Speaking to Insider, Sophie Zhang said although she and Frances Haugen saw completely different sides of Facebook, Haugen's testimony felt familiar.
Digital activists around the world are urging Facebook to take seriously how its algorithm incites misinformation and ethnic violence ...
The problems of algorithmic amplification and prioritizing engagement over safety are ubiquitous on social media.
This week, we talked about revelations from whistleblower Frances Haugen’s testimony—and whether this reckoning will finally change the social media giant.
Facebook has expanded its online harassment policies to do more to stop degrading attacks on public figures as well as abuse directed at journalists and human rights activists around the world.
Facebook said sharing users' private content with the court would create "grave human rights concerns of its own." ...
There are also nine fringe groups with "Trump" in their title which are listed under the category of "Militarized Social Movement." Seven of these are described by Facebook as armed militia groups.
A draft ruling from Ireland’s privacy regulator would require Facebook to change how it informs users about its data processing but disregards complaints that the social-media giant needs to obtain ...
Before there was Big Tech, there were auto companies that prioritized profits over safety—until a leaked memo made it clear regulation was the only cure.
Snap Inc. shares have been soaring throughout 2021, and recent stumbles by Facebook Inc., its biggest social-media competitor, have made the stretch of outperformance even more stark.