Tech titans face video glitches in Congressional testimony

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared by video conference before a congressional subcommittee Wednesday, but his low frame rate made him look choppy. CNET It was Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ big moment, but he appeared as a tiny box on a large TV screen before the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law in the US […]

Tech CEO apologizes after racist rant against Asian family goes viral

Video of the incident went viral after being posted to social media. Screenshot by CNET A San Francisco tech CEO was caught on video this weekend unleashing a racist tirade against an Asian family at a restaurant in Carmel Valley, California. Footage of the incident,...

Tech companies want facial recognition laws, but maybe not this one

Tech companies that want facial recognition regulations haven’t been quick to back a bill that would impose an indefinite ban on the surveillance tool.  CNET When Amazon and Microsoft announced they were putting a pause on providing facial recognition to police...

Tech giants blast Trump executive order suspending H-1B visas

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday suspending immigrant work visa programs. Doug Mills/The New York Times/Pool/Getty Images Many of the tech industry’s biggest and most influential companies on Monday criticized an executive order issued...