Big tech goes to Congress remotely

This week, the CEOs of Facebook, Apple, Alphabet and Amazon were called before the House’s Antitrust Subcommittee to defend the vast empires they’ve built. Jeff Bezos, Tim Cook, Sundar Pichai and Mark Zuckerberg faced questions about how their business practices propelled them into the market-dominant giants they are today. They lead four of top six … Read more Big tech goes to Congress remotely

Facebook’s Zuckerberg grilled about Donald Trump Jr.’s TWITTER suspension

Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wisconsin) gaffed his way to meme status after grilling Facebook head Mark Zuckerberg about Donald Trump Jr.’s Twitter suspension, forcing the CEO to explain the platforms are, in fact, different. MORE: https://on.rt.com/an5z Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international … Read more Facebook’s Zuckerberg grilled about Donald Trump Jr.’s TWITTER suspension

Zuckerberg: Facebook censors 89% of ‘hate speech’ BEFORE it’s seen by anyone

Facebook censors almost 90% of ‘hate speech’ before it’s allowed to circulate, CEO Mark Zuckerberg told Congress at Wednesday’s Big Tech hearing, responding to pressure from Democrats to submit to the advertiser boycott. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/an5x Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK … Read more Zuckerberg: Facebook censors 89% of ‘hate speech’ BEFORE it’s seen by anyone

Big Tech CEOs grilled on use of force labour in China

During a hearing on the market power of four of America’s biggest tech companies, a Republican congressman raised the issue forced labor in China and sought a pledge from Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Apple’s Tim Cook and Google’s Sundar Pichai not to benefit in any way from the practice. Get the latest headlines: … Read more Big Tech CEOs grilled on use of force labour in China

Mark Zuckerberg Defends Facebook in Congressional Testimony

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg (Jimmy Fallon) testifies before Congress to defend his company’s business practices. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Stream now on Peacock: https://bit.ly/3gZJaNy Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aN Watch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights 11:35/10:35c Get more The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: https://www.nbc.com/the-tonight-show JIMMY … Read more Mark Zuckerberg Defends Facebook in Congressional Testimony

Big Tech CEOs face grilling in Congress

CEOs from Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple faced jabs for alleged abuse of their market power from Democrats and Republicans on Wednesday in a much-anticipated congressional hearing. Members of both parties grilled the four powerful CEOs – Apple’s Tim Cook, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Alphabet’s Sundar Pichai and Amazon’s Jeff Bezos – on everything from market … Read more Big Tech CEOs face grilling in Congress

What we learned from Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook’s Capitol Hill testimonies

Tech CEOs Jeffrey P. Bezos, Sundar Pichai, Tim Cook and Mark Zuckerberg visited Capitol Hill to discuss their companies dominance in the tech market. Here are the biggest takeaways. (Bezos owns The Washington Post) Read more: https://wapo.st/3hLLMPr. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Tech CEOs Divided Over Whether China Steals U.S. Technology

While Apple’s Tim Cook and Google’s Sundar Pichai said they were unaware of any issues of China stealing from their respective firms, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg said he believes it is “well-documented” that the Chinese government steals technology from U.S. companies. Facebook has painted China as a real threat for much of the past couple of … Read more Tech CEOs Divided Over Whether China Steals U.S. Technology

Gaetz Grills Zuckerberg Over Facebook’s Conservative Bias

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in Congress Wednesday that he doesn’t want Facebook’s platforms run with ideological bias. He added the company has ongoing training and will look into complaints in response to questions from Rep. Matt Gaetz about conservative bias. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake … Read more Gaetz Grills Zuckerberg Over Facebook’s Conservative Bias

US tech giants face a long-awaited grilling by Congress

Fending off accusations of stifling competition, four Big Tech CEOs – Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Sundar Pichai of Google and Tim Cook of Apple – faced a grilling by the US House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel on Wednesday. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news … Read more US tech giants face a long-awaited grilling by Congress

Watch again: Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg and Tim Cook face hearing in Congress

The tech industry’s “Big Tobacco moment”, where the bosses of four of the biggest companies – Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google – are giving evidence to the US Congress in Washington today. The House of Representatives’ Antitrust Subcommittee is investigating whether the power, size and tactics of the four companies has crushed competition, reduced innovation … Read more Watch again: Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg and Tim Cook face hearing in Congress