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Google and French publishers sign landmark copyright agreement

In a first in Europe, Google and a group of French publishers said on Thursday they had signed an agreement aimed at opening the path...

LauncherOne rocket takes Virgin Orbit to space

Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit reached space on Sunday, eight months after the first demonstration flight of its air-launched rocket system failed, the company said. A...

US shelves planned investment ban on Alibaba, Tencent, Baidu

The Trump administration has scrapped plans to blacklist Chinese tech giants Alibaba, Tencent and Baidu, four people familiar with the matter said, providing a...

HKChronicles website blocked for violating Hong Kong security law

A Hong Kong internet service provider on Thursday said it had blocked access to a pro-democracy website to comply with the city’s national security...

YouTube suspends Trump channel due to ‘potential for violence’

Google-owned YouTube on Tuesday temporarily suspended President Donald Trump's channel and removed a video for violating its policy against inciting violence. "In light of concerns...

Parler offline after Amazon warning over violent content

The conservative social network Parler was forced offline Monday, tracking websites showed, after Amazon warned the company would lose access to its servers for...

Google pulls free-speech app Parler for ‘egregious content’

Google said Friday it had pulled the Parler app from its mobile store for allowing "egregious content" that could incite deadly violence like that...

Speculation over whereabouts of Chinese tech tycoon Jack Ma

The absence from public view of Chinese tech tycoon Jack Ma in the past two months, including missing the final episode of a TV...

Tech companies threaten to leave Pakistan if social media rules stay

A day after the Pakistan government notified rules that define how social media will be governed in the country, technology companies announced that the regulations would...

TikTok files last-minute petition against Trump order

TikTok asked a Washington court Tuesday to stop an order from Trump's administration from taking effect this week as the White House seeks to...

WhatsApp Pay takes on Google, Alibaba in India

WhatsApp on Friday entered an increasingly tense battle between multinational giants such as Google and Alibaba for a chunk of India's digital payments market. The...

Pakistan bans TikTok for immoral content

Pakistan has banned TikTok for the failure of the popular social media app to filter out immoral content. On Friday, a top government official said...

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