TikTok, Twitter held talks about sale of popular video app, says report

Angela Lang/CNET Add Twitter to TikTok’s list of potential dance partners. The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday that the social network has had preliminary talks with TikTok about buying the US operations of the hugely popular, Chinese-owned video app. On Thursday, US President Donald Trump issued an executive order that would effectively ban TikTok in […]

Facebook labels new viral Nancy Pelosi video as ‘partly false’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi at a press conference in May. An altered video of the event went viral on Facebook over the weekend, fact checkers said. Getty Images Third party fact checkers working in partnership with Facebook said a newly viral video of House Speaker...

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...