Huawei confirms it has a backup OS in case it's cut off from Android
It’s years in the making, but the OS might be more necessary than ever.
Senator Kamala Harris wants $15 million for state and local tech projects
She’ll introduce the Digital Service Act of 2019 bill today.
Senators want Congressional hacks to be public knowledge
At the moment, Congress isn't obligated to reveal when it's been hacked.
FDA proposes stricter rules for flavored e-cigarettes
The measures could remove e-cigarette products that attract kids.
Senate bill proposes stricter privacy controls for children
It would ban targeted ads and require an 'Eraser Button' for data.
Facebook temporarily pulled Warren ads about breaking it up
The social network has republished the ads after facing backlash for their removal.
Amazon lets third-party sellers offer lower prices on rival sites
It could be in response to political concerns.
Trump's 2020 budget proposal cuts the EV tax credit
Congress will have the final say on it.
Trump administration may monitor social media to catch disability fraud (updated)
The proposal reflects a wider trend of social media surveillance under Trump.