Trump administration reportedly restricts Huawei’s US suppliers

Huawei’s ability to access US suppliers may have been further restricted. Érika García / CNET The Trump administration hit Huawei’s US suppliers, including Intel, with restrictions days before Joe Biden’s presidential inauguration, Reuters reported...

After Twitter banned Trump, misinformation plummeted, says report

James Martin/CNET The week after Twitter banned President Donald Trump from its platform, online misinformation about election fraud fell by a whopping 73 percent, according to a Saturday report by The Washington Post. Talk around election fraud dropped from 2.5...

Trump designates Xiaomi as ‘Communist Chinese military’ company

Mandel Ngan/Getty In the final days of his presidency, Donald Trump has moved against another Chinese tech giant. On Wednesday, the Trump administration officially added Xiaomi, along with eight other companies, to its list of “Communist Chinese military...

Sandberg says Facebook has no plans to lift Trump ban right now

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg spoke virtually at the Reuters Next conference. Screenshot by Queenie Wong/CNET Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said Monday the social network doesn’t plan to lift the indefinite block the company placed on President Donald...