Airbnb finally settles lawsuit against NYC and hands over host data

Airbnb finally settles lawsuit against NYC and hands over host data

Airbnb makes nice with New York City. Airbnb It’s been a long time coming. Airbnb announced Friday that it’s dismissing its lawsuit against New York City over the requirement to hand over host data. As part of the settlement deal, the short-term rental company said it will begin giving host information to city officials, so […]
HBO is getting rid of HBO Go, renaming HBO Now since HBO Max is live

HBO is getting rid of HBO Go, renaming HBO Now since HBO Max is live

HBO Max, which streams the full catalog of Game of Thrones, launched May 27.  HBO HBO Max, when it arrived two weeks ago as an amped-up app to stream HBO with a lot of extra programming, also brought confusion about how the new streaming service fits in with the...
Twitter removes 30,000 accounts linked to Russia, China and Turkey

Twitter removes 30,000 accounts linked to Russia, China and Turkey

The accounts violated Twitter’s platform manipulation policy.  Angela Lang/CNET Twitter has permanently removed 32,242 accounts that were found to be state-backed operations from China, Russia and Turkey. The accounts were suspended for violating the social...