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Facebook Says It Can't Police All Posts for Racism
Facebook

Facebook Says It Can't Police All Posts for Racism

There are 'billions' of posts every day, Facebook claims, and it would require a 'wonder machine' to catch every possible instance of abuse.
97 Tech Companies Including Apple and Google File Brief Against Trump Travel Ban
Trump & Business

97 Tech Companies Including Apple and Google File Brief Against Trump Travel Ban

The tech community is putting their words into legal action.
Nina Zipkin
Amazon Considers Supermarkets Staffed by 3 People
Amazon

Amazon Considers Supermarkets Staffed by 3 People

There's also a fleet of robots ensuring orders get filled.
Elon Musk Says He Put Immigration Ban on Trump Council Agenda
Elon Musk

Elon Musk Says He Put Immigration Ban on Trump Council Agenda

The Tesla founder also raised climate issues.
20 Crazy New Things We Learned About Snap
Snapchat

20 Crazy New Things We Learned About Snap

The maker of Snapchat, expected to be valued at more than $20 billion, revealed its inner workings for its IPO.
Nina Zipkin
Elon Musk Defends Role on Trump Advisory Board. Read His Full Text Explanation.
Elon Musk

Elon Musk Defends Role on Trump Advisory Board. Read His Full Text Explanation.

The Tesla and SpaceX founder clarifies his stance regarding the administration.
Entrepreneur Staff
Nordstrom Has Officially Cut Ties With Ivanka Trump's Brand
Retail Businesses

Nordstrom Has Officially Cut Ties With Ivanka Trump's Brand

The company said the brand's declining sales led to its decision.
Hayley Peterson
Women Won't Have Equal Numbers of Board Seats Until 2055, New Study Finds
Women in Business

Women Won't Have Equal Numbers of Board Seats Until 2055, New Study Finds

The Equilar Gender Diversity Index looks at the female representation on the boards of the biggest companies in the United States.
Nina Zipkin
Apple Accused of Intentionally Breaking FaceTime on iOS 6
Apple

Apple Accused of Intentionally Breaking FaceTime on iOS 6

A California lawsuit alleges the company broke the protocol to save money.
Facebook Developing New Streaming Video App for TVs
Facebook

Facebook Developing New Streaming Video App for TVs

For Facebook, the move is all about bringing in more advertising revenue.
Here's How to Fix the H-1B Visa Program to Drive Startup Growth
H1-B visa

Here's How to Fix the H-1B Visa Program to Drive Startup Growth

The current system is a boon for foreign job placement firms but does little to help promising startups looking for talent that's in short supply.
Harj Taggar
Jeff Sessions Offers Cannabis Industry No Reassurance
Cannabis

Jeff Sessions Offers Cannabis Industry No Reassurance

The Attorney General nominee's answers to questions from senators about marijuana enforcement policy were disconcertingly vague.
dispensaries.com
Oculus Ordered to Pay $500 Million to ZeniMax
Oculus VR

Oculus Ordered to Pay $500 Million to ZeniMax

The spat dates back to 2014 when ZeniMax sued the virtual reality firm for misappropriating trade secrets.