Protests continued in Iran over the death of a young woman, 83 said they had been killed

DUBAI, September 29 (Reuters) – Protests against the death of a young woman in police custody on Thursday in several cities in Iran, state and social media reported as a human rights group said at least 83 people had died in nearly two weeks demonstration. Mahsa Amini, 22, from the Iranian Kurdish city of Saqez, … Read more

Russia demands an explanation from Apple for removing VK from the App Store

This content was produced in Russia, where the law restricts the reach of Russian military operations in Ukraine. MOSCOW, September 28 (Reuters) – Russian communications regulator on Wednesday demanded an explanation from Apple (AAPL.O) after apps powered by Russian state-controlled tech company VK (VKCOq.L) were removed from the American company’s App Store. Regulator Roskomnadzor has … Read more

Meta says it is removing the Chinese propaganda operation against the US

September 27 (Reuters) – Meta Platforms (META.O) announced on Tuesday that it disrupted China’s first known operation to influence users in the United States with political content ahead of the November elections. The network maintained fake accounts on the Meta Facebook and Instagram social media platforms, as well as competing Twitter, but it was small … Read more

Cryptoverse: Bitcoin miners are stuck in the bearish pit

A representation of bitcoin can be seen in the illustrative photo taken at La Maison du Bitcoin in Paris, France, June 23, 2017. REUTERS / Benoit Tessier Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register September 27 (Reuters) – Reflect on a besieged bitcoin mine. In late 2021, miners were toasting the city … Read more