Facebook’s oversight board asks for public comment on Trump case

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies in October 2019. Getty Images Facebook’s content oversight board is accepting public comment on the social network’s decision to indefinitely bar Donald Trump from posting to his account because of concerns the now-former president could incite violence like the Jan. 6 insurrection at Capitol Hill.  The board is asking the […]

Facebook sends Trump suspension to its oversight board

Angela Lang/CNET Facebook on Thursday said it’s referring its decision to indefinitely suspend the accounts of former President Donald Trump to its independent oversight board. The social media giant blocked Trump’s accounts on Facebook and Instagram...

Trump pardons former Uber and Google engineer Anthony Levandowski

Former Google and Uber self-driving car engineer Anthony Levandowski received a pardon from President Trump after admitting to theft of trade secrets. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images President Donald Trump has pardoned Anthony Levandowski, a former Google and Uber...

Trump pardons ex-Uber and Google engineer Anthony Levandowski

Former Google and Uber self-driving car engineer Anthony Levandowski was granted a pardon by President Trump after admitting to theft of trade secrets. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images President Donald Trump pardoned Anthony Levandowski, a former Google and Uber engineer...

Trump signs order aimed at thwarting cyber interference

Trump has signed an executive order targeting foreign use of cloud services against the US. Graphic by Pixabay/Illustration by CNET President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday that aims to prevent foreign actors from using cloud computing platforms for...