Facebook bans a fresh batch of mostly far-right...
Facebook just announced its latest mini-purge of controversial accounts that violate its rules against “dangerous...
No Man’s Sky has a big new update due out this...
After a conspicuous stretch of silence ending with a mysterious teaser tweet on Thursday, No Man’s Sky creator...
Bipartisan bill proposes oversight for commercial...
On Thursday, Hawaii Senator Brian Schatz and Missouri Senator Roy Blunt introduced a bill designed to offer legislative...
Slack removes 28 accounts linked to hate groups
Today in a short blog post, Slack announced that it had removed 28 accounts with a “clear affiliation with known...
Instagram and Facebook will start censoring...
In light of a recent tragedy, Instagram is updating the way it handles pictures depicting self-harm. Instagram and...
EFF lawyer joins WhatsApp as privacy policy...
In an effort to bolster its public credibility in the wake of a very rough year, Facebook is bringing a fierce former...
Cannabis startup Caliva raises $75M from former...
San Jose cannabis company Caliva is proving that weed’s still hot, even as some markets cool off. The company is...
Microsoft Edge on mobile now includes a built-in...
In 2019, we still don’t really know what to do about fake news. With nothing to disincentivize viral...
Reports raise video privacy concerns for...
Amazon -owned smart doorbell maker Ring is facing claims that might give some smart home enthusiasts pause. Recent...
Research finds heavy Facebook users make impaired...
Researchers at Michigan State University are exploring the idea that there’s more to “social media...
Here’s how to play a game from Black Mirror’s...
If you’ve gone down the rabbit hole with Netflix’s latest Black Mirror release, there’s (at least)...
Fortnite players report queue issues as Epic...
Epic Games is having its own Christmas hangover. On Wednesday, a number of Fortnite players reported long queues that...
Facebook defends allowing third parties to access...
In a new blog post, Facebook VP of Product Partnerships Ime Archibong addressed the company’s latest user privacy...
Washington D.C. Attorney General sues Facebook...
Facebook users might have already moved on to the company’s next notable outrage, but the company is still...
Why a bunch of people are suing Epic Games over...
A growing cluster of actors, musicians and viral internet stars have Fortnite in their crosshairs. The smash hit...
Gift Guide: 6 rugged gifts for outdoorsy friends...
Shopping for someone who prefers hiking and camping to the great indoors can be tricky. Not only are outdoor...
Sheryl Sandberg knew more of Facebook’s...
Two weeks after the New York Times revealed Facebook’s controversial work with Republican opposition research...
Google’s Sundar Pichai will face Congress next...
Google may have dodged a raised right hand moment on the Hill this year as top executives from Twitter and Facebook...
Zuckerberg won’t step down as Facebook chairman
In a short but amply-hyped interview with CNN, Facebook’s founder and chief executive again responded to...
Facebook has other ties to Definers, the GOP-led...
In the wake of a fairly catastrophic behind the scenes glimpse into Facebook’s high-level decision making, one...