Latest from Rachel Lerman

Trump remains banned from Twitter, Facebook. Here’s how his messages could still get through.

Twitter took down an account this week that was created to repost Trump's website statements.
  • May 6, 2021

Five things to know about Trump’s Facebook ban

Trump is still banned, for now, and Facebook has a ticking clock.
  • May 5, 2021

Facebook’s Oversight Board has decided the fate of Trump’s account. Here’s everything you need to know.

The Facebook Oversight Board’s decision on Trump's account is expected within days. He was indefinitely banned from the social media site in January.
  • May 5, 2021

Video is so 2020. Now Instagram, Facebook and Twitter are going all in on audio.

Twitter said Monday it is expanding its audio chat room feature, Spaces, to all accounts with 600 or more followers. Those users can now start a “Space” and designate people to speak while others listen in.
  • May 3, 2021

Apple updates emoji with bloodless syringe and interracial couples

Apple has made the syringe emoji more vaccine friendly in its latest iOS software update.
  • Apr 27, 2021

Apple pledges to increase U.S. investments by $80 billion, plans North Carolina campus

Apple said it would increase its investment and hiring in the United States, including a new campus in North Carolina.
  • Apr 26, 2021

Supreme Court unanimous that FTC lacked authority to recover billions for consumers

Court says the commission must get additional authority from Congress to ask courts for monetary relief.
  • Apr 22, 2021

Amazon brings its palm-scanning payment tech to Whole Foods

The palm print checkout will start at Whole Foods stores in Seattle.
  • Apr 21, 2021

Amazon is opening a hair salon. Seriously.

Amazon is opening a hair salon in London, complete with the tablets at every chair and augmented reality to test styles and colors.
  • Apr 20, 2021