Musk may have settled with the SEC, but that won’t stop him from tweeting — yet

Elon Musk just can't stay logged off.Image: ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images Will Elon Musk ever learn? Even after being fined $20 million for a single tweet and sued for fraud … he’s back. Tesla CEO Musk may have settled with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over that August tweet claiming…

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The inventor of the internet is building the next stage of the web

Instagram founders Kevin Systrom (right) and Mike Krieger (left) with Adam Mosseri (center), who will take over Facebook's photo sharing app.Image: Instagram Instagram has officially named a successor to outgoing CEO Kevin Systrom.  Adam Mosseri, who previously ran Facebook’s News Feed before moving to Instagram as VP of Product, will…

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Musk under investigation, Trump’s Chinese tariffs, Facebook’s fake-news victory: The week in tech news

Pages can now join Groups on Facebook.Image: Getty Images Your Facebook Page can now join members-only Facebook Groups. In a new setting update spotted by social media aficionado Matt Navarra, Facebook is now going to let Pages on the site interact with communities through Facebook Groups. 

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Ex-Facebook moderator sues company after she was diagnosed with PTSD

Facebook moderator Selena Scola reviewed "thousands of images, videos, and livestreamed broadcasts of graphic violence."Image: Richard James Mendoza/NurPhoto via Getty Images The mental toll of moderating unsettling content on the internet is well-noted, and now it’s the subject of a lawsuit against Facebook. Former content manager Selena Scola has lodged…

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Church of England criticizes Amazon, but it has a ton of Amazon shares

Justin Welby, the Archbishop of CanterburyImage: SIMON DAWSON / Contributor/Gettyimages This week, the most senior bishop in the Church of England, Justin Welby (aka the Archbishop of Canterbury) criticized the U.S. retail giant Amazon for getting away “with paying almost nothing in tax.” Which would be fine if it weren’t…

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Twitter turned Fox News’ coverage of the Manafort and Cohen trials into a hilarious meme

YouTube is the latest social platform to roll out time management tools.Image: Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images Google is worried about your digital health. More specifically, your addiction to watching hours upon hours of YouTube videos.  The search engine giant’s video giant, YouTube — the second most trafficked website in the…

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Snapchat will open ‘Our Stories’ content to publishers like CNN, VICE, and more

Snap's new Our Stories partnerships play to its greatest strength: its content.Image: brittany herbert/mashable For all of Snapchat’s current woes, one of its greatest strengths continues to be its content.  Whether it’s music festivals, sporting events, catastrophic storms, or other breaking news events, Snapchat has set itself apart from its…

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