Facebook And Google News Law Passed In Australia

Australia has passed a world-first law aimed at making Google and Facebook pay for news content on their platforms. The legislation had been fiercely opposed by the US tech giants, with Facebook blocking all news content to Australians over the row. Facebook agreed to reverse its decision after robust negotiations with the

Twitter launches crowd-sourced fact-checking project

SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter is enlisting its users to help combat misinformation on its service by flagging and notating misleading and false tweets. The pilot program unveiled Monday, called Birdwatch, allows a preselected group of users — for now, only in the US — who sign up through Twitter. Those who want

Bloodhound supersonic car project up for sale

The Bloodhound supersonic car that was built to break the land speed record is up for sale. Current owner Ian Warhurst says he's de-risked the project by running the vehicle above 600mph, but it's now time for someone else to take on the effort. Bloodhound became one of the fastest cars in history

Klopp sees positive steps despite Liverpool’s Cup exit

Liverpool's slump continued as they were knocked out of the FA Cup by arch-rivals Manchester United on Sunday but manager Jurgen Klopp said his side were moving in the right direction. A woeful run since Christmas has seen Liverpool win only once in seven games and even that was against a