Day 1 of Mark Zuckerburg’s testimony to Congress, Instagram rolls out Focus portrait mode feature, & Vimeo launches a Mac app for Final Cut Pro users
Some advertisers pause Facebook spending after the Cambridge Analytica scandal; Delta, Sears, Kmart, & Best Buy are affected by a malware attack; & Apple delays its planned Mac Pro upgrade until 2019
Tesla claims that autopilot was engaged during a fatal Model X crash, Google will shutter the goo.gl URL shortener, & Amazon updates its Video Skill API
Apple’s education event, Google acquires Tenor, and Oracle’s copyright claim against Google gets revived
The US House of Representatives has approved the Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data (CLOUD) Act, a law that makes it easier for law enforcement to get access to info even if it’s stored in other countries.
Cambridge Analytica reportedly collected info on 50M Facebook profiles, Google Maps adds “plus codes” to help with navigating places, & Match sues Bumble for infringing on patents
Apple buys Texture, Microsoft Teams climbs to 200K organization, & Dropbox sets its IPO range
Google releases Android P, Windows 10 S is migrating to Windows 10, and Google Duo adds video voicemails
Facebook admits that a survey asking users what its policy should be when adults ask underage girls for sexual images was a “mistake,” Google sells Zagat to The Infatuation, & Netflix lets parents set custom PINs for individual shows/movies
LG is showing off updated versions of the K8 and K10 smartphones at MWC 2018, with features “rivaling those of premium flagships.” Both phones will launch globally in regions like Europe, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East.
LG is showing off the V30S ThinQ at Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona, a refresh of the V30 that launched last year with new AI technologies.
Google Pay begins its global rollout, Tesla’s public cloud was used for cryptocurrrency mining, Microsoft reveals Windows 10’s limits on ARM, and more