Monday, Jun 14, 2021
All what’s digital
Add Your News
Putin says Russia prepared to extradite cyber criminals to US on reciprocal basis
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said his nation is prepared to extradite cyber criminals to the United States on a reciprocal basis, Russia's state-run TASS news agency reported Sunday.
Positive Step In Right Direction: China On US Revoking TikTok, WeChat Ban
The US should treat Chinese companies fairly and justly and refrain from politicising trade issues, state-run CGTN quoted Commerce ministry spokesperson Gao Feng as saying.
Joe Biden revokes Donald Trump's bid to ban Americans from downloading TikTok
Joe Biden's new executive order comes after the Trump administration attempted to ban TikTok last year.
US Withdrawing Trump Executive Orders To Ban TikTok, WeChat
A separate US national security review of TikTok remains ongoing, a White House official said.
Wealthiest Americans including Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos 'paid no income tax'
George Soros, known as the man who broke the Bank of England, reportedly paid no federal income tax over three years.
US Senate Approves Mammoth Innovation Bill To Counter China
The bill now heads to the House of Representatives, which earlier passed a different version. The two will have to be reconciled into a single bill before it is sent for the president's signature.
'Historic' G7 deal to stop global corporate tax avoidance welcomed by tech giants Google and Facebook
"It's a proud moment," says Chancellor Rishi Sunak as G7 finance ministers commit to a global minimum tax of at least 15%.
The G-7 Nations Agree To Make Big Tech Companies Pay Their Fair Share Of Taxes
The wealthy democracies agree to support a global minimum corporate tax rate of at least 15% to deter multinational companies from avoiding taxes by stashing profits in low-rate countries. It sounds good, but no worries. It’s not going t...
Ransomware Attacks "Rising National Security Concern" For US: White House
US President Joe Biden sees the frequent ransomware attacks as a "rising national security concern", the White House said.
Donald Trump suspended from Facebook for two years
Donald Trump has been suspended from Facebook and Instagram for two years.
Biden Targets Crypto Tax Evaders in Global Data-Sharing Pitch
The Biden administration has proposed requiring the collection of data on foreign cryptocurrency investors active in the U.S., aiming to bolster international cooperation to help in a broader crackdown on tax evasion.
"Looking Closely" At Russia Retaliation Over Cyberattack: Joe Biden
The ransomware attack on a US subsidiary of Brazilian-owned JBS has again prompted accusations that Russia is at least harboring cybercriminals.
Wanted: Millions of cybersecurity pros. Rate: Whatever you want
A series of major digital security breaches over the past year are serving as a wake-up call to Corporate America about the need to invest in cybersecurity.
Macron and Merkel demand explanations over US-Denmark spy claim
"This is not acceptable between allies, even less so between European allies and partners," Macron said
‘Silicon Six’ tech giants accused of inflating tax payments by almost $100bn
Study claims firms paid $96bn less in tax between 2011 and 2020 than the notional figures cited in their annual reports
Venmo added new privacy options after President Joe Biden's account was discovered
Venmo is working on new privacy options after reporters found President Joe Biden's account in "less than 10 minutes" of searching.
Was COVID-19 Made In China Lab? Facebook Changes Stand On Posts
Facebook has made changes to its policy banning posts suggesting the Covid-19 was man-made.
White House partners with dating apps to encourage Covid vaccinations
Starting this week, the White House is hoping Americans swipe right for Covid vaccines, partnering with a series of prominent dating apps to offer incentives to customers who've been vaccinated against the coronavirus.
Elon Musk Is Maybe, Actually, Strangely, Going to Do This Mars Thing
From his private Cape Canaveral, the billionaire is manifesting his own interplanetary reality—whatever the cost.
Swipe Right! White House Partners With Dating Apps To Boost Vaccination
The White House has partnered with apps as Match, Tinder and Bumble to boost the vaccination drive in the United States.
EU questions US calls to withdraw tech taxes
The US called on countries to roll back unilateral measures once an international tech tax is agreed upon.
IBM says chip shortage could last two years
The boss of the US tech giant IBM has said a computer chip shortage could last another two years.
Joe Biden’s Venmo account discovered in ‘less than 10 minutes’ – report
Payment app accounts for Joe and Jill Biden removed after BuzzFeed News said it easily discovered them
Colonial Pipeline Paid Hackers Nearly $5 Million in Ransom
The biggest oil pipeline company in USA, Colonial Pipeline, paid nearly $5 million to Eastern European hackers on Friday, contradicting reports earlier this week that the company had no intention of paying an extortion fee to help restor...
Add Your News