President Trump praises Q1 GDP growth

OAN NewsroomUPDATED 11:05 AM PT – Friday, April 26, 2019 President Trump is praising the latest GDP numbers, which show the U.S. economy grew 3.2-percent in the first quarter. The numbers smashed analyst expectations of 2.5-percent growth. The Commerce Department released the figures Friday, marking the first time since 2015 first quarter GDP topped three-percent. […]

In a chat with the historian Yuval Noah Harari, Zuckerberg says Facebook will not comply with the laws of authoritarian countries requiring local data centers (Josh Constine/TechCrunch)

Josh Constine / TechCrunch: In a chat with the historian Yuval Noah Harari, Zuckerberg says Facebook will not comply with the laws of authoritarian countries requiring local data centers  —  If free nations demand companies store data locally, it legitimizes that practice for authoritarian nations which can then steal … Source link

President Trump withdraws U.S. from UN arms trade treaty

OAN NewsroomUPDATED 1:18 PM PT – Friday, April 26, 2019 President Trump announced America’s withdrawal from a UN arms treaty, during his visit to the annual National Rifle Association (NRA) convention. While speaking in Indianapolis Friday, the president said he was proud to announce another step taken by his administration to protect the Second Amendment. […]

Joe Biden declines to say sorry to women accusers, Anita Hill

OAN NewsroomUPDATED 11:19 AM PT – Friday, April 26, 2019 Former Vice President Joe Biden recently declined to apologize to the women accusing him of inappropriate touching. In his first interview since announcing his White House bid, Biden defended his behavior as innocent. He instead apologized if there was a “misunderstanding” about his […]

Google removed 46 Android apps from Chinese developer DO Global that were committing large-scale ad fraud; source says Google is moving to ban DO Global overall (Craig Silverman/BuzzFeed News)

Craig Silverman / BuzzFeed News: Google removed 46 Android apps from Chinese developer DO Global that were committing large-scale ad fraud; source says Google is moving to ban DO Global overall  —  Google has begun the mass removal of apps from a major Chinese Android developer following a BuzzFeed News investigation … Source link

‘Avengers: Endgame’ off to record start in U.S., Canada

FILE PHOTO: An Avengers fan poses as she arrives dressed as Gamora at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood to attend the opening screening of “Avengers: Endgame” in Los Angeles, California, U.S., April 25, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake April 26, 2019 LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Marvel Studios superhero spectacle “Avengers: Endgame” hauled in a […]

Slack files to go public via a direct listing, reports net loss of $138M on $400M in revenue for 2018, compared to a $140M net loss on $220M in revenue for 2017 (Lauren Feiner/CNBC)

Lauren Feiner / CNBC: Slack files to go public via a direct listing, reports net loss of $138M on $400M in revenue for 2018, compared to a $140M net loss on $220M in revenue for 2017  —  – Slack follows several tech companies that have already debuted on the public market in 2019, including Lyft, […]