Apple Security Chief Offered iPads to Police as a Bribe for Gun Permits, Prosecutors Allege

Apple Inc.’s head of security has been indicted on bribery charges for a scheme in which prosecutors allege he offered iPads to secure gun permits…

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U.S. Justice Department Ends Oversight of Brazil’s Odebrecht

An independent monitor has certified Odebrecht SA’s antibribery compliance program, the Brazilian construction company said. The certification closes a 3½-year monitorship that was imposed on…

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Google Plans Fiber-Optic Network to Connect Via Saudi Arabia and Israel for First Time

Google is laying the groundwork for a fiber-optic network that for the first time will connect through historical enemies Saudi Arabia and Israel while opening…

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Snap Counters TikTok With Spotlight Video-Sharing Feature

Snap Inc. is launching a video-sharing feature to rival TikTok, a move that will for the first time let its users produce content with hopes…

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Why Some Tech Workers Leaving Silicon Valley Are Changing Jobs

Tech companies in smaller cities are starting to see an uptick in applications from candidates living in San Francisco and New York—areas that have long…

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Call of Duty Goes Silent

Sometimes, what you don’t say matters more. Activision Blizzard has typically followed its annual “Call of Duty” videogame launch with a press release touting how…

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Roblox Files to Go Public Amid Surge in Videogame Spending

Videogame company Roblox Corp. has filed to go public at a time when the pandemic has supercharged demand for online gaming. Roblox said Thursday in…

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Sonos Hits the Right Notes This Time

It took a while, but workers stuck at home seemed to realize that good sound was worth paying for. That at least was what strong…

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Nvidia to Bring ‘Fortnite’ Back to iPhones Amid Epic’s App Store Fight

Epic Games Inc. and other developers battling Apple Inc. over its App Store controls are getting an ally in Nvidia Corp., as the graphics-chip company…

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Nasdaq to Buy Anti-Financial Crime Firm Verafin for $2.75 Billion

Nasdaq Inc. will buy Verafin, a software company that uses artificial intelligence to help banks detect money laundering and fraud, for $2.75 billion, the companies…

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