Twitter’s upcoming tools aim to fuel research, fight hate speech

Twitter plans to unveil a revamped API next week. Graphic by Pixabay; illustration by CNET Twitter said Thursday that it plans to release new tools for developers that could make it easier to create a variety of features and apps to combat hate speech, help businesses better understand customers, and help users find information more […]

Education app reveals users’ sensitive information, research finds

A database for Spanish app-maker 8Belts was left exposed, revealing sensitive customer information. The data is now secured. Angela Lang/CNET 8Belts, a maker of language-learning apps, leaked sensitive personal information on hundreds of thousands of users around the...

US accuses China of trying to hack coronavirus vaccine research

The joint warning claims that Chinese hackers are looking to steal data surrounding a vaccine for COVID-19.  Angela Lang/CNET For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. The Trump administration is calling out...