This week, we’ve discovered two things: Facebook has no control over itself and Congress has no idea how to police it. What we need is an impartial regulatory body and we need it now.
As I sat through Mark Zuckerberg’s “grilling” by the U.S. Senate, I learned something terrifying: no one knows anything.
Facebook claims that their much-maligned default facial recognition can be switched off, however, the timing of the announcement is suspicious.
The old days of duping the populace at gunpoint are over, as yet another country has blamed Facebook for subverting their democracy.
2017 finished with cryptocurrency and social media ruling the roost. But, in the spirit of “new year, new me,” governments all over the world are cracking down.
The Donald Trump tweet is synonymous with the insanity of 2017. However, one study has charted the true evolution of his online insanity.
While the focus might be on shadowy Russian forces subverting the internet, three more familiar companies are very noticeably clamping down on free speech.
It’s a radical solution to a growing problem, but Facebook’s idea is certainly worth entertaining, even if it presents obvious problems.
The creator of the Facebook thumb sensationally walked away from his creation, citing grave moral concerns. Which is all well and good for him, but what about us?