Democrats and Republicans form odd alliances during tech antitrust debate

Rep. Ken Buck (R-CO) (L), and Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI)Getty ImagesCracking down on Big Tech is…

Google pushes back deadline to kill third-party cookies to 2023

A logo outside the Google Store Chelsea in New York, May 28, 2021.Victor J. Blue |…

BuzzFeed announces plans to go public via SPAC, targets $1.5 billion valuation

Jonah Peretti, Founder and CEO, Buzzfeed, speaks at the Wall Street Journal Digital Conference in Laguna…

China is actually ‘all in’ on crypto — but only a brand it can control, Andreessen Horowitz partner says

China is actually fully committed to digital currencies and blockchain technology, but only its brand that…

Luminar’s shares pop after Volvo says it will use start-up’s lidar technology as standard equipment on new EV

Chesnot | Getty Images News | Getty ImagesVolvo is integrating Luminar Technologies' lidar system on the…

Jobless claims hold above 400,000 for the second week in a row

Initial claims for unemployment insurance remained elevated last week as employers struggled to fill a record…

JPMorgan Chase ‘strongly’ urges all U.S. employees to get vaccinated ahead of office return

Jamie Dimon, chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co., gestures while speaking during a Bloomberg…

Why the crash of crypto token ‘titan’ that burned Mark Cuban may not foretell a bitcoin plunge

When a cryptocurency token called titan dropped from more than $60 to several thousandths of a…

Mike Pompeo, other 2024 GOP hopefuls head to New York to meet with donors as possible White House bids loom

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, U.S., January…

Biden invites infrastructure negotiators to White House as bipartisan group moves closer to a deal

(L-R) U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA), U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ), U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK),…

Andreessen Horowitz launches $2.2 billion crypto fund and is ‘radically optimistic’ despite price fluctuations

Andreessen Horowitz partner Marc AndreessenJustin Sullivan | Getty ImagesAndreessen Horowitz is launching a multibillion-dollar fund to…

Deliveroo shares surge after a UK court rules its couriers are self-employed

A Deliveroo courier rides along Regent Street delivering takeaway food in central London during Covid-19 Tier…

TV ad tech company Innovid plans going public via SPAC

Innovid Tal Chalozin, CTO and co-founder (left), Zvika Netter, CEO and co-founder (center), Zack Zigdon, managing…

Why the crash of crypto token titan that burned Mark Cuban may not foretell a bitcoin plunge

When a cryptocurency token called titan dropped from more than $60 to several thousandths of a…

Millions could be suffering from long Covid, British study suggests

Healthcare workers in North Memorial's 2019s South Six and South Seven Intensive Care Units treated patients…

Brooklyn Nets owners will use character, not credit scores, for $2.5 million loan program that helps Black businesses

Nets Owner Joseph C. Tsai and Clara Wu Tsai at the game between the Brooklyn Nets…

Delta Covid variant has a new mutation called ‘delta plus’: Here’s what you need to know

People queue outside a vaccination center in Sydney on June 24, 2021, as residents were largely…

Canada to Make Online Hate Speech a Crime Punishable by $16,000 Fine

File photo of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.Photo: Olivier Matthys/AFP (Getty Images)Canada’s ruling Liberal government announced…

China Hopes to Put First Human on Mars in 2033: Report

The Shenzhou-12 spacecraft from China’s Manned Space Agency onboard the Long March-2F rocket launches with three…

Olive Garden parent earnings and sales beat as diners return to restaurants

A take-out order from a Darden Restaurants Inc. Olive Garden location is arranged for a photograph…

Elon Musk says Starlink will go public when its cash flow is more predictable

SpaceX founder and Tesla CEO Elon Musk visits the construction site of Tesla's gigafactory in Gruenheide,…

Norway’s Statkraft lined up to provide ‘green’ hydrogen for 88-meter long, zero-emission ship

Casper Hedberg | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesEnergy firm Statkraft and its subsidiary Skagerak Energi have been…

Singapore to expand its vaccination campaign to everyone 12 and older on July 2

People wearing face masks as a preventive measure against the spread of Covid-19 in Singapore.Maverick Asio…

Dozens of cows escape slaughterhouse in Los Angeles suburb, police kill one they say charged at family

PICO RIVERA, CALIF. ( — Forty cows escaped a slaughterhouse and ended up in a Los…

Supreme Court sides with cheerleader in free speech case

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a Pennsylvania public school wrongly suspended a student…

More than 150 workers who refused COVID-19 vaccine are fired or resign at Houston hospital

DALLAS — More than 150 employees at a Houston hospital system who refused to get the…

Lumber prices plummet as sawmills crank up output, easing inflation fears

From sawmills to store shelves to your own hammer swings, lumber can tell you a lot…

McAfee antivirus software creator dead in Spanish prison

National Authorities said the cause of death was being investigated. In this Dec 12, 2012 file…

Benigno Aquino III: The quiet son of Philippine democracy icons

image copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionMr Aquino was seen as continuing his parents' legacyFormer Philippine president Benigno "Noynoy"…

‘Goodbye Apple Daily’: Tears in paper’s final hour

Hours after Hong Kong's pro-democracy tabloid Apple Daily announced its imminent closure, hundreds of supporters gathered…

Apple Daily: Hong Kong bids emotional farewell to pro-democracy paper

media caption'Goodbye Apple Daily': Tears in Hong Kong paper's final hourThousands across Hong Kong rushed to…

Malaysian casino giant Genting makes $4.3bn bet on Las Vegas

image copyrightGetty ImagesMalaysian casino operator Genting Group is taking a $4.3bn (£3bn) bet on Las Vegas…

Big EU rail project advances in Italy, but opposition remains 24.06.2021

The green Susa Valley in northern Italy has shown perhaps the longest opposition to EU infrastructure…

Hong Kong journalists blame Apple Daily’s closure on ‘government oppression’

A man holds the last print edition of Hong Kong pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily from his…

Credit Suisse predicts global growth of 5.9% for 2021, says stocks to outperform other asset classes

A Thai investor checks an electronic board showing stock prices at Asia Plus Securities amid Coronavirus…

China plans to send its first crewed mission to Mars in 2033 and build a base there

A Long March-7 Y3 carrier rocket carrying the Tianzhou-2 cargo spacecraft blasts off from the Wenchang…

Meet the man designing Google’s futuristic new headquarters

British designer Thomas Heatherwick is designing Google's new buildings in California and London.GettyIn 2012, British designer…

Visa to buy Swedish fintech start-up Tink for $2.1 billion

In this articleVVisa Inc. credit and debit cards are arranged for a photograph in Washington, D.C.,…

Mining bitcoin could be about to get a whole lot easier after China’s crypto crackdown

LAN network cables plugged into a Bitcoin mining computer server are pictured in Bitminer Factory in…

Covid is already deadlier this year than all of 2020. So why do many in U.S. think the problem’s over?

Fans in the audience react as The Foo Fighters reopen Madison Square Garden on June 20,…

A shortage of doctors and nurses has contributed to Japan’s slow vaccine rollout, professor says

A shortage of doctors and nurses in Japan's aging population contributed to the country's sluggish Covid…

Apple Daily: The Hong Kong newspaper that pushed the boundary

By Yvette TanBBC News image copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionThe Apple Daily paper became a symbol for protesters…

Covid third wave: Can India prevent it?

By Vikas PandeyBBC News, Delhiimage copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionThe second wave devastated Indian cities and townsIndia is…

Ros Atkins on… The closure of Hong Kong’s Apple Daily

Hong Kong's largest pro-democracy paper Apple Daily has announced its closure. Ros Atkins looks at the…

Paralympics could pave the way for a ‘more inclusive’ post-pandemic recovery, experts say

This summer's Tokyo Paralympics present an opportunity for businesses to embrace a vastly underrepresented segment of…

Apple Says It Needs the App Store In Order to Protect Consumers From Scams

Photo: Eric Thayer / Stringer (Getty Images)Apple continued its impassioned defense against a new crop of…

Market bull who predicted tech’s rebound believes Wall Street may avoid a summer setback

He predicted tech's recent comeback, and now Oppenheimer Asset Management's John Stoltzfus believes Wall Street can…

Lawyers for Britney Spears’ father backed themselves into a corner, former prosecutor says

The lawyers for Britney Spears' father backed themselves into a corner by telling the media that…

Indiana woman reportedly pleads guilty in first Capitol riot sentencing

Police release tear gas into a crowd of pro-Trump protesters during clashes at a rally to…

Box CEO says KKR investment created opportunity for all shareholders

Box CEO Aaron Levie on Wednesday defended his company's decision to accept a sizeable investment from…