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There's a battle brewing over Google's $1 billion high-tech neighborhood, and it could have big privacy implications for cities

THERE'S A BATTLE BREWING OVER GOOGLE'S $1 BILLION HIGH-TECH NEIGHBORHOOD, AND IT COULD HAVE BIG PRIVACY IMPLICATIONS FOR CITIES

Sidewalk Labs, the urban innovation arm of Google's parent company, Alphabet, will soon build a high-tech neighborhood along Toronto's...

Hackers accessed records of 75,000 people in government health insurance system breach

HACKERS ACCESSED RECORDS OF 75,000 PEOPLE IN GOVERNMENT HEALTH INSURANCE SYSTEM BREACH

Hackers breached a government healthcare system earlier this week, compromising the personal data for 75,000 individuals, according...

 
 
 
Cyprus government refused to grant more time to rescue airline

CYPRUS GOVERNMENT REFUSED TO GRANT MORE TIME TO RESCUE AIRLINE

Cyprus turned down appeals from the country's ailing airline Cobalt for more time to find investors as it withdrew the carrier's operating...

Facebook's powerful new executive joined a protest march against 'crazed' Donald Trump just 3 months ago

FACEBOOK'S POWERFUL NEW EXECUTIVE JOINED A PROTEST MARCH AGAINST 'CRAZED' DONALD TRUMP JUST 3 MONTHS AGO

Facebook announced on Friday the appointment of former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg as its new VP for global affairs and communications. Clegg...

 
 
 
Saudi government says Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside consulate

SAUDI GOVERNMENT SAYS JAMAL KHASHOGGI WAS KILLED INSIDE CONSULATE

Saudi Arabian state media confirmed on Friday that journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the regime's Istanbul consulate and said...

Apple CEO Tim Cook calls on Bloomberg to retract its Chinese spy story

APPLE CEO TIM COOK CALLS ON BLOOMBERG TO RETRACT ITS CHINESE SPY STORY

Apple CEO Tim Cook is calling on Bloomberg Business to retract a story that said his company was the victim of a hardware-based attack...

 
 
 
Trump's handling of Saudi Arabia and the Khashoggi case is alienating him from his biggest allies in Congress

TRUMP'S HANDLING OF SAUDI ARABIA AND THE KHASHOGGI CASE IS ALIENATING HIM FROM HIS BIGGEST ALLIES IN CONGRESS

Saudi Arabia on Friday acknowledged Khashoggi is dead . In a statement, the Saudi government claimed “a fistfight that led to his death.”...

These are the 15 Saudis suspected in the disappearance and alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

THESE ARE THE 15 SAUDIS SUSPECTED IN THE DISAPPEARANCE AND ALLEGED KILLING OF JOURNALIST JAMAL KHASHOGGI

Turkish officials released still images from surveillance cameras last week of the 15 Saudi nationals they say are suspects in the...

 
 
 
Facebook hires former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to run global affairs

FACEBOOK HIRES FORMER UK DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER NICK CLEGG TO RUN GLOBAL AFFAIRS

As the threat of data privacy regulation looms across the world, Facebook has hired former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg as its...

Facebook hires former deputy PM Nick Clegg as head of global affairs

FACEBOOK HIRES FORMER DEPUTY PM NICK CLEGG AS HEAD OF GLOBAL AFFAIRS

No, it isn't 1 April

 
 
 
Facebook hire former UK deputy PM, Nick Clegg, as head of global affairs

FACEBOOK HIRE FORMER UK DEPUTY PM, NICK CLEGG, AS HEAD OF GLOBAL AFFAIRS

Facebook has hired the former UK deputy prime minister, Nick Clegg, as it's head of global affairs and communications, as the company...

Bio Roundup: Prices on TV, Novartis Hearts Radio, Warp Drive's End

BIO ROUNDUP: PRICES ON TV, NOVARTIS HEARTS RADIO, WARP DRIVE'S END

Two new battlegrounds emerged this week in the nation's ongoing drug pricing debate. The first involved television: The federal government...

 
 
 
StarKist Pleads Guilty To Price Fix In Alleged Collusion In Canned Tuna Industry

STARKIST PLEADS GUILTY TO PRICE FIX IN ALLEGED COLLUSION IN CANNED TUNA INDUSTRY

Three companies - StarKist, Chicken of the Sea, and Bumble Bee - are accused by the government of conspiring to keep their canned tuna...

Walmart's Yiannas agrees to take FDA's top food safety job when Ostroff retires

WALMART'S YIANNAS AGREES TO TAKE FDA'S TOP FOOD SAFETY JOB WHEN OSTROFF RETIRES

Analysis It came as no surprise that 54-year old Frank M. Yiannas, FDA's newly named deputy commissioner for food policy and response,...

 
 
 
How could Europe benefit from the US-China trade war?

HOW COULD EUROPE BENEFIT FROM THE US-CHINA TRADE WAR?

Versions of this article have also been published by Caixin, Die Zeit, Nikkei and Politico. The European Union and Donald Trump got...

Spanish league says govt tax hike may scare away top players

SPANISH LEAGUE SAYS GOVT TAX HIKE MAY SCARE AWAY TOP PLAYERS

The Spanish league has warned clubs that tax increases for the rich proposed by the government could scare away soccer's top talents....

 
 
 
Mysterious big data company Palantir is reportedly looking at an IPO - and could see a valuation of $41 billion

MYSTERIOUS BIG DATA COMPANY PALANTIR IS REPORTEDLY LOOKING AT AN IPO - AND COULD SEE A VALUATION OF $41 BILLION

Palantir, a secretive data analytics company cofounded by Peter Thiel, is in talks about going public in 2019, according to the Wall...

One of Khashoggi's suspected killers reportedly died in a car crash on return to Saudi Arabia

ONE OF KHASHOGGI'S SUSPECTED KILLERS REPORTEDLY DIED IN A CAR CRASH ON RETURN TO SAUDI ARABIA

One of the men named by pro-government Turkish media as one of 15 suspects in the alleged murder of Saudi critic Jamal Khashoggi has...

 
 
 
Saudi Arabia's sloppy Khashoggi response may force Trump's hand towards punishment

SAUDI ARABIA'S SLOPPY KHASHOGGI RESPONSE MAY FORCE TRUMP'S HAND TOWARDS PUNISHMENT

President Donald Trump will meet his Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for a full report on his crisis-response visits to Saudi Arabia...

EU agencies practice response to multi-country foodborne outbreak

EU AGENCIES PRACTICE RESPONSE TO MULTI-COUNTRY FOODBORNE OUTBREAK

Five European food safety agencies have met to practice response to an emergency food safety incident. The Federal Office of Consumer...