Teens Arrested For Allegedly Making Threats At Pittsburg HighFour teens have been arrested for allegedly making social media threats of violence targeting Pittsburg High School.
Apple, Mozilla Web Browsers Thwart Facebook, Google Ad TrackingNew protections in Apple's Safari and Mozilla's Firefox browsers aim to prevent companies like Google and Facebook from turning "cookie" data files used to store sign-in details and preferences into broader trackers that take note of what you read on other sites.
Facebook Fact-Checks Photos, Videos to Fight Fake NewsFacebook says it is expanding its fact-checking program to include photos and videos as it fights fake news and misinformation on its service.
Europe Could Hit Tech Companies With Huge Fines Over Terrorist ContentTech companies that fail to remove terrorist content quickly could soon face major fines.
Kaepernick Tweets Thanks to 2 Players Who Kneeled for AnthemDolphins teammates Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson were the only two players to kneel during the national anthem on the NFL's opening Sunday and Colin Kaepernick called them his "brothers."
Twitter Bans Alex Jones And InfoWarsTwitter banned far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his website InfoWars from its platform Thursday afternoon, a month after several of its Silicon Valley counterparts did so.
Senators Blast Google For No-Show On Capitol HillThe Senate Intelligence Committee's hearing on foreign use of social media to influence US politics began Wednesday morning with two of the big tech companies that senators wanted to hear from present -- and one empty chair.
Twitter CEO Says Company Isn't Biased, Wants Healthy DebateTwitter's CEO says the company is not biased against Republicans or Democrats and is working on ways to ensure that debate is healthier on its platform.
Big Tech Leaders Heading To Washington For HearingsTwitter chief Jack Dorsey and Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg will appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee at on Wednesday morning.
Trump Takes On Google In Complaints About Social MediaPresident Donald Trump lashed out at tech companies Tuesday, accusing Google and others of "suppressing" conservative voices and "hiding information" and good news.
AZ Senate Candidate Groused About McCain Hours Before He DiedHours before Sen. John McCain died, an Arizona Republican running for her party's nomination for a senate seat suggested an earlier announcement that McCain was ending medical treatment was intended to hurt her campaign.
Facebook Takes Down 652 Accounts Linked To Russia, IranFacebook has identified and banned hundreds of accounts, groups and pages engaged in misleading political behavior, a far larger discovery than a "sophisticated" effort it reported three weeks ago with great fanfare.