Exclusive: U.S. opens national security investigation into TikTok – sources

Exclusive: U.S. opens national security investigation into TikTok – sources

NEW YORK/BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government has launched a national security review of TikTok owner Beijing ByteDance Technology Co’s $1 billion acquisition of U.S. social media app Musical.ly, according to two people familiar with the matter. FILE PHOTO: The logo of TikTok application is seen on a mobile phone screen in this picture illustration […]

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United Airlines says in talks with Apple on San Francisco airport upgrade

United Airlines says in talks with Apple on San Francisco airport upgrade

FILE PHOTO: A United Airlines Boeing 787 taxis as a United Airlines Boeing 767 lands at San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, California, February 7, 2015. REUTERS/Louis Nastro CHICAGO (Reuters) – United Airlines is in early discussions with Apple Inc about upgrading the U.S. carrier’s terminal at San Francisco International airport, United’s Chief Digital Officer […]

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Facebook’s Zuckerberg pledges cooperation with U.S. antitrust probe: congressman

Facebook’s Zuckerberg pledges cooperation with U.S. antitrust probe: congressman

FILE PHOTO: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing regarding the company’s use and protection of user data on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Congressman David Cicilline, chair of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel, said on Friday that […]

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Big Tech companies like Facebook, Amazon to face antitrust probe by U.S. state attorneys general

Big Tech companies like Facebook, Amazon to face antitrust probe by U.S. state attorneys general

(Reuters) – A bipartisan group of state attorneys general will announce on Monday an investigation into large tech companies, like Facebook and Google, for potential violations of antitrust law, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s announced on Friday. Paxton’s office did not name the companies but the Justice Department and Federal Trade Commission are probing Facebook […]

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