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TikTok banned from European Commission phones over cybersecurity

The European Union’s executive branch said it has temporarily banned TikTok from phones used by employees as a cybersecurity measure, reflecting widening worries from western officials over the Chinese-owned video sharing app. In a first for the European Commission, its Corporate Management Board suspended the use of TikTok on devices issued to staff or personal […]

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A general view of a stock market price of Apple (AAPL). Photo credit should read: Tim Goode/PA Wire.

Tech giants post sluggish financial results as sector struggles continue

Technology giants Alphabet, Amazon and Apple all posted disappointing financial results on Thursday as businesses continue to face challenging global economic issues. Google’s parent company Alphabet posted lower profits and only a small revenue increase, while Amazon also reported a fall in profits and Apple posted its first quarterly revenue drop in nearly four years. […]

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EMBARGOED TO 2230 SATURDAY NOVEMBER 26 File photo dated 26/05/22 of a child using a laptop computer, as the Online Safety Bill is to be updated to criminalise the encouragement of self-harm, the Government has confirmed.

Call to stop rogue algorithms ‘pushing’ antisemitism online

The Government has been urged to stop rogue algorithms “pushing” online hate, including Holocaust denial and antisemitic conspiracy theories. The Antisemitism Policy Trust has highlighted how “unfit for purpose” systems can spread harmful content and disinformation through search engines. In an interview with the PA news agency, the Trust’s chief executive Danny Stone welcomed the […]

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