HELSINKI, Finland -- Nokia, a maker of wireless and fixed-network equipment, reported Thursday a third quarter profit that exceeded analyst expectations. The company said it increased sales of 5G technology and trimmed expenses. However the company cautioned that the market outlook was cloudy due to a global shortage of semiconductors and could hinder growth.
Monika Bickert is Facebook's global policy manager. She claims that safety and engagement are not priorities. Frances Haugen, a whistleblower who testified in the Senate that Facebook's systems are causing harm to vulnerable people and has not made any significant changes to stop it, said this contradicts Bickert's global policy management head Monika Bickert. Haugen claims that the platform was designed to exploit negative emotions in order to keep users on it.
DETROIT , -- Global computer chip shortages have impacted third quarter profits at Ford and its crosstown rival General Motors. Both companies had to temporarily close their factories in order to get supplies for dealer lots.
WASHINGTON , March saw claims about the dangers of coronavirus vaccines spreading across social media. This undermined efforts to stop the virus' spread. Some Facebook employees believed they had found a solution.
BEIJING, -- Chinese tech giant Huawei saw its sales drop 32% in the first nine months 2021 due to U.S. sanctions. This was in part because of the sale of the Honor smartphone brand. According to data released Friday.
BOISE - An Idaho company has reached an agreement to help a California-based plant breeding firm grow strawberries. They claim that the plants will keep fresher for longer periods of time and last longer.
SAN RAMON (Calif.) -- Apple's iPhone sales rose again in the last quarter but did not grow as fast as analysts expected. This was due to supply shortages which have made it harder to meet demand for a wide variety of products.
Netflix reported sharply increased third-quarter earnings Tuesday due to a stronger slate, which includes "Squid Game," a South Korean survival drama that Netflix claims was its largest-ever TV series.
TOKYO , Nippon Steel Corp. sued Toyota Motor Corp. for a patent covering a technology used to make electric motors. This rare instance of legal wrangling among Japan's top steelmaker, and top automaker over intellectual properties is not common.
BEIJING -- China's Shenzhou-13 spacecraft, carrying three Chinese astronauts, docked Saturday at the station. This marks the beginning of a six-month-long stay that will set a new record as the country works towards completing its new orbiting outpost.
Amazon's audiobook service Audible, and apps for smartphones for reading the holy books in Islam and Christianity have been removed from the Apple Store in China. This is the latest example of China's stricter rules regarding internet companies.
Finding enough energy to power the massive, powerful computer arrays that create and trade cryptocurrency is a major obstacle to large-scale Bitcoin mining. One central New York mining operation came up with an innovative solution that alarms environmentalists. It has its own power plant.
DETROIT , -- U.S. safety investigators are seeking to find out why Tesla did not file recall documents when it upgraded Autopilot software to better identify emergency vehicles parked. This escalates a simmering conflict between Tesla and regulators.
In the wake of the horrendous testimony that Facebook platforms harm children, Facebook will introduce several features to encourage teens to use Instagram to take a break and "nudge" them if they continue to look at content that is not beneficial to their health.
Google is cracking down on digital ads promoting false climate change claims or being used to make money from such content, hoping to limit revenue for climate change deniers and stop the spread of misinformation on its platforms.
After a set of leaks last month that represented the most damaging insight into Facebook’s inner workings in the company’s history, the former employee behind them has come forward. Now Frances Haugen has given evidence to the US Congress – and been praised by senators as a ‘21st century American hero’.
China's government eagerly awaited the return of a senior executive from Huawei Technologies, a global communications company, on Saturday after what was a high-stakes prisoner exchange with Canada and the U.S.
The serious work by House Democrats to implement President Joe Biden’s extensive spending plan has begun. However, it will take remarkable legislative agility to get there. Biden stated that the revenue needed to pay for the plan must be generated from Americans earning more than $400,000 per year.
Cybersecurity teams worked tirelessly on Sunday to stop the worst ransomware attack in history. Some details have emerged about how Russia-linked gangs breached the company whose software was the conduit.
Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm on Sunday called for much more public-private collaboration on cyber defenses and stated U.S. adversaries are capable of utilizing cyber intrusions to shut the U.S. grid.