Facebook is setting up a ‘war room’ ahead of Brazil and US elections

Facebook gave an update on election security in Brazil and the US. James Martin/CNET Facebook.

Tesla facing possible DOJ investigation, Google Maps hits Apple Carplay – Video

Tech Today In today’s top stories, Elon Musk’s tweets may have landed Tesla in hot.

Were all the Pixel leaks planted? – Video

Alphabet City A new theory has popped up online saying that those notch-a-riffic Pixel 3.

ACLU accuses Facebook of running job ads that women can’t see

Facebook was recently accused on running discriminatory housing ads too. James Martin/CNET Facebook has again.

Twitter will soon let you switch to a chronological timeline

Twitter has been monkeying with users’ timelines for the past couple of years to make.

Amazon Go expansion continues with store in Chicago

Shoppers scan the Amazon Go app on mobile devices as they enter the Amazon Go.

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff to buy Time magazine for $190M

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff has agreed to purchase Time magazine for $190 million. Justin Sullivan/Getty.

Iran accuses Twitter of shutting down legitimate accounts

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif accuses Twitter of deleting accounts belonging to real people…

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New Apple iPhones and Watch, Amazon’s growing ad presence – Video

Tech Today This week’s most important tech headlines include all of Apple’s new products like.

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Whew. What a week. Google employees are reportedly resigning over the search giant’s efforts to.

Google’s Dragonfly would reportedly collect Chinese citizens’ phone numbers

A prototype for China’s search engine would reportedly make it easy for the government to.

Google News could slow search results to tackle fake news, report says

Getty Images Google News is reportedly considering the idea of slowing search results to tackle.

Bezos promises Amazon HQ2 decision will be announced by year’s end

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says a decision is coming on the company’s second headquarters but.

iPhone XS, iPhone XR, Apple Watch: A closer look at Apple’s new lineup – Video

The Apple Core More on 2018 iPhones, Apple Watch Series 4 and a side-by-side comparison.

Apple’s iPhone event wrap-up – Video

Tech Today Apple laid out the company’s new trio of iPhones made up of the.

Gold iPhone XS Max vs. other gold iPhones – Video

Apple Event We compare Apple’s new iPhone XS Max to other iPhones for color, size.

iPhone XS gets upgraded camera – Video

Apple Event Apple’s new iPhone XS improves portrait mode. It also adds the ability to.

San Francisco tells Uber, Lyft riders to get in the right car

Uber has partnered with San Francisco on a public education campaign about rider safety. Uber.

Ho! Ho! Ho! Amazon will deliver real live Christmas trees starting in November

Delivered to your door. ullstein bild/Getty Images Forget about dragging an axe out to the.

Google’s artificial intelligence chief departs

(L-R) Dr. Fei-Fei Li, Joanne Chen and Megan Smith attend Democratizing AI for Individuals &.

Bill Gates says Mark Zuckerberg ‘owes’ him for DC advice

Bill Gates says he advised Mark Zuckerberg to be mindful of Washington politicians, a lesson.

The new Chrome's best features video

Google’s browser turned 10 years old. Here’s what’s great about the newest iteration of Chrome..

Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to retire

Alibaba Group Chairman Jack Ma Getty Images One of China’s biggest tech titans is stepping.

Twitter and Facebook visit Capitol Hill, Apple special event coming up – Video

Tech Today This week’s biggest tech stories include Twitter and Facebook’s trip to Capitol Hill,.

9 great reads from CNET this week

Another week. Boy, was that fast. So much happened. Twitter permanently banned Alex Jones and.

CNET UK Podcast 544: We debate 8K and Twitter faces the music – Video

CNET UK Podcast Tech giants face politicians as we check out the latest gadgets coming.

Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to retire

Alibaba Group Chairman Jack Ma makes a speech at 2018 Alibaba Xin Philanthropy Conference on.

Uber diversity head says ‘culture change doesn’t happen overnight’

Bo Young Lee, left, speaks to TechCrunch senior reporter Megan Rose Dickey at TechCrunch Disrupt.

Audience protester ignites spontaneous auctioneering during House hearing – Video

CNET News Video A protester interrupts the Twitter hearing, followed up by auctioneering from Rep..

Facebook ex-security chief: creating election chaos is ‘totally doable right now’

Alex Stamos speaks at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco on Thursday.  James Martin / CNET.

Facebook employee linked to Cambridge Analytica leaves company

A Facebook employee who the company was investigating because of his links to Cambridge Analytica has.

Facebook and Twitter on Capitol Hill – Video

Tech Today Today’s most important tech stories include Twitter and Facebook’s Congressional hearings, the lack.

Facebook spends $1 billion on its coolest data center in Singapore

An artist rendering of what the new Singapore Data Center will look like. Facebook Facebook’s.

Blood-testing startup Theranos reportedly to dissolve

Theranos, the blood-testing company founded by Elizabeth Holmes, is going out of business. Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty.

Elon Musk renews pedophilia claims against diver in Thai cave rescue

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is renewing pedophilia accusations against a diver who was.

20 years on, Google faces its biggest challenges

Google, founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin, was founded 20 years ago today.  Getty.

Google releases AI tool to identify child sex abuse images online

Google on Monday released a free artificial intelligence tool to help companies and organizations identify.

IFA 2018: Catch up on the cool new gadgets from Berlin’s big tech show

IFA 2018 has already fulfilled our expectations both for practical upgrades and wild innovations. After.

Apple acquires startup focused on lenses for AR glasses

Apple has acquired AR glasses maker Akonia Holographics. James Martin/CNET Apple has acquired a startup.

Amazon says Bernie Sanders’ criticism of wages, working conditions is ‘inaccurate’

Getty Images Sen. Bernie Sanders and Amazon are having trouble seeing eye to eye.  On.

Trump claims Google rigs search engine, SpaceX explains where Mars astronauts will live – Video

Tech Today Today’s top tech stories include Donald Trump’s unfounded claims of Google search engine.

Facebook reportedly axes status updates cross-posted from Twitter

Facebook has apparently removed status updates from users’ timelines that originated as cross-posts from Twitter,.

Twitter suspends 486 more accounts for ‘coordinated manipulation’

The latest round brings the total of suspended Twitter accounts in a week to 770. .

Craigslist founder gives Mother Jones $1 million to fight fake news

Craig Newmark attends Russell Simmons’ Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation’s Annual Rush HeARTS Education Luncheon in.

Amazon Go opens second cashierless store in Seattle

The first Amazon Go store sold swag like water bottles.  Shara Tibken/CNET Amazon is expanding.

Top 5 iPhone rumors – Video

CNET Top 5 We’ve gone through all the reports. Find out what features the next.

Didi Chuxing suspends carpooling service after passenger killed

Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing has suspended its Hitch carpooling service after the killing of.

Star Wars told by a CNET intern who’s never seen it – Video

Sony brings Aibo back to the US, Microsoft may unveil new Xbox service 1:25 August.

New Nvidia cards, Xbox hardware subscription service? – Video

Tech Today This week’s most important news stories include Nvidia’s new RTX graphics cards, Facebook’s.

Supersonic without the boom – CNET

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Elon Musk’s poetry corner (CNET UK Podcast 543) – Video

CNET UK Podcast We discuss Elon Musk’s latest outbursts, Amazon’s take on Tom Clancy’s Jack.

Airbnb sues New York City over data collection law

Lionel Bonaventure / AFP/Getty Images Airbnb sued New York City on Friday over a bill.

The cure for Facebook’s fake news infection? It might be these women

Alex Hardiman always speaks softly. Leading a team meeting in a conference room at Facebook’s.

Small fire breaks out near Tesla factory in Fremont

A small fire at Tesla Motors’ Fremont, California, factory. Raj Mathai/Twitter A small fire broke.

iPhone X Plus could get exclusive charging feature – Video

The Apple Core A rumored X-ray of Apple’s massive phone shows it’s built for fast.

China blocked from building 5G networks in Australia

Telcos around the world are in a race to bring 5G to consumers. Sprint China.

Apple’s Shazam bid expected to get EU approval

Apple may acquire Shazam soon.  Óscar Gutiérrez/CNET Apple’s plan to buy Shazam, an app that.

Verizon blames employee error for continued throttling of firefighters’ data service

Firefighters monitor a back fire as they battle the Mendocino Complex fire earlier this month.

Google knows where you are – Video

Alphabet City An investigation uncovers that Google is tracking your location in lots of different.

Nvidia announces new RTX GPUs, Fitbit’s Charge 3 – Video

Tech Today Today’s major tech headlines include Nvidia’s announcement of new RTX graphics cards, Fitbit’s.

Apple Pay now accepted at all Costcos in the US

Apple Pay is now accepted at 750 Costco stores in the US. Jason Cipriani/CNET Attention,.

Microsoft CEO on helping a faded legend find a ‘sense of purpose’

Four years after becoming head of the world’s top software maker, CEO Satya Nadella invites.

Google’s latest tracking controversy, Amazon might purchase a theater chain – Video

Tech Today This week’s most important tech stories include Google’s tracking controversy, Nintendo’s tease of.

9 great reads from CNET this week

Oh, my. What a week that was. We found out the Obama campaign used security.