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Rob Lever

Rob Lever

    Facebook thwarts misinformation effort linked to Iran, Russia
    Facebook thwarts misinformation effort linked to Iran, Russia
    Facebook announced it identified stealth misinformation campaigns from Russia and Iran and shut down hundreds of accounts as part of its battle...
    Tesla shares tumble after Musk comments on personal toll
    Tesla shares tumble after Musk comments on personal toll
    Tesla shares fell hard Friday after chief executive Elon Musk's comments about his struggles with exhaustion as he works to ramp up production for...
    US newspapers hit back at Trump, defend free press
    US newspapers hit back at Trump, defend free press
    US newspapers big and small hit back Thursday at President Donald Trump's relentless attacks on the news media, launching a coordinated campaign of...
    Ailing US newspapers feel new pain from newsprint tariffs
    Ailing US newspapers feel new pain from newsprint tariffs
    US newspapers have taken a hit from a shift to digital news and a sharp loss of advertising, but a round of tariffs on Canadian newsprint is...
    As EU privacy law looms, debate swirls on cybersecurity impact
    As EU privacy law looms, debate swirls on cybersecurity impact
    Days ahead of the implementation of a sweeping European privacy law, debate is swirling on whether the measure will have negative consequences for...
    Contrite Zuckerberg says Facebook in 'arms race' with Russia
    Contrite Zuckerberg says Facebook in 'arms race' with Russia
    Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg accepted personal responsibility Tuesday for the leak of data on tens of millions of its users, while warning of an...
    Zuckerberg to face angry lawmakers as Facebook firestorm rages
    Zuckerberg to face angry lawmakers as Facebook firestorm rages
    Mark Zuckerberg will appear before US lawmakers this week as a firestorm rocks Facebook over its data privacy scandal, with pressure mounting for...
    Zuckerberg vows to 'step up' as Facebook scandal mushrooms
    Zuckerberg vows to 'step up' as Facebook scandal mushrooms
    Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg vowed Wednesday to "step up" to fix problems at the social media giant, as it fights a snowballing scandal over...
    Cambridge Analytica suspends CEO over Facebook scandal
    Cambridge Analytica suspends CEO over Facebook scandal
    Facebook expressed outrage Tuesday over the misuse of its data as Cambridge Analytica, the British firm at the centre of a major scandal rocking the social media giant, suspended its chief executive....
    Facebook rocked by data breach scandal as investigations loom
    Facebook rocked by data breach scandal as investigations loom
    Facebook shares plunged Monday as the social media giant was pounded by criticism at home and abroad over revelations that a firm working for...
    Tech a new religion at consumer gadget extravaganza
    Tech a new religion at consumer gadget extravaganza
    Tech is the new religion, offering hope of salvation in a troubled world as industry...
    Uber’s bad boy must take a ride
    Uber’s bad boy must take a ride
    After a series of embarrassing revelations, ridesharing giant Uber faces challenges in keeping growth on track, with top executive Travis Kalanick...