January 6 Capitol Insurrection Panel Subpoenas Social Media Giants Facebook, Youtube, Twitter And RedditThe House Select Committee investigating the January 6 Capitol insurrection issued subpoenas Thursday to Silicon Valley social media giants Meta, Alphabet, Twitter and Reddit after receiving 'inadequate responses' to voluntary requests for information.
SF-Based Twitter Bans Marjorie Taylor Greene's Personal AccountTwitter said Sunday it had banned the personal account of far-right Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene for multiple violations of the platform’s COVID-19 misinformation policy
COVID: CES 2022 Shortened To 3 Days As Big Tech Stays Away Due To Omicron SurgeThe annual CES gadget convention will be three days instead of four following an uptick of COVID-19 cases and the withdrawal of some of its best-known tech presenters.
COVID: Meta, Twitter, Amazon Among Tech Giants Pulling Out Of 2022 CES ConventionCES, is going ahead with plans to hold an in-person event in two weeks, even as a growing number of prominent technology companies are pulling the plug on their plans to attend in person amid a surge in Covid-19 cases.
New Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal Steps From Behind The Scenes To High ProfileNewly named Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal has emerged from behind the scenes to take over one of Silicon Valley's highest-profile and politically volatile jobs.
Jack Dorsey Stepping Down As Twitter CEOTwitter announced Monday that co-founder Jack Dorsey is stepping down as CEO of the social media platform.
As Tesla Stock Keeps Falling, Musk Sells Off More SharesTesla CEO Elon Musk sold another chunk of his company's stock Thursday after pledging on Twitter to liquidate 10% of his holdings in the electric car maker.
Tesla Shares Slide After Elon Musk Asks Twitter If He Should SellMore than $30 billion was wiped off Tesla's market value on Monday after millions of Elon Musk's Twitter followers voted in favor of him selling 10% of his shares.
Snapchat Ad Sales Suffer, Social Media Stocks Dip in Response to Apple Privacy MovesSnapchat’s corporate parent disclosed Thursday that its ad sales are being hurt by a privacy crackdown that rolled out on Apple’s iPhones earlier this year
Twitter To Pay $809 Million To Settle Class Action Lawsuit Brought By InvestorsTwitter has agreed to pay $809.5 million to settle a consolidated class action lawsuit alleging that the company misled investors about how much its user base was growing and how much users interacted with its platform.
Stanford Students Call For Expulsion Of Classmate Over Racist, Violent Posts On Social MediaThousands of Stanford students were calling for the expulsion of a classmate over a string of racist comments and violent posts on social media.
Outspoken Former Giant Aubrey Huff's Twitter Account SuspendedThe twitter account of outspoken former San Francisco Giants star Aubrey Huff was suspended by the San Francisco-based social media giant Tuesday for violations of its posting rules.
San Francisco Digital Payment Company Square to Buy Afterpay in $29 Billion DealSan Francisco digital-payments company Square Inc. says it has agreed to acquire Afterpay, which provides a “buy now, pay later” option for merchants, in an all-stock deal valued at about $29 billion.
Twitter Shutters Offices In San Francisco, New York Over COVID Delta SurgeTwitter said Wednesday it will close its San Francisco and New York offices because of the rise of the COVID Delta variant.
COVID: Marjorie Taylor Greene Lashes Out at Newsom on Twitter After Anti-Vax CriticismGeorgia congresswoman Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene attacked California Gov. Gavin Newsom on social media Monday after Newsom singled her out for promoting COVID vaccine disinformation during a press event.