Wednesday, 30 September 2020

False G.O.P. Ad Prompts QAnon Death Threats Against a Democratic Congressman


BY CATIE EDMONDSON via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Palantir Shares Up in Wall Street Debut


BY CADE METZ AND ERIN GRIFFITH via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

How Facebook Entrenches Itself


BY SHIRA OVIDE via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Voting by Mail Tops Election Misinformation


Unknown Author via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Now You Can Use Instagram to Message People on Facebook Messenger


BY MIKE ISAAC via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Tuesday, 29 September 2020

Project Veritas Video Was a ‘Coordinated Disinformation Campaign,’ Researchers Say


BY MAGGIE ASTOR via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

The Facebook Pages With the Largest Share of Debate Conversation


BY DAVEY ALBA via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Right-Wing Sites Falsely Claim Biden Got Debate Questions in Advance


BY SHEERA FRENKEL via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Right-Wing Sites Falsely Claim Biden Got Debate Questions in Advance


BY SHEERA FRENKEL via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

The Long History of ‘Hidden Earpiece’ Conspiracy Theories


Unknown Author via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

One Retailer’s Pandemic Survival Plan


BY SHIRA OVIDE via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Slack Slowdown Frustrates Remote Workers


BY MARIA CRAMER via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Monday, 28 September 2020

How ‘Save the Children’ Is Keeping QAnon Alive


BY KEVIN ROOSE via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

How ‘Save the Children’ Is Keeping QAnon Alive


BY KEVIN ROOSE via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Google Demands Its 30% Cut From App Developers in Play Store


BY DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Can Amazon Conquer the World?


BY SHIRA OVIDE via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Friday, 25 September 2020

California County Enlists Social Media to Thwart a Misleading Election Photo


BY NICK CORASANITI via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

California County Enlists Social Media to Thwart a Misleading Election Photo


BY NICK CORASANITI via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

What Went Viral This Week


BY KEVIN ROOSE via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Facebook’s Power This Election


BY SHIRA OVIDE via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Alphabet Settles Shareholder Suits Over Sexual Harassment Claims


BY DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

New story in Technology from TIME: The Inside Story of How Signal Became the Private Messaging App for an Age of Fear and Distrust


By Billy Perrigo via TIME | Disclosure

Thursday, 24 September 2020

Without Evidence, Right-Wing Commentators Link Soros to Louisville U-Haul


BY KEVIN ROOSE AND BEN DECKER via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Google Services Go Down in Some Parts of U.S.


BY DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI AND MICHAEL LEVENSON via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Amazon Unveils Drone That Films Inside Your Home. What Could Go Wrong?


BY KELLEN BROWNING via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

What’s the Deal With Google Now?


BY SHIRA OVIDE via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

YouTube Tries Again to Amplify Accurate Voting Information


BY DAVEY ALBA via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

To Fight Apple and Google, Smaller App Rivals Organize a Coalition


BY ERIN GRIFFITH via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

YouTube Tries Again to Amplify Accurate Voting Information


BY DAVEY ALBA via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

False Claims, Spread by a Trump Son, That Biden Used a Teleprompter


BY SHEERA FRENKEL via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

TikTok Files for Injunction to Stop Ban of App


BY MIKE ISAAC via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Justice Dept. Urges Congress to Limit Tech’s Legal Shield


BY DAVID MCCABE via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

False Claims, Spread by a Trump Son, That Biden Used a Teleprompter


BY SHEERA FRENKEL via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

New story in Technology from TIME: ‘We Have to Stay Vigilant.’ Sundar Pichai on Alphabet’s Role in Fighting Misinformation and Safeguarding Elections


By Alejandro de la Garza via TIME | Disclosure

Facebook Removes a Chinese Influence Campaign


BY SHEERA FRENKEL via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Hooray (Mostly) for the Government!


BY SHIRA OVIDE via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

What Russian Trolls Are Using for Inspiration: Trump


BY DAVID E. SANGER via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure

Young People More Likely to Believe Virus Misinformation, Study Says


BY ADAM SATARIANO via NYTimes Technology | Disclosure