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Twitter now in compliance with IT rules, govt tells court

The government on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that Twitter appears to be in compliance with the Information Technology Rules, 2021, having made appointments...

How to claim the child tax credit if you don’t file taxes — payments start July 15

Weeks ahead of the first monthly payment to millions of families under the expanded Child Tax Credit, federal officials are trying to make sure as...

AMC, big movie chains are more than meme stocks to property bond investors

“Nowhere special. I always wanted to go there,” said Gene Wilder’s character in Mel Brooks’ 1979 parody Western “Blazing Saddles,” a film NPR credited with...

Dogecoin jumps on Elon Musk tweet as wild cryptocurrency trading continues

Host Elon Musk during the monologue on Saturday, May 8, 2021. Will Heath | NBCUniversal The price of dogecoin spiked on Thursday morning after Tesla...

Facebook oversight board to decide whether to reinstate Trump account Wednesday

Facebook’s oversight board will issue a ruling Wednesday morning on the social media network’s decision to ban former President Donald Trump from Facebook and Instagram...

Facebook blocks #ResignModi posts for hours as India’s Covid crisis grows | India News

NEW DELHI: Facebook Inc blocked posts tagged #ResignModi before restoring them hours later, stoking a controversy that’s erupted over government requests to remove social media...

Opinion: Tech’s COVID-19 boom won’t last forever, but it’s not going to end just yet

This article is part of a series tracking the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on major businesses. For other articles and earlier versions, go here....

‘Obviously, we had no idea it was going to get here,’ say the guys who made the first NFT

NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, are taking the digital world by storm — and raising fresh concerns about asset bubbles — more than three years after...

Twitter permanently suspends Trump’s account

With mere days before his presidency is set to end, Twitter Inc. permanently suspended the account of Donald Trump on Friday. “After close review of...

Twitter and Facebook temporarily lock Trump’s accounts following Capitol siege

Social media companies condemned a video posted by President Donald Trump during a withering assault on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, prompting Twitter to lock his...

No vaccine, no entry? Will bars and restaurants turn away Brits without COVID-19 jab?

Getting vaccinated in the U.K. will be voluntary, but some venues may want proof. daniel leal-olivas/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Restaurants, cinemas and even sporting venues may...

Dow, S&P 500 end at record highs Monday as stock market rallies amid further vaccine progress

Stocks clinched a fresh round of records Monday, as alarming U.S. COVID-19 infection rates and hospitalizations were overshadowed by promising vaccine developments. The least-loved sectors...

‘Who the hell elected you?’ U.S. Senate tech hearing becomes election showdown

WASHINGTON: A U.S. Senate hearing to reform an internet law and hold tech companies accountable for how they moderate content quickly turned into a political...

Facebook and Twitter are concerned about what is going to happen after Election Day

Securing democracy on social media may be hardest after Americans vote in the presidential election. In what is shaping up as a newfangled nightmare in...

Twitter regains control after prominent accounts hijacked to tweet bitcoin scams

Twitter Inc. accounts belonging to top U.S. executives, lawmakers and celebrities were compromised Wednesday and appeared to be used in an attempt to siphon bitcoin...