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Some call it a scam. Others say it’s the best available option. Either way, the Facebook Oversight Board is about to decide whether Trump can use Facebook.

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Lawmakers should listen to the communities most affected before rushing to change Section 230 again

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A grotesque segment mocking Black farmers illustrates just how much bigotry a conservative star can get away with

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Pattern Matching

Social networks would love to show users less political content. Here’s why that’s a problem.

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Big Technology

‘They’re going to have to prepare now about how to resist the onslaught that absolutely will be coming in their direction`

Glenn Greenwald


Pattern Matching

Birdwatch and the Oversight Board are new approaches to the same idea: shifting responsibility away from the platforms themselves

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App stores and cloud hosting platforms want the right to ban content without the responsibility of moderation

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Congress asked the FBI to investigate the app’s role in promoting ‘civil unrest’ in the U.S. — but the entire social media ecosystem demands scrutiny

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The game’s sudden popularity caught the small development team by surprise — and now there’s a lot of work to be done

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In another era, Parler would have owned its servers—and remained online

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