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Google supports Joe Biden’s efforts to pass a new US

Google supports Joe Biden’s efforts to pass a new US immigration law

Alphabet's Google said it would aid President-elect Joe Biden's efforts to pass a new U.S. immigration law and help cover application fees for immigrants seeking legitimate work under an threatened go...

Twitter limits the reach of tweets that fuel the violence

Twitter limits the reach of tweets that fuel the violence in the US Capitol

Twitter began limiting the reach of tweets on Wednesday that sparked an attack on the U.S. Capitol by a mob trying to turn election results upside down. "We have severely limited exposure to tweets f...

Twitter activates Donald Trump’s @ realDonaldTrump account

Twitter activates Donald Trump’s @ realDonaldTrump account

U.S. President Donald Trump returned to Twitter on Thursday with a video confirming that Joe Biden would be the next U.S. President as other social media outlets, including Facebook, blocked his accou...

Twitter says supporters of the Trump administration will not move

Twitter says supporters of the Trump administration will not move to Biden

Twitter said Tuesday it would not automatically transfer the millions of followers on official Trump administration accounts to the incoming Biden administration, but rather give users the option to p...

Big Tech is said to be secretly pushing candidates into

Big Tech is said to be secretly pushing candidates into leadership positions in the US

Silicon Valley is working behind the scenes to take on tech roles in lesser-known but still vital parts of President-elect Joe Biden's administration, even as progressive groups and regulators put pre...

Mark Zuckerberg defends not suspending ex-Trump aide Bannon from Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg defends not suspending ex-Trump aide Bannon from Facebook

Facebook's chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, told an all staff meeting Thursday that Trump's former White House advisor Steve Bannon had not broken enough of the company's policies to warrant his susp...

Twitter says it flagged 300,000 “misleading” US election tweets

Twitter says it flagged 300,000 “misleading” US election tweets

Twitter described 3,000,000 tweets related to the US presidential election in the two weeks following the vote as "potentially misleading" and made up 0.2 percent of election-related posts, the compan...

Donald Trump will lose special Twitter protection in January

Donald Trump will lose special Twitter protection in January

US President Donald Trump will be subject to the same Twitter rules as any other user when President-elect Joe Biden takes office on January 20, the social media company confirmed this week.Twitter po...

Twitter, Facebook fail to correct Trump’s misinformation about the number

Twitter, Facebook fail to correct Trump’s misinformation about the number of US votes

When US President Donald Trump and his allies flooded social media on Wednesday with false claims to victory and unsupported allegations of election fraud, social media companies warned users that the...

Facebook removes stop the steal pro-Trump constituency

Facebook removes stop the steal pro-Trump constituency

Facebook closed a pro-Trump group on Thursday that is organizing protests against the vote counting. It said it was used to delegitimize the electoral process and contained "worrying" calls for viole...