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Bridging the Divide: Translating Research on Digital Media into Policy and Practice
June 10, 2024
YouTube restricts kids’ ability to see some gun content
June 7, 2024
YouTube announces new restrictions on gun videos
June 7, 2024
Facebook's algorithm is geared to radicalize American voters
June 7, 2024
Under pressure, YouTube tightens age limits on gun videos
June 6, 2024
The Hidden Life of Google’s Secret Weapon
June 6, 2024
YouTube is putting new age restrictions on gun videos
June 5, 2024
YouTube toughens policy on gun videos and youth; critics say proof will be in enforcement
June 5, 2024
YouTube to restrict some firearm content for young users
June 5, 2024
Did Meta violate its own policy by permitting misleading and divisive ads during Indian elections?
June 1, 2024
How a shadowy Meta, YouTube black market clouds India election integrity
May 31, 2024
From Fruit to Fortune: Apple’s Trademark Journey and Their Fierce Protection Strategy
May 29, 2024
How Google and Meta's Ad transparency reports reveal—and conceal—political Ad spend
May 25, 2024
Ro Khanna on CNN News Central with John Berman discussing recognizing a Palestinian state
May 23, 2024
Is Mark Zuckerberg Monetising Harmful Content to Fund for Meta’s AI Development?
May 23, 2024
A lawmaker held an AI roundtable with scholars. Most had industry ties.
May 21, 2024
November Will Not Be Like May
May 8, 2024
Shadow political ads thrive on Facebook during India’s election
May 7, 2024
Far right militias are returning to Facebook — and it’s looking the other way
May 7, 2024
Improper ‘shadow’ ads thriving on Facebook during India’s election
May 6, 2024
Militia Groups Ramping Up Recruiting Using Facebook and Facebook Isn't Doing Very Much to Stop It
May 6, 2024
How Big Tech’s Soft Power Work Against Online Child Protection
May 4, 2024
AI deepfakes are causing chaos in elections across the world. The US isn’t ready. 
May 3, 2024
Over 200 militia groups and users are using Facebook to organize nationwide, new report states
May 2, 2024
How Far-Right, Extremist Militias Organize On Facebook
May 2, 2024
Extremist Militias Are Coordinating in More Than 100 Facebook Groups
May 2, 2024
Advocates Urge Law Journal to Disclose Microsoft, Google Ties
April 26, 2024
Debate Emerges Over Transparency in Authors' Ties to Tech Giants
April 26, 2024
Manhattan's DA wants to know why YouTube is pushing 'ghost gun' tutorials to kids
April 25, 2024
Manhattan DA calls on YouTube to take action against ghost gun videos
April 25, 2024
Disagreement and lobbying threaten passage of Vermont’s landmark data privacy bill
April 17, 2024
Social media is revolutionizing migration into the US — and spreading dangerous misinformation 
April 16, 2024
Battle lines drawn as US states take on big tech with online child safety bills
April 15, 2024
Eric Schmidt Warned Against China’s AI Industry. Emails Show He Also Sought Connections to It
April 11, 2024
Elon Musk’s Platform X Sparks Confusion with Random Blue Checkmarks
April 8, 2024
Intel analyst shared classified information on Discord, investigators say
March 21, 2024
Opinion: Everyone wants to rein in Facebook, TikTok and other social media. This is one obvious solution
March 20, 2024
House Dems Seek Probe Of Claims X Verified Sanctioned Entities
March 12, 2024
Democrats Question Whether Elon Musk’s X is Profiting From Terrorist Groups 
March 11, 2024
Former Twitter CEO Parag Agarwal, 3 others sue Elon Musk for over USD 128 million: Here's why
March 5, 2024
Former Twitter chiefs launch $128m lawsuit against Elon Musk
March 4, 2024
X is a lawless land
February 28, 2024
The Trump factor: How online myths drive migrants north
February 27, 2024
Elon Musk shocks 'X' by granting verification to terrorists
February 19, 2024
X Under Fire For Granting Verification To Terrorist Groups
February 16, 2024
X’s Check Mark Trouble, Lyft’s Typo, and Bezos’ Tax Break
February 16, 2024
X accused of taking money from terrorists by selling checkmarks to US enemies
February 16, 2024
Elon Musk Slammed For Verifying Terrorist Accounts On X
February 16, 2024
Apparently Suing Non-Profits That Highlight Terrible Shit On ExTwitter Isn’t Scaring Off More Non-Profits From Reporting On Terrible Shit On ExTwitter
February 16, 2024
Terrorists, Iranian and Russian Media Allegedly Bought Verification on Musk's X
February 15, 2024
Elon Musk’s X Will Give Blue Checks to Anyone, Even Terrorist Leaders
February 15, 2024
Elon Musk demands users stop ‘deadnaming’ Twitter after Stephen King trolls the billionaire
February 15, 2024
Twitter/X removes verified status of Iranian state media accounts
February 15, 2024
X ha concesso la spunta blu anche ad account di terroristi
February 15, 2024
X Accused Of Profiting From Banned Terrorist Groups
February 15, 2024
Elon Must Selling Blue Checkmarks to Literal Terrorists
February 15, 2024
Elon Musk’s X Gave Check Marks to Terrorist Group Leaders, Report Says
February 15, 2024
Twitter took money from terrorists for blue ticks, campaigners claim
February 15, 2024
Report: Terrorists Paid X for "Blue Checkmark"
February 15, 2024
X under scrutiny for enabling Hezbollah, Houthi propaganda machine
February 15, 2024
Elon Musk's X taking funds from sanctioned terrorist groups like Houthis for premium ‘verified accounts’, report claims
February 15, 2024
X granted verification marks to terrorist groups like Hezbollah, watchdog says
February 15, 2024
Elon Musk's X faces US govt wrath for giving paid verified accounts to Hezbollah leaders
February 15, 2024
X providing premium services to terrorists
February 15, 2024
Elon Musk's X reportedly provides premium, paid services to extremist groups
February 15, 2024
Elon Musk Accuses Stephen King of ‘Deadnaming’ X After Author Insists on Calling It Twitter
February 15, 2024
Controversy surrounds Elon Musk’s X paid verification system
February 15, 2024
Musk-Plattform X soll bezahlte Accounts von Terrorgruppen zugelassen haben
February 15, 2024
Treasury faces pressure after report finds X may have flouted sanctions
February 15, 2024
Elon Musk’s X allowing terrorists groups to publish longer posts, buy blue tick
February 15, 2024
X accused of taking payments from terrorists
February 15, 2024
Alarming Claims: Terrorist Entities Acquiring Verified Status on X
February 14, 2024
Twitter Let Terrorists Have Verification Checkmarks — Then Scrambled to Remove Them
February 14, 2024
Le X de Musk a vendu des coches au Hezbollah et à d'autres groupes terroristes, selon un rapport
February 14, 2024
Social Media Misinformation Set To Be Major Risk in 2024 Political Campaigns
February 14, 2024
Twitter accused of violating US sanctions by selling subscriptions to terrorist groups
February 14, 2024
Musk’s X sold checkmarks to Hezbollah and other terrorist groups, report says
February 14, 2024
X may be violating US sanctions by accepting payments from Hezbollah-linked accounts: Report
February 14, 2024
YouTube Featured Graphic Videos By Accused Philly-Area Criminals. How?
February 14, 2024
X let terrorist groups pay for verification, report says
February 14, 2024
Terrorists are allegedly buying blue checks on X
February 14, 2024
X may be violating US sanctions by accepting payments from Hezbollah-linked accounts: Report
February 14, 2024
Terrorists Are Paying for Check Marks on X, Report Says
February 14, 2024
Worst Responders: The Far-Right Extremists Mobilizing to Mass Shootings
February 9, 2024
OpenAI's Lobbyists Are Targeting The Pentagon And Other Defense Agencies
February 7, 2024
Meta expands AI image labeling to include AI-generated content from other platforms
February 7, 2024
Meta entend permettre d’identifier automatiquement les images générées par IA sur ses réseaux sociaux
February 6, 2024
I 5 peggiori scandali della storia di Facebook
February 1, 2024
Drogas, Alcohol, Trastornos: La IA de Meta, incapaz de controlar la publicidad y los anuncios con contenido inapropiado para Menores
February 1, 2024
Yesterday’s Legislation is Failing Us in the Fight Against Tech-Fueled Violence
January 31, 2024
Facebook Approves Pro-Anorexia and Drug Ads Targeted at Teens and Made With Its Own AI
January 31, 2024
Mark Zuckerberg Apologizes to the Families of Victims
January 31, 2024
Facebook Approves Disgusting Pro-Anorexia and Drug Ads Targeted at Teens and Made With Its Own AI
January 30, 2024
How using Google can land women seeking abortions in jail
January 19, 2024
Meta accused of using philanthropy to influence universities  
January 18, 2024
Is Big Tech using philanthropy to influence universities?
January 4, 2024
Texan Bitcoin miners profit by using less electricity; advocates say all Texans should get the same chance
January 3, 2024
White Power Groups Pose As Palestinian Supporters To Stir Anti-Semitism
December 31, 2023
Cómo WhatsApp, Facebook difunden desinformación sobre migrantes y la frontera de EEUU
December 22, 2023
Google Funds Leading Civil Rights Group’s New AI Policy Center
December 18, 2023
Nothing to see here: Big Tech is funding academic research on Big Tech
December 13, 2023
Bell Media, Angus Reid and other Canadian brands halt ads on X amid extremism concerns
December 12, 2023
Big Tech Funds the Very People Who Are Supposed to Hold It Accountable
December 7, 2023
Disinformation in 2023: Growing AI reliance, X’s reckoning, tech guardrails still absent
December 6, 2023
Biden’s Border Asylum App Has Migrants Waiting Months in Danger
December 4, 2023
"Capitalizing on conflict": How white nationalists are exploiting Israel-Gaza tensions to push hate
December 2, 2023
Report: Extremists fundraising on social media (still)
December 1, 2023
X Accused Of Reaping Profits From Hamas Propaganda, Investigation To Follow
November 22, 2023
Democrats accuse X of profiting from Israel-Hamas misinformation, violent content
November 22, 2023
X-tremely troubling: Reps Goldman and Raskin demand Musk address anti-Semitic, terroristic posts, misinfo
November 22, 2023
Democrats accuse X of profiting from Hamas propaganda
November 21, 2023
Democrats accuse X of profiting off misinformation in Israel-Gaza war
November 21, 2023
Elon Musk’s X is ‘profiting off violent content’ by Hamas, House Democrats allege
November 21, 2023
Top Democrats Accuse Elon Musk’s X of Profiting From Pro-Hamas Propaganda on App
November 21, 2023
Opinion | Get Off Twitter Already
November 20, 2023
How Targeted Weight Loss Ads Can Haunt Future Brides
November 19, 2023
Elon Musk To File “Thermonuclear Lawsuit” As More Advertisers Leave X
November 17, 2023
White House condemns Elon Musk’s ‘abhorrent’ antisemitic tweets
November 17, 2023
Facebook will allow ads claiming 2020 election was "stolen"; hate speech spikes amid war
November 17, 2023
Racist Premium X Users Exploiting Israel-Hamas War to Push Antisemitism, Islamophobia: Study
November 16, 2023
Response to the USPTO, The ITA, and NIST call for Public Comments on Standards
November 14, 2023
Driven Into the Darkness – How TikTok’s ‘For You’ Feed Encourages Self-Harm And
November 7, 2023
Opinion: Stop Filming Fights
November 7, 2023
A Critical Look at Apple’s Privacy Record
October 27, 2023
The Consequences of Elon Musk's Ownership of X
October 27, 2023
Fitness Influencers and the Unseen Market of Teenage Exploitation 
October 27, 2023
TTP Director Katie Paul was interviewed in a segment on how social media is profiting by spreading extremist propaganda
October 24, 2023
Tech industry plays defense as states push new regulations
October 20, 2023
What you need to know about disinformation in the Israel-Hamas war
October 18, 2023
La désinformation s’invite dans la guerre Israël-Hamas
October 17, 2023
Elon Musk’s Israel disinformation investigation, explained
October 17, 2023
Israel-Hamas war misinformation on social media is harder to track, researchers say
October 16, 2023
The Israel-Hamas war reveals how social media sells you the illusion of reality
October 16, 2023
The Internet as a Weapon: Hamas’s Online Terror Campaign
October 13, 2023
Hamas videos spread across some social media apps
October 13, 2023
Musk's X claims it removed accounts, content after European Union pressure amid Israel war
October 12, 2023
Hamas online terror campaign played key role in deadly Israel attack
October 12, 2023
How Influencers, Coyotes, Con Artists Deceive Migrants Spreading Misinformation On Social Media
October 11, 2023
'It's not an adventure': How social media misleads migrants about the US-Mexico border
October 11, 2023
Opinion - What happened when toxic social media came for my daughter
October 4, 2023
The Gray Area of Gun Influencers
September 29, 2023
YouTube is generating music videos for white supremacist groups
September 28, 2023
Keeping Score: Alabama Map Violates Voting Rights Act; Coco Gauff Thanks Billie Jean King After Victory in U.S. Open
September 28, 2023
Instagram Launches Chatbots Modeled on MrBeast, Charli D’Amelio
September 27, 2023
YouTube Has a Big Problem with Ads Next to Hate-Group Content
September 27, 2023
Elon Musk and social media’s profit-making mechanisms - comment
September 23, 2023
Jurors, witnesses in synagogue massacre trial faced threats from this white supremacist
September 19, 2023
Google's Former CEO Is Leveraging His $27 Billion Fortune to Shape AI Policy
September 8, 2023
Is YouTube Worse than TikTok?
August 31, 2023
Amazon Enlists Right-Wing Scion to Battle Antitrust Action
August 31, 2023
Social Media Platforms Promote Antisemitism
August 28, 2023
Kitchen Table Kibitzing Friday: Hawai'i targeted by disinformation for those siloed RWNJs
August 25, 2023
Hatred amplifies as social-media platforms fail to enforce community guidelines
August 25, 2023
Big Tech Has Penetrated the GAO
August 23, 2023
YouTube will disable recommendations for some users. Will that decrease harmful content?
August 21, 2023
Hawaii fires: spread of conspiracy theories reveals tech firms’ failings
August 21, 2023
Studies: Social media giants fuel antisemitism, extremism, hate speech
August 20, 2023
Instagram, Facebook and X algorithms push hate, racism, study says
August 19, 2023
Social Media’s Role in Pushing Extremism Examined in New Reports
August 18, 2023
Social media companies push antisemitism, studies find; a neo-Nazi military 'fight club'
August 18, 2023
The Boogaloo Movement Keeps Finding Ways to Return to Facebook
August 17, 2023
Antisemitism thrives on social media as algorithms push hateful memes
August 17, 2023
From Nazi propaganda to Holocaust denial, social media is pushing hate on users: study
August 17, 2023
Youth and Online Polarization and Radicalization - FAQ and Tips for Parents
August 15, 2023
Online Scam Operations and Trafficking Into Forced Criminality in Southeast Asia: Recommendations for a Human Rights Response
August 15, 2023
How Apple Podcasts got caught in the middle of Russian censorship
August 8, 2023
WhatsApp has streamlined business communication for human smuggling
August 1, 2023
Six Things ADL is Watching Following Meta's Threads Launch
July 13, 2023
Is Apple really a trademark bully? Here’s what the data says
July 11, 2023
Peak social media: The debate over young users’ mental health
July 10, 2023
How content creators on social media spread misinformation about immigration policies
July 5, 2023
Apple wants to control something impossible, no matter how much money it has
June 27, 2023
Prosecute American Purveyors of Forced Labor
June 25, 2023
Would Steve Jobs Trademark the Apple Fruit if He Was Alive?
June 24, 2023
Attacks on Lina Khan’s Ethics Reveal Copious Amounts of Projection
June 23, 2023
Billionaire Dem donor flew top Biden official to secret ritzy retreat on private jet
June 23, 2023
Attacks on Lina Khan’s Ethics Reveal Copious Amounts of Projection
June 23, 2023
Apple vs. apples
June 21, 2023
Apple Started A Trademark Battle Over Images of a Certain Fruit
June 20, 2023
Apple is trying to trademark a very simple image of an apple
June 20, 2023
Forbidden fruit | Apple wants 111-year-old company to change its logo: report
June 20, 2023
Apple Is Forcing A 111-Year Old Fruit Company To Change Its Logo
June 20, 2023
Apple could force a 111-year-old fruit company to change its apple logo
June 19, 2023
Apple Is Taking On Apples in a Truly Weird Trademark Battle
June 19, 2023
Google ad revenue from anti-abortion campaigns and ‘fake’ clinics ‘topped $10 million’
June 15, 2023
Google minted more than $10 million from ads for fake abortion clinics
June 15, 2023
As states differ on the benefits of Bitcoin, is there a solution to its climate and power-system impacts?
June 8, 2023
Opinion: Facebook ad policy is roadblock to feminist movement building
June 8, 2023
Supreme Court Passes Up a Chance to Strike Back at Big Tech Censorship
May 25, 2023
Tech execs protect their kids from their own products. America’s children deserve the same
May 24, 2023
YouTube's algorithm is recommending violent gun videos to 9-year-olds, study finds
May 22, 2023
Study Finds YouTube’s System Sends Gun Videos to 9-year-olds
May 20, 2023
Алгоритм YouTube предлагает юным геймерам сотни видео о серийных убийцах и обращении с оружием
May 19, 2023
The Dark Side of YouTube: Algorithm Directs Kids to Gun Content, Study Reveals
May 18, 2023
New study finds YouTube targets children with gun-related content
May 18, 2023
YouTube gun videos pushed at children
May 18, 2023
YouTube’s suggested videos algorithm is recommending violent and graphic gun-related videos to children as young as 9
May 18, 2023
Researchers at the Tech Transparency Project found that YouTube is “failing to stop the spread of frightening videos that could traumatize vulnerable children—or send them down dark roads of extremism and violence”
May 17, 2023
YouTube recommends gun-related videos to kids, study says
May 17, 2023
Perché YouTube suggerisce ai bambini video di armi e sparatorie
May 17, 2023
YouTube Algorithm Funnels Violent Gun Videos to Kids: Study
May 17, 2023
YouTube Accused Of Pushing Violent Content To Children
May 17, 2023
YouTube Recommends Violent Gun Videos to Child Accounts- Study Claims
May 17, 2023
YouTube found to push content about guns to children watching games videos
May 17, 2023
YouTube recommended videos about guns, school shootings, and serial killers to researchers simulating accounts of young boys
May 17, 2023
YouTube’s recommendations are leading kids to gun videos, report says
May 16, 2023
YouTube’s recommendations send violent and graphic gun videos to 9-year-olds, study finds
May 16, 2023
YouTube algorithms serve up violent gun-related content to kids playing video games: study
May 16, 2023
The Texas Shooter Reportedly Wore A Patch Popular With Far-Right Groups
May 8, 2023
News Corp. hires Resolution
May 3, 2023
Big Tech-funded groups try to kill bills to protect children online
May 3, 2023
Facebook was the main donor to a group that fought antitrust reforms in 2020 and 2021
May 1, 2023
Cost to keep 128 Ohio inmates on death row tops $100 million: Ohio Capitol Letter
April 14, 2023
Microsoft President Says Wagner Group, Russian Intel Infiltrating Gaming Communities
April 13, 2023
Milicias supremacistas de EU invaden territorio mexicano y organizan ataques por Facebook
April 13, 2023
J.D. Vance’s ‘Big Tech’ Plan Conveniently Makes More Money for J.D. Vance
April 12, 2023
The Real-World Costs of the Digital Race for Bitcoin
April 11, 2023
‘It’s an especially bad time’: Tech layoffs are hitting ethics and safety teams
April 6, 2023
Should Google really be funding academia?
March 31, 2023
Misinformation fuels false hopes among migrants after deadly fire in Mexico
March 30, 2023
How the Right’s “Open Borders” Myth Might Be Fueling the Migration Crisis
March 24, 2023
Academics backing Google in Supreme Court case have personally benefited from tech giant
March 22, 2023
When Silicon Valley Libertarians Realized They Needed the Government, and Vice Versa
March 18, 2023
Could the 2024 Election Bring a Resurgence of Political Violence?
March 9, 2023
The Boogaloo Bois Are Plotting a Bloody Comeback: ‘We Will Go to War’
March 8, 2023
'We will go to war': Boogaloo Bois regrouping to seek vengeance for Mar-a-Lago raid
March 8, 2023
Tech companies make it harder to find abortion information online
March 6, 2023
Share the Hate: Terrorist Content Thrives on Facebook
March 3, 2023
Keeping Score: Governors Band Together to Support Abortion; Anti-Abortion Ads Target Low-Income Women
February 22, 2023
Borderless Vigilantism: The Nativist US Militias Entering Mexico
February 21, 2023
Facebook is inadvertently fostering terrorist activity
February 19, 2023
Big Tech Leveraging Its Big Money to Combat Legal Challenges
February 18, 2023
Facebook Auto-Created Hundreds Of Pages For ISIS, Al Qaeda, Study Finds
February 17, 2023
Irregular migration in the time of counter-smuggling
February 17, 2023
Google tries to ‘astroturf’ the Supreme Court
February 17, 2023
Baldwin Calls on Meta to Confront Drug Trafficking, Human Smuggling on Platforms
February 16, 2023
Facebook Auto-Created Pages for ISIS and Al-Qaeda
February 16, 2023
Bob Menéndez y otros cinco senadores instan a Mark Zuckerberg a combatir el tráfico de drogas y de personas, especialmente en América Latina
February 14, 2023
The 'Noble Lie' lives on
February 14, 2023
U.S. Senators Urge Meta To Combat Drug And Human Trafficking
February 14, 2023
From Poland to Florida, women’s rights are being crushed
February 13, 2023
The "Noble Lie" Lives On in Crisis Pregnancy Centers As They Rake In Millions
February 10, 2023
The Poorer You Are, the More Likely You Are to See Anti-Abortion Ads, Thanks to Google
February 9, 2023
Audible reckoning: How top political podcasters spread unsubstantiated and false claims
February 9, 2023
Google pushes fake abortion clinic ads to lower-income women, report says
February 8, 2023
Class Act: Google targeting poor US women, not rich ones, with anti-abortion ads
February 8, 2023
Google helps anti-choice crusaders abuse women - especially poor ones
February 8, 2023
Google targets women with low income with ads for anti-abortion clinics
February 8, 2023
Google Targets Low-Income People With Ads for 'Fake Abortion Clinics': Study
February 7, 2023
Jordan Peterson's daughter says the pill is to blame for men leaving the workforce
February 7, 2023
Google targets low-income US women with ads for anti-abortion pregnancy centers, study shows
February 6, 2023
DoJ and FBI begin probe into Snapchat's role in fentanyl deaths
January 25, 2023
Violent border militia groups still run wild on Facebook despite policy banning extremist missions
January 24, 2023
Grupos de milicias fronterizas difunden información errónea sobre inmigrantes en Facebook
January 23, 2023
Texas border militia groups spreading anti-migrant conspiracy theories on Facebook, report says
January 23, 2023
Civil rights associations sound the alarm about civilian militias operating along the Sonora-Arizona border
January 21, 2023
Exclusive: Border militia groups are using Facebook to recruit, promote themselves, report finds
January 19, 2023
One-Third of US Congressmen Got Cash From Crypto Exchanges
January 18, 2023
Senator Grassley Questions IPA Authority, Ex-Google CEO’s Influence
January 17, 2023
“An A+ Score for an F- Job”: Updating The Facebook Timeline of Scandal and Strife
January 14, 2023
Former Google CEO linked to funding White House tech jobs
January 3, 2023
See our most striking original illustrations and photography of the year
December 26, 2022
MDMA Is Getting Super Popular Among Rich, Young Indians
December 26, 2022
Driving Force - Automotive Supply Chains and Forced Labor in the Uyghur Region
December 24, 2022
Apps at Risk - Apple's Censorship and Compromises in Hong Kong
December 23, 2022
Former Google CEO Is Quietly Bankrolling Dozens Of White House Jobs
December 22, 2022
Ex-Google boss helps fund dozens of jobs in Biden’s administration
December 22, 2022
23 major brands suspected of illegally sourcing products made by forced labor in China
December 17, 2022
“Nos siguen invadiendo por miles”: los grupos privados de Facebook que promueven la xenofobia en México y EEUU
December 17, 2022
Challenges And Solutions For Immigration Disinformation
December 12, 2022
Facebook Reverses Policy on Human Trafficking Posts
December 10, 2022
Elon Musk’s Twitter will create a toxic ripple effect across social media
December 3, 2022
How to Avoid Student Loan Forgiveness Scams
November 30, 2022
Apple warned not to ‘nuke’ Twitter in free speech row with Musk
November 29, 2022
Google Urged by US Lawmakers to Fix Misleading Abortion Ads
November 22, 2022
Your Google Searches Are Quietly Evolving. Here’s What’s Next
November 21, 2022
Did drugs, fake money and office 'sleepovers' cause crypto's $32bn blow-up?
November 20, 2022
Watchdog Finds Flourishing Black Market on Facebook for Fraudulent Ad Accounts
November 15, 2022
Billionaires’ Favorite Social Media; Facebook’s Political Black Market; Google’s Privacy Fine
November 15, 2022
A Platform ‘Weaponized’: How YouTube Spreads Harmful Content – And What Can Be Done About It
November 15, 2022
Facebook Has A Thriving Black Market Of Fraudulent Ad Accounts, Passports And Driver’s Licenses
November 14, 2022
All the US midterm-related lies to expect when you're electing.
November 7, 2022
Officials warn of spike in scams related to Biden student loan forgiveness plan
November 4, 2022
An open door to hate: Meta approves ads containing far-right hate speech in Norwegian
November 3, 2022
Dear Mark Zuckerberg: Meta Was a Risky Investment Long Before the Metaverse
November 3, 2022
US Lawmakers Probe SEC, Treasury, Federal Reserve Over Revolving Door With Crypto Industry
October 29, 2022
Gun Sellers Are Still Advertising on Facebook, Despite Meta Policy
October 28, 2022
Se revela cómo coyotes y estafadores están usando TikTok para incitar el cruce ilegal por la frontera de EE.UU.
October 27, 2022
Group says gun ads on Facebook violate the company’s policies 
October 26, 2022
Checking the Crypto Lobby
October 26, 2022
Lawmakers Launch Inquiry Over Revolving Door Between Financial Regulators, Crypto Firms
October 26, 2022
Hillicon Valley — Disinformation effort targets US ahead of midterms
October 26, 2022
US lawmakers express concern over crypto firms hiring former government officials
October 26, 2022
Meta's Rules Prohibiting Firearm Accessory Advertisements Aren't Always Working
October 26, 2022
Elizabeth Warren, AOC Warn of Revolving Door as Government Officials Flock to Crypto Industry
October 26, 2022
Facebook’s rules ban promoting weapons. Some gun sellers are running ads anyway.
October 26, 2022
¿Cómo operan los coyotes en TikTok para atraer migrantes?
October 26, 2022
Elizabeth Warren, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Target Crypto’s Revolving Door
October 25, 2022
Elizabeth Warren and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, along with other progressives, are warning regulators about former federal officials who have taken crypto industry startup jobs.
October 25, 2022
Dems Press Regulators On 'Revolving Door' Of Crypto Jobs
October 25, 2022
Lawmakers Question Revolving Door Between Government and Crypto Industry
October 25, 2022
Sen. Elizabeth Warren seeks clarity from regulators about crypto hiring stance
October 25, 2022
Crypto's Revolving Door
October 25, 2022
The U.K.'s communications regulator issues its first report on video services
October 24, 2022
Revealed: how coyotes and scammers use TikTok to sell migrants the American dream
October 23, 2022
Watch out for student loan forgiveness scam attempts, President Biden warns
October 19, 2022
Media and tech companies still aren’t doing enough to police non-English language misinformation
October 14, 2022
Fake Canadian visa program circulating on Facebook and WhatsApp
October 14, 2022
Migrants targeted in Canadian immigration scam on Facebook
October 14, 2022
Meta Allegedly Failed to Stop a Months Long Canadian Immigration Scam Targeting Migrants
October 14, 2022
Health-Care Workers Are Swamped Again, This Time With Angry Calls From Podcast Listeners
October 6, 2022
Facebook continues to autogenerate pages for Proud Boys, other extremist groups
October 4, 2022
Student loan forgiveness: 4 tips for avoiding scams while waiting on relief
September 30, 2022
OK, Google: Why are you still pointing women at fake abortion clinics?
September 30, 2022
Google Ads Still Linking to Misleading Info in Abortion Searches
September 29, 2022
Google Is Still Failing to Label Many Ads From Anti-Abortion Centers
September 29, 2022
Immigrants are falling prey to social media
September 28, 2022
Apple’s Quietly Funding an ‘Astroturf Lobbying Group’ Claiming to Represent App Developers
September 20, 2022
YouTube’s ‘Not Interested’ Button Barely Works – Report
September 20, 2022
Waiting for loan forgiveness, borrowers are targets for scammers
September 19, 2022
Pages for Terrorists and Extremists are Created on Facebook
September 18, 2022
YouTube, Meta will expand policies, research to fight online extremism
September 15, 2022
Tech Firms Promise to Address Hate and Extremism, Again
September 15, 2022
Immigrants Keep Getting Lied To By Human Smugglers On Platforms Like Facebook, WhatsApp, and TikTok
September 15, 2022
New Report Shows Boogaloo Boi Militia Growing on Facebook
September 15, 2022
Companies linked to Uyghur forced labor
September 11, 2022
Scams Increasing Following Biden’s Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Decision
September 10, 2022
Boogaloo on Facebook, Kiwi Farms and police in the Oath Keepers: Explaining the week in extremism
September 9, 2022
Climate and Energy Implications Of Crypto-Assets In The United States
September 8, 2022
New report on extremist group shows alarming penetration of civic institutions
September 7, 2022
Extremist Boogaloo Bois back on Facebook since Mar-a-Lago raid as anger toward feds mounts
September 7, 2022
Violent extremist movement ‘boogaloo bois’ reemerges on Facebook: report
September 7, 2022
Monitor warns far-right Boogaloo Bois movement 'creeping back' on to Facebook
September 7, 2022
INSIGHT-Low-carbon bitcoin? Crypto miners' green power talk angers Texas locals
September 6, 2022
Facebook’s White Supremacist Problem
August 30, 2022
White nationalism, fueled by social media, is on the rise and attracting violent young white men
August 23, 2022
Echoing US, the UK government goes all in on migrant surveillance
August 23, 2022
Opinion - Is Facebook profiting off hate? It’s complicated.
August 22, 2022
Recognizing orthorexia: the unofficial eating disorder that takes clean and healthy eating too far
August 20, 2022
Apple Sidelines Jamf For Greater Market Share
August 19, 2022
Facebook Profits From White Supremacy: New Report Exposes How The Tech Giant Cashes In On Hate
August 18, 2022
Meta’s Latin America expansion ‘a boon to human smugglers’
August 17, 2022
Warning: Apple 'could very easily' cripple Jamf
August 15, 2022
Smaller Advertisers More at Risk as Facebook Works to Delete Hate Speech
August 15, 2022
Mar-a-Lago search; conspiracy theories; Ohio man killed: The world of extremism this week
August 12, 2022
Naomi Nix, who covers social media for the Post, reports on a new study from the Tech Transparency Project, a nonprofit watchdog group, finding that dozens of white-supremacist organizations still have a presence on Facebook, even though Facebook has pledged to ban such content.
August 11, 2022
As US aids semiconductor industry, billionaire-backed tech fund enters spotlight
August 11, 2022
Facebook In The Spotlight As New Study Finds It Served Ads On Searches Linked To White Supremacist Groups
August 11, 2022
Hillicon Valley — Report says Meta profits from hate groups
August 10, 2022
Facebook Under Fire
August 10, 2022
Facebook profits from ads on searches for hate group pages: report
August 10, 2022
FTC vacancy may show how forcefully Republicans will target tech giants
August 10, 2022
Immigrants are Falling Prey to Social Media
August 10, 2022
Facebook ran ads on searches for white supremacist groups, report finds
August 10, 2022
Facebook Under Fire — A new report finds that despite Facebook’s ban on white nationalism, more than a hundred pages and groups with ties to white supremacist/hate groups remain on the platform, WaPo’s Naomi Nix scooped.
August 10, 2022
Facebook still has trouble removing white supremacists, study says
August 10, 2022
Facebook monetizes searches for its hate group pages
August 10, 2022
Report: White supremacist groups still on Facebook, Meta profits from their presence
August 10, 2022
Nebraska abortion case shows how Facebook and other tech companies may be weaponized to police women’s bodies
August 10, 2022
Facebook bans hate speech but still makes money from white supremacists
August 10, 2022
Texas Bitcoin Miners Making Millions Selling Electricity Back to the State
August 9, 2022
How do immigrants navigate misinformation when traveling to the United States?
August 8, 2022
Apple tells suppliers to use 'Taiwan, China' or 'Chinese Taipei' to appease Beijing
August 5, 2022
Crypto firms failed to deliver 'promised benefits' from lawmaker-backed incentives, says nonprofit
August 4, 2022
The Jan. 6 hearings are spotlighting social media’s white supremacy problem
August 3, 2022
Fueled by virtually unrestricted social media access, white nationalism is on the rise and attracting violent young white men
August 2, 2022
Migrants entrust their lives to "radio bemba", Facebook and WhatsApp to challenge the US
August 1, 2022
In Texas, a strained grid braces for more crypto mining
August 1, 2022
How Facebook Helped Turn a Santa Cruz County Veteran Into a Cop Killer
July 29, 2022
Pandemic leaves victims of human trafficking more vulnerable
July 29, 2022
Migrants Receive Dangerous Misinformation on Social Media on the Way to the US
July 28, 2022
"Coyotes" scam migrants by Facebook and WhatsApp, and plunge them into a spiral of risk
July 28, 2022
“He could not get there”: Honduran fears that his brother died in his attempt to cross into the US
July 28, 2022
Human traffickers give wrong information to illegal immigrants, says US agency
July 27, 2022
U.S.-bound migrants fed misinformation about border crossing, per watchdog
July 27, 2022
The Coyote Cartel: The Criminal Merger for a $13 Billion Border Business
July 27, 2022
Human smugglers often target migrants with misinformation on social media: watchdog
July 27, 2022
Human smugglers peddle misinformation to US-bound migrants on Facebook, watchdog says
July 27, 2022
Primero en CNN: los traficantes de personas ofrecen información errónea a los migrantes que llegan a Estados Unidos a través de Facebook, según un organismo de control
July 27, 2022
Roe v. Wade: Google location history of women remains vulnerable. YouTube to censor false videos on abortion
July 25, 2022
‘Dudes I offed a fed’: Inside a far-right militia member’s plan to start civil war from the Bay Area
July 25, 2022
Google Under Lens Over Promise to Protect User Location Data, Again
July 23, 2022
Student Loan Debt Relief Scams
July 22, 2022
Can the fragile Texas power grid handle a cryptomining gold rush?
July 22, 2022
Google under scrutiny over pledge to protect abortion location data
July 21, 2022
I Was Wrong About Facebook
July 21, 2022
Amazon is Reducing its Private Label Products, Which May Be Made Using Forced Uyghur Labor
July 15, 2022
An analysis of Google search results found that those seeking information about student loans were being served advertisements offering questionable or outright scam services to borrowers.
July 13, 2022
Scams Lurk in Ads on Google Searches for Student Loan Relief
July 13, 2022
Scammers Are Using Google Ads to Target Students Seeking Loan Relief
July 13, 2022
"We are writing to you to urge you to address design discriminations experienced by TikTok’s younger users to ensure that all young users can have a safe and private experience on the platform."
July 12, 2022
Children’s rights groups call out TikTok’s ‘design discrimination’
July 11, 2022
The Debate That Could Blow Up the Big Tech Legislative Crackdown
July 5, 2022
Don’t let Facebook off the hook for Jan. 6
June 24, 2022
Facebook’s Broken Promises
June 24, 2022
Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act requires Apple to prove that it doesn’t use forced labor
June 22, 2022
Social media is rife with skin-whitening products. But little is being done to regulate the market
June 22, 2022
Crypto’s aggressive bid for more DC firepower
June 15, 2022
Big Tech Has a New Antitrust Nemesis: John Oliver
June 13, 2022
Facebook fails to police human smugglers sneaking migrant into US, report finds
June 11, 2022
Ex-Google CEO Eric Schmidt’s new investment fund deepens his ties to national security interests
June 9, 2022
Woman Sues Meta, Claiming Instagram Gave Her an Eating Disorder
June 8, 2022
Instagram’s Illegal Drug Problem: An Open Door To Ecstasy for Teens
June 8, 2022
Bipartisan crypto regulatory overhaul would treat most digital assets as commodities under CFTC oversight
June 7, 2022
A multimillion-dollar campaign is pushing Dems to ditch antitrust reform
June 6, 2022
Sam Bankman-Fried’s Multimillion-Dollar Game
June 6, 2022
The Dispute Over Forced Labor Is Redefining the Entire US-China Relationship
June 5, 2022
Apple linked to anti-climate policy lobbying groups
June 2, 2022
Group calls out Apple’s ties with trade associations ‘stalling’ climate change action
June 1, 2022
Report calls out Apple’s membership in trade groups ‘stalling’ climate efforts
May 31, 2022
Apple's green image sullied by trade association memberships
May 31, 2022
Crypto libertarians are learning the reason for regulations
May 24, 2022
Dealers disguise drug deals with emojis
May 20, 2022
Facebook is still struggling to remove videos of the Buffalo mass shooting
May 20, 2022
Facebook Won't Unfriend The Disinfo Playbook Because It's Using The Disinfo Playbook
May 20, 2022
New Research Highlights Instagram Failed To Restrict Drug-Related Content From Young Teens
May 19, 2022
Buffalo gunman’s video is surfacing on Facebook, sometimes with ads beside it.
May 19, 2022
The Enduring Afterlife of a Mass Shooting’s Livestream Online
May 19, 2022
Facebook funds shadowy lobbying group behind op-eds, ads opposing calls for more regulation: report
May 18, 2022
Instagram is the new El Dorado for drug dealers, buying drugs has never been easier
May 18, 2022
Meta Donated $4 Million to a Supposedly ‘Grassroots’ Lobbying Firm to Fight Antitrust Bills on Its Behalf
May 17, 2022
Blue Star registers retroactively for Burisma work
May 17, 2022
Facebook quietly bankrolled small, grass-roots groups to fight its battles in Washington
May 17, 2022
Inside Facebook's political advocacy group
May 17, 2022
Crypto industry wields its influence in Washington after pouring over $30 million into campaigns
May 17, 2022
Teens On Instagram Can Still Easily Access Illegal Drugs, New Research Shows
May 17, 2022
How impact of extremist views on social media may have influenced Buffalo mass shooter
May 16, 2022
Militias Still Have a Safe Space on YouTube
May 13, 2022
If Elon Musk restores Trump's Twitter account, it could pave the way for other platforms to do the same
May 13, 2022
YouTube Kids shows videos promoting drug culture and firearms to toddlers
May 5, 2022
Militia Violent Extremists in the United States: Understanding the Evolution of the Threat
May 1, 2022
San Francisco Bay Area police catch 15-year-old buying LSD online
April 29, 2022
More “Terrifying” Enforcement Please
April 27, 2022
Bezos goes after Musk on China — but they both have dealings there
April 26, 2022
The drug dealer lurking inside your kid's phone
April 23, 2022
Obama calls for tech regulation to combat disinformation on social media
April 21, 2022
Opinion: Lawmakers shouldn’t get taken in by the crypto lobbying blitz
April 20, 2022
Lobbyists jump to the blockchain
April 15, 2022
Fed turns to private sector to beef up tech staff
April 15, 2022
Amazon Bans Several Twitch Accounts For Spreading Russian Propaganda
April 15, 2022
Biden Must Block Crypto’s Access to the Revolving Door
April 12, 2022
Canadian watchdog asked to probe allegations that imports made with forced labour in China
April 11, 2022
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott cozies up to Big Tech while scorning social media
April 8, 2022
Regulator Moves to Crypto World as JST Hires From NY Fed
April 5, 2022
Amazon’s Twitch bans some channels after researchers find pro-Russia propaganda
April 1, 2022
Instagram's Parental Controls May Carry Risk of Misuse
March 31, 2022
Google billionaire Eric Schmidt denies channeling money into Biden's science office, directly paying staff salaries and having 'undue influence' on policy
March 28, 2022
A Google billionaire's fingerprints are all over Biden's science office
March 28, 2022
Lobbyists continue to peddle lies about digital currencies as big money flexes in Washington
March 22, 2022
How do algorithms influence me when I use social networks?
March 16, 2022
Gooden hits Meta's 'woefully inadequate' response on policies
March 16, 2022
Report: Apple uses 'bullying tactics' to defend its trademark
March 12, 2022
Crypto Aims to Boost Influence With Washington Hires
March 12, 2022
The internet’s meth underground, hidden in plain sight
March 11, 2022
Apps and Oranges: Behind Apple’s ‘Bullying’ on Trademarks
March 11, 2022
China in congressional crosshairs for support to Russia
March 10, 2022
Amazon suppliers linked to forced labour camps in China
March 8, 2022
Amazon suppliers reportedly have ties to forced labor camps in China
March 8, 2022
Amazon Basics and Essentials products are being made using forced labour, report claims
March 8, 2022
Social Media Drug Dealers II: Are Snapchat And IG Really Protecting Teens?
March 8, 2022
Amazon accused of using suppliers linked to forced labour; Better.com reportedly firing 4k staff; e-scooter sales surge in India
March 8, 2022
Watchdog: Amazon still working with Chinese firms accused of using forced labor
March 7, 2022
Watchdog Group Says Amazon Linked To Uyghur Forced Labor In China
March 7, 2022
Amazon is reportedly using Chinese suppliers with ties to forced labor
March 7, 2022
Amazon suppliers linked to forced labor in China, watchdog group says
March 7, 2022
Crypto industry seeks to educate, influence US lawmakers as it faces increasing regulation
March 5, 2022
Ukraine crisis puts D.C. crypto lobby in hot seat
March 4, 2022
Watchdog groups call on FTC to revisit Trump-era ethics calls
March 4, 2022
Recent Lobbying, Ethics & Campaign Finance Updates
March 3, 2022
Right-wing militias are evading Facebook bans by posting on trucker convoy pages
March 1, 2022
Banned Militias Are Sneaking Back on Facebook to Grift Off the DC Trucker Convoy
March 1, 2022
The Convergence of Illicit Networks on Social Media: the Human Smuggling-Drug Trafficking Nexus
February 28, 2022
Big Tech and China, Inc. Rejoice in DOJ Draft SEP Policy Statement and FTC Speech
February 27, 2022
Disinformation, Radicalization, and Algorithmic Amplification: What Steps Can Congress Take?
February 27, 2022
Crypto industry masters Washington's 'revolving door' as its influence grows
February 24, 2022
Crypto Industry Masters Washington’s ‘Revolving Door’ as Its Influence Grows
February 23, 2022
As the Fed considers minting the first digital dollar, it is tapping experts from a crypto company with a stake in the outcome
February 23, 2022
Ex-Government Officials Flock to Crypto Through Private Sector Revolving Door
February 23, 2022
Instagram Users’ Access to Black-Market Drugs Is ‘Horrifying’
February 22, 2022
Snapchat fights drug dealing on app amid surge in youth overdose deaths
February 16, 2022
Snapchat is cracking down on drug dealers
February 16, 2022
Instagram’s hidden drug market for teens is out of control
February 16, 2022
Hawley demands Zuckerberg answer for 'horrifying' report about Instagram and underage drug use
February 14, 2022
Diversity questions delay DOJ antitrust hiring
February 10, 2022
Facebook Backpedals Wednesday on Reducing Political Content
February 10, 2022
Bill aimed at Google, Apple app store profits fails again
February 10, 2022
On the anniversary of January 6 social media platforms are on high alert
February 9, 2022
Facebook 'Actively Monitoring Threats' Ahead of 1/6 Will 'Respond Accordingly'
February 7, 2022
Does banning extremists online work? It depends.
February 3, 2022
Right-Wing Calls to Celebrate Jan. 6 Anniversary Draw a Muted Response
February 2, 2022
Who will regulate the regulators? Big Tech and their influence on government policy
February 1, 2022
Did Facebook play a role in spreading information before the Jan. 6 attack? @katielpaul, Director at @TTP_updates, shares her findings with @chanceseales.
February 1, 2022
D.C. Is Hiring Ex-Googlers Despite Chilly Silicon Valley Relations
January 20, 2022
Here's how US lawmakers could finally rein in Facebook
January 20, 2022
Role of Facebook, Twitter, and mainstream social media in uniting Jan. 6 extremists
January 19, 2022
Groundbreaking Lawsuit Alleges That Facebook Bears Responsibility for Murder of Slain Federal Officer
January 14, 2022
Silicon Valley Won’t Own Up to Its China Problem
January 12, 2022
Josh Hawley: Instagram Users’ Access to Black-Market Drugs Is ‘Horrifying’
January 12, 2022
Killed by a pill bought on Snapchat: the counterfeit drugs poisoning US teens
December 23, 2021
Research Shows Instagram Promotes Eating Disorder Content. Here’s What to Do About It.
December 16, 2021
America's Greatest Disruptors: Paradigm Shifters
December 15, 2021
It's just two clicks to connect with a drug dealer on Instagram and by contrast, if you're using the app, it takes five clicks to actually log out.
December 9, 2021
Report: Pills available for sale to kids on Instagram
December 8, 2021
Instagram head Mosseri to face questions about child safety in Senate hearing
December 8, 2021
DARK WEB How Instagram is making it EASIER for teens to buy drugs online – hidden codewords revealed
December 8, 2021
Instagram offers 'drug pipeline' to kids, tech advocacy group claims
December 8, 2021
Here’s How Instagram Fails To Protect People At Risk For Eating Disorders From Pro-Anorexia Messaging
December 8, 2021
Instagram Unveils New Features to Show Everyone It Really Cares About Teens’ Mental Health
December 8, 2021
Ahead of the head of Instagram testifying before Congress today the tech advocacy group @TTP_updates details how it found a "drug pipeline" for kids on the platform.
December 8, 2021
Instagram announced that it's rolling out new features aimed a tackling youth mental health issues. @KristinaParts breaks down the changes.
December 7, 2021
Instagram makes it easy for teens to find drugs, report finds
December 7, 2021
Instagram's algorithm directly connects teens to 'drug dealers selling everything from opioids to party drugs,' researchers say
December 7, 2021
Inside Tim Cook’s Secret $275 Billion Deal with Chinese Authorities
December 7, 2021
Instagram pushes drug content to teens
December 7, 2021
Report finds Instagram makes it easy for teens to find drugs online
December 7, 2021
Facebook responsible for promoting human smuggling
November 12, 2021
Facebook parent Meta to end targeted ads on ‘sensitive’ categories
November 10, 2021
Facebook bans ads targeting race, sexual orientation and religion
November 10, 2021
Meta plans to remove thousands of sensitive ad-targeting categories.
November 10, 2021
Apple fights shareholder call for more transparency on forced labour
October 27, 2021
Facebook whistleblower documents offer new revelations about Jan. 6 response
October 25, 2021
Report: YouTube filter bubble is worse for Fox viewers
October 24, 2021
Facebook Increasingly Suppresses Political Movements It Deems Dangerous
October 22, 2021
DOJ urged to investigate Facebook's 'facilitation' of human trafficking, illegal immigration
October 19, 2021
Arizona AG calls for DOJ to probe Facebook after it says users can share info on how to enter US illegally
October 17, 2021
DNI’s DNA: Where Is Google’s Money in European Media?
October 16, 2021
Tech giants beef up controls as misinformation fury sparks calls for tougher regulation
October 11, 2021
Facebook’s harm to young women shouldn’t be a surprise
October 9, 2021
Facebook whistleblower testifies platform has "not earned the right to just have blind trust in them"
October 6, 2021
Seven Apple suppliers linked to Chinese forced labor programs
October 5, 2021
Report: Social media playing a role in fueling migration crisis on border
October 5, 2021
The Biggest Scandals To Hit Facebook
October 5, 2021
Sen. Mike Lee: Facebook not being ‘adequately vigilant’ in protecting kids from harmful content
October 5, 2021
Senator asks Facebook CEO to answer questions on teen safety
October 4, 2021
‘Unchecked’ social media platforms fueling migration crisis on border, industry experts say
October 4, 2021
Whistleblower confirms that Facebook intentionally profits from sowing social chaos
October 4, 2021
Protesters Descend On Apple Store, Blast Production In China Over Uyghur Genocide
October 2, 2021
Activists want Apple import ban over forced labor
September 27, 2021
Complaint Asks US Customs to Ban Apple Product Imports Over Use of Forced Labor
September 27, 2021
Exclusive: Group seeks import ban on Apple gear over forced labor
September 27, 2021
Texan tied to 'boogaloo' sentenced to 50 years in prison
September 17, 2021
An Inconvenient Genocide Why we don’t know more about the Uyghurs
September 15, 2021
Apple organized 'aggressive' lobbying campaign to counter prohibitive App Store legislation
September 8, 2021
How Apple and Google killed an Arizona bill aimed at their app store profits
September 7, 2021
Eight Things Apple Could Do to Prove It Actually Cares About App Store Users
September 3, 2021
Texas Anti-Mask ‘Freedom Rally’ Organizer Fighting For His Life With COVID-19
August 27, 2021
Apple wants to scan iCloud to protect kids, can't even keep them safe in its own App Store – report
August 26, 2021
Apple allows children to access casual-sex and BDSM apps, finds report
August 25, 2021
Apple Promotes Hookup Apps to Children Report Finds
August 25, 2021
Apple is Not Doing Enough to Protect Children Against Ault Content on App Store, Watchdog Says
August 25, 2021
Why brands don’t get today’s teens
August 24, 2021
Campaign against targeted ad spills over the DMA amid business concerns
August 24, 2021
On behalf of ParentsTogether, a community of over 2.5 million parents across the United States we are writing regarding Apple’s failure to prevent kids from accessing casual sex and stranger chat apps that can be a haven for predators, as revealed in the Tech Transparency Project’s new report: “​​Apple’s App Store Loopholes Put Children at Risk.”
August 24, 2021
Apple’s Unsavory Lobbying; Musk’s Autopilot Dream Is Still Far Off
August 20, 2021
How the Apple lobbying machine took on Georgia, and won
August 20, 2021
Militia Groups are actively spreading vaccine disinformation on Facebook : TTP Investigation
August 18, 2021
A new report from the Tech Transparency Project (TTP) says violent militia groups are the main spreaders of vaccine misinformation on Facebook, and the social network seems to have constantly dropped the ball on this front.
August 18, 2021
Despite @Facebook’s vows to crack down on both U.S.based violent militias and vaccine misinformation, a new report finds that militias’ FB pages are awash in vaccine conspiracies.
August 17, 2021
Facebook Is Helping Militias Spread Vaccine Disinformation and Calling Them ‘Experts’
August 17, 2021
FTC faces deadline in Facebook antitrust suit
August 16, 2021
Big Tech companies ramp up spending on political influence groups
August 11, 2021
Human Smugglers Are Luring Pregnant Women to the Border With Lies on Facebook
August 10, 2021
How one woman helped force Facebook to create a policy for dealing with militia groups
August 10, 2021
WhatsApp attacks Apple’s child safety ‘surveillance’ despite government acclaim
August 6, 2021
Opinion: The Arizona ‘audit’ is a big problem. Online disinformation will make it worse.
August 5, 2021
Media profits can’t come at the expense of Latinx and immigrant lives
August 3, 2021
Facebook to Limit How Advertisers Can Target Teens
July 27, 2021
Facebook Approved Alcohol and Gambling Ads Targeting Teens
July 27, 2021
Opinion: Biden had it right the first time. Facebook is killing people
July 23, 2021
Kingston-Ulster Airport now operated by members of former Google CEO's investment group
July 22, 2021
Under pressure after the Capitol riot, self-styled militias are regrouping around anti-vaxx conspiracy theories
July 14, 2021
Facebook saw signs of violence ahead of the Capitol riot, but was too scared to bring it up with Trump, book says
July 13, 2021
Facebook Wants a Monopoly on Human Connection
July 8, 2021
How Facebook And Big Tech Wage Publicity Wars Through Close Ties With Small Businesses
July 1, 2021
Arizona AG wants answers from Facebook over reports of smugglers using platform to get migrants into US
June 30, 2021
Google is giving Britons incorrect advice through its Covid-19 'common questions' feature, advising users that they can stop self-isolating when NHS rules say the opposite, report warns
June 29, 2021
Emails show Biden campaign thought Facebook didn't do enough to address election lies @donie reports
June 23, 2021
Apple Lets Children Access Sex Apps, Investigation Finds
June 22, 2021
Human smugglers are using Facebook to find customers
June 11, 2021
WATCH: Human smugglers are using Facebook to connect with migrants looking to cross the border into the U.S, a new report finds.
June 11, 2021
SCATHING report shows how Facebook enables human trafficking at the US border
June 11, 2021
How Facebook is fueling the border crisis by failing to close down dozens of groups offering passage into the US for as little as $1,700 and showcasing glowing testimonials
June 10, 2021
A new report says that Facebook has become the preferred platform for smugglers, or socalled coyotes, and the desperate migrants they prey on.
June 10, 2021
Pastor battles human smugglers on Facebook
June 10, 2021
Apple's Chinese wind power partner linked to Uyghur forced labor programs
June 8, 2021
Some Apple suppliers in China are reportedly saying they won't hire minorities like Uyghur Muslims in job postings
June 8, 2021
Apple's Chinese wind power partner linked to Uyghur forced labor programs
June 8, 2021
Some Apple Suppliers in China Tell Ethnic Minorities: Don’t Bother Applying For Jobs
June 8, 2021
YouTube is losing its fight against fake news about vaccines
June 2, 2021
The Conservatives Out to Stop the New Bipartisan Antitrust Movement
May 25, 2021
Experts: Cartels recruit migrants through social networks in exchange for "safe travel" to the US
May 18, 2021
Tim Cook Is Not a Hypocrite
May 12, 2021
EGD: Silicon Valley residents must help ban surveillance advertising
May 12, 2021
The Facebook Oversight Board Is itself an Information Operation
May 12, 2021
EXCLUSIVE: Rep. Buck Demands Answers On Apple’s Relationship With Companies Accused Of Using Forced Labor
May 11, 2021
Apple Slams Georgia Election Law While Relying on Chinese Slave Labor
May 11, 2021
Apple suppliers linked to Uyghur forced labor in new report
May 10, 2021
7 Apple suppliers in China have links to forced labor programs, including the use of Uyghur Muslims from Xinjiang, according to a new report
May 10, 2021
Multiple Apple Suppliers Accused of Using Forced Uyghur Labor
May 10, 2021
World Wide Weapon - Democracy cries out for policy solutions to tech-fueled extremism
May 10, 2021
A TTP study found Facebook approved ads for kids 13-17 overtly pushing content like pills, anorexia, and alcohol— positioning Facebook to profit from harmful messages aimed at a highly vulnerable age group.
May 7, 2021
The first migrant camp of the Biden era, more business for the coyotes
May 7, 2021
Cammack Letter To Facebook On Cartel Ads
May 5, 2021
Facebook Allows Drug Ads to Target Teens, Activists Say
May 4, 2021
Facebook Says It Inadvertently Restricted A Hashtag. Now It Needs To Tell Us Exactly How And Why
May 3, 2021
Facebook and the Normalization of Deviance
May 2, 2021
Big Tech Companies Fund Groups That Host FTC Republicans
May 1, 2021
Facebook Knows It Was Used To Help Incite The Capitol Insurrection
April 22, 2021
A National Policy Blueprint To End White Supremacist Violence
April 21, 2021
"100% safe crossing" to the US: this is how coyotes look for clients on Facebook
April 17, 2021
Report: Human smugglers increasingly use Facebook to advertise services on the US-Mexico border
April 16, 2021
Facebook spent $23 million for CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s security in 2020
April 10, 2021
Why Don’t Social Media Tackle Fake News and Radicalisation?
April 10, 2021
Despite A Ban, Facebook Continued To Label People As Interested In Militias For Advertisers
April 7, 2021
Content Moderation Is A Losing Battle. Infrastructure Companies Should Refuse to Join the Fight
April 1, 2021
Tech Faces a Year of Scrutiny and Change
March 27, 2021
Mark Zuckerberg claimed the reason Facebook keeps showing up in Capitol riot lawsuits is because it's really helpful to police
March 26, 2021
Zuckerberg Dodges Responsibility For Capitol Siege In Congressional Hearing
March 25, 2021
Right-wing militias continue to recruit and organise on Facebook, watchdog report finds
March 25, 2021
There’s a 7-Foot Cutout of Mark Zuckerberg Dressed as the QAnon Shaman in Front of Congress
March 25, 2021
Facebook has been autogenerating pages for white supremacists
March 25, 2021
Hundreds of militia groups still using Facebook to recruit and promote violence: report
March 25, 2021
Katie Paul, Director of the Tech Transparency Project, discusses House hearing on social media’s role in extremism, misinformation
March 25, 2021
Militias Still Recruiting On Facebook Demonstrates The Impossibility Of Content Moderation At Scale
March 25, 2021
Militia groups are having a field day on Facebook
March 24, 2021
Hundreds Of Far-Right Militias Are Still Organizing, Recruiting, And Promoting Violence On Facebook
March 24, 2021
Facebook helping spread militia content, report alleges
March 24, 2021
Three Questions for Mark Zuckerberg
March 24, 2021
Tai takes charge at USTR
March 22, 2021
One Tech-Funded University Helped Shape FTC’s Hands-Off Approach
March 12, 2021
23 House Dems ask Facebook about role of weapons ads in wake of Jan. 6 insurrection
March 8, 2021
Big Tech Targets DC With a Digital Charm Offensive
March 8, 2021
Facebook moves to scale down political content
February 10, 2021
Corporate Greed and Slave Labor
February 10, 2021
Facebook will temporarily show less political content to some users
February 10, 2021
Senate urged to probe surge in cases of online abuse, exploitation of Filipino children
February 10, 2021
Facebook to scale back political content for some users
February 10, 2021
Poll: Majority Of Republicans, Some Democrats Would Join New Party Led By Donald Trump
February 4, 2021
After Fueling A Genocide, Facebook Is Taking A Stand Against A Myanmar Coup
February 2, 2021
Pro-Trump ‘Patriot Party’ grows on Facebook...despite openly violating the platform’s policies
February 2, 2021
'Patriot Party' Trump supporter groups grow rapidly on Facebook: study
February 2, 2021
Facebook Workers Warned About Hateful Groups Well Before Capitol Riot
February 2, 2021
Facebook Sees Rapid Surge In Patriot Party Groups, Study Finds
February 2, 2021
How to Counter White Supremacist Extremists Online
January 28, 2021
Facebook Ad Services Let Anyone Target US Military Personnel
January 28, 2021
Facebook Will Permanently Stop Promoting Political Groups
January 27, 2021
Lawmaker Questions Facebook on Broken Election-Related Promise
January 26, 2021
Amazon’s offering to help Biden’s vaccine push. There may be a reason why.
January 23, 2021
What went wrong with Cyberpunk 2077?
January 23, 2021
Facebook execs shrug off culpability for role in providing organizing platform for Capitol siege
January 20, 2021
Social media giants grilled on hate content
January 20, 2021
State Department says China's repression of Uighurs is 'genocide'
January 19, 2021
McConnell blames Trump for Jan. 6
January 19, 2021
“If They Won’t Hear Us, They Will Fear Us”: How The Capitol Assault Was Planned On Facebook
January 19, 2021
Some pro-Trump extremists used Facebook to plan Capitol attack, report finds
January 19, 2021
Facebook bans ads for gun accessories ahead of Biden inauguration
January 17, 2021
Facebook will temporarily stop showing ads for gun accessories and military gear.
January 16, 2021
Facebook Said It Would Pause US Ads For Gun Accessories And Military Gear After Complaints
January 16, 2021
'Stop the steal' groups hide in plain sight on Facebook
January 15, 2021
100 days of warning: inside the Boogaloo killings of US security personnel
January 15, 2021
On @CNN @b_fung discusses TTP's findings regarding Facebook's weapons gear ads pushed to far-right users.
January 15, 2021
Big advertisers slash Facebook spending after Capitol attack
January 14, 2021
Connecticut probing Amazon's ebook deals with publishers
January 14, 2021
Connecticut investigating Amazon's e-book business
January 13, 2021
Connecticut is investigating Amazon’s practices in the e-books market.
January 13, 2021
Connecticut probes Amazon's digital books business for anti-competitive behavior
January 13, 2021
Apple bitten by Uighur ‘forced labour’ claims
January 10, 2021
Deplatforming is working—for now
January 10, 2021
There’s a history of white supremacists interpreting government leaders’ words as encouragement
January 7, 2021
There’s a history of white supremacists interpreting government leaders’ words as encouragement
January 7, 2021
Apple could cut, or raise, executive bonuses by 10% based on their performance on environmental and social issues in 2021
January 6, 2021
ProTrump ‘Patriot Party’ grows on Facebook...despite openly violating the platform’s policies
January 1, 2021
Facebook takes a stand against Myanmar’s coup
January 1, 2021
Why Don’t Social Media Tackle Fake News and Radicalisation? Because it Would Be Bad for Business.
January 1, 2021
Seven Apple suppliers linked to Chinese forced labor programs
January 1, 2021
SEC blocks Apple's bid to stop shareholders from addressing forced labor
January 1, 2021
Apple executes New Year's Eve apps purge in China
December 31, 2020
Apple reportedly took years to drop a supplier that used underage labor
December 31, 2020
Apple enables China's human rights abuses
December 30, 2020
iPhone workers given choice of forced labor or being sent to detention centers, says report
December 29, 2020
New Report Claims Apple Supplier Uses Forced Labor in China
December 29, 2020
A major Apple supplier is reportedly using forced labor from thousands of Uighur workers to make glass for iPhones
December 29, 2020
Apple Supplier ‘Lens Technology’ Used Forced Uighur Labor
December 29, 2020
Apple, Amazon, Tesla supplier accused of using Chinese forced labor; Apple rejects claim
December 29, 2020
Apple, Amazon and Tesla supplier accused of using forced labor
December 29, 2020
Apple’s longtime supplier accused of using forced labor in China
December 29, 2020
Apple’s China App Store Sheds Videogames as Beijing Tightens Internet Control
December 23, 2020
Pornhub Isn't the Problem. That Won't Stop the Politicized Crusade Against It.
December 16, 2020
Katie Paul, who heads the Tech Transparency Project, helps to uncover what tech companies are doing behind the scenes.
November 29, 2020
Apple is lobbying against a bill aimed at stopping forced labor in China
November 20, 2020
For well over a decade, Facebook has lured in users with promises of privacy. At the same time, the company has maximized its profits by granting third parties access to its vast troves of user data.
November 14, 2020
The pro-Trump ‘Stop the Steal’ movement is still growing on Facebook
November 5, 2020
Facebook shuts down massive group pushing false election-fraud claims
November 5, 2020
Facebook under fire for boosting right-wing news sources and throttling progressive alternatives
October 29, 2020
How Facebook and Google Buy Off the Press
October 25, 2020
Facebook Continues To Host Militant Groups And Ads Despite A Ban On Right-Wing Extremism
October 20, 2020
Facebook keeps promising to banish far-right extremists, yet militias continue to thrive there
October 20, 2020
VICE TV's Fringe Nation explores how America's modern militia movements are growing.
October 14, 2020
Zuckerberg: Holocaust Denial Is Bad Now
October 12, 2020
Even After The Plot To Kidnap Gov. Whitmer, Michigan Militant Groups Continue To Thrive On Facebook
October 9, 2020
As Facebook struggles to fight misinformation ahead of the 2020 elections, Google is escaping the spotlight
October 5, 2020
Lawsuit claims Boogaloo Facebook page promoted misinformation that may have led to Kenosha protest deaths
October 5, 2020
Far-right extremists pose rising threat in North Texas around election, FBI’s Dallas office says
October 1, 2020
Facebook sees uptick in Proud Boys content after presidential debate
September 30, 2020
Facebook's CrowdTangle Tool is not effective when it comes to monitoring misinformation: Tech Transparency Project
September 26, 2020
Proud Boys Portland rally largely peaceful but clashes downtown
September 26, 2020
Facebook Tool Faulted for Lapses in Finding Voter Misinformation
September 23, 2020
Lawsuit Asks Court to Force Facebook to Ban Militia Posts in Wake of Kenosha Shooting
September 23, 2020
TikTok proposes coalition with other social apps to curb harmful content
September 23, 2020
"Unless there’s true accountability and real oversight, democracy will not survive @Facebook."
September 23, 2020
Report highlights blindspots in Facebook's fight against voting misinformation
September 23, 2020
FinCEN: Why gold in your phone could be funding drug gangs
September 22, 2020
U.S. plays paper tiger in tech cold war against TikTok
September 21, 2020
Facebook Needs Trump Even More Than Trump Needs Facebook
September 17, 2020
Portland Proud Boys Rally Promoted On Facebook Pages Despite Extremist Ban
September 17, 2020
Online bans fail to silence US extremists drawn to protests
September 4, 2020
Facebook banned violent militia groups. We still found plenty of them on its platform.
August 28, 2020
Facebook Deliberately Ignored Militia Groups As They Plotted Kenosha Violence
August 27, 2020
As Trump attacks voting by mail, his campaign is promoting it on Facebook
August 27, 2020
A militia group posted a 'call to arms' on Facebook. Now two people in Kenosha are dead.
August 26, 2020
Facebook’s Joel Kaplan: The man in the crosshairs
August 25, 2020
Etats-Unis : les "Boogaloo Boys", ces militants extrémistes qui appellent à la guerre civile
August 25, 2020
Facebook had a very unsuccessful week in its fight against misinformation and hate speech
August 15, 2020
'Boogaloo’ extremism continues to thrive on Facebook while the company dismisses critics
August 14, 2020
The Technology 202: Kamala Harris is already facing online attacks in her bid for the vice presidency
August 13, 2020
Top Facebook Official: Our Aim Is To Make Lying On The Platform 'More Difficult'
August 13, 2020
Boogaloo Groups Have Returned To Facebook Despite Supposed Crackdown
August 12, 2020
Facebook Has Failed To Expunge 'Boogaloo' Extremists, Report Claims
August 12, 2020
Facebook still hosts boogaloo extremist groups, report finds
August 12, 2020
The Boogaloo Bois Are All Over Facebook
August 12, 2020
Far-Right Boogaloo Movement Evaded Facebook Ban In Pretty Much One Single Day
August 12, 2020
Watchdog report finds Facebook has failed to weed out 'boogaloo' extremists
August 12, 2020
Apple CEO Tim Cook says he won't tolerate modern slavery, but @Apple "has imported clothes – probably uniforms for staff in stores – from a company facing US sanctions over forced labor at a subsidiary" in China’s Xinjiang," where Uighurs are persecuted.
August 10, 2020
Apple imported clothes from Xinjiang firm facing US forced labour sanctions
August 10, 2020
Big Tech Isn’t Censoring Donald Trump
August 7, 2020
A new report suggests Facebook fired an employee for calling out pro-right wing bias
August 7, 2020
Trump Campaign Says Silicon Valley 'Terrified' of Conservative Voices After Instagram Bug Silenced Potential Criticism of President
August 6, 2020
The Making of a Boogaloo Boi
August 6, 2020
Is Instagram biased towards Trump? Facebook-owned firm blames 'bug' for promoting negative hashtags about Biden while HIDING same ones about the President
August 6, 2020
Instagram 'bug' reportedly favors Trump campaign content over Biden
August 6, 2020
A “Bug” In Instagram's Hashtags Has Been Favoring Donald Trump
August 5, 2020
Instagram 'bug' heavily favored Trump content over Biden for months
August 5, 2020
Instagram insists 'bug' that negatively affected Joe Biden was 'not partisan'
August 5, 2020
Instagram disables related hashtags feature after bug that appeared to favor Trump
August 5, 2020
Instagram’s hashtag searches gave Trump better treatment than Biden
August 5, 2020
Adam Schiff accuses social media companies of misinformation negligence
July 29, 2020
The Technology 202: Republicans poised to reignite claims of political bias at big tech hearing
July 28, 2020
Follow the Money: How Digital Ads Subsidize the Worst of the Web
July 28, 2020
Texas Is Investigating Facebook for Harvesting Biometric Data from Users
July 27, 2020
Exclusive: Texas AG probing Facebook over biometric data
July 27, 2020
Texas AG Investigating Facebook’s Biometric Data Collection: Report
July 27, 2020
States probe Apple for potential consumer protection violation
July 23, 2020
Media union presses for changes to Paycheck Protection Program rules
July 23, 2020
Exclusive: Apple faces multi-state consumer protection probe
July 23, 2020
Apple Faces Deceptive Trade Practices Probe by Multiple U.S. States: Document
July 23, 2020
Apple -4%, facing consumer protection probe - Axios
July 23, 2020
The Conservative Inc. To Big Tech Pipeline
July 22, 2020
Star Critic of Big Tech Has Side Gig Working for Amazon, Apple
July 17, 2020
Congressional candidate's big idea gained traction one day after he died
July 14, 2020
Why former Google CEO Eric Schmidt hosted annual secret summits
July 14, 2020
Did you know Eric Schmidt hosts a hand-selected group of people in Big Sky, Montana for a super-secret, super-exclusive retreat?
July 14, 2020
‘There will still long be a Silicon Valley’: Industry advocate looks past pandemic
July 14, 2020
Google’s former CEO hosts an exclusive retreat in Yellowstone each July. You won’t hear much about it.
July 13, 2020
Google's former CEO reportedly hosts a secretive summit in Yellowstone whose attendees have included Lady Gaga and Cory Booker
July 13, 2020
Are the Boogaloo Bois a National Security Threat?
July 9, 2020
Support for anti-government, pro-gun Boogaloo movement growing in Canada
July 1, 2020
The violent Boogaloo movement is finally banned on Facebook
July 1, 2020
Internet platforms crack down on right-wing extremists and their 'Boogaloo' cult
July 1, 2020
Boogaloo crackdown: Facebook bans movement, gives it same designation as hate groups and terrorists
June 30, 2020
Facebook Has Been Profiting From Boogaloo Ads Promoting Civil War And Unrest
June 30, 2020
Facebook takes down 'boogaloo' network after pressure
June 30, 2020
Senators Call Out Facebook's Role in Amplifying Extremism Just As Company Bans More Boogaloo Accounts
June 30, 2020
Google Removes Misleading Ads in Voting-Related Searches
June 29, 2020
Google removes misleading ads related to voting, elections
June 29, 2020
“White supremacist groups are operating freely on Facebook, allowing them to spread their message and recruit new members, according to a Tech Transparency Project (TTP) investigation”
June 26, 2020
Diane Francis: The 'unethical' business models that underwrite social media
June 25, 2020
The Technology 202: Facebook struggles to keep violent 'boogaloo' content off its platform
June 24, 2020
Man with links to ‘boogaloo’ movement indicted in Texas
June 20, 2020
How boogaloo members allegedly used Facebook to plot a murder
June 19, 2020
Inside the Boogaloos’ Facebook-to-Violence Pipeline
June 19, 2020
Moderators for Facebook Groups keep silencing conversations about Black Lives Matter
June 19, 2020
The boogaloo movement is gaining momentum. Who are the boogaloo 'bois' and what do they want?
June 19, 2020
Unsanitized: Why Is There a Deadline on PPP Applications?
June 18, 2020
Murder exposes Facebook's Boogaloo problem
June 18, 2020
Searching for stimulus check updates on Google? Be careful what you click on
June 17, 2020
America's newest extremist threat: 'Boogaloo bois'
June 17, 2020
Facebook's Voting Information Center shouldn't be taken at face value
June 17, 2020
Joe Scarborough, shouting on air, lambasts Mark Zuckerberg for making billions by 'promoting extremism'
June 17, 2020
Dems slam social media execs for allowing spread of disinformation amid COVID-19
June 16, 2020
Despite Facebook’s efforts, many hate groups evade its extremist ban
June 16, 2020
Google Needs FTC Scrutiny on Stimulus Scams, Democrats Say
June 16, 2020
Suspect in Deadly Bay Area Rampages Tied to Militant, Far-Right ‘Boogaloo’ Movement
June 12, 2020
Google is placing ads next to COVID-19 misinformation on conspiracy sites
June 11, 2020
@google refuses to do any meaningful moderation on the sites they monetize with ads
June 11, 2020
Disinformation: Google also takes advantage of conspiracy sites
June 8, 2020
Facebook Becomes Key Place For Extremist Boogaloo Movement Organizers
June 6, 2020
Facebook Will, Uhh, Stop Promoting the ‘Boogaloo’ Race War Thing
June 5, 2020
New Report Tracks Extremist Groups Tied To Violence At Protests
June 5, 2020
What is the 'Boogaloo' movement?
June 5, 2020
Facebook moves to limit spread of extremist ‘boogaloo’ pages and groups
June 5, 2020
Facebook moves to limit spread of extremist ‘boogaloo’ pages and groups
June 5, 2020
Explainer: Who are Antifa, the 'boogaloo' movement and others blamed in U.S. protest violence?
June 5, 2020
Are ‘outside agitators’ exploiting Floyd protests?
June 4, 2020
Gun-toting members of the Boogaloo movement are showing up at protests
June 4, 2020
Feds arrest trio of 'Boogaloo Bois' planning to lob Molotov cocktails at Vegas protest crowd
June 4, 2020
Facebook Moves to Limit Spread of 'Boogaloo' Groups After Charges
June 4, 2020
Men wearing Hawaiian shirts and carrying guns add a volatile new element to protests
June 4, 2020
Antifa? Boogaloo? Who are the extremists blamed for stirring up trouble at protests and what are their goals?
June 3, 2020
Fringe groups point finger back at Trump, Democrats
June 2, 2020
The Tow Center COVID-19 Newsletter: Political Symbols at Demonstrations
June 2, 2020
Who Owns 'Boogaloo'?
May 31, 2020
Trump’s Attacks on Twitter Are Part of a Plot to Keep Social Media in His Pocket
May 27, 2020
Facebook Ran Multi-Year Charm Offensive to Woo State Prosecutors
May 27, 2020
White supremacists are thriving on Facebook, despite its promises to crack down
May 26, 2020
Study: White Supremacist Groups Are ‘Thriving’ On Facebook, Despite Extremist Ban
May 23, 2020
Facebook pulled ‘thriving’ white supremacist accounts after being called out in new report
May 23, 2020
The Technology 202: The tech industry's shift to remote work will forever change Silicon Valley
May 22, 2020
Fighting the ‘infodemic’: how coronavirus became the litmus test for tech companies’ struggle to contain mis- and disinformation
May 20, 2020
Virus restrictions fuel anti-government ‘boogaloo’ movement
May 13, 2020
'Liberty or boogaloo' slogan spotted at NH rally, says Southern Poverty Law Center
May 13, 2020
Facebook Banned Mask Ads. They're Still Running.
May 13, 2020
Facebook Violence Curbs Thwarted by Groups Using Code Words
May 12, 2020
Big Tech Has Crushed the News Business. That’s About to Change.
May 10, 2020
The ‘Boogaloo Bois’ Are Bringing Their AR-15s and Civil War Ideology to the Lockdown Protests
May 8, 2020
Endangered pangolins for sale on Facebook amid potential link to coronavirus
May 8, 2020
Illegal Sale of Pangolins, A Possible Carrier of Coronavirus, Continues On Facebook Pages
May 8, 2020
Pangolin trade is booming on Facebook
May 7, 2020
Traffickers are selling pangolin parts on Facebook
May 7, 2020
Facebook users are buying and selling pangolin parts, even though it’s illegal
May 6, 2020
Wildlife Traffickers Are Setting Up Fake Zoos On Facebook To Sell The Scales Of Endangered Pangolins
May 6, 2020
Pangolins Being Sold on Facebook Despite International Ban, Potential Link to Coronavirus
May 6, 2020
YouTube remains a haven for COVID-19 misinformation despite tightened guidelines
May 3, 2020
The Coronavirus Becomes a Battle Cry for U.S. Extremists
May 3, 2020
To Survive The Coronavirus's Second Wave, We Will Have To Agree On What Happened During The First
April 29, 2020
The far right wants to make its shared 'Boogaloo' fantasy of violent civil war a reality
April 28, 2020
Report: Over 100 Militant Groups Have Been Promoting Second Civil War on Facebook
April 24, 2020
Amid The Pandemic, U.S. Militia Groups Plot ‘The Boogaloo,’ AKA Civil War, On Facebook
April 24, 2020
YouTube's first video was uploaded 15 years ago and has been viewed 90 MILLION times even though it is just 18 seconds long
April 23, 2020
One in four 'most-viewed' YouTube videos on Coronavirus contain misinformation, says study
April 22, 2020
"Tech leaders like @sherylsandberg and @ericschmidt should put their money where their mouth is and ban the NRA from advertising on their platforms."
April 18, 2020
YouTube earns money with fake Covid-19 treatment ads
April 8, 2020
Mask makers are posting misleading ads on Facebook to cash in on coronavirus crisis
April 8, 2020
Tech Transparency Project accuses YouTube of monetizing misleading COVID-19 videos
April 6, 2020
YouTube profits from videos promoting unproven Covid-19 treatments
April 3, 2020
The pandemic is already reshaping tech’s misinformation crisis
April 3, 2020
Coronavirus: Face Mask Price Gougers Continue to Profit From Covid-19 Pandemic on Facebook and Instagram
March 27, 2020
It’s still easy to find coronavirus mask ads on Facebook
March 26, 2020
Facebook ads and Shopify stores still hawk overpriced N95 masks
March 17, 2020
Over 300 cases of child exploitation went unnoticed by Facebook – study
March 4, 2020
Tucker Carlson: Kochs Donate To Big Tech Companies That Silence Conservatives "To Do Their Bidding"
December 21, 2019
Facebook, Google Fund Groups Shaping Federal Privacy Debate
November 18, 2019
Powerful Coalition Pushes Back on Anti-Tech Fervor
November 7, 2019
Don't Be Evil: How Big Tech Betrayed Its Founding Principles — and All of Us
November 5, 2019
If Journalists Want to Save Journalism, They Should Stop Asking Google for Money
October 23, 2019
Half a billion for the media: that's how Google silences criticism
October 23, 2019
As Google Backlashes Have Risen And Fallen, So Have Its Grants To News Organizations
October 9, 2019
It’s Kochs vs. Mercers in the Right’s Big Tech Brawl
August 30, 2019
Mike Lee, Google, and a Curious Antitrust Flip-Flop
August 29, 2019
Sen. Mike Lee's transformation from Google critic to ally
August 21, 2019
Google's Fix for Misleading Abortion Ads Is Weak and Ineffective
August 20, 2019
Big Tech Has an App for Fighting Political Scrutiny: $$$$
July 19, 2019
A Week of Reckoning for Big Tech
July 16, 2019
How Big Tech funds the debate on AI ethics
June 6, 2019
The Coalition Out to Kill Tech as We Know It
June 4, 2019
Tech Companies Care Only When They Get Caught: Abortion Edition
May 22, 2019
Google Changes Abortion Ad Policy
May 21, 2019
Google has given $150,000 in free ads to deceptive anti-abortion group
May 13, 2019
Driverless car industry luring federal safety brass
May 5, 2019
It is time for a truly free market
March 31, 2019
CFA Report Slams Google Travel - Said educational, research visits look more like business trips
March 29, 2019
Google revealed as unlikely go-between to help Trump-Cuba relations
March 29, 2019
Charted: Silicon Valley’s migration to DC started in 2017
March 28, 2019
How Google is Taking Over the Classroom
January 16, 2019
The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power
January 15, 2019
When Big Tech embeds staffers in political campaigns
January 8, 2019
The Battle Over Monopoly Power Is Just Beginning
December 10, 2018
Facebook's Dirty Tricks Are Nothing New For Tech
December 6, 2018
This Group Posed As Russian Trolls And Bought Political Ads On Google. It Was Easy.
September 4, 2018
Report: Facebook & Google’s free campaign embeds help boost their profits
August 16, 2018
How Facebook and Google Win By Embedding in Political Campaigns
August 15, 2018
Good Relationships. Google generously sponsors scientists in the US and Europe. Who benefits?
August 14, 2018
Watchdog Group Barks at Edge Imbeds in Political Campaigns
August 14, 2018
The Unlikely Activists Who Took On Silicon Valley — and Won
August 14, 2018
An Advocacy Group for Startups is Funded by Google and Run by Ex-Googlers
May 30, 2018
Google spends tens of millions on think tanks that back its policies
March 16, 2018
Google’s academic links under scrutiny
March 16, 2018
The Guardian view on Google: overweening power
September 1, 2017
The Dumb Fact of Google Money
August 30, 2017
How Google Tries to Buy Government
July 19, 2017
Paying Professors: Inside Google’s Academic Influence Campaign
July 14, 2017
Google pays academics millions for key support
July 13, 2017
Looks Like Google Bought Favorable Research to Lobby With
July 12, 2017
Google spends millions on academic research to influence opinion, says watchdog
July 12, 2017
Why Europe got tough on Google but the U.S. couldn’t
June 28, 2017
Google Is as Close to a Natural Monopoly as the Bell System Was in 1956
May 9, 2017
A howl of rage against the internet giants
April 30, 2017
Donald Trump Needs To Totally Dump Google
February 17, 2017
Google cozies to Trump but calls for his impeachment
February 2, 2017
Google was overwhelmingly against Trump, now it's trying to win him over
January 17, 2017
Google extends conservative outreach as Trump calls tech meeting
December 13, 2016
Lobbying muscle may help tech titans trump Trump
December 13, 2016
Google is not ‘just’ a platform. It frames, shapes and distorts how we see the world
December 11, 2016
Editorial: Help Wanted at Google
December 6, 2016
Obama was an innovation junkie. Will Trump follow in his footsteps?
November 16, 2016
Can Trump and tech get along?
November 9, 2016
Government Has Gutted Its Independent Research
November 7, 2016
Silicon Valley Companies Lobby to Remain Unregulated
October 24, 2016
Silicon Valley Cozies Up to Washington, Outspending Wall Street 2-1
October 8, 2016
Tech Money Lurks Behind Government Privacy Conference
September 15, 2016
Google's 'Cozy' Relationship With Driverless Car Regulators
September 13, 2016
Did Google Employees Turned White House Appointees Violate Ethics Pledge?
August 20, 2016
White House Official Cozied Up to Google Before Antitrust Lawsuit Was Shelved
August 18, 2016
'Googlement' Pushes Aside 'Government Sachs'
August 11, 2016
Emails Show Google’s Close Relationship with the White House
August 10, 2016
Google’s Revolving Door for the White House
August 10, 2016
Google Employees Have Enjoyed Revolving Door During Obama Administration
August 9, 2016
Google’s Dirty Money
July 13, 2016
Google’s Murky Washington Lobbying is Making Apple Look Good
July 5, 2016
Google recrute dans l'administration européenne pour défendre ses intérêts
June 8, 2016
Google a recruté près de 70 fonctionnaires européens en dix ans pour son lobbying
June 8, 2016
Google Hired at least 65 European Government Officials in Ten Years
June 6, 2016
Revolving Door Between Google and European Governments Has Spun at least EIGHTY Times, New Research Reveals
June 5, 2016
Google: New Concerns Raised About Political Influence By Senior 'Revolving Door' Jobs
June 4, 2016
Google's Payday Lending Ban
May 30, 2016
Editorial Cartoon: Google Lobbyist Visited White House 128 Times - Report
May 25, 2016
Visitor Logs Show Google’s Unrivaled White House Access
May 17, 2016
No dog in this fight, but I wonder how we would all feel if @FoxNews or @nytimes had as many private visits to the White House as Google??
May 17, 2016
A Chart of Lobbyists' White House Visits Reveals its Close Ties with Google
April 26, 2016
Google's Remarkably Close Relationship With The Obama White House in Two Charts
April 22, 2016
This is the Real Way Big Business Peddles Influence in Washington
April 22, 2016