportation authorities from the United States and the European Union will discuss electronics regulation on international flights from the region to the...
Travis Kalanick surprised

DOJ is probing Uber over the usage of an illegal software

On Friday, Reuters reported exclusively that the Department of Justice had initiated a criminal probe on Uber Technologies Inc. over the use of its...