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Tech giant confirms it is now 100 per cent powered by renewables

Tech giant confirms it is now 100 per cent powered by renewables

While impressive that facilities in 43 countries are powered with clean energy, its many suppliers are still working at it. Apple has convinced nine more suppliers "to power all of their Apple production with 100 percent clean energy, bringing the total number of supplier commitments to 23".


Zuckerberg Admits Facebook Was 'Too Slow To Spot Russian Interference'

Zuckerberg Admits Facebook Was 'Too Slow To Spot Russian Interference'

Facebook said it would begin notifying users Monday if their data has been swept up in the Cambridge Analytica scandal , although it appears to be taking its time. At least 10 New Zealanders downloaded the thisisyourdigitallife app, Facebook revealed on Monday. Facebook has been scrambling to win back user trust since the scandal erupted, announcing that it would implement changes like labeling political ads and verifying pages with many followers.


Capital Analysts LLC Has $2.78 Million Stake in Walmart Inc (WMT)

Capital Analysts LLC Has $2.78 Million Stake in Walmart Inc (WMT)

About 6.35 million shares traded. Fort Pitt Capital Group LLC lifted its stake in shares of Walmart Inc (NYSE: WMT ) by 5.5% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The company was upgraded on Friday , November 13 by Northcoast. Investors of record on Friday , December 7th will be given a dividend of $0.52 per share.



FTC complaint says YouTube should be fined billions for harvesting children's data

The decision, though it has yet to be officially announced, comes amid longstanding concerns over YouTube's suggestion algorithm inherently steers viewers toward increasingly extremist content . YouTube has a standalone mobile app for children, YouTube Kids , which it launched in 2015. We will read the complaint thoroughly and evaluate if there are things we can do to improve.


Trump weighs response after 'sick' Syria chemical attack

Trump weighs response after 'sick' Syria chemical attack

While the Pentagon is denying that it has launched any strikes on Syria yet, the rhetoric of the Trump administration indicates that preparations are being made for stepped-up military operations. The UN Security Council was to meet on Monday after the attack in Eastern Ghouta. President Donald Trump previously ordered missile strikes after a Syrian chemical attack last April.


Facebook to soon let you delete messages sent by mistake

Facebook to soon let you delete messages sent by mistake

We should have done this sooner-and we're sorry that we did not", a Facebook spokesperson said in a statement . Facebook confirmed the retractions, claiming it was done for the company's security, following the Sony email hack in 2014.