Stephen King, Elon Musk, and Steve Wozniak Quit Facebook Right Before the Elections
Technology

Stephen King, Elon Musk, and Steve Wozniak Quit Facebook Right Before the Elections

The author was the latest high-profile name to leave the social media giant, claiming he’s no longer confident the company has the “ability to protect its users’ privacy.”
Spotify to Suspend Political Ads in Early 2020
Politics

Spotify to Suspend Political Ads in Early 2020

The music streaming service said it lacks the resources needed to properly validate and review ad political content.
YouTube Deletes Over 300 Trump Reelection Campaign Ads
Technology

YouTube Deletes Over 300 Trump Reelection Campaign Ads

Hundreds of ads for Trump’s reelection campaign were removed from Youtube in recent months for violating the company’s policy, but there’s no information about why or how they violated it.
Here's How Social Networks Are Behaving During the Elections – And Why It Matters
Politics

Here's How Social Networks Are Behaving During the Elections – And Why It Matters

Social media has been one of the most important platforms used by politicians to promote their agenda, and the lack of fact-checking can greatly affect elections.
Cambridge Analytica Shutting Down After Facebook Data Scandal
Technology

Cambridge Analytica Shutting Down After Facebook Data Scandal

Cambridge Analytica and its parent company SCL have announced that they are shutting down operations. The company blames a “siege of media coverage” for the closure saying that it has driven its customers away.
Facebook Fires Engineer Accused of Abusing Data Access to Stalk Women
Technology

Facebook Fires Engineer Accused of Abusing Data Access to Stalk Women

Facebook has fired one of its security engineers who allegedly abused his position to inappropriately access information that was later used to stalk women online. The social media giant said that it’s currently investigating the matter.

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