Paris Mayor Defies Poo Threats to Swim in Seine, and Prove a Point

French politicians’ pledge to make swimming possible in the iconic river is a way to ward…

The Architect of Russia’s Google Is Back

Yandex co-founder Arkady Volozh fought off sanctions and kicked anti-war squatters out of his Amsterdam townhouse.…

The EU Is Coming for X’s Paid Blue Checks

Elon Musk’s paid blue-check system on X deceives users and can be abused by malicious actors,…

Apple to Allow Rivals to Access ‘Tap and Go’ Technology

In the latest iOS overhaul prompted by European Union rules, the smartphone maker will give third-party…

Epic Games Lashes Out at Apple Over App Store Rejection

Fortnite creator Epic Games says Apple rejected its App Store rival for being too similar to…

Meta’s Pay for Privacy Model Is Illegal, Says EU

In the latest big tech reprimand, European Commission officials say the tech giant must offer another…

French AI Startups Felt Unstoppable. Then Came the Election

With polls suggesting voters are about to swing toward the far right or hard left, the…

Microsoft Faces EU Charges Over ‘Abusive’ Bundling

The European Union has issued competition charges against Microsoft, accusing it of illegally linking Teams with…

EU says Apple’s App Store Is in Breach of Rules

Apple has been warned that its App Store is in breach of EU rules, and has…

My Memories Are Just Meta’s Training Data Now

Meta’s plans to use personal content posted by Facebook and Instagram users to train algorithms suggest…