Latest from Elizabeth Dwoskin

The online platform announced a major software overhaul in a settlement with civil rights groups.

  • Mar 19, 2019

The failure of social media companies to block videos of Friday's massacre in New Zealand highlights the difficulties of policing platforms whose very business model creates the systems that are so easily manipulated.

  • Mar 18, 2019

On Monday, the university will launch the Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence, a sprawling think tank that aims to become an interdisciplinary hub.

  • Mar 18, 2019

A new recut or repackaged version of the video showing the massacre was uploaded to YouTube every second, chief product officer Neal Mohan said in an interview with The Washington Post, offering the first detailed account of how the crisis unfolded inside the world’s largest video site.

  • Mar 18, 2019

Cox, a longtime confidant of chief executive Mark Zuckerberg, announced his unexpected departure in a Facebook post Thursday.

  • Mar 14, 2019

A dive into some little-seen data suggests that Facebook may be in a bigger mess than it lets on. It shows a precipitous drop in the amount of time people are spending on the core social network. No wonder Zuckerberg is announcing his plans to move away from it.

  • Mar 11, 2019

The company’s focus will shift from a social network in which people broadcast information to large groups of people to one in which people communicate with smaller groups and their content disappears after a short period of time.

  • Mar 6, 2019

Microsoft said it had found and attempted to disrupt a "spear-phishing" attack by Russian intelligence aimed at groups that had criticized Russia.

  • Feb 19, 2019

Confidentiality agreements and shell companies make it nearly impossible for some communities to know, let alone protest or debate, who is using their land, resources and tax dollars.

  • Feb 15, 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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