Monday , October 3 2022

Policy

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene throws support behind Section 230 repeal bill

The measure would classify Twitter as a ‘common carrier’

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Oversight Board tells Meta to crack down on Facebook address doxxing

‘The sharing of private residential addresses and images represents a potentially serious violation,’ the board wrote

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EU and UK launch antitrust investigation into Google and Meta’s adtech dealings

They’re accused of colluding to carve up the advertising market between them

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Facebook whistleblower accuses company of failing to address climate change misinformation

Frances Haugen’s lawyers filed two new SEC complaints

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Trump’s Truth Social app can’t beat Twitter, but it doesn’t have to

Now, it just needs to stop glitching

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Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen to join Jill Biden at State of the Union address

She’ll join the first lady in the viewing box

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Biden demands Congress protect kids online in State of the Union address

He wants to ban targeted advertising to kids

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Messenger’s end-to-end encrypted chats and calls are available to everyone

You can flick a switch and turn on privacy-protecting encryption without losing features

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Meta cracks down on phishing scams that use its trademarks

Bad actors allegedly created over 39,000 phony login pages as part of a phishing scheme

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Frances Haugen is kicking Congress into gear on 230 reform

House Democrats are pushing forward on algorithms

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New social media transparency bill would force Facebook to open up to researchers

The PATA Act would mandate data access for vetted institutions

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Frances Haugen will testify before Congress again this week

It will be the Facebook whistleblower’s second time testifying

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