ZTE clears last major hurdle to lifting US export ban
Virtually everything is in place.
ZTE replaces leadership to meet US demands
Whether or not it will ultimately be necessary is another matter.
Google staff reportedly refused to work on government security tool
The tool could open up more military contracts to the company.
ACLU urges devs to safeguard users with anti-snooping measures
The union believes software updates are vulnerable to government misuse.
Amazon faces pressure to stop selling facial recognition to police
Investors and civil rights groups are concerned about privacy.
Trump's gutted EPA might lead to 80,000 more deaths per decade
Two Harvard scientists estimate that relaxed protections will be lethal for some.
Senate bills would make quantum computing a priority
They would give the US a technological edge.
Airbnb pulls over 48,000 rentals in Japan following recent law
It was forced to take down unlicensed rentals ahead of a cutoff date.
FCC implements a 'clear ban' on surprise phone bill charges
It also bars surprise phone company changes.