Tech Stocks Continue to Fall After Snap’s Profit Warning


Technology stocks fell Tuesday, with investors ditching shares of companies that rallied during the pandemic. 

Social-media company

Snap Inc.’s

SNAP 11.92%

shares lost $9.68, or 43%, to $12.79, its largest percentage decline on record. The company issued a profit warning Monday and said it planned to slow hiring and spending. The stock price has tumbled 85% from its September 2021 all-time high.

Other tech stocks that rely on digital advertising spending also fell. Google parent

Alphabet Inc.

slipped $110.36, or 5%, to $2,119.40, while

Meta Platforms Inc.

dropped $14.95, or 7.6%, to $181.28. Streaming-video company

Roku Inc.

was recently down

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The guy who leaked the contents of Hunter Biden’s laptop is now warning about false claims about what it included

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When the New York Post first reported in October 2020 that it had obtained the contents of a laptop computer allegedly owned by Joe Biden’s son Hunter, there was an immediate roadblock faced by any other news outlet that hoped to corroborate the reporting, as many did: The newspaper wasn’t sharing what it obtained.

The national story quickly centered on the dubious provenance of the material, particularly given how, four years before, WikiLeaks had begun releasing material stolen by Russian hackers at about the same point in the presidential contest. But for news outlets interested

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