September 22, 2018
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MGA Entertainment, Inc., which made billions of dollars from the fashion forward “Bratz” dolls and Little Tykes toys, has bid $900 million for the failing Toys “R” Us brand and its 1,700 remaining stores.

byChriss W. Street15 Apr 2018, 6:15 AM PDT0

In this weeks Delingpole podcast, James and his brother Dick - a self-described “libertarian” and “occasional historical French soldier” - discuss “soul healing” after giving up Twitter for Lent, the absurdity of the Nazi Pug trial, and the unfortunate emasculation of Canada under “President Bieber”.

In this weeks Delingpole podcast, James and his brother Dick – a self-described “libertarian” and “occasional historical French soldier” – discuss “soul healing” after giving up Twitter for Lent, the absurdity of the Nazi Pug trial, and the unfortunate emasculation of Canada under “President Bieber”.

byZuzanna Mroz15 Apr 2018, 12:28 AM PDT0

Facebook spent nearly $9 million on personal security and private jets in 2017 for its CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, although the chief executive reported a salary of $1, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing released Friday.

byKatherine Rodriguez14 Apr 2018, 10:38 AM PDT0

TO GO WITH AFP BY HABIBOU BANGRE Clients surf the internet at an internet cafe on February 25, 2015 in Kinshasa. Sales are down and business is slow -- small entrepreneurs in the Democratic Republic of Congo are bearing the brunt of an official clampdown on mobile Internet services and text messages. Internet operators remain powerless in the face of complaints from customers and have yet to communicate the extent of their losses caused by the restrictions. People, however, have found various ways of bypassing the restrictions although it has meant shelling out more. AFP PHOTO/FEDERICO SCOPPA (Photo credit should read FEDERICO SCOPPA/AFP/Getty Images)

Tanzanias new suite of Internet regulations includes a $930 annual fee for anyone who runs a blog, coupled with extensive registration paperwork that includes a bizarre amount of financial information about the applicant, comparable to the business plan that would be submitted to secure a commercial loan from a bank.

byJohn Hayward13 Apr 2018, 6:19 PM PDT0

Tim Cook

Tech giant Apple has warned employees not to leak any internal information — according to a leaked internal memo.

byLucas Nolan13 Apr 2018, 4:07 PM PDT0

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Im glad that at least some politicians are waking up to the seriousness of the problem of Big Techs censorship of any voices which dont align with its left-liberal agenda.

byJames Delingpole13 Apr 2018, 3:37 PM PDT0

A senior EU lawyer said member states could regulate the Uber ride-hailing app as a taxi service

The leader of an Istanbul taxi union claimed on Thursday that the ride-sharing service Uber is “officially a terrorist group” whose customers are “traitors” to Turkey.

byBen Kew13 Apr 2018, 3:32 PM PDT0

A woman uses her smartphone in Beijing on November 11, 2017. China's smartphone masses splurged billions of dollars in an e-commerce bonanza on November 11 as consumers rushed to snap up bargains on 'Double 11', billed as the world's biggest one-day online shopping festival. / AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR (Photo credit should read FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

An op-ed in Chinese state media has blamed artificial intelligence for the rise of “obscene” content from the internet.

byBen Kew13 Apr 2018, 2:54 PM PDT0

Conservative street artist Sabo has been permanently suspended from Twitter.

byCharlie Nash13 Apr 2018, 11:59 AM PDT0

Google has lost a “right to be forgotten” case appeal in the United Kingdom, after they previously rejected a citizens request.

byCharlie Nash13 Apr 2018, 11:42 AM PDT0

Should Uber users be worried about data hack?

An Uber data breach in 2016 exposed the personal information of over 25 million Americans, according to a report.

byCharlie Nash13 Apr 2018, 11:39 AM PDT0

Digital currency bitcoin and other virtual currencies are drawing more attention from regulators who say they need more oversight given they risks they pose to consumers and potentially to the financial system

A religious advisor has announced that Bitcoin is compliant with Shariah law, according to a report.

byTom Ciccotta13 Apr 2018, 11:36 AM PDT0

European Council

Students at the City University of New York School of Law tried to shut down a guest lecture from South Texas College of Law Professor Josh Blackman this week.

byTom Ciccotta13 Apr 2018, 10:26 AM PDT0

Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg

Following CEO Mark Zuckerbergs testimony before Congress, Facebook is facing yet another internal investigation relating to user privacy issues.

byLucas Nolan13 Apr 2018, 10:03 AM PDT0

Google is increasingly similar to Big Brother's Oceania in 1984

Google is developing a new deep learning system that can pick out a single voice from a crowd of people — here is how the technology works.

byLucas Nolan13 Apr 2018, 9:39 AM PDT0

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 10: Facebook co-founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a combined Senate Judiciary and Commerce committee hearing in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill April 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. Zuckerberg, 33, was called to testify after it was reported that 87 million Facebook users had their personal information harvested by Cambridge Analytica, a British political consulting firm linked to the Trump campaign. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made $3 billion during his time answering questions before Congress on Tuesday and Wednesday, according to a report.

byCharlie Nash13 Apr 2018, 6:19 AM PDT0

See No Evil (Regnery)

Gabe Hoffman, the producer of An Open Secret, a documentary about child sex abuse in Hollywood, argued in an exclusive interview with Breitbart News this week that the mainstream media has ignored red flags about potential child abuse in the entertainment industry.

byTom Ciccotta13 Apr 2018, 6:15 AM PDT0

This undated picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on October 29, 2015 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (2nd R) inspecting the Sci-Tech Complex at the Ssuk Islet in Pyongyang. AFP PHOTO / KCNA via KNS REPUBLIC OF KOREA OUT THIS PICTURE WAS MADE AVAILABLE BY A THIRD PARTY. AFP CAN NOT INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THE AUTHENTICITY, LOCATION, DATE AND CONTENT OF THIS IMAGE. THIS PHOTO IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY AFP. ---EDITORS NOTE--- RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT

Intelligence analysts have discovered a new strand of North Korean malware that could be used in a cyber attack against the United States.

byBen Kew12 Apr 2018, 6:01 PM PDT0

Tesla said in a statement Wednesday that the only way last month's fatal Model X accident could have occurred was if the driver, Walter Huang, was not paying attention.

The National Transportation Safety Board reportedly ejected Tesla from its probe into circumstances of the autopilot accident that claimed the life of Walter Huang.

byNate Church12 Apr 2018, 5:27 PM PDT0

Its no secret that Rosie ODonnell and President Trump have never seen eye-to-eye. However, the actress and comedienne has escalated her feud with the president by turning her Twitter feed into a two-day, anti-Trump art exhibit.

byDylan Gwinn12 Apr 2018, 4:33 PM PDT0

James Comey

The Republican National Committee (RNC) bought the domain name “LyinComey.com” and launched the website shortly before former FBI Director James Comeys scheduled book tour next week.

byKatherine Rodriguez12 Apr 2018, 2:45 PM PDT0

“Facebook is just one of the tech giants partnering with the U.S. Department of Education and schools nationwide in pursuit of student data for meddling and profit,” Malkin writes.

byDr. Susan Berry12 Apr 2018, 12:56 PM PDT0

Cambridge University has responded to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerbergs attack, which he made against the university during his congressional hearing on Wednesday.

byCharlie Nash12 Apr 2018, 12:31 PM PDT0

Ajit Pai

Breitbart News exclusively obtained a letter Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai sent to Senate Democrats on Thursday. In it, Pai rejected the Democrats plea to investigate Sinclair Broadcasting Group over what the Democrats call “fake news.”

bySean Moran12 Apr 2018, 11:37 AM PDT0

Zuckerberg head Hearing

Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) said Mark Zuckerbergs appearance before a House committee on Wednesday will be “the first of many.” She joined SiriusXM host Rebecca Mansour and special guest host Sam Sorbo that evening on Breitbart News Tonight to discuss the impact of Facebook on free speech, expression, and privacy rights.

byRobert Kraychik12 Apr 2018, 11:34 AM PDT0

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took responsibility for his company's missteps in handling digital privacy during a Senate hearing, where he faced intense questioning about the social media giant he founded

According to a new report, nearly 1 in 10 Americans surveyed have deleted their Facebook account citing privacy fears as their motivation for leaving the platform.

byLucas Nolan12 Apr 2018, 10:47 AM PDT0

Mark Zuckerberg frowning

Following Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerbergs recent hearing before Congress, many have worried that Facebook is censoring the news they see on the social media platform. The social media “Masters of the Universe” are — but here is how to stop it.

byLucas Nolan12 Apr 2018, 9:24 AM PDT0

Harvard University

An Asian-American activist group alleging that Harvard Universitys admissions office engages in discriminatory practices could see their case go to trial in October.

byTom Ciccotta12 Apr 2018, 9:17 AM PDT0

Actor Daniel Day-Lewis arrives at the Oscars in 2013 in Hollywood, California

New Yorker: The Daniel Day-Lewis Film Phantom Thread Is Toxic Masculinity Propaganda

byTom Ciccotta12 Apr 2018, 9:05 AM PDT0

Elon Musk

A CNBC report published on Wednesday revealed that more investors are betting against Tesla than any other U.S. company.

byTom Ciccotta12 Apr 2018, 8:57 AM PDT0

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A column in the Guardian this week argues that the fat acceptance movement is wrong to celebrate obesity.

byTom Ciccotta12 Apr 2018, 7:46 AM PDT0

The pro-Trump vlogging duo Diamond and Silk have disputed Mark Zuckerbergs claim that Facebook has “reached out to them” to reverse the so-called “enforcement error” that has resulted in the pair being censored on the worlds largest social network.

byAllum Bokhari12 Apr 2018, 6:15 AM PDT0

In light of Facebook hearings on Capitol Hill, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders acknowledged the constitutional rights of all Americans to “speak freely” on platforms like the social media site.

byMichelle Moons11 Apr 2018, 9:13 PM PDT0

A visitor holds a hand of AILA, or Artificial Intelligence Lightweight Android, during a demonstration at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence GmbH (Deutsches Forschungszentrum fuer Kuenstliche Intelligenz GmbH) stand at the 2013 CeBIT technology trade fair on March 5, 2013 in Hanover, Germany. CeBIT will be open March 5-9. AFP PHOTO / CARSTEN KOALL (Photo credit should read CARSTEN KOALL/AFP/Getty Images)

The U.S. Air Force is looking for ways to use artificial intelligence (A.I.) to ease its ability to access and analyze the barrage of data acquired by its aircraft, weapons, and satellites as China rapidly closes the gap with America in the race to weaponize computer systems.

byEdwin Mora11 Apr 2018, 8:23 PM PDT0

Elon Musk says Mars could be a refuge in the event of a third world war on Earth

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has called for greater regulation of Silicon Valley companies and particularly artificial intelligence, to stop the spread of “fake news.”

byLucas Nolan11 Apr 2018, 2:31 PM PDT0

Tesla said in a statement Wednesday that the only way last month's fatal Model X accident could have occurred was if the driver, Walter Huang, was not paying attention.

A Tesla spokesperson said the company was “very sorry for the familys loss” but maintained that Walter Huang himself was at fault in his death.

byNate Church11 Apr 2018, 2:22 PM PDT0

President Donald.Trump signs a law Wednesday aimed at targeting sex trafficking online. He is surrounded by victims and lawmakers who helped pass the bill. Photo by Chris Kleponis/UPI

President Trump signed a bill Wednesday that would give more power to federal and state prosecutors to go after websites that allow sex trafficking ads on their pages.

byKatherine Rodriguez11 Apr 2018, 2:07 PM PDT0

Lisa Durden is suing her former employer, Essex County College, after she was fired over a controversial appearance on Tucker Carlson Tonight in which she defended a “no whites allowed” Black Lives Matter Memorial Day party. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dsRyYr7XuVI Durdens June 2017

byTom Ciccotta11 Apr 2018, 1:46 PM PDT0

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin praised Breitbart Newss coverage of Facebook managements political machinations, offering her comments during a Tuesday interview with SiriusXM host Rebecca Mansour on Breitbart News Tonight.

byRobert Kraychik11 Apr 2018, 1:42 PM PDT0

Facebook CEO and chairman Mark Zuckerberg, seen at a 2016 APEC summit in Peru, is likely to be grilled over privacy issues in two congressional hearings

While testifying before Congress this week, Mark Zuckerberg stated that Facebook faces fierce competition in the marketplace from at least 8 major apps, but in fact, Facebook owns or has a version of each of the apps that supposedly threatens them.

byLucas Nolan11 Apr 2018, 1:37 PM PDT0

Mark Zuckerberg smiling

In a change of pace from lawmakers questioning Mark Zuckerberg about his platform, Representative Chris Collins (R-NY) praised both Zuckerberg and Facebook, saying “And I sincerely know in my heart that you do believe in keeping all ideas equal.”

byLucas Nolan11 Apr 2018, 1:30 PM PDT0

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The University of Tennessee at Knoxville hosted an anal sex workshop on Wednesday as part of their six-day “Sex Week” event.

byTom Ciccotta11 Apr 2018, 11:26 AM PDT0

The founders and CEOs of several popular alternative social networks, including Minds, Gab, and BitChute, have revealed to Breitbart Tech their thoughts on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerbergs two congressional hearings this week.

byCharlie Nash11 Apr 2018, 11:17 AM PDT0

Mark Zuckerberg drinking

The Virginia congressman asked Zuckerberg to clarify Facebooks definition of “misinformation.”

byAllum Bokhari11 Apr 2018, 10:54 AM PDT0

Mark Zuckerberg Capitol Hill

A plethora of memes were forged during Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerbergs congressional hearings on Tuesday and Wednesday. Here are some of the highlights.

byCharlie Nash11 Apr 2018, 10:22 AM PDT0

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