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  1. Facebook teams with Republicans and Democrats to fight fake news fight, but falsehoods still rampant

    Facebook on Wednesday said it would team with two U.S. non-profits to slow the global spread…

  2. Apple, Firefox tools aim to thwart Facebook, Google ad tracking

    Facebook and other companies routinely track your online surfing habits to better target ads…

  3. Apple, other tech firms to testify before U.S. Senate on data privacy September 26th

    The White House said in July it was working to develop consumer data privacy policies and officials had been meeting major firms…

  4. Apple bans Alex Jones’ Infowars app for ‘objectionable content’

    Apple Inc said on Friday that it had banned from its App Store the Infowars app belonging to popular U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones…

  5. U.S. Senator Warner: Tech regulation is coming, ‘the era of the wild west in social media is coming to an end’

    To Sen. Mark Warner, it’s not a question of whether Congress will regulate the tech industry but when…

  6. U.S. Justice Department says probing social media companies for stifling ‘free exchange of ideas’

    The Justice Department said on Wednesday that it will meet with state attorneys general to discuss concerns…

  7. 42% of U.S. users have ‘taken a break’ from Facebook; 28% have deleted the Facebook app in the past year

    Significant shares of Facebook users have taken steps in the past year to reframe their relationship…

  8. Class action lawsuit accuses Apple, other tech firms of suppressing political content

    In the wake of mounting proof that social media giants are illegally restricting free speech of conservatives, and promoting free speech from leftist sources such as CNN, MSNBC, the New York Times, the Washington Post and others…

  9. Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon face German scrutiny

    American technology giants will continue to face regulatory pressure in Europe…

  10. Apple removes Facebook’s Onavo security app from App Store

    Facebook Inc. plans to pull its data-security app from Apple Inc.’s app store after the iPhone maker…

  11. President Trump: ‘I would rather have fake news’ than censorship

    President Trump on Tuesday railed against social media censorship…

  12. ACLU: Apple’s ban of Alex Jones and Infowars could set dangerous social media precedent

    The director of the American Civil Liberties Union’s (ACLU) speech, privacy and technology project, warned Monday that bans against Alex Jones and Infowars…

  13. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey: I ‘fully admit’ our bias is ‘more left-leaning’

    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said on Saturday that he ‘fully admit[s]’ Twitter employees share a largely left-leaning bias…

  14. President Trump blasts social media ‘censorship’

    President Donald Trump used Twitter to tear into social media companies Saturday morning…

  15. How to prevent Mac apps from using your FaceTime camera and microphone without permission

    macOS Mojave strengthens user security and privacy by barring apps from using…

  16. Russians buy Apple shares as sanctions push investment overseas

    Russian politicians may be warning that U.S. sanctions will backfire and undermine the dollar, but to the middle classes…

  17. George Soros’ fund loads up on Apple shares

    Soros Fund Management added Facebook, Apple, and Twitter, but trimmed stakes in Alphabet and Amazon…

  18. Twitter bans Alex Jones from posting on Twitter for seven days

    Twitter Inc. on Tuesday suspended the far-right talk-show host Alex Jones for violating…

  19. Hundreds of Instagram users have reported similar hacks since the beginning of August

    There are numerous reports of hacks on Reddit, and a Google Trends search shows a spike in searches…

  20. Australia plans law for tech firms to hand over encrypted private data or face millions in fines, jail time for execs

    Australia on Tuesday proposed a new law requiring technology firms…

  21. Futures rise as Turkish lira rebounds, tech stocks gain

    U.S. stock index futures inched higher on Tuesday as global markets bounced back from concerns of weakness…

  22. Apple is monitoring Alex Jones’ Infowars app for content violations as it becomes 3rd-most downloaded app this week

    The Infowars Official app has become the App Store’s third most-downloaded news app this week…

  23. Alex Jones: Infowars has racked up 5.6 million new subscribers in the past 48 hours

    Infowars’ Alex Jones has issued a ‘never surrender’ battle cry to his army…

  24. Tim Cook sends Mark Zuckerberg, YouTube, and Spotify scrambling over Infowars’ Alex Jones

    The big tech firms’ decision to ban some of Alex Jones’ and Infowars’ content on the grounds of “hate speech” sets a vague precedent that leaves them vulnerable to accusations of hypocrisy…

  25. Jack Dorsey explains why Twitter isn’t banning Alex Jones and Infowars

    In a move to defend his company’s decision to not ban Alex Jones, Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey…

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