The Download: Twitter denies shadow banning

Twitter denies shadow banning based on politics, leaked documents show Google compiling blacklisted sites for rumored Chinese search engine, & New York City votes to cap Uber & Lyft drivers

The Download: Android gets pied

Android Pie comes to Pixel phones, Infowars podcasts removed from various platforms, & West Virginia will introduce mobile phone voting in the midterm elections

The Download: Google looks into bringing its services to China

Google looks into bringing its services to mainland China, International Exchange partners with Microsoft, Starbucks & others for Bakkt Bitcoin trading platform, & Google Maps rolls out feature showing device’s battery levels when sharing location

The Download: Uber stops developing self-driving trucks

Uber stops development of self-driving trucks, Senator sends policy letter laying out 20 ways to address issues posed by tech platforms, & WhatsApp group calling for voice & video goes live globally on iOS and Android