Former Uber security chief charged for allegedly covering up hack

Joe Sullivan has been charged with obstruction of justice.  James Martin/CNET The Department of Justice has indicted Uber’s former head of security for allegedly covering up a data breach that affected more than 50 million people. While Uber and its then-chief security officer learned about the hack in 2016, the company didn’t publicly disclose it […]

TikTok removed more than 380,000 US videos this year for hate speech

TikTok, like other social networks, has to grapple with hateful content on its app. Angela Lang/CNET TikTok, known for short videos of people lip-syncing and dancing to their favorite songs, is grappling with a problem familiar to other social networks: hate speech....

What coronavirus? Apple becomes a $2 trillion company

The entrance to Apple Park’s Steve Jobs Theater, named after the company’s late co-founder and CEO. James Martin/CNET For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. Just two years ago, Wall Street...

Four brothers targeted Amazon in alleged $19 million fraud scheme

Photo Illustration by Guillaume Payen/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Four brothers from New York state were arrested and charged by federal authorities Wednesday in an alleged scheme to overcharge the company for wholesale orders and pocket $19 million in...