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Google Warned Senators, Aides Of Hacking Attempts On Personal Emails

Thursday, September 20, 2018

In a recent letter, Sen. Ron Wyden said some senators and Senate staff members were warned by a major tech company "that their personal email accounts were targeted by foreign government hackers."


Tech Giant Apple Spared Financial Pain In Latest Round Of Tariffs On China

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

With the trade tensions on the rise again, Apple has a lot at stake, with its money-making iPhone assembled completely in China. So far, the tech darling has managed to navigate the dispute unscathed.


Businesses Pulled Into Natural Disaster Preparations

Thursday, September 13, 2018

In preparing for a natural disaster like the impending Hurricane Florence, companies like Wal-Mart, Home Depot and Walgreens have become a major part of the nation's emergency planning process.


DOJ Probe Into Bias At Tech Companies Should Include Democrats, California AG Says

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Attorney General Xavier Becerra is calling on the Justice Department to invite Democrats to the Sept. 25 meeting focused on social media and tech companies or risk proving the event's political bent.


Amazon's Stock Value Has Crossed $1 Trillion

Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Amazon's stock value briefly topped $1 trillion on Tuesday, a little over a month after Apple crossed the same milestone. The giant online retailer has been consistently profitable since 2015.


Are Tech Giants Doing Enough To Fight Against Foreign Powers Trying To Influence Elections?

Monday, September 03, 2018

The Senate Intelligence Committee has summoned top executives from Facebook, Twitter and Google to testify on Wednesday about foreign influence campaigns.


Here's What Keeps The Democratic Party's Technology Boss Awake At Night

Thursday, August 30, 2018

The DNC wants local chapters to use complex passwords and is leaning heavily on tech giants — while also wishing for more help from government agencies in defending against cyberthreats.


Facebook Shuts Down Hundreds Of Accounts Backed By Iran, Russia

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Facebook identified and shut down more than 650 malicious accounts originating in Iran and others that were Russian-backed accounts. Twitter has suspended 284 accounts for "coordinated manipulation."


Facebook Shuts 652 Iran-Backed Accounts Linked In Global Disinformation Campaign

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

The company says a network of accounts, pages and groups "originated in Iran and targeted people across multiple internet services in the Middle East, Latin America, UK and US."


What's In Your Shopping Cart? A Battleground For Global Trade

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

As a trade war brews between the U.S. and its major trading partners, we looked into the carts of back-to-school shoppers to see how global trade might show up in their baskets


How Are Tariffs Affecting You?

Monday, August 13, 2018

Are you noticing any effects from the tariffs in your daily life or work? Are you paying less or more for products you buy at the supermarket or for your business? NPR wants to hear from you.


Apple Becomes World's 1st Private-Sector Company Worth $1 Trillion

Thursday, August 02, 2018

The tech giant and the world's most valuable publicly traded company became first to reach the milestone market value. Amazon is also approaching $1 trillion in value, but Apple got there first.


Facebook Loses More Than $100 Billion In Value In Worst Stock Market Wipeout In History

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Tech stock strength has fueled most of the market growth this past year, which is why so many people were shocked when Facebook's stock fell sharply. At the same time, Amazon is on track to become the world's first trillion-dollar company by market value.


Ivanka Trump Is Closing Her Fashion Company

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

The Ivanka Trump brand is being shut down, the company's president announced Tuesday. The business of the daughter of President Trump was in the spotlight over the years over perceived conflicts of interest.


Amazon's Jeff Bezos Became Richest Man In Modern History Just Ahead Of Prime Day

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Amazon's fourth Prime Day sale had a few hitches but is off to a strong start. The company's valuation increased so much that Jeff Bezos is now the richest man in modern history with his net worth topping $150 billion.


Reporter's Notebook: In Small-Town Russia, 'Football Is My Life'

Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Millions of Russian adults and children play soccer on various levels. In one small town, three generations of soccer players take on the meaning of the game and the World Cup.


While Reporting At The World Cup, Female Journalists Are Sexually Harassed

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

At this year's World Cup in Russia, at least three female journalists have been sexually harassed while reporting on the soccer tournament. The instances have been recorded as they've reported on-air.


Russia's World Cup Performance Is Surprising Fans And Critics

Monday, June 25, 2018

Despite a loss Monday, Russia has rolled through this World Cup — dominating opponents in its group to advance to the knockout stage of the soccer tournament and surprising fans and critics alike.


#Sochifornia: Locals Say 2014 Olympics Helped Sochi Shed Its Soviet Sheen

Sunday, June 24, 2018

One of the World Cup hosts, Sochi is known for the 2014 Games, the most expensive Olympics in history. Now Instagram culture has dubbed it #Sochifornia — as in, Russia's answer to California.


For Russia, Hosting World Cup Is A Bid To Win Global Respect

Sunday, June 17, 2018

The month-long soccer tournament promises its share of thrilling upsets and political intrigue. Russia hopes that by hosting this global sporting event this year, it will boost the country's prestige.