While some advocate for a tightening of language, other experts believe Section 230 should not be touched.
Nearly 60 public interest groups signed a letter to House leaders to call a vote on six antitrust bills.
Republicans threaten companies that comply with Democrats records request, Pew highlights the good in infrastructure bill, Connected Britain in person.
Latest lawsuit illustrates the increasing fragility of Section 230 legal protections.
Companies also want to discuss cybersecurity, net neutrality, taxes and privacy.
FTC commissioners were split at a Congressional hearing on Wednesday at the prospects of increasing FTC jurisdiction.
In the fourth in a series of explainers, Broadband Breakfast examines the Biden administration's intent to bash Big Tech.
The speech Democrats view as dangerous and offensive is the same speech that Republicans feel is being silenced.
Trump files class-action against major tech firms, New York gets $21M for rural internet, default apps get most use.
Expert warns Big Tech must adopt hands-off approach to regain public trust.
Biden signs order banning investments in 59 Chinese companies, Nigeria bans Twitter, top court rules on hacking.
China's digital savvy and its influence over developing countries is concerning some experts.
Biden orders FCC and FTC to stand down on Trump-era order targeting social media companies.
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.
RDOF reverse auction criticized again, Google ups revenues during Covid, California survey on broadband access for K-12 students.
Tune in to hear proponents and critics of Section 230 debate whether or not it should be reformed.
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