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Lawmakers say Facebook's steps to tackle 'deepfake' videos not adequate

老虎机技术打法Facebook Inc on Wednesday laid out a series of changes it has made to combat the spread of false information on its website, such as removing "deepfake" and other manipulated videos, but lawmakers said the changes do not go far enough.

Tesla's market value eclipses GM and Ford - combined!

老虎机技术打法For the first time, Tesla Inc's stock market value has eclipsed the combined values of General Motors Co and Ford Motor Co .

U.S. lawmaker seeks ban on intelligence sharing with countries that use Huawei

老虎机技术打法U.S. Senator Tom Cotton on Wednesday introduced a bill that would prevent the United States from sharing intelligence with countries that allow Chinese telecoms giant Huawei Technologies to operate 5G network technology within their borders, according to a copy of the bill seen by Reuters.

Facebook and eBay pledge to better tackle fake reviews

Facebook and eBay have promised to better identify, probe and respond to fake and misleading reviews, Britain's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) said on Wednesday after pressing the online platforms to tackle the issue.

Bytedance's video app TikTok bans 'misleading information'

老虎机技术打法Popular video-sharing app TikTok issued a broad ban on Wednesday against "misleading information" that could cause harm to its community or the public, setting itself apart from rivals like Facebook which say that they do not want to be arbiters of truth.

Apple News users reach 100 million, App Store sales rise

老虎机技术打法Apple Inc's news service has reached 100 million monthly active users and customers spent more than $1.4 billion in the App Store between Christmas and New Year, the latest signs of growing revenue from the iPhone maker's services business.

U.S. to outline strong support for self-driving cars at CES

The Trump administration on Wednesday will signal strong support for self-driving vehicles as it releases new guidance from federal agencies at the annual CES tech conference.

ViacomCBS, Comcast renew content carriage deal for some CBS channels

ViacomCBS Inc and Comcast Corp renewed their content carriage deal on Wednesday, which would allow Comcast to continue retransmission of 23 CBS-owned television channels.

'Shot across the bow': U.S. steps up pressure on UK ahead of Huawei decision

老虎机技术打法The United States is making a final pitch to Britain ahead of a UK decision on whether to upgrade its telecoms network with Huawei equipment, amid threats to cut intelligence-sharing ties, people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Defying critics, Ivanka Trump draws applause at tech show

U.S. presidential adviser Ivanka Trump on Tuesday touted government-industry collaboration to create jobs, drawing applause at a tech show that contrasted with the criticism she faced beforehand for her lack of tech experience.

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