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Facebook openly announced its plans it uses to demote content, but at least it’s attempting to be transparent about the process. Right, Facebook?
Tech Trade Group Sues Texas Over New Anti-Censorship Law
NetChoice, a prominent tech trade group, is suing Texas over its anti-censorship law.
Apple Bans Fortnite From App Store
Apple has banned Fortnite, a popular video game among teens, from its app store.
John Stossel SUES Facebook, Alleges Defamation Over Fact-Check
Famous conservative commentator John Stossel reportedly filed suit against Facebook for placing fact-check labels on his videos.
YouTube Angling to Censor Hunting and Fishing Channels
YouTube is reportedly angling for channels with hunting and fishing videos in its latest censorship hunt.
Conservative Groups Come Out in Support of Antitrust Bills
Multiple conservative groups have come out in support of antitrust bills in Congress.
Going to Pot: Amazon, Apple Increasingly Accepting of Marijuana
Whether looking at hiring policies or the App Store, Amazon and Apple appear to be going to pot. Amazon and Apple are increasingly more accepting of marijuana (cannabis) use, a drug considered a Schedule I drug under The Controlled Substances Act.
BIAS Abounds! Pew: 48% of US Adults Get News from Social Media
A startlingly large percentage of U.S. adults still get their news from social media — even after a MRC survey showed that Big Tech and Big Media teamed up to steal the 2020 election.
INVASIVE! Apple Creating Tech to Detect Mental Health Concerns: Report
If Apple succeeds with its latest project, an Apple a day may not keep the doctor away. The tech giant is reportedly developing iPhone technology to help diagnose depression, autism and cognitive decline through the collection of detailed personal data. What could go wrong?
CensorTrack With TR: Big Tech BLOCKS Ads on Life Saving Measures
It’s Week Four of MRC’s newest video series, CensorTrack with TR. This week, we talked about how much Big Tech likes blocking advertisements and promotions for groups, people and content that they don't support --- conservative content.
Democrat, GOP Senators Agree: Big Tech is the New ‘Big Tobacco’
Senators met today for a bipartisan session of beating up Big Tech firms for a multitude of controversies — especially the mistreatment of teens. Republicans and Democrats agreed in a rare show of bipartisanship that social media has hidden its harmful side effects much like Big Tobacco.
Facebook Oversight Board Calls for More Transparency
The Facebook Oversight Board has called for more transparency from the platform after The Wall Street Journal report.
Sen. Hawley BLASTS Google for Political Bias, Censoring Pro-Life Ads
Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) challenged Google via letter on the internet giant’s censorship of pro-life ads while reportedly allowing pro-abortion organizations to run ads.
Misinformation Studies Relied on Bogus Facebook Data
Facebook admitted that data it shared with researchers in Feb. 2020 was severely flawed. The result discredited any study relating to so-called “misinformation,” alleged radicalization or political polarization that used the Facebook information.