On Tuesday, Facebook said that it was investigating claims that one of its security engineers was using their data access privileges to stalk women online. Facebook has confirmed to Gizmodo that the employee has been fired.
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Uber has made a lot of questionable decisions behind closed doors, and today, yet another one emerged. According to The Information, between 2014 and 2016, Uber used secret software called "Hell" in order to track drivers from its biggest rival, Lyft.
On Monday, a Texas grand jury charged a Maryland man with "aggravated assault with a deadly weapon" after authorities say he tweeted an animated flashing GIF designed to trigger Newsweek journalist Kurt Eichenwald's epilepsy last year, "immediately" causing him to have a seizure.