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OAKLAND, Calif. — Twitter said on Friday that it had permanently suspended President Trump from its service “due to the risk of further incitement of violence,” effectively...

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Zac Efron selling glam LA mansion for $5.9M

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China launches antitrust investigation into tech giant Alibaba

HONG KONG — China has launched an antitrust investigation into Alibaba Group regulators said on Thursday, in the latest blow for Jack Ma’s e-commerce and fintech empire. The...

iPhone 12 leading all 5G phone sales, report shows

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Big Tech Should Try Radical Candor

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