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FILE - Icons for the smartphone apps TikTok and WeChat are seen on a smartphone screen in Beijing, in a Friday, Aug. 7, 2020 file photo. The Commerce Department said President Trump’s proposed ban of the apps WeChat and TikTok will go into effect Sunday, Sept. 20, to “safeguard the national security of the United States.” The government said its order, previously announced by Trump in August, will “combat China’s malicious collection of American citizens’ personal data.” (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
The Annie Frey Show
September 18, 2020 - 5:24 pm
The U.S. Commerce Department said Friday it will ban Chinese-owned TikTok and WeChat from U.S. app stores on Sunday and will bar the apps from accessing essential internet services in the U.S. — a move that could effectively wreck the operation of both Chinese services for U.S. users. TikTok won't...
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 08, 2020 - 3:28 pm
Facebook will pay some app and Instagram users money to deactivate their accounts ahead of the 2020 election. Read more on RADIO.COM to find out how you can earn extra cash.
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Tarrah Gibbons
August 30, 2020 - 12:04 pm
Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk introduced pigs with computer chips in their brains in a webcast. The entrepreneur unveiled a brain chip impact that potentially could happen in humans.
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Gabriela Arevalo
August 24, 2020 - 1:37 pm
Zoom users around the United States reported outages of the popular video conferencing service on Monday morning. The tech company did not initially share the reason for the outage, but announced that it had found the cause and was working on a fix.
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Women wearing masks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus chat as they pass by the ByteDance headquarters in Beijing, China on Friday, Aug. 7, 2020. President Donald Trump on Thursday ordered a sweeping but unspecified ban on dealings with the Chinese owners of consumer apps TikTok and WeChat, although it remains unclear if he has the legal authority to actually ban the apps from the U.S. TikTok is owned by Chinese company ByteDance. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
The Marc Cox Morning Show
August 07, 2020 - 5:48 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump’s bans on two popular Chinese social media apps — TikTok and WeChat — are the latest moves in an escalating U.S.-China rift, and point to a future where technology and innovation are increasingly walled behind political barriers. In China, the Communist Party...
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FILE - President Donald Trump points to a question as he speaks during a briefing with reporters in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, in Washington. Trump’s demand that the U.S. government get a cut of Microsoft buying TikTok is the latest unprecedented scenario in an unprecedented situation. Microsoft is in talks to buy parts of TikTok, a forced sale after Trump threatened to ban the Chinese-owned video app, which has one hundred million U.S. users and hundreds of millions globally. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
The Annie Frey Show
August 04, 2020 - 2:25 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's demand that the U.S. government get a cut from a potential Microsoft purchase of TikTok is the latest unprecedented scenario in an unprecedented situation. Microsoft is in talks to buy parts of TikTok, a forced sale after Trump threatened to ban the Chinese-...
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© Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images
The Marc Cox Morning Show
July 30, 2020 - 6:48 am
Senator Josh Hawley and Marc Cox discuss the Big Tech hearing, Supreme Court nominees and Kim Gardner's political motivation behind charging the McCloskeys.
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
July 24, 2020 - 8:55 am
Computer Tutors | The Marc Cox Morning Show Small Business Showcase
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
July 10, 2020 - 8:11 am
Jim Carafano and Mike Ferguson discuss China, Hong Kong, and TikTok.
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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam listens to reporters' questions during a press conference in Hong Kong, Tuesday, July 7, 2020. TikTok said Tuesday it will stop operations in Hong Kong, joining other social media companies in warily eyeing ramifications of a sweeping national security law that took effect last week.(AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
The Annie Frey Show
July 07, 2020 - 5:16 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam offered scant reassurance Tuesday over a new national security law that critics say undermines liberties and legal protections promised when China took control of the former British colony. A year ago, Hong Kong residents felt secure enough in their...
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