Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS), penned letters today to tech executives from companies like Facebook and YouTube requesting a briefing on March 27th.. The Verge - Published
Internet companies say they've been scrambling to remove video of the mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand, but US politicians are concerned they haven't been doing enough. The Chairman of the.. engadget - Published
President Donald Trump responded to a question from a reporter at the White House asking whether white nationalists are a rising threat. Trump said "I don't really" and said he instead thinks acts of..
Matthew Cheslock, an equity trader at Virtu Financial, talked to TheStreet about Lyft's roadshow and what the ride-hailing service's aim to raise $2 billion means for the company. "If they can get $2..
According to Business Insider, "Fox News host Tucker Carlson hit back against outcry from lawmakers and journalists over the mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand that left 49 people dead at two..
Fifty people were killed when a gunman stormed two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, and opened fire on worshippers. Among the dead were students, athletes, engineers and an aspiring pilot. NYTimes.com - Published
Britain's Prince Harry and his wife Meghan paid their respects on Tuesday for the victims of last week's mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand in which 50 people were killed. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India •E! Online •Access Hollywood
The world is still coming to terms with the tragedy of the Christchurch terror attack, including New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.
However, The Late Show host Stephen Colbert noted that.. Mashable - Published
· *Facebook has just lost two key execs, chief product officer Chris Cox and WhatsApp chief Chris Daniels.*
· *Their departures could spark further exits at the scandal-ridden company, an analyst is.. Business Insider - Published
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is calling on people of all political stripes to turn the page on hateful ideology by condemning intolerance following the killing of 50 Muslims in New Zealand. CP24 - Published
In the 24 hours after the mass shooting in New Zealand on Friday, YouTube raced to remove videos that were uploaded as fast as one per second, reports The Washington Post. While the company will not.. engadget - Published
· *Facebook shares fell Monday after a handful of Wall Street analysts expressed concern over the company's recent management changes as well as regulation- and privacy-related uncertainty.*
·.. Business Insider - Published
· *YouTube said videos of the mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, were being uploaded at an "unprecedented" speed last Friday.*
· *YouTube's Chief Product Officer Neal Mohan.. Business Insider - Published
YouTube dealt with an “unprecedented volume” of videos after last week’s mass shooting in New Zealand, as the platform struggled to remove videos with the footage, YouTube’s chief product.. The Verge - Published
Not all heroes wear capes. But, some of them wield eggs as their weapon of choice.
ICYMI, an Australian teenager was filmed egging senator Fraser Anning over his Islamophobic response to the mass.. Mashable - Published
The teenager, whose name was suppressed by the judge, was also charged with publishing a photograph of the Christchurch mosque with the message "target acquired", and for inciting violence Firstpost - Published
Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday.
1. *Tech firms scrambled to keep dozens of copies of videos showing the New Zealand mosque shooting off their platforms.* YouTube,.. Business Insider - Published
In the aftermath of the Christchurch terrorist attack, New Zealand is looking to step up on gun control.
It's led to the country's biggest online marketplace, Trade Me, stopping the sale of.. Mashable - Published
Australian police have searched two homes in towns on the New South Wales (NSW) mid-north coast linked to the investigation into Friday's mass shootings at mosques in the New Zealand city of.. France 24 - Published
Devastated relatives are waiting for authorities to release the remains of the 50 victims killed in the New Zealand terror attack. The victims are being remembered in tributes across the country. Ben.. CBS News - Published
We already knew that Facebook moved quickly on Thursday to stop videos of the New Zealand mass shooting from spreading, but now we have some actual numbers.
In a public statement and identical.. Mashable - Published Also reported by •engadget
· *Andreessen Horowitz investor and Facebook board member Marc Andreessen has denied claims he met the Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Chris Wylie in 2016.*
· *The Observer reported that.. Business Insider - Published