Technology

Fight Over Big Tech Gets Personal Among Conservatives

Debate likely to continue under Biden

Charles KochA new lawsuit is inflaming tensions on the right between the powerful, business-friendly Koch political network and a rising coalition of populist conservatives pushing for a crackdown on Silicon Valley.

Silicon Valley Spy Case Links ZTE, PLA to Stolen US Technology

Tianjin University professor on trial for stealing militarily-useful wireless secrets

China's major telecommunications firm ZTE was offered stolen American wireless technology used in filtering electronic signals from cell phones and military communications, according to court documents in a Chinese government-linked economic spy case.

Josh Hawley Versus the Machine

Missouri’s freshman senator on his 'loot box' bill and how he thinks about big tech

If you were looking for a David to the multi-billion-dollar, big-tech Goliath, you could do worse than Sen. Josh Hawley (R., Mo.).

Hawley Introduces ‘Loot Box’ Bill

Bipartisan proposal part of young senator's salvo against big tech

Joined by two Democratic colleagues, Sen. Josh Hawley (R., Mo.) on Thursday officially floated his proposed ban on "pay-to-win" monetization in video games that explicitly target children.