Pandemic accelerates Mormon missionaries…

Missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have long knocked on doors, shaken hands or walked up to strangers to spread their gospel

Free PlayStation Plus Games for June 2020

Free PlayStation Plus Games for June 2020 According to 'Forbes,' 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' and 'Call Of Duty: WWII' are available next month free of charge. They follow 'Cities: Skylines' and 'Farming Simulator 19,' which dropped in May and can be downloaded until June 1. 'Battlefront' and 'Call of Duty' are first-person competitive shooters in completely different settings. They will be available to play until July 6. EA's 'Battlefront II' puts you in various scenarios from the legendary 'Star Wars' film series. Gamers can choose to play on the sides of the Empire and First Order or take part in the Resistance. In Sledgehammer Games' 'Call of Duty,' take part in multiple missions across Europe inspired by historical events. Besides the standard story mode, you can also switch over to multiplayer.

Facebook Resignations Add Pressure on Trump Posts

Mark Zuckerberg's defense of allowing President Trump's post about shooting looters, and the CEO's refusal to budge during an employee town hall Monday, have only increased the anger inside Facebook. There have been a handful of resignations this week, with one departing employee, Recode reports, posting on an internal site,...

Twitter disables Trump campaign's George Floyd…

Twitter has blocked a Trump campaign video tribute to George Floyd over a copyright claim

Big Tech's Racial Injustice Action Misses How…

Critics say that while donations from big tech can help, they don't address how these companies' products may feed into racial injustice.

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Co-Founder Leaves Reddit Board, for 'Family and…

Fifteen years after co-founding Reddit, Alexis Ohanian made announcements Friday that he said were long overdue. He resigned from the company's board, KNTV reports, and told Reddit that his successor should be a black person. "I'm doing this for me, for my family, and for my country," Ohanian said, explaining...

Playstation 5 Will Offer an 'Evolution' in Sound

Playstation 5 Will Offer an 'Evolution' in Sound Sony has confirmed that the highly-anticipated console will include a 3D audio processing unit. It's possible the unit will represent a landmark moment for the PlayStation console series as a whole. Sony, via corporate strategy meeting Sony, via corporate strategy meeting Sony also explained that PlayStation 5 will offer gaming enthusiasts "experiences that were not possible before." The console is set for release later this year.

Unemployment Rate Drops in May

May added a historic 2.5 million jobs and unemployment fell to 13.4 percent as the U.S. began reopening parts of the economy.

The Latest: Seattle mayor bans police use of tear…

Seattle’s mayor has banned the police use of tear gas as protests continue over the killing of George Floyd

Snapchat Makes Big Move on Trump Account

Another social media giant has decided to take action against President Trump. Snap Inc. says it isn't going to ban Snapchat content from the president, or add warnings to certain bits of it, as Twitter has done—but it will stop promoting his account on the app. The company says...

Google: State-backed hackers targeted Trump…

Google said state-backed hackers have targeted the campaigns of both President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden, although its saw no evidence that the phishing attempts were successful

Facebook To Add Labels On Content From State-Run…

Facebook will add those labels to outlets particularly from China and Russia.

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This Account Tweeted Trump's Own Words. It Got…

Twitter has been trying to get a handle on President Trump's tweets, fact-checking some and slapping a shield over another for "glorifying violence." But as USA Today notes, the platform won't suspend the president's account, a non-move that's drawn criticism from many who say if they'd tweeted what he has,...

Hollywood Latest: Oprah's Town Hall, Sam Mendes…

Oprah to host "Own Spotlight: Where Do We Go From Here," a two-night town hall focused on racism in America, Sam Mendes writes an op-ed calling on UK government to save theater, and Warner Media outlines steps toward social justice. Here are today's entertainment headlines.

Washington state gets back millions in stolen…

Washington officials say they believe they have recovered about half of the hundreds of millions in unemployment benefits paid to criminals who used stolen identities to file claims during the coronavirus pandemic

Zuckerberg Defends Trump Policy in Tense Meeting

Mark Zuckerberg held firm on his decision not to take action on President Trump's Facebook posts during what insiders say was a tense town hall meeting with employees Tuesday. The CEO told employees that it was a "tough decision," but a review of Facebook's policies shows "that the right action...

Ill-considered posts lead to lost jobs amid…

A writer from a “Law & Order spin-off and an NBA broadcaster found themselves out of jobs after social media posts this week, and they're not alone

Google Faces $5B Suit For Allegedly Tracking…

A lawsuit seeking class-action status accuses the company of tracking users' internet use while they were in "Incognito" mode.

Another High-Profile Republican Hit With Twitter…

Twitter slapped a warning label on a tweet from another high-profile Republican on Monday. This time it was Rep. Matt Gaetz, a congressman from Florida whom Politico refers to as "one of President Donald Trump’s fiercest allies." After Trump said the US would declare antifa a terrorist organization , Gaetz tweeted...

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Need2Know: 2.5 Million Jobs Added; CDC Warns…

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Friday, June 5, 2020.

Study: Autonomous vehicles won't make roads…

A new study says that while autonomous vehicle technology has great promise to reduce crashes, it may not be able to prevent all crashes caused by humans