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GitHub CEO Nat Friedman (left) and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella (right)

A group of Microsoft and GitHub employees have come out in support of Chinese tech workers protesting the infamous ‘996’ work hours

Microsoft and GitHub employees wrote a letter to stand up against the censorship of 996.ICU, which is about illegal tech working conditions in China.
The "Dead or Alive" franchise is frequently criticized for its objectification of women.

Sony is reportedly changing its standards for sexual content in new PlayStation games in response to the #MeToo movement and livestreaming

Sony has adopted new standards to cut down on sexually explicit depictions of women in video games sold for PlayStation.
Burial ceremony of the victims of the mosque attacks in Christchurch

New Zealand made it illegal for anyone to download or share the Christchurch shooter’s manifesto

But experts say the ban could backfire and risk making the gunman look like a martyr, and the document "forbidden fruit."
Microsoft President and Chief Legal Officer Brad Smith

Microsoft’s Bing search engine returns to China just a day after users reported outages

Service has been restored to China a day after outages were first reported, Microsoft confirms.
Then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump reads from the Wall Street Journal while speaking at a Trump for President campaign rally at the Jacksonville Landing in Jacksonville, Florida on October 24, 2015.

A Kentucky newspaper apologized for rejecting a woman’s obituary that said Trump ‘hastened’ her death

A Kentucky woman's family complained of "censorship" after a newspaper rejected an obituary that said President Donald Trump "hastened" her death.
Baidu CEO Robin Li

The CEO of China’s dominant internet search company gave employees an alarming New Year message: ‘Winter is coming’

In a letter to employees on Tuesday, the chief exec of China's largest search engine, Baidu, warned that "winter is coming."
Google CEO Sundar Pichai.

Sundar Pichai says more than 100 Google employees were working on a censored China search engine at one point

At the House Committee meeting on Tuesday, Google CEO Sundar Pichai evaded answering questions about whether the company will reenter China.
Twitter's New York headquarters.

Laura Loomer, a far-right activist who tweeted anti-Muslim remarks about Minnesota Rep.-elect Ilhan Omar, handcuffed herself to Twitter’s headqu...

Laura Loomer was kicked off the platform for comments she made toward Rep.-elect Ilhan Omar of Minnesota.
A participant takes part in a Pride Run in Shanghai in June 2017. Same-sex marriage is illegal in China.

China sparks outrage for sentencing an author who wrote about gay love to 10 years — longer than some rapists get

The author published a book that "obscenely" described gay sex, state media said. Pornography is illegal in China, as is same-sex marriage.

For 8 years, Google’s satellites wouldn’t map an obscure area in Nevada where an experimental military site exists — and there’...

Google Earth did not update its satellite image of an experimental military base in southwestern Nevada for eight years, according to Motherboard. Updates typically take place every 30 days.