The NFL Joins TikTok in Multi-Year partnership

The NFL and social video app TikTok today announced a multi-year partnership to bring NFL content to worldwide fans, just ahead of the NFL’s 100th season kick...

Instagram will block hashtag pages full of vaccine misinfo

Instagram isn’t just pretty pictures. It now also harbors bullying, misinformation, and controversial self-expression content. So today Instagram is announcing a bevvy up safety updates to protect...
CIA joins Instagram with a staged photo of Haspel’s desk

CIA joins Instagram with a staged photo of Haspel’s desk

The Central Intelligence Agency's first Instagram post is a governmental game of I Spy.  (CIA)One of the government’s...
Twitter CEO personally calls Omar to explain policy after Trump tweet: report

Twitter CEO personally calls Omar to explain policy after Trump tweet: report

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) had asked Twitter to remove the president's April 12 tweet, saying it had sparked death threats against her.  ...
Pink fires back at ‘trolls’ who criticized post of son, 2, without diaper

Pink fires back at ‘trolls’ who criticized post of son, 2, without diaper

Pop star Pink fired back at mom-shaming trolls on Sunday who criticized her for sharing a picture of her 2-year-old son without a swim diaper. The Instagram photo...
AP FACT CHECK: Facebook defines ‘permission’ loosely

HUD Files Housing Discrimination Complaint Against Facebook

Secretary-initiated complaint alleges platform allows advertisers to discriminate The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today a formal complaint against Facebook for violating the Fair...
This is how much money Pinterest execs made last year

This is how much money Pinterest execs made last year

Silicon Valley is known for its massive wealth. When these companies file to go public, we all finally get to know how much money these executives take...
The Latest: YouTube terminates popular channel after arrest – Fox News

The Latest: YouTube terminates popular channel after arrest

This booking photo provided by Pinal County Sheriff’s Office shows Machelle Hackney. Authorities say, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, Hackney is accused of abusing seven adopted children, including using pepper spray on them and locking them in a closet. Hackney was booked into the Pinal County Jail on suspicion of two counts of molestation of a…
Reddit Bans ‘Gore’ Subreddits Following New Zealand Massacre

Reddit Bans ‘Gore’ Subreddits Following New Zealand Massacre

Reddit banned the r/Gore and r/WatchPeopleDie subreddits on Friday following the mosque shooting in New Zealand. Prior to the attack, the platform seemingly had no problem with the popular subreddits dedicated to graphic videos. According to the Daily Beast, those visiting the two subreddits on Friday “were met with a message saying the forums had…
BuzzFeed CEO: Big Tech Companies Having ‘Huge Problem’ Controlling Content

BuzzFeed CEO: Big Tech Companies Having ‘Huge Problem’ Controlling Content

BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti claimed Big Tech companies are having a “huge problem” controlling content on their platforms, and declared, “We can’t just police bad content, we have to produce good content,” during a speech at SXSW, Friday. According to the Austin Chronicle, Peretti acknowledged that media outlets like BuzzFeed “have had to reduce costs…