Protesters Lay Bodybags Outside Facebook DC HQ to Demonstrate Deadly Effects of Misinformation

Photo credit: Loic Venance, Getty Images Protestors have demonstrated distrust and animus towards Facebook by laying…

Big Tech could be forced to give up algorithms alongside data and money in data abuse cases, FTC official says

Big Tech companies such as Facebook and Google could be forced to give up proprietary algorithms,…

Twitter Suspends Nation of Islam Over Alleged Vaccine Misinformation

Photo credit: KAMIL KRZACZYNSKI/AFP via Getty Images. Twitter has suspended the Nation of Islam (NOI) over…

Conservatives worry Biden and Big Tech would go overboard with censorship in curbing coronavirus misinformation

Many conservatives want to reduce coronavirus misinformation online that is resulting in fewer people getting vaccinated.…

The new FTC chairwoman is drawing criticism from Big Tech

Facebook and Amazon argue Lina Khan's previous advocacy over antitrust will affect her decision-making.

Donald Trump files suit against social media giants Facebook and Twitter

Most observers see the lawsuits have little to no chance at success.

Top Democrat says Big Tech monopolies are to blame for facial recognition software concerns

A top House Democrat said an effective way to tackle the problems posed by facial recognition…

Pelosi’s husband bought up to $11 million of Big Tech stocks as House moved on reform legislation

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's husband, Paul Pelosi, bought up to $11 million worth of Big Tech…

WATCH Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic Flight Rocket to the Edge of Space

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic spaceflight touched the edge of space on Sunday morning for the company’s…

WATCH LIVE: Richard Branson Heads to Space on Virgin Galactic Flight

Photo by JOHANNES EISELE/AFP via Getty Images Richard Branson is headed to space. The billionaire founder…

J.D. Vance Criticizes Twitter For Banning White Supremacist Nick Fuentes, Gets Immediately Roasted

White nationalists on Twitter were dealt a blow on Friday when the platform permanently suspended the…

Biden moves to limit Big Tech surveillance of users

President Joe Biden's new competition executive order could make it more difficult for Big Tech platforms…

Pentagon cancels $10 billion cloud computing contract Microsoft and Amazon battled over

The Department of Defense announced Tuesday that it has canceled a $10 billion cloud computing contract…

Trump sues Big Tech CEOs Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey over censorship

Former President Donald Trump, who has been banned from most major social media platforms, announced a…

Technology

Technology https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/tag/technology Technology en-US Thu, 01 Jul 2021 21:01:54 GMT Facebook notifies some users of exposure…

Bill Maher blasts Big Tech for blocking Wuhan lab leak theory: ‘You were wrong!’

HBO host Bill Maher criticized social media and search engine companies for suppressing and blocking stories…

The Ending Platform Monopolies Act targets Big Tech

Critics warn the legislation will only harm consumers and increase costs for goods and services.

Apple apps, Google search, and Amazon Basics face drastic changes from bipartisan House antitrust bill

A new antitrust bill aimed at reducing conflicts of interest on online marketplaces could drastically decrease…

Apple apps, Google search, and Amazon Basics face drastic changes from bipartisan House antitrust bill

A new antitrust bill aimed at reducing conflicts of interest on online marketplaces could drastically decrease…

Bipartisan crackdown on Big Tech sent to House floor

Six bipartisan anti-Big Tech bills passed at the committee level Thursday and now head to the…