Amnesty International used machine-learning to...
A new study by Amnesty International and Element AI puts number to a problem many women already know about: that...
Facebook’s got 99 problems but Trump’s latest...
By any measure Facebook hasn’t had the best of years in 2018. But while toxic problems keep piling up and, well,...
Twitter rolls out ‘sparkle button’ to let...
Twitter is giving users the ability to easily switch between seeing the latest tweets first and seeing the...
How Russia’s online influence campaign engaged...
Russian efforts to influence U.S. politics and sway public opinion were consistent and, as far as engaging with target...
Twitter’s support form leaked phone number...
Twitter accidentally exposed the ability to pull an account’s phone number country code and whether the accounts...
Jack Dorsey and Twitter ignored opportunity to...
Responding to criticism from his recent trip to Myanmar, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said he’s keen to learn about...
Bots Distorted the 2016 Election. Will the...
Tiffany Olson Kleemann Contributor Tiffany Olson Kleemann is the chief executive officer of Distil Networks. She...
Facebook’s election interference problem...
An analysis of political advertisers running extensive campaigns on Facebook targeting users in the United States over...
Twitter removes thousands of accounts that tried...
Twitter has deleted thousands of automated accounts posting messages that tried to discourage and dissuade voters from...
Twitter hires God-is Rivera as global director of...
Twitter has brought on its first-ever global director of culture and community, God-is Rivera. As global director of...
Twitter suspends accounts linked to mail bomb...
At least two Twitter accounts linked to the man suspected of sending explosive devices to more than a dozen prominent...
Twitter beats Wall St Q3 estimates with $758M in...
Twitter came in ahead of analysts’ financial estimates in its third quarter, reporting $758 million in revenue (a...
Tim Berners-Lee on the huge sociotechnical design...
In a speech discussing ethics and the Internet, the inventor of the World Wide Web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, has tasked the...
Twitter tests out ‘annotations’ in Moments
Twitter is trying out a small new change to Moments that would provide contextual information within its curated...
Macaw will curate Twitter for you, help expand...
Twitter today inserts activity-based tweets into your timeline, alerting you to things like the popular tweets liked by...
Twitter widens its view of bad actors to fight...
Twitter has announced more changes to its rules to try to make it harder for people to use its platform to spread...
In Senate hearing, tech giants push lawmakers for...
Another day, another hearing of tech giants in Congress. Wednesday’s hearing at the Senate Commerce Committee...
Mode raises $3M Series A to put sensor data in...
True Ventures has led the $3 million round for Mode, a real-time database that gives companies instant access to...
Twitter hires former Refinery29 COO Sarah...
Twitter announced this morning it has hired Sarah Personette, previously COO at Refinery29, as its new head of global...
Hate speech, collusion, and the constitution
Half an hour into their two-hour testimony on Wednesday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Facebook COO Sheryl...