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2d ago

Activision Blizzard pays SEC $35 million to settle probe

CEO Bobby Kotick and other senior executives reportedly knew about significant harassment issues within Activision, including instances of alleged sexual misconduct.
The Activision Blizzard Booth during the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles in 2013.
The Activision Blizzard Booth during the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles in 2013.
3d ago

Twitter will start charging for tools used by thousands of developers

APIs are software tools third-party developers use to access data from applications so they can use it to make new services.
A sign is pictured outside the Twitter headquarters in San Francisco, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2022. A court has given Elon Musk until Friday to close his April agreement to acquire the company after he earlier tried to back out of the deal.
A sign is pictured outside the Twitter headquarters in San Francisco, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2022. A court has given Elon Musk until Friday to close his April agreement to acquire the company after he earlier tried to back out of the deal.
4d ago

Want to build a website? Just ask ChatGPT in plain English

YouTube and TikTok are already rife with videos of people showing how they’ve found ways to have ChatGPT perform tasks that once required a hefty dose of coding ability.
Illustration of a robot using a computer, with coding brackets around it.
Illustration of a robot using a computer, with coding brackets around it.
4d ago

Crypto hacks stole record $3.8 billion in 2022, led by North Korea groups

Chainalysis, a U.S.-based blockchain analytics firm, estimated that North Korea-linked hackers stole $1.7 billion worth of crypto in multiple attacks last year.
A neon sign indicating that Bitcoin is accepted.
A neon sign indicating that Bitcoin is accepted.

OpenAI launches tool to catch AI-generated text

The AI Text Classifier, released by the makers of ChatGPT, "may help" determine whether a school essay was AI-generated.
The OpenAI website on a smartphone.
The OpenAI website on a smartphone.

Democratic senator urges DOJ review of Twitter’s handling of child exploitation

In a letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland, Durbin said Twitter "has provided little confidence that it is adequately policing its platform to prevent" child exploitation.
The Twitter office in New York on Oct. 26, 2022.
The Twitter office in New York on Oct. 26, 2022.
6d ago

TikTok CEO to testify before Congress in March amid app security questions

TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew will appear before the House Energy and Commerce Committee to answer questions about consumer privacy and data security, the committee announced.
Shou Zi Chew during the Bloomberg New Economy Forum in Singapore
Shou Zi Chew during the Bloomberg New Economy Forum in Singapore
6d ago

Europe's crackdown on Big Tech omitted TikTok — but now that’s set to change

The E.U.’s internal market commissioner warned TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew in a meeting this month the bloc could ban the app if it didn’t comply with new rules.
The TikTok booth at the Tokyo Game Show
The TikTok booth at the Tokyo Game Show

Tech layoffs strip the facade off TikTok's 'day in the life' videos

Creators pivot to content about unemployment and labor rights instead of aspirational videos of corporate perks.
U.S. Sues Google For Abusing Monopoly In Ad Technology
U.S. Sues Google For Abusing Monopoly In Ad Technology
8d ago

A mailman, a NASA scientist and a park ranger: Some government employees shrug off TikTok bans

Army pilots put up videos from inside the helicopters they fly. Park rangers talk about the wonders of nature. An air traffic controller dissects a near-collision on an airport runway.
Photo Illustration: A bald eagle with the TikTok logo gripped in its beak
Photo Illustration: A bald eagle with the TikTok logo gripped in its beak
9d ago

India's Gen Z grapples with Modi's dark past in clashes over new documentary

For Indians dismayed by what they see as rising authoritarianism under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, watching a banned BBC film has become a symbol of protest.
Narendra Modi n New Delhi on Wednesday.
Narendra Modi n New Delhi on Wednesday.