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Fighting Big Tech Makes for Some Uncomfortable Bedfellows

It was not a given that Steve Hilton, the conservative Fox News host, and Tim Wu,…

The Week in Business: Amazon Won’t Let the Robots Take Over

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Facebook Dodged a Bullet From the F.T.C. It Faces Many More.

LONDON — Facebook escaped largely unscathed from the Federal Trade Commission’s decision on Friday week to…

Facial Recognition Tech Is Growing Stronger, Thanks to Your Face

SAN FRANCISCO — Dozens of databases of people’s faces are being compiled without their knowledge by…

A White House Correspondent Departs the Jaw-Dropping Trump Beat

WASHINGTON — Choosing a single day that epitomizes Donald J. Trump’s presidency — amid the endless…

F.T.C. Approves Facebook Fine of About $5 Billion

The Federal Trade Commission voted this week to fine Facebook about $5 billion for mishandling users’…

Trump Uses Twitter to Govern. I Used It to Cover His Social Media Summit.

WASHINGTON — President Trump invited some of his most ardent digital warriors to the White House…

White House Hosts Social Media Summit for Pro-Trump Digital Warriors

WASHINGTON — The day of a planned White House social media summit was off to an…

Trump Rolls Out the Red Carpet for Right-Wing Social Media Trolls

Trolling on the internet was once a thankless pastime. Make edgy jokes on the right message…

White House Hosts a Meeting for Pro-Trump Twitter Warriors

WASHINGTON — The day of a planned White House social media summit was off to an…

It Looks Like a Lake Made for Instagram. It’s a Dump for Chemical Waste.

MOSCOW — The pictures seem to show a little piece of paradise in Siberia: a beautiful…

Pelosi Appeals for Democratic Unity While Dressing Down Dissenters

WASHINGTON — Speaker Nancy Pelosi, working to restore comity after her dispute with four liberal freshmen…

Fed Chair Raises ‘Serious Concerns’ About Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Project

Facebook is facing a growing chorus of doubts about its new Libra cryptocurrency project from authorities…

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Sued for Blocking Critics on Twitter

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Trump’s ‘Social Media Summit’: All the President’s Memes

Trolling on the internet was once a thankless pastime. Make edgy jokes on the right message…