Technology

Stories about Technology

Blue Origin brings space tourism to tiny Texas town

0
VAN HORN, Texas — For years, the official letterhead for the small town of Van Horn, tucked neatly among the foothills of the Guadalupe...

UN rights chief alarmed by reported use of powerful spyware

0
BERLIN — The United Nations' human rights chief voiced alarm Monday over the reported use of military-grade malware from Israel-based NSO Group to spy...

Biden says ‘killing people’ was call to action for big tech

0
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden tempered his assessment that social media giants are “killing people” by hosting misinformation about the COVID-19 vaccines on their...

Moroccan journalist convicted of spying, sex assault

0
RABAT, Morocco — A Casablanca court on Monday convicted prominent journalist and activist Omar Radi on charges of espionage and sexual assault and sentenced...

EXPLAINER: Target list of Israeli hack-for-hire firm widens

0
BOSTON — Human rights and press freedom activists are up in arms about a new report on NSO Group, the notorious Israeli hacker-for-hire company....

Hungary: Politicians demand inquiry into alleged spying

0
BUDAPEST, Hungary — Opposition lawmakers in Hungary's parliament have demanded an inquiry into findings by an international investigation that the country's right-wing government used...

Vaccine inequity: Inside the cutthroat race to secure doses

0
PARIS — No one disputes that the world is unfair. But no one expected a vaccine gap between the global rich and poor that...

Militia officials: US drone destroys militia truck in Syria

0
BAGHDAD — A U.S. drone attack targeted a truck for an Iran-backed militia in eastern Syria on Sunday, destroying the vehicle without causing any...

Probe: Journalists, activists among firm’s spyware targets

0
BOSTON — An investigation by a global media consortium based on leaked targeting data provides further evidence that military-grade malware from Israel-based NSO Group,...

Biden to meet with Iraqi prime minister at White House

0
President Joe Biden will meet with Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi later this month in Washington, the White House said Friday. ...