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Washington Post investigates Trump's control over Facebook
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Zuckerburg's fear of Trump has lowered political standards.

Facebook has been bending over to allow Trump to say what he likes has enabled other politicians to swamp voters with fake news and scare stories, according to a Washington Post investigation.

Trump wanted to reverse criminal charges against Huwaei
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If the Chinese signed a trade deal and helped him get elected in 2020

President Donald (will you look at my bible) Trump offered to bin all the allegations against Huawei if China signed a trade deal with the US and helped him get elected in 2020.

FCC unsure it can meet Trump’s social media demands
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Can’t really take away tech firms' legal protection

Republican Federal Communications Commissioner Mike O'Rielly said he's unsure whether his agency has the authority to carry out President Donald Trump's executive order targeting tech firms' legal protections.

Zuckerberg's pro-Trump stance is proving PR nightmare
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Tech policy groups worry about association with hate, misinformation, and abuse

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's refusal to apply platform policies to moderate rule-breaking posts by President Trump and other political figures is costing his company street cred.

Trump and EU at loggerheads on charging US tech companies tax
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US tech companies don't have to pay tax like other companies.

The US is investigating why nine countries, plus the European Union are daring to bring about tax systems which will force US tech companies to pay tax.

Dorsey refuses to back down
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Friday, 29 May 2020 10:52

Dorsey refuses to back down


Will continue to fact check Trump

Twitter will continue to fact check Donald Trump despite the President's censorship threats. 

Trump moves to censor social media
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Thursday, 28 May 2020 11:07

Trump moves to censor social media


For the crime of deleting his false and misleading posts

US President Donald “inject the bleach” Trump is about to sign an executive order to shut down social media sites which warn people about his medical advice and other fake news.

Trump cracks down on Huawei chip supply
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Forbids sales of foreign-made chips to the company

US president Donald “inject bleach you peasants” Trump has clamped down on the use of US technology worldwide to manufacture chips for Huawei, cutting off the outfit from vital semiconductor supply chains.

Trump looking at ways to get chip factories in US
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Chatting to Intel and TSMC

US President Donald “inject bleach to kill viruses” Trump is having another stab at getting the big chip makers to set up fabs in the US.

Trump punishes Huawei for coronavirus
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Friday, 27 March 2020 11:13

Trump punishes Huawei for coronavirus


Will ban US chips

Senior officials in the Trump administration agreed to new measures to restrict the global supply of chips to China’s Huawei Technologies as punishment for “China spreading the coronavirus”.