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Hamza Shaban / Washington Post:
Gab.ai sues Google for removing Gab's app from Play Store, says Google violated federal antitrust laws   —  The alternative social media site Gab.ai is alleging that Google violated federal antitrust laws when the tech giant booted it from the Google Play Store, according to a new lawsuit filed by the company on Thursday.
Sep 15, 2017, 11:44 AMIn context
Hamza Shaban / Washington Post:
Amazon and Microsoft file supporting statements in suit opposing end of DACA program, brought by District of Columbia and 15 states and filed in federal court   —  Amazon, Microsoft and Starbucks filed sworn statements Wednesday in support of a lawsuit brought by 15 states and the District …
Sep 6, 2017, 5:20 PMIn context
Washington Post:
Facebook says it sold ~$100K of ads on politically divisive topics to Russia-linked accounts from 6/15-5/17; sources say FB told Congress ads targeted US voters   —  Representatives of Facebook told congressional investigators Wednesday that it has discovered it sold ads during …
Sep 6, 2017, 4:13 PMIn context
Elizabeth Dwoskin / Washington Post:
A look at Dara Khosrowshahi's extended family, including six relatives who found success as entrepreneurs and execs across SV after emigrating from Iran   —  SAN FRANCISCO — At first blush, the choice of Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi to lead Uber may seem a little odd.
Aug 28, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context
Orin Kerr / Washington Post:
A preliminary legal analysis of the six counts in the Kronos indictment shows that the government's theory of the case will lead to significant legal challenges   —  The Justice Department has indicted Marcus Hutchins, a security researcher, for allegedly creating and selling malware.  The Verge explains:
Aug 4, 2017, 10:10 AMIn context
Tracy Jan / Washington Post:
How Facebook unevenly silences posts about discrimination, censoring important conversations, while often allowing racist content to remain   —  Francie Latour was picking out produce in a suburban Boston grocery store when a white man leaned toward her two young sons and …
Aug 2, 2017, 8:15 AMIn context
Washington Post:
EPIC files suit with FTC over Google's opaque Store Sales Measurement plan to track shoppers' in-store purchases, saying users have no easy way to opt out   —  A prominent privacy rights watchdog is asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate a new Google advertising program …
Jul 31, 2017, 10:00 AMIn context
Brian Fung / Washington Post:
In provisional ruling, judge denies US Labor Department's request for full details on Google employees that it sought as part of an equal pay investigation   —  The Labor Department will not get access to the full details it has requested on 21,000 Google employees as part of its investigation of equal pay …
Jul 16, 2017, 11:00 PMIn context
Karen DeYoung / Washington Post:
US intel officials say UAE orchestrated hacking of Qatar News Agency and social media sites in late May to plant false statements, sparking regional crisis   —  The United Arab Emirates orchestrated the hacking of Qatari government news and social media sites in order to post incendiary false quotes attributed …
Jul 16, 2017, 8:55 PMIn context
Elizabeth Dwoskin / Washington Post:
Sources: Twitter has explored a way to let users flag tweets with false info; Twitter says there are “no current plans” for such a feature   —  Twitter is exploring adding a feature that would let users flag tweets that contain misleading, false or harmful information …
Jun 29, 2017, 4:35 PMIn context

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