Facebook Oversight Board Delays Ruling on Donald Trump
48 hours’ notice will be given prior to issuing its decision.
The UK Creates Big Tech Antitrust Watchdog
The U.K. Tuesday opened a new regulatory body with the goal of promoting competition among technology companies.
Google Wins in Supreme Court Case Against Oracle
It’s an important win as the company fights numerous regulatory battles.
Supreme Court Throws Out Decision Saying Trump Can’t Block His Twitter Critics
In his opinion, Justice Thomas ruminated on the power of digital platforms.
Facebook Freezes the Account of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro
The action was taken due to misinformation about Covid-19.
Washington’s War on Misinformation Resumes
Lawmakers in the House of Representatives grilled the chief executives of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube about their respective roles in the Jan. 6 attacks.
Twitter Seeks Users’ Input on How to Handle Content From World Leaders
A questionnaire in 14 languages will be available through April 12.
Antitrust Suit Takes New Aim at Google’s Cookieless Future
The Texas-led lawsuit added a key section Tuesday.
Facebook Keeps Pressing for Updated Comprehensive Internet Regulations in the US
New spot “A (Too) Short History” shows how the web has changed in the 25 years since the Telecommunications Act passed.
Virginia Passes Data Privacy Law, Reigniting Calls for a Federal Solution
It's the second state in the nation to pass regulations, following California.
Facebook Ends Its Political Advertising Ban 4 Months After the Election
Google lifted its ban last week.
After Australia, US Publishers May Bargain With Tech Giants
Congress is looking to revive a proposal that would enable collective bargaining with tech giants.
Meet the Man Whose Advertising Firm Helped Joe Biden Appeal to Black Voters
His 10-person team handled roughly $70 million worth of ads focused on the African American electorate.
Facebook Bans Myanmar Military Altogether
Ads from Tatmadaw-linked commercial entities are also prohibited.
Google Resumes Political Advertising Following Insurrection Pause
The tech giant stopped such ads in mid-January.