Congress Asks More than 80 Companies for Big Tech Complaints

SAN FRANCISCO — House lawmakers have asked more than 80 companies for information about how their…

Twitter Suspends Account of Former Adviser to Saudi Crown Prince

Twitter said on Friday that it had removed or suspended thousands of accounts with ties to…

Facebook Says It Has Suspended ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Apps

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook said on Friday that it had suspended “tens of thousands” of apps…

Secret F.B.I. Subpoenas Scoop Up Personal Data From Scores of Companies

The F.B.I. has used secret subpoenas to obtain personal data from far more companies than previously…

Bezos and Zuckerberg Take Their Pitches to Washington

WASHINGTON — Two of the technology industry’s leading figures descended on Washington on Thursday as their…

Lawmakers Urge Aggressive Action From Regulators on Big Tech

WASHINGTON — Senators pressed top antitrust regulators on Tuesday to aggressively investigate the power of the…

Facebook Expands Definition of Terrorist Organizations to Limit Extremism

Facebook on Tuesday announced a series of changes to limit hate speech and extremism on the…

Chicago School Professor Fights ‘Chicago School’ Beliefs That Abet Big Tech

Convocation speeches are usually filled with inspiring life lessons or sage advice, but this year’s graduating…

House Antitrust Panel Seeks Documents From 4 Big Tech Firms

A House committee investigating Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google over possible antitrust violations on Friday sent…

Facebook Suspends Netanyahu Campaign Bot for Hate Speech

JERUSALEM — Facebook suspended a chatbot operated by the official account of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu…

E.U.’s New Digital Czar: ‘Most Powerful Regulator of Big Tech on the Planet’

BRUSSELS — For five years, Margrethe Vestager, was the scourge of Silicon Valley, levying billions of…

Google Antitrust Investigation Outlined by State Attorneys General

The state attorneys general from about four dozen states officially declared on Monday that they are…

How Each Big Tech Company May Be Targeted by Regulators

Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google have been the envy of corporate America, admired for their size,…

When the A.I. Professor Leaves, Students Suffer, Study Says

SAN FRANCISCO — For years, big tech companies have used huge salaries, bonuses and stock packages…

New Google and Facebook Inquiries Show Big Tech Scrutiny Is Rare Bipartisan Act

There is a force uniting the nation’s fierce partisan divide: big technology companies. Democrats and Republicans…