Latest from Elizabeth Dwoskin

Moderators describe a chaotic workplace where exceptions for lucrative influencers are the norm.

  • Aug 9, 2019

Hughes, who left the social media giant in 2007 and cashed out his nearly $500 million worth of stock, has been making the rounds in the nation’s capital to press the case for breaking up the social network.

  • Jul 25, 2019

YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and other tech companies have tasked a workforce of contractors with reviewing suicides and massacres to decide if such content should remain online — and protect the firms’ reputations.

  • Jul 25, 2019

The record FTC settlement announced Wednesday raises questions about how the company will operate in the future.

  • Jul 24, 2019

Mark Zuckerberg's power within Facebook is virtually unchallenged as the company's co-founder, CEO and largest stockholder. An FTC settlement that requires Zuckerberg to personally attest to the company's privacy practices may bring an end to that.

  • Jul 24, 2019

The DOJ did not name Amazon, Facebook or Google directly, but its inquiry could result in more scrutiny of them, as the government seeks to "assess the competitive conditions in the online marketplace," it said in a statement.

  • Jul 23, 2019

The Federal Trade Commission has finalized a settlement with Google in its investigation into YouTube for violating federal kids' privacy laws, according to two people familiar with the matter who were not authorized to discuss it on record.

  • Jul 19, 2019

  • Jul 16, 2019

Facebook’s new strategy of pushing interactions within closed-member groups is increasingly butting up against the company’s capacity to monitor those that break the social network’s rules against hate speech, harassment and other ills, advocates say.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Twitter said Jones had posted a new show that violated the company's rules banning violent threats.

  • Aug 15, 2018
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