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Last month a 17-second video I posted four years ago was removed following a copyright complaint - is my Twitter timeline an accident waiting to happen?
As digital platforms evolve relentlessly, executives must keep up and use them boldly
Western companies will have to decide between profit and ethics
Steadily increasing requests for censorship put pressure on Microsoft’s global brand
Last major US social network to operate in the country cites ‘challenging operating environment’
Like us, our politicians construct a falsely authentic version of themselves to attract support
The Facebook blackout was a reminder of our reliance on social media. That’s not entirely a bad thing
Research submitted to UK regulator alleges problems with Twitter, Snap, Apple and many more tech groups
Lawmakers ought not to squander a rare moment of bipartisan consensus
Ofcom tackles TikTok, Twitch data breach, Huawei’s MateBook 14s
There’s a market opportunity for a trustworthy social network that doesn’t prioritise advertisers
Congress members vow to tighten rules following damning testimony from ex-employee Frances Haugen
Regulator gears up to oversee UK-based video streaming platforms with warning over content and user age
US senators call for inquiry as whistleblower Frances Haugen testifies before Congress
Unless advertisers reject user number figures or revenues fall, investors must put up with them
Former employee will appear before the Senate after accusing tech company of putting ‘profit above safety’
Wave of criticism hits tech group following its worst disruption in two years
Facebook has repeatedly proved that scandals do little to deter users and advertisers
Newly blurred boundaries between work and home life create a trend for honest posts
Ex-product manager Frances Haugen says in TV interview that company is placing ‘profit over safety’
Head of safety defends social media group after report it buried research into mental health impact
How much control does the tech giant give users over ads? The answer, despite its protestations, seems to be hardly any
Opposition to new photo-sharing platform for under-13s gathers momentum in Washington
Academics and regulators should start studying the subtler effects that make Big Tech so powerful
Online sites test new methods as social media platforms try to scrub their platforms of propaganda