Twitter CEO to Testify Before US House Panel on September 5

Twitter’s chief executive will testify before a US House of Representatives committee on September 5, the panel said on Friday, after some Republicans raised concerns about social media companies removing content from conservatives. The House Energy and Commerce Committee “intends to ask tough questions about how Twitter monitors and polices content,” Republican Representative Greg Walden, the panel’s … Read more

Twitter CEO Defends Decision Not to Ban Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defended his company’s decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his Infowars show, saying he did not break any rules. Dorsey’s remarks, in a series of tweets late Tuesday, came after other major tech companies removed Jones’ content for violating hate speech policies. “We didn’t suspend Alex Jones or Infowars yesterday,” Dorsey said. “We know that’s … Read more

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Apologises at EU Grilling Over His ‘Digital Monster’

Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg answers questions at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium HIGHLIGHTS Zuckerberg’s appearance failed to satisfy MEPs They accused him of dodging questions His testimony in European Parliament was live-streamed Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg apologised to the European Parliament on Tuesday for the “harm” caused by a huge breach of users’ data and by a failure to … Read more

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to Face Pressure on Taxes in Meeting With Marcon

HIGHLIGHTS Zuckerberg apologised to the European Parliament on Tuesday France has led efforts in the EU to force US tech giants to pay more tax Facebook, Google, Apple, and Amazon, are in the sights of Macron Fresh from saying “sorry” to European lawmakers, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg holds talks with Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday where he will face renewed … Read more

Progress Software’s (PRGS) CEO Yogesh Gupta on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ:PRGS) Q1 2018 Earnings Conference Call March 28, 2018 5:00 PM ET Executives Brian Flanagan – IR Yogesh Gupta – President and CEO Paul Jalbert – CFO Analysts Steve Koenig – Wedbush Securities Mark Schappel – Benchmark Commitments Glenn Mattson – Ladenburg Thalmann Matthew Galinko – Sidoti and Company Operator Good day … Read more

Sony Reports Best-Ever Q3 Profit; CEO Hirai to Step Down, Turnaround Ally Yoshida to Take Helm

Japan’s Sony said CEO Kazuo Hirai would be handing over the reins to finance chief Kenichiro Yoshida, while at the same time forecast a record annual profit that highlights the revival in fortune that they have both engineered. Once a market leader in consumer-electronics, the maker of the Walkman and Trinitron TV in recent years fell behind … Read more

Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Future iOS 11 Update Will Give Option to Disable iPhone Performance Throttling

HIGHLIGHTS Apple CEO Tim Cook says developer update coming next month The update will mainly give “visibility” of iPhone battery’s health It will also allow them to turn off performance throttling In the midst of facing a shortage of replacement batteries for older iPhone models, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that in an upcoming iOS 11 update will … Read more

OnePlus 5T Set for New York Launch as CEO Reveals Price Cap

Days after confirming the OnePlus 5T name and revealing its existence along with a 3.5mm audio jack, OnePlus has finally teased the place where it is set to launch the smartphone, besides pointing to the smartphone’s dimensions. The upcoming smartphone is also being speculated to look identical to the Oppo R11s that was launched last week, and a benchmark listing reveals … Read more

Huawei Mate 10 Will Sport Bezel-Less Display, Take on iPhone 8, Says CEO

We’re fast approaching a new age where bezel-less displays are the new norm. Xiaomi kicked it off with the Mi MIX, while LG and Samsung followed with the G6 and Galaxy S8, respectively, and Apple is expected to do the same with its upcoming tenth anniversary iPhone. Huawei is also looking to shift to ‘full-screen’ displays when it launches the Mate 10 flagship, CEO c … Read more