Ohio House committee passes bill to block social media from ‘censoring’ users

Ohio House committee passes bill to block social media from ‘censoring’ users

This post was originally published on this site An Ohio House committee passed legislation Tuesday prohibiting social media companies like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube from “censoring” their users. The legislation would block the companies from removing posts or expelling people from their platforms based on the “viewpoint” of users or...

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Tech Stocks Are Entering an Age of Uncertainty

Tech Stocks Are Entering an Age of Uncertainty

This post was originally published on this siteFacebook, Netflix, Zoom and others are suffering in the markets as investors reassess their lockdown darlings. But they will rise again.

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Why the Kremlin is still active on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

Why the Kremlin is still active on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

This post was originally published on this siteThere are still several Kremlin accounts active on Twitter. How come?

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Meta stocks fall after Google delivers a major blow to Zuckerberg’s social media empire

Meta stocks fall after Google delivers a major blow to Zuckerberg’s social media empire

This post was originally published on this site According to the New York Post, “Google is kicking Meta while it’s down.” The search engine giant announced that it’s planning to restrict cross-app tracking on mobile devices that use its Android operating system, which will reduce the potency of Facebook and...

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In Battle for Workers, the Humble 401(k) Gets Richer in 2022

In Battle for Workers, the Humble 401(k) Gets Richer in 2022

This post was originally published on this siteFacebook and KPMG are among the companies sweetening retirement plan contributions this year in a tight job market.

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Facebook Faces Federal Monopoly Lawsuit Again

Facebook Faces Federal Monopoly Lawsuit Again

This post was originally published on this site  The federal government’s monopoly lawsuit against Facebook is back. The past few years have made it abundantly clear that the feds have it out for Facebook, what with the plethora of congressional hearings about the social media giant’s practices and an antitrust...

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Abortion rights groups say tech giants thwart ability to reach public  

Abortion rights groups say tech giants thwart ability to reach public  

This post was originally published on this siteAbortion rights groups say Facebook and other tech giants are making it harder for the public to access information about abortion pills by blocking posts and ads with credible information. They say limited access to online information about…

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Senators Want Social-Media Apps to Share Research

Senators Want Social-Media Apps to Share Research

This post was originally published on this siteA bipartisan group of U.S. senators plans to introduce legislation that would require Meta Platforms and other social-media companies to provide outside researchers with data access.

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Corporations calling for voting rights bill donated to Republicans who blocked it, watchdog says

Corporations calling for voting rights bill donated to Republicans who blocked it, watchdog says

This post was originally published on this siteA new analysis finds that 8 major corporations gave thousands of dollars to GOP senators who prevented the legislation from advancing.

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TikTok, YouTube and Snapchat defend impact on kids at US hearing

TikTok, YouTube and Snapchat defend impact on kids at US hearing

This post was originally published on this site Three social media networks massively popular with the youngest users — TikTok, Snapchat and YouTube — tried to convince skeptical US lawmakers Tuesday they are safe as worry about Facebook’s potential harms spills over to other platforms. Video-sharing app TikTok and photo...

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