Facebook's software kit to blame for popular apps…

Widespread crashes of popular apps running on the iPhone’s iOS operating system — including Tinder, Spotify and Pinterest — has served as a reminder that Facebook is still tracking you through your phone using sophisticated software, even if you’re not browsing the social network

Amid Spread of Misinformation, Whispers on FB's…

Facebook has been struggling lately over a massive advertiser boycott , partly driven by the company's refusal to address political ads spreading misinformation on the platform. Now, people familiar with Facebook's thinking say the company is considering banning political ads in the days leading up to the November election, per Bloomberg...

France ordered to fight pollution or pay millions…

France’s highest administrative body has ordered the government to take immediate measures to combat pollution in Paris and several other regions or pay up to 20 million euros ($22.6 million) a year in fines

Reports: Facebook Considers Banning Political Ads…

Thus far, the social media company has allowed political ads on its platforms, even if they're inaccurate.

Amazon Says App Email Was a Mistake

Amazon told its employees Friday to remove TikTok from their mobile devices if they want to keep using them to get to their company email. The company cited security risks, the Wall Street Journal reports. But later in the day, Amazon sent another email, per the AP . "This morning’s email...

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Cheech & Chong Ink Deal With Five Point Holdings…

Cheech & Chong have partnered with Five Point Holdings to develop a multi-state marijuana dispensary chain. Cheddar's Chloe Aiello talks to Tommy Chong about marijuana legalization and its progress in the U.S.

Amazon says email to employees banning TikTok was…

Amazon says it mistakenly sent an email to employees telling them to delete the popular video app TikTok from their phones

Johns Hopkins Releases New Tracker

Johns Hopkins University's coronavirus tracker has helped the world monitor the pandemic's progress. The Baltimore university has now launched another tracker to look at school reopening plans across the country; coronavirus prevention measures is just one of 12 categories examined. "Not only will schools need to reopen in a way...

Electric vehicle startup Rivian gets $2.5B in…

Electric vehicle startup Rivian says it has raised another $2.5 billion in funding from accounts advised by investment firm T

Audit Finds Facebook Made 'Devastating…

The audit stresses that the way Facebook handled some of President Trump's posts may set a precedent where politicians routinely exploit the platform.

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TikTok Experiences Major Glitch

TikTok experiences a major glitch Thursday that knocked out the app's view and like counts.

German intel warns against giving data to Chinese…

Germany’s domestic intelligence agency is warning consumers that personal data they provide to Chinese payment companies or other tech firms could end up in the hands of China’s government

Germany seizes server hosting pilfered US police…

Acting at the behest of the U.S. government, German authorities have seized a computer server that hosted a huge cache of files from U.S. federal, state and local law enforcement agencies obtained in a Houston data breach last month

Facebook CEO Meets With Civil Rights Groups…

Civil rights groups have long said that they feel as if Facebook hasn't been serious about removing harmful content from their platform.

Six Flags Great Adventure Adjusts to a New Normal…

Six Flags, Great Adventure in Jackson, NJ has reopened but the park is operating with restrictions. Social distancing and mask-wearing will be implemented among a host of other preventative spreading measures. Cheddar's Chloe Aiello reports.

How many people saw 'Hamilton'? For now, that's a…

The streaming of “Hamilton” by the Disney+ streaming service was surely the big event on television screens in American living rooms this past weekend

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Facebook takes down accounts tied to Roger Stone

Facebook on Wednesday said it has removed dozens of accounts linked to the hate group Proud Boys, to President Donald Trump’s longtime ally Roger Stone and to employees of Brazil’s president, Jair Bolsonaro, among others

Archie Comics Set to Host Podcast Series on…

Archie Comics to launch podcast series on Spotify in new deal with the streaming giant.