Senator Ted Cruz asks DOJ to investigate Twitter over Iran sanctions

Twitter is facing yet more scrutiny over its approach to politicians, albeit for different reasons. Axios (via The Verge) has learned that Senator Ted

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Facebook will verify identities for suspiciously popular accounts

Facebook has been verifying the identities of Page managers for a while in its quest to stamp out misinformation, but now it’s shifting that

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First major GDPR decisions looming on Twitter and Facebook

The lead data regulator for much of big tech in Europe is moving inexorably towards issuing its first major cross-border GDPR decision — saying

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TikTok’s new CEO is Disney’s former streaming leader

TikTok may have a solution to keeping its momentum going: hire a leader with a knack for streaming video. Parent company ByteDance has hired

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Disney shuts down Club Penguin clone plagued by racism and ‘e-sex’

Disney hasn’t been running any form of Club Penguin since 2018, but that hasn’t been stopping some from running clones — and the media

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Facebook’s social Zoom competitor Messenger Rooms goes live globally

Zoom was never meant to be a social network, but the enterprise video chat app has become essential software for those looking to stay

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Twitter will let employees work from home indefinitely

Numerous tech giants are letting staff work from home for months while pandemic concerns persist, but Twitter is taking things one step further. The

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