Tech

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Mark Zuckerberg’s quest for redemption

September 26, 2020 11:01 am

The new Facebook ‘Oversight Board’ is an attempt to prove that he is not above accountability and is responsive to criticism

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Invasion of the Startup Backers

August 21, 2020 1:13 pm

Tech bros have declared NYC dead — now they’re coming for my Suburban Lifestyle Dream

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Milwaukee is a victory for Silicon Valley’s shadow state

August 17, 2020 1:23 pm

Silicon Valley, like Wall Street, might talk left, but it makes sure to donate to both parties

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Facebook is wrong to censor Donald Trump

August 6, 2020 11:52 am

‘Misinformation’ is defined so vaguely that it can be applied increasingly liberally to all manner of online content

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President Trump should bend — but not break — Big Tech

August 5, 2020 11:47 am

Going back to the media of 25 years ago would not go well for the President or for conservatives

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The media’s TikTok blindspot

August 3, 2020 2:08 pm

Almost no journalist will write about why the Chinese app is a national security threat

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Why we can’t just break up Big Tech

July 31, 2020 10:33 am

Drawing the dividing lines is more difficult with software

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Four main takeaways from the House’s Big Tech antitrust sideshow

July 30, 2020 5:55 pm

No one in Congress over the age of 50 should be sitting on a committee overseeing ‘Big Tech’

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Does Facebook hold the key to the Rohingya genocide?

July 26, 2020 11:23 am

The nature of the deadly crackdown in Burma has made obtaining evidence a difficult task

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Putin plans to make the West destroy itself

July 22, 2020 11:52 pm

Chaos and division is the real goal for Russia

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Trick or treat: the pros and cons of being hacked

July 15, 2020 11:26 pm

The scammers showed me how generous my friends really are

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Why Boris U-turned on Huawei

July 14, 2020 8:32 am

The British government on Tuesday U-turned on allowing Huawei a role in the building of the UK’s 5G network. From…

Taylor Lorenz attends VidCon 2019

The problem with the NYT’s Taylor Lorenz

July 10, 2020 4:52 pm

Tech reporting or child exploitation?

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The polling revolution

July 7, 2020 11:19 am

Adjusting to the digital age presents a challenge like never before

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So, you wanted to be famous?

July 6, 2020 11:16 am

Thanks to social media we all get the experience of being chased by the digital paparazzi

corporations

Why corporations should not bow to the mob

July 2, 2020 3:14 am

Advertisers should stop pressuring social media to censor conservatives

parler

Parler is not going to replace Twitter

June 29, 2020 4:08 pm

The conservative app is not a driver of news and events

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The Facebook ad boycott is a convenient virtue-signal

June 29, 2020 2:03 pm

Whisper it, but social media ads weren’t all that effective in the first place

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The trouble with Brad Parscale

June 28, 2020 2:21 pm

What if you push the buttons that worked before and nothing happens?

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The death of the private citizen

June 23, 2020 5:28 pm

Why do news outlets keep seeking to out people who’ve done nothing wrong?

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Another fine media mess

June 16, 2020 6:28 pm

The Federalist, Google and the travails of the NBC News Verification Unit

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Who doesn’t fund the Federalist?

June 16, 2020 4:09 pm

NBC claims Google banned the Federalist from its ad platform...wrongly

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Don’t tell your friends to quit their ‘problematic’ tech jobs

June 8, 2020 6:06 pm

There’s never been a better time for encouraging tech companies’ rank-and-file to speak up

Twitter Flags Two Of President's Trump Tweets

Twitter’s fact-check reignites calls for big tech regulation

June 3, 2020 9:38 am

Did Twitter just blow its Section 230 immunity?

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We need an Internet Bill of Rights 

May 29, 2020 3:27 am

Trump’s executive order against social media censorship doesn’t go far enough