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Twitter users decry reported plan to prioritize tweets

NEW YORK The hashtag #RIPTwitter became the top trending U.S. item on Twitter on Saturday, after a report from BuzzFeed said the company is planning to change how it displays users’ tweets. | Video

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BlackBerry cuts 200 jobs in Ontario and Florida to trim costs

TORONTO BlackBerry Ltd is cutting 200 jobs at its hometown headquarters in Ontario and in Florida in order to trim costs, it said on Friday, as the smartphone maker moves to turn around its fortunes and put more emphasis on its enterprise software business.

05 Feb 2016

U.S., Britain consider letting spy agencies, police seek email, chat data from companies

WASHINGTON U.S. and UK spy agencies and police may soon be allowed to directly ask media companies in each others' countries for email and online chat data for people being investigated, under a tentative bilateral deal, officials said on Friday.

World, 05 Feb 2016

Business services firms' shares bleed as LinkedIn, Tableau crash

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO Dismal sales outlooks from marquee technology names sent shares in the enterprise sector crashing on Friday as investors questioned whether information-technology managers would keep spending on their products. | Video

05 Feb 2016

LinkedIn sheds $11 billion in value on stock's worst day since debut

LinkedIn Corp's shares closed down 43.6 percent on Friday, wiping out nearly $11 billion of market value, after the social network for professionals shocked Wall Street with a revenue forecast that fell far short of expectations.

05 Feb 2016

Twitter suspends over 125,000 accounts for 'promoting terrorist acts'

WASHINGTON Twitter Inc has shut down more than 125,000 terrorism-related accounts since the middle of 2015, most of them linked to the Islamic State group, the company said in a blog post on Friday.

Twitter 05 Feb 2016