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Rob Lever

Rob Lever

    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...
    CIA’s hacking arsenal unsettles tech firms
    CIA’s hacking arsenal unsettles tech firms
    The global technology sector was this week scrambling to understand the implications of an alleged broad CIA hacking arsenal, capable of spying on...
    Alphabet joins drone tests as US considers rules for commercial unmanned aircrafts
    Alphabet joins drone tests as US considers rules for commercial unmanned aircrafts
    Google parent Alphabet is joining tests for drone deliveries, United States officials announced this week, as the White House unveiled accelerated...
    New privacy app takes a page from NSA technology
    New privacy app takes a page from NSA technology
    Before the National Security Agency began complaining about being shut out of encrypted devices, it helped develop software for secure communications that could be adapted by the private sector....
    Study shows US data sweep harms press freedom
    Study shows US data sweep harms press freedom
    Large scale surveillance by the United States government has begun to have an impact on press freedom and broader democratic rights, a...
    How the fact-checkers are changing journalism
    How the fact-checkers are changing journalism
    The facts are the focus as part of a trend in journalism spreading from the United States to many places around the world.