Frances Haugen testifies in front of the Senate studying protecting kids online after revealing herself as Facebook whistleblower.
Broadband Breakfast briefly breaks down the topics to be discussed at the TPRC conference.
Texas House passed partisan legislation on social media censorship, Adtran's $931M ADVA buy, Nokia worries about U.S. sanctions via association.
State broadcasters associations want a proceeding in light of proposed fees it said unduly burdens the industry.
Latest lawsuit illustrates the increasing fragility of Section 230 legal protections.
FTC commissioners were split at a Congressional hearing on Wednesday at the prospects of increasing FTC jurisdiction.
Legal experts say changing views on Section 230 will make platforms less willing to employ that defense in future cases.
Supreme Court Justices call for social media review, aftermath of EU-US trade summit, popular TV program on American tech cancelled.
CTA CEO said abolishing intermediary liability protections violates private industry protections against government interference.
Biden revokes Chinese app ban EO, Senate passes spending bill to counter China, Switch building data centers.
Panelists say they've been censored on social media -- and they point to platforms' auto moderation.
Republican representative Bob Latta said Section 230 is not going anywhere anytime soon.
AT&T settles for $1.5 million, DeSantis signs social media law, Ohio broadband fund, and broadband for all.
Biden orders FCC and FTC to stand down on Trump-era order targeting social media companies.
Senator Josh Hawley talks Section 230, antitrust reform, and the Capitol riots.
The Oversight Board has sent the decision back to Facebook management, criticizing it for setting a "standardless" penalty.
Boost is bundling telehealth services, South Dakota planning $100 million for broadband, Frequencz gets $4 million in capital.
Verizon is selling Yahoo and AOL, Florida going after social platforms, and Starry is getting in on EBB.
Tune in to hear proponents and critics of Section 230 debate whether or not it should be reformed.
April 5, 2021—Despite accepting a petition that avoids the Supreme Court deliberating on whether a president can block social media […]
March 25, 2021—In the wake of rioters storming the Capital Building on January 6, experts and social media platforms are […]
Dozens of bills regulating internet content moderation have been proposed in at least 30 state legislatures, and one in Utah […]
March 22, 2021—A report published by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation suggests that significant investments in a rural, reverse-auction […]
March 16, 2021—The president of the European Court of Human Rights is recommending an autonomous legal body that oversees a […]
February 16, 2021 — After being abruptly removed from web servers by tech giants on January 10, the controversial social […]
February 13, 2021 – With many current proposals to revise Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, supporters of the […]
February 8, 2021—Amending too rashly or quickly the internet intermediary liability provision of the Telecommunications Act will harm smaller companies […]
February 9, 2021 – The Justice Department on Monday withdrew its lawsuit against California for proposing net neutrality laws in […]
February 8, 2021 – Social media remains an important means for journalists in Belarus to fight state repressions, said Alexander […]
February 7, 2021—After the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, Facebook was one of the first big tech […]
January 27, 2021—Senator Edward Markey, D-Massachusetts, a member of the Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee, sent a letter Tuesday to […]
January 21, 2021—Tech platforms are approaching the 2021 presidential transition with caution, lest their tools get used to livestream another […]
January 19, 2021—The riots that led to an insurrection on the U.S. Capitol on January 6 continue to shock Americans […]
September 1, 2020 – Justice Department attorney Lauren Willard said that the Trump administration wanted to change Section 230 to […]
August 13, 2020 — As a result of 2020’s myriad challenges, including the COVID-19 pandemic, widespread economic instability and a […]
July 23, 2020 — Tech policy experts gathered virtually Wednesday and Thursday for IGF-USA 2020, a digital event held by […]
July 13, 2020 — Recent data from a survey launched by the federal government, originally intended to trace the effects […]
July 13, 2020 — Social media moderation will inevitably be biased to some degree, said Jeff Kosseff, assistant professor of […]
July 8, 2020 — Despite the hate that big tech companies receive, social media platforms are essential in enabling online […]
July 7, 2020 — Social networks have failed to self-regulate, said Joe Westby, technology and human rights researcher at Amnesty International, […]