Fiery exchanges as politicians scold Facebook, Google and Twitter
Fiery exchanges as politicians scold Facebook, Google and Twitter
Facebook crushes Wall Street expectations, but warns crackdown on abuse will impact profitability
02 November, 2017, 00:38
"One witness this committee had said that their strategy is to take a crack in our society and turn it into a chasm", King said, later adding: "We as a society have to realize when we are being conned". Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) told executives of the California-based companies.
The country's leading tech giants will not support a bill for more internet transparency.
Senator Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the panel, said he believed that Twitter was "vastly underestimating" the amount of fake and automated accounts on its platform.
"We have found that foreign actors have used fake accounts to place ads on Facebook and Instagram that reached millions of Americans", said Facebook's general counsel Colin Stretch.
The Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman explained that Russians organized a Heart of Texas rally and a concurrent United Muslims of America counterprotest on the same day at the same location in Houston.
Both Facebook pages promoted an event for noon on May 21, 2016, at a Houston Islamic center - one to protest Muslims and the other to praise them.
Bloodhound supersonic vehicle on display during test
For the initial record attempt, the Bloodhound will use a single monopropellant rocket which can produce around 40kN of thrust. Green has to throttle back the jet, which will have enough fuel in the system to keep Bloodhound going up to 200mph.
Facebook's Russian Federation problem isn't affecting the company's business.
"What neither side could have known was that Russian trolls were encouraging both sides to battle in the streets", Sen. The sampling published by Politico seems inconsistent with the way politicians and journalists generally portray "Russian disinformation", which they describe as a plot to "reshape US politics" and undermine our electoral process by sophisticated operatives who know how to manipulate American voters. Experts have said that the Russians' goals included promoting discord in the US and inciting violence.
"This is whole lot broader than simply the 2016 election", Sen. The Facebook, Google and Twitter lawyers agreed.
It's round two for the world's biggest internet companies as they face off against congressional lawmakers on Capitol Hill. "They need to answer for this".
At least four OH highway patrol troopers then picked up the chase, which went on for about another 20 miles. Speaking to ABC 10 News, the boy's father said his son may have learned the ... from playing video games.
To this day, the GameCube controller is often cited by most Smash players as being the best way to play a game within the series. You are now able to plug in your GameCube adapter into the Nintendo switch and play basically any game with the controller .
The Philadelphia Eagles made a splashy move Tuesday to bolster their running game, trading for Miami running back Jay Ajayi . Get prep sports breaking news alerts from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email.
Democratic lawmakers mostly stayed out of the Sunday fray after a week in which Clinton's 2016 campaign came under fresh scrutiny. Some of that research became the now-infamous dossier of allegations about the now-President and Russian Federation .
These conditions will continue to into much of Monday , along with daytime highs in the middle 50s to 60 degrees. Great weather for trick-or-treaters! Throughout Sunday , expect mostly cloudy to overcast with widespread rain .
Reinhold Niebuhr was a well-known theologian about whom Comey wrote an undergraduate thesis at the College of William & Mary. Comey tweeted an image of himself standing alone, along the roadside in Iowa, writing, "On the road home".
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However, he clearly stated that on the basis of equality and self-respect, Pakistan want to expand relations with the US. Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khwaja Muhammad Asif has plugged triumphalism a bit too much after U.S.
On Tuesday, the election board cancelled a planned briefing with journalists on preparations for the polls. A day before the August 8 vote, another member of the election board was found tortured and murdered.
Spelunky 2 has been announced
In Monster Hunter World , you'll be able to dress up as Aloy from Horizon Zero Dawn in only PlayStation 4 version. If you didn't have a chance to watch the presentation live, you can still get in on the fun.
Sailors lost at sea since May finally step onto dry land
Two sailors and their dogs have been rescued by the US Navy after more than five months lost at sea in the vast Pacific Ocean. Appel and Fuiava set sail for Tahiti on May 23, but had an engine casualty amid bad weather a week into their voyage.
Patriots hold on to beat Chargers, 21-13
The Patriots controlled the pace of the game throughout, holding possession for almost 37 minutes and notching 27 first downs. This is the third time that Gostkowski has missed two field goals in a game, and the first time it has happened since 2012.
Unboxing Microsoft's Xbox One X
Also available for both Xbox One and 360, " Deadfall Adventures " puts players in the shoes of an adventurer/treasure hunter. Unfortunately, it only contains a 1TB hard drive, which is half of the maximum storage that was available in the Xbox One S.
Oklahoma City Thunder: Plane nose crumpled midair by…a bird?
Anthony wrote on Instagram , "What possibly could we have hit in the SKY at this time of night? Everyone is safe, though". The team's charter flight to Chicago apparently encountered a bird during descent that crushed the nose of the plane.
Harry Kane is out of Spurs' clash with Manchester United
Spurs have been here before, as recently as last season, when Kane missed eight Premier League fixtures, split into two blocks. Manchester United haven't won the Premier League title since their famous final triumph under Sir Alex Ferguson in 2013.
Pedroia undergoes surgery on left knee
Pedroia was on the disabled list twice this year after the mid-July All-Star Game break with what the Red Sox called inflammation. The Boston Red Sox announced that Dustin Pedroia will be out for seven months after surgery on his left knee.