Facebook and Twitter CEOs face Senate hearing over handling of 2020 US election – video | US news- Tempemail

The chief executive officers of Twitter and Facebook appear before a US Senate hearing to testify about allegations of anti-conservative bias and their handling of the 2020 election. Jack Dorsey and Mark Zuckerberg  face questioning for the second time in as many months, with Republican lawmakers alleging – without evidence Continue Reading

‘Who the hell elected you?’ Big tech CEOs grilled in US Senate hearing – video | Technology- Tempemail

Republican and Democrat lawmakers grill the CEOs of tech giants Twitter, Facebook and Google in a hearing about a federal law protecting internet companies from legal liability for content generated by its users. While Republicans focused on disinformation and the ‘censoring’ of Donald Trump, Democrats accused their rivals of politicising Continue Reading

‘Too much power’: Congress grills top tech CEOs in combative antitrust hearing | Technology

The US’s top tech bosses were told they have “too much power”, are censoring political speech, spreading fake news and “killing” the engines of the American economy, at a combative congressional hearing on Wednesday. The historic hearing in Washington saw Jeff Bezos of Amazon, Tim Cook of Apple, Mark Zuckerberg Continue Reading

Congress’s historic tech hearing suggests antitrust crackdown could come soon | Technology

After hours of grilling top tech executives in a historic antitrust hearing on Wednesday, US lawmakers suggested unprecedented antitrust enforcement might be on the horizon. In his closing remarks, Representative David Cicilline, a Rhode Island Democrat, said evidence put forward in the investigations and testimony showed just how entrenched the Continue Reading

‘Big companies aren’t bad’: Zuckerberg and other tech CEOs to testify in historic antitrust hearing | Technology- Tempemail

“Companies aren’t bad just because they are big,” Facebook executive Mark Zuckerberg is set to tell Congress on Wednesday, as the world’s most powerful technology companies face a historic investigation into their size and power. Zuckerberg plans to argue to Congress that Facebook became successful “the American way, by starting Continue Reading

Assange complains he cannot follow US extradition hearing – Strategy – Security- Tempemail

Julian Assange complained he was struggling to follow his extradition hearing on Wednesday as his legal team argued Britain should not send him to the United States because the charges against him were politically motivated. Assange, 48, faces 18 counts in the US including conspiring to hack government computers and Continue Reading

Apple and TikTok won’t testify in a March congressional hearing about their ties with China

In brief: Republican Senator Josh Hawley thinks Big Tech is “totally untrustworthy” as it hides deep connections with China. He invited Apple and TikTok to a congressional hearing scheduled for March 4, but neither of the two want to participate. TikTok is still in hot water due to its suspected Continue Reading

Hearing from an ex doesn’t have to ruin your Christmas – sometimes it can be a pleasant surprise- Tempemail

‘Tis the season, it seems, to get long, conciliatory messages from exes you’d almost forgotten existed.  That sounded colder than I meant it to. What I mean is that the memories are parked further back in my mind the way all memories used to be parked in the days before Continue Reading

How Amplifon and Publicis Sapient made some noise with an app to support hearing aid users

Publicis Sapient won the ‘Heathcare and Pharma’ category at The DADI Awards 2019 with its ‘Amplifon Hearing App’ campaign for Amplifon. Here, the agency reveals the challenges faced and the strategies used to deliver this successful project. The challenge Hearing loss is the third most common physical condition behind arthritis Continue Reading