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Twitter Says Will Inform When Local Law Demands Account, Content Blocking

HIGHLIGHTS Update a part of our efforts to increase transparency: Tiwtter Similar notification will be available for withheld accounts as well Users would now know if Twitter withholds a tweet due to legal reasons To help the public better understand the scope and scale of government censorship from around the world, Twitter has updated its transparency tool to tell its users the ... Read More »

Apple Pushes Studios to Offer 4K Content for Upcoming Apple TV at Lower Prices: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Apple is expected to unveil a new Apple TV model on September 12 Apple is talking to Hollywood studios for 4K titles at low prices: report At the event next month, Apple is also expected to launch iPhone 8 models Apple appears to have ambitious plans to attract people’s interest in its streaming device Apple TV, according to a new ... Read More »

Privacy groups target kids advertising disguised as YouTube content

Marketing companies are targeting children on YouTube with advertising disguised as other content, an “unfair and deceptive” business practice, three privacy groups said in a complaint to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. The companies, including Disney’s Maker Studios and DreamWorks’ AwesomenessTV, use popular “influencers” on YouTube to pitch products, aimed at children worldwide, with videos that “masquerade” as unsponsored content, ... Read More »

Pro bonus content: Santelli talks with Yra Harris

Yra Harris, head analyst at Vine Street Trading, joined CNBC’s Rick Santelli for an exclusive interview to discuss the potential implications of negative interest rates in the U.S. On Thursday, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen told Congress she wouldn’t take negative rates off the table as an option after several central banks around the world recently adopted the extreme measure. ... Read More »