An offer you can't refuse? Trump slaps France with 25% tariffs, but gives it 180 days to ‘rethink' taxing Apple, Google & others
US President Donald Trump has imposed a 25 percent import duty on French goods in an effort to scuttle the country's digital services tax - making it clear that Paris has...
6 hours ago - RT - 4 articles
U.S. Will Impose Tariffs on French Goods in Response to Tech Tax
The Trump administration said it would impose 25 percent tariffs on some French goods but will delay collection of the levies.
10 hours ago - NY Times - 4 articles
How small NJ bank Cross River distributed $5.4B in PPP funds
JPMorgan Chase's closest local rival in the race to lend out US coronavirus loans wasn't Citigroup or BNY Mellon - it was a tiny, tech-savvy lender based in New Jersey. Jamie...
11 hours ago - New York Post
Google vows to ban companies profiting from secretly spying on people, but doesn't think to include itself
In an effort to combat the monitoring of people's activities without their knowledge, Google is changing its policies to prohibit the advertising of spyware products. The...
12 hours ago - RT
Google ditched China cloud project over political tensions: report
Google recently ditched an effort to launch cloud computing services in China and other countries amid concerns about growing political tensions, according to a report. The...
14 hours ago - New York Post
'Like paying tribute to Mongol overlords': Telegram VP Perekopsky compares Apple and Google to Golden Horde
Telegram Vice President Ilya Perekopsky has compared the current dynamic in Silicon Valley to Tatarstan during the reign of the Mongol Empire, with every company paying tribute...
16 hours ago - RT
One-millionth Patent Awarded without Ceremony
Originally published in August 1911
17 hours ago - Scientific American
Why Is a Tech Executive Installing Security Cameras Around San Francisco?
Chris Larsen knows that a crypto mogul spending his own money for a city's camera surveillance system might sound creepy. He's here to explain why it's not.
21 hours ago - NY Times
Maryland's first P-TECH class to graduate celebrates in Baltimore
There are eight P-TECH programs in Maryland, and the class at Carver Vocational Technical High School in Baltimore is the first class to graduate.
1 day ago - WBALTV
Expert shopping: Amazon Kindle e-readers
Even if you own an iPad or tablet device, a Kindle is a worthy investment, according to one tech expert. Here's why.
1 day ago - NBC News
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Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games
Second major conference to announce a conference-only model
Trump commutes sentence of ally Roger Stone, sentenced to 6 years in...
US President Donald Trump has commuted the ‘Russiagate' sentence of Roger Stone, a political operative who briefly worked on his 2016 campaign, just as Stone was ordered to...
Authorities searching for possible human remains at ‘Tiger King' zoo
Law enforcement responded to the Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park Friday evening to search for possible human remains.
Amazon tells employees to delete TikTok by end of day
Amazon is banning employees from having the wildly popular TikTok app on their phones, citing “security risks” associated with the Chinese-owned company in a Friday memo. “If...
Yarn-maker raises nearly $100,000 in days for COVID-19, Black Lives Matter
A businesswoman raised nearly $100,000 in just a matter of days to help charities that work directly with people in need.
Valentina Sampaio is the first transgender model to appear in the Sports...
After becoming Victoria's Secret's first trans model, Valentina Sampaio is now the first trans woman to appear in Sports Illustrated's swimsuit issue.
Trump rally in Portsmouth postponed because of approaching tropical storm
President Donald Trump's planned rally in Portsmouth has been postponed because of the tropical storm moving up the East Coast.
A female soldier is joining the Green Berets - a first for the Army Special...
A female soldier for the first time will join the Green Berets, one of the Army's most elite units, after graduating this week from U.S. Army Special Forces training.
Bruins release Round Robin schedule as players approve plan to resume season
The NHL's Board of Governors and members of the NHL Players' Association ratified a return-to-play plan that has play resuming August 1.
Police seize rifle of St. Louis couple filmed waving guns with at BLM protesters
St. Louis police officers reportedly seized a rifle from the husband-and-wife lawyers filmed waving firearms at Black Lives Matter protesters last month. The officers served a...