Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg heard an earful from Democratic lawmakers Wednesday night about everything from his company's data collection practices to its cryptocurrency plans, a preview of the issues he could face during a visit to Capitol Hill this week.

Apple's iOS 13 update is here for the iPhone, and it's dark.

The announcement comes as the online retail giant faces criticism for its huge carbon footprint and a lack of transparency into its energy use.


Comfortable and capable, the Switch Lite is the definitive Nintendo handheld device.

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It’s gonna be a long week for the Facebook head.

In an attempt to heal his mind, Jacob Mitich has not picked up his game controller since being shot in Jacksonville, but news cycles filled with mass shootings keep dredging up the pain.

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Former president Barack Obama appeared to lob a thinly veiled jab at President Trump during a technology event in San Francisco on Wednesday.

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg is paying a rare visit to Washington this week, meeting with members of Congress to discuss the "future of Internet regulation."

The continued struggles of Facebook, Google and Twitter to stop the spread of hate speech, disinformation and other harmful content online have sparked heightened interest on Capitol Hill, where lawmakers are expected to unveil legislation to probe the matter in coming days.

The watchdog group behind the complaint says it’s the first time specific housing companies have been named in a civil rights action.

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They want the turf fighting to stop.

In our latest privacy experiment, we tracked how four of the most popular TV brands record everything we watch.

Facebook announced three new Portal devices with cameras in its quest to take on Google and Amazon.

The takeover of Vets for Trump underscores how money, politics and online misinformation remain deeply and often invisibly entangled ahead of the 2020 presidential election, despite years of promises by government officials and technology companies to combat such problems.

Facebook on Tuesday unveiled its blueprint for an independent oversight board of 40 people who will review the company's decisions about the posts, photos and videos it takes down or leaves online.

A new report found that some period-tracking apps shared intimate information with Facebook. In some cases, that data included when the user reported last having sex.

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But lawmakers want rules that apply to all social media companies.

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Washington is watching.

The sale of illicit wares across social media platforms raises questions about how well the tech giants are policing their sites.

Social media has been a quintessentially American journey rooted in ideas about creative expression and freedom of speech. But the rise of the Chinese video app TikTok could signal an end to Western dominance of the Internet’s megaphones — and an ideological change in what people see on the Web.

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