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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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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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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

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Why corporations should not bow to the mob

July 2, 2020 3:14 am

Advertisers should stop pressuring social media to censor conservatives

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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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Facebook is right. Twitter is wrong

May 28, 2020 5:46 pm

Fact-checking widespread information on social media should be the job of journalists — but journalists have lost interest in facts

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Amber Athey to host CPAC panel with Donald Trump Jr.

February 24, 2020 3:15 pm

The Spectator’s new Washington editor will lead a discussion of tech censorship between the president’s son, Sen. Josh Hawley and Rep. Kevin McCarthy

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Facebook now jails me for sharing my own Spectator columns

January 14, 2020 4:12 pm

Some faceless millennial nerd is policing how my people address each other online, which is exactly how we speak in real life

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Technological progress is as messy as Darwinian evolution

January 4, 2020 2:01 pm

Surprisingly often, a technology is invented for one purpose and sits around for ages before someone finds a better use for it

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Who will take on the behemoths of Big Tech?

December 12, 2019 11:53 am

Don’t Be Evil: How Big Tech Betrayed Its Founding Principles — and All of Us by Rana Foroohar reviewed

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Silicon Valley: the latest stage for political grandstanding

October 24, 2019 6:20 pm

Do politicians know what they’re talking about when it comes to tech?

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Zuckerberg lays out Facebook’s free speech future

October 17, 2019 6:13 pm

‘We’re seeing people try to define more speech as dangerous’

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Facebook’s fake news problem is about more than just ads

October 8, 2019 5:43 pm

Chris Hughes’s attack on his co-founder won’t stop the spread of misinformation

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Why is everyone on Facebook so paranoid about their privacy?

September 12, 2019 1:19 pm

Fussing over Facebook snooping insults the billions of people around the world who really are monitored

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How Google’s tunnel vision cost us all

August 14, 2019 11:42 pm

The company was so singularly obsessed with beating Facebook at its own game that it missed broader trends that were about to rattle the industry

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Silicon Valley is your government now

July 26, 2019 2:44 pm

The government has done nothing to meet the challenge of creating a new generation of graduates qualified for a future world

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Trump moms are the best people in America

July 3, 2019 12:11 pm

They believe in you when no one else will

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Facebook is the world’s worst coffee house

June 12, 2019 6:00 am

The social media giant is bad for the press and bad for freedom

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Should we fear Facebook’s cryptocurrency?

May 30, 2019 7:23 am

The crypto winter has turned to spring

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What’s the truth about Cambridge Analytica?

May 16, 2019 6:06 am

Alexander Nix, the former CEO, talks Trump, Brexit, and psychographics