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Report: Facebook to Start Fact-Checking Photos and Videos

Social media website Facebook will soon begin fact-checking photos and videos as well as news articles, according to a recent report. The Wall Street Journal reports that Facebook will soon begin to fact-check photos and videos posted to the platform as well as news stories. The company said in a statement on Thursday that through […]

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Revolving Door: Dozens of Clinton Staffers Hired by Google — and Vice-Versa

Dozens of people who used to work for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign and a number of Clinton initiatives went on to work at Google, and vice-versa. At least twelve employees from the Clinton Global Initiative, the Clinton Foundation, and the Clinton Health Access Initiative went on to work for Google, while at least fifteen Google […]

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WATCH: Eagle Lands on Fire Truck During 9/11 Ceremony

A bald eagle joined a memorial ceremony in Minnesota on Tuesday commemorating the 17th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, according to a viral Facebook video capturing the moment. The Facebook video shows the bald eagle perched on top of a fire truck holding up an American flag parked on a highway overpass in […]

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Trump Campaign Manager Calls for Investigation into Google After Breitbart Video: ‘Threat to Republic’

Brad Parscale, the 2020 campaign manager for President Trump, recently called for an investigation into tech giant Google following a leaked video of an all-hands internal meeting posted by Breitbart News. Brad Parscale, President Trump’s 2016 digital campaign manager and 2020 re-election campaign manager, called for an investigation into tech giant Google in a recent […]

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Kevin McCarthy: ‘It’s Time for Google to Answer Some Questions’

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) stated in a recent tweet that tech firm Google must answer some questions and that an “invite will be on its way.” In a recent tweet, GOP House Majority leader Kevin McCarthy stated that tech giant Google will have to answer a number of questions about its operations before […]

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Jeff Sessions ‘Exploring Potential Investigation’ of Google, Facebook, Twitter

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is reportedly “exploring a potential investigation” of Big Tech social media companies such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google. According to Bloomberg, Sessions will “be briefed on Sept. 25 by Republican state attorneys general who are already examining the firms’ practices,” and will “help Sessions decide if there’s a federal case to […]

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Jamie Glazov Suspended from Facebook over ‘9 Steps to Best Counter Jihad’ Article

Canadian columnist and host of the Glazov Gang, Jamie Glazov, was suspended from Facebook on September 11 — a day dedicated to remembering the 9/11 terrorist attacks — after he posted an article he wrote about how to counter Jihad. Jamie Glazov a Canadian columnist and host of the Glazov Gang, was suspended from Facebook for 30 days […]

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Media Expert: Big Tech Monopolies Are ‘Going to Be a Problem More and More’

Jonathan Taplin, director emeritus of the Annenberg Innovation Lab at the University of Southern California, warned in a recent interview that tech monopolies are going to become an increasingly big problem in the future. In an interview with CNBC, Jonathan Taplin, the director emeritus of the Annenberg Innovation Lab at the University of Southern California, […]

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Terror Content Remains on Social Media 17 Years After 9/11

It has been seventeen years since the terrorist attacks in New York, Washington D.C., and flight 93 in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, on 9/11 — while technology has advanced rapidly in that time, tech giants still struggle to block terrorist content on their platforms. Seventeen years since 9/11, social media companies are continuing to attempt to crack […]

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Report: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Is ‘Obsessed’ with Roman Emperor Augustus Caesar

According to a recent report, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has an affinity for Roman emperors — in particular, Augustus Caesar — which gives an insight into how he runs his social media firm. According to a recent profile in the New Yorker, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is obsessed with the stories of Roman emperors, particularly Augustus […]

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Mike Rowe: Nike Should’ve Honored 9/11 Heroes on Flight 93

Just ahead of the anniversary of the terror attacks on Sept. 11, Dirty Jobs star Mike Rowe noted that the heroes we saw that terrible day are more worthy of praise than former NFL player Colin Kaepernick ever could be. Rowe’s comments come days after sportswear giant Nike released its 30th anniversary “Just Do It” […]

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Report: Facebook Has Become Hotbed for Illegal Animal Trading

Facebook has become a hotbed for illegal animal trading, which includes endangered species banned from trade internationally, according to a report. The BBC reports that over 1,500 illegal animal listings were discovered through twelve Facebook groups in one month alone, despite the platform’s policies against such trade. Animals included the Eurasian otter, the black spotted […]