Science, Technology, and Social Media

Biden Regulator Fires Warning Shot At Musk’s Twitter, Tech Companies

Samuel Levine, director of the consumer protection bureau at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), warned companies such as Twitter that…

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Books’ “Boiling Cauldron: Cybersecurity Trends, Threats, And Predictions For 2023” in Forbes reads more like a Cauldron of Propaganda

The Forbes piece Boiling Cauldron: Cybersecurity Trends, Threats, And Predictions For 2023 by Chuck Brooks is an interesting read, but reads more…

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‘Slippery Slope’: Internal Docs Show Just One Twitter Employee Raising ‘Serious’ Free-Speech Concerns Over Trump Ban

In the immediate aftermath of Jan. 6, a junior staffer at Twitter was the only employee that appeared to express…

2 months ago

Twitter Censors Allowed Liberals To Spread Election Conspiracy Theories During 2020, Docs Show

Authorities at Twitter chose not suppress particular references some liberal figures made to 2020 election conspiracy theories, despite marking some…

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Twitter’s Chief Censor Met Weekly With US Intelligence Officials While Trump Was In Office, Internal Comms Reveal

Twitter’s former Head of Trust and Safety, Yoel Roth, had weekly meetings with the FBI, Department of Homeland Security (DHS)…

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Twitter Execs Who Claimed There’s No ‘Shadow-Banning’ Have Been Caught In A ‘Lie,’ Reporter Tells Tucker Carlson

Twitter executives who claimed that there was no “shadow-banning” on the platform have been caught in a “lie,” a New…

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Twitter Had Secret ‘Blacklists’ That Suppressed Stanford Doctor, Top Conservatives, Docs Show

Twitter maintained secret “blacklists” that included several prominent conservative voices and a Stanford professor of health policy, limiting the spread of…

2 months ago

‘Secret’ Twitter Committee ‘Acknowledged’ Libs Of TikTok Didn’t Violate ‘Hateful Conduct Policy’ After Multiple Suspensions, Memo Shows

A “secret” Twitter committee moderating high-profile accounts “acknowledged” that Libs of TikTok did not violate the site’s “Hateful Conduct policy,”…

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Elon Musk Says ‘Important’ Twitter Data Was ‘Hidden,’ May Have Been ‘Deleted’

Elon Musk said that “important” data from Twitter was “hidden” and “may have been deleted” in a Wednesday post on…

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Artificial Intelligence Wrote This Article on Property Rights

I wrote this article using the OpenAI Playground. OpenAI Playground is a tool that allows users to generate text using…

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Here’s How The CDC Used A Backchannel With Twitter To Control The COVID-19 Narrative

Twitter set up a portal for government officials and “stakeholders” to submit posts that allegedly contained COVID-19 misinformation for Twitter…

2 months ago

Ex-FBI Lawyer Fired By Musk Had ‘Biggest Motive’ To ‘Suppress’ Hunter Biden Laptop Story, Guest Tells Tucker Carlson

Ex-FBI lawyer James Baker, who Elon Musk fired from Twitter Tuesday, had the “biggest motive” to “suppress” the report on…

2 months ago

Musk Fires Ex-FBI Lawyer For Allegedly Stonewalling Access To Hunter Biden Twitter Files

Elon Musk announced Tuesday that former FBI lawyer James Baker, who was Twitter’s deputy general counsel, had been “exited” from…

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Taiwanese Chip Giant Invests $30 Billion In Arizona Ahead Of Biden Visit

The Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) announced Tuesday that it was constructing a second manufacturing facility in Arizona, bringing its…

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FBI Official Admits Agency Colluded Weekly With Facebook To Flag, Take Down Posts

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) met weekly with large social media platforms to collaborate on moderating content, according to a deposition…

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