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19  mai     19h48
Texas looks to a Clarence Thomas opinion to defend its social media law
Jon Brodkin    Thomas argued that social networks are like common carriers
Twitter deal leaves Elon Musk with no easy way out
Financial Times    Strength of B agreement comes into focus as Musk appears to have second thoughts
18  mai     20h07
Texas social media law will cause chaos online, Supreme Court is told
Jon Brodkin    Texas law blatantly violates First Amendment many groups tell the Supreme Court
Shkreli released from prison to halfway house after serving
Beth Mole    His early release reflects good behavior and completion of rehabilitation programs
Twitter board tells Elon Musk: We will not alter the deal
Jon Brodkin    Board vows to enforce billion agreement despite Musk s waffling and complaints
17  mai     17h15
Musk says Twitter must show data behind spam estimate or he’ll kill the deal
Jon Brodkin    Musk replied to Twitter CEO s spam explanation with criticism and a poop emoji
16  mai     17h06
Supreme Court urged to block shocking reinstatement of Texas social media law
Jon Brodkin    In emergency brief Big Tech protests one sentence order that revived Texas law
Social media sites work to limit spread of Buffalo shooting footage
Kyle Orland    Twitch says livestream of attack was taken down in less than two minutes
13  mai     15h28
Musk says Twitter deal on hold over concern about number of spam accounts
Jon Brodkin    Musk still committed to purchase amid talk he could back out or renegotiate
12  mai     21h40
Bitcoin plunges to lowest price since 2020 amid broader sell-off
Timothy B. Lee    The stablecoin tether briefly lost its peg to the dollar on Thursday morning
Radical ruling lets Texas ban social media moderation based on viewpoint
Jon Brodkin    th Circuit reinstates Texas law that was previously found to violate st Amendment
11  mai     18h25
El Salvador buys more bitcoin after ratings agency downgrades its debt
Timothy B. Lee    Meanwhile the leading algorithmic stablecoin has broken its peg to the dollar
War upon end-to-end encryption : EU wants Big Tech to scan private messages
Jon Brodkin    Services may have to scan encrypted messages for child abuse images and grooming
10  mai     19h27
Elon Musk says Twitter banning Trump was morally wrong and flat-out stupid
Jon Brodkin    Musk confirms he would reverse Trump s Twitter ban if he completes acquisition
Why our continued use of fossil fuels is creating a financial time bomb
John Timmer    We re investing in things that will have little value if we move off fossil fuels
Biden praises ISPs for price cuts even as they sabotage his FCC nominee
Jon Brodkin    Voluntary commitments from Comcast and others did not impress consumer groups
09  mai     16h23
Tesla sues thermal engineer for allegedly stealing secrets of Dojo supercomputer
Timothy B. Lee    Dojo supercomputer will train neural networks that power self driving software
06  mai     18h03
Musk’s Twitter deal could face national security probe into foreign investors
Jon Brodkin    Money from Saudi Arabia Qatar and Binance may give US reason to investigate
05  mai     20h51
Frontier lied about Internet speeds and ripped off customers, FTC says
Jon Brodkin    Settlement requires accurate speed claims and payment of nearly million
Stung by 3 court losses, ISPs stop fighting California net neutrality law
Jon Brodkin    Broadband lobby dismisses case after preliminary injunction was denied three times