With millions of pieces of content generated daily, platforms are increasingly relying on AI for moderation.
The NTIA claims that Apple and Google take advantage of their app stores to put unfair limitations on their competitors.
Former President Trump will face heightened penalties for future, repeated violations of Facebook's and Meta's policies.
The lawsuit accuses the company of abusing a monopoly over the technology that controls the digital advertising market.
The announcements closely echo tech platforms’ response to the U.S. Capitol riots.
A part of digital Infrastructure investment, hyperscale data centers embody the communications and computation necessary for scaling broadband.
The FTC voted to pursue blocking the virtual reality deal.
The Digital Services Act imposes transparency requirements and other accountability measures for tech platforms.
'These letters show that…carrier geolocation data practices are all over the map.'
Federal Communications Commissioner Brendan Carr doubled-down on previous criticism of the agency's exclusion of Starlink.
Randy Brogle was previously working on fiber investments for Facebook parent Meta.
'Meta in recent years has set its sights on building, and ultimately controlling, a VR ‘metaverse.'
78% of the US population still uses Facebook regularly
Key provisions in the social media law signed by Gov. Ron DeSantis was found unconstitutional by an appeals court.
The lawsuit comes years after Facebook was found to have been used to harvest personal data for political purposes.
The Metaverse is at the forefront of developments in seamless payments and richer information flows.
NTIA Administrator Alan Davidson broke news on infrastructure implementation during his conversation with Broadband Breakfast this week.
Forty-three state attorneys general signed a letter urging TikTok and Snapchat to have friendlier parental control policies.
The Computer and Communications Industry Association counts as members Amazon, Google and Facebook.
A bill from progressives to ease merger break-ups may face a treacherous path in Congress.
The president of the News Media Alliance endorsed legislation allowing negotiations with tech platforms for news hosting.
Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas said Section 230 needs to be reviewed in light of Facebook case in Texas.
The head of the Center for European Policy Analysis said America and EU need to agree on Big Tech.
Senator Edward Markey has been a proponent of increasing the age group in child privacy laws for years.
Kremlin-backed media network RT has been blocked by broadcasters and big technology companies.
The new partnership aims to enlist state attorneys general in the effort to stop abusive robocalls.
The recruiting of 29 outside experts at the NTIA comes a day before the agency announced a new spectrum coordination initiative with the FCC.
Social media platforms are harming Iran due to their ignorance of Iranian culture and the nation's primary dialects.
Lawmakers chastised the companies for providing little information in response to past committee inquiries.
The sister of a federal officer shot on duty says Facebook knowingly radicalized his killers.
Big technology companies faced hurdles in 2021 -- and it's only the beginning of a Biden administration crackdown.
The former FCC chairman said mapping issues need to be resolved before money leaves the door.
Commerce and Treasury departments will bar investment and exports for Beijing-aligned companies.
Senators are concerned over Facebook’s practices for advertising and hate speech moderation.
Experts want corporations held to standards for the volume of information on their platforms.
FCC chairwoman cleared, refocusing attention on party tie-breaking nominee Gigi Sohn.
The National Association of Broadcasters raised concern about FCC nominee Gigi Sohn's ties to defunct streaming service Locast.
President Biden’s social safety net and climate package now faces hurdles in the Senate.
The registration comes after the company rebranded to Meta, taking it beyond its social media origins.