Thursday, June 08, 2023 12:55 AM ET
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1 year agoBoston City Councilors Seek Review of Surveillance Tech Purchase by Police
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1 year agoThe Colonial Pipeline Ransomware Hackers Had a Secret Weapon: Self-Promoting Cybersecurity Firms
2 years agoAddressing Rape in Four Minutes or Less: Dating App Reps Left Unprepared to Respond to Assault Victims
1 year agoSenator Says Censorship in Turkey Raises "Serious Questions" About Facebook's Commitment to Free Expression
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2 years agoTrump Won Florida After Running a False Ad Tying Biden to Venezuelan Socialists
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2 years agoForeign Hackers Cripple Texas County's Email System, Raising Election Security Concerns
2 years agoFacebook's Political Ad Ban Also Threatens Ability to Spread Accurate Information on How to Vote
2 years agoAmazon's New Competitive Advantage: Putting Its Own Products First
3 years ago2020 Political Ad Collector
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3 years agoKansas Abandons Technology Trumpeted by Kris Kobach, Trump's Onetime Voter Fraud Czar
3 years agoWe Are Investigating Sexual Violence and Dating Apps
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3 years agoThe Ransomware Superhero of Normal, Illinois
3 years agoMillions of Americans' Medical Images and Data Are Available on the Internet. Anyone Can Take a Peek.
3 years agoReport on Election Security Gains Attention, and a Sharp Rebuke
1 year agoHow Kentucky Gambled for Hundreds of Millions of Dollars From a Broadband Program It Didn't Qualify for
3 years agoHow Amazon and Silicon Valley Seduced the Pentagon
3 years agoNew York Is Investigating Whether Facebook Lets Advertisers Discriminate
3 years agoCivil Rights Groups Have Been Warning Facebook About Hate Speech In Secret Groups For Years
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3 years agoThe Trade Secret: Firms That Promised High-Tech Ransomware Solutions Almost Always Just Pay the Hackers
3 years agoWe're Reporting on Ransomware. Do You Know Something About an Attack?
3 years agoA High-Speed Internet Boondoggle Is Now a Campaign Issue in Kentucky
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3 years agoProsecutors Dropping Child Porn Charges After Software Tools Are Questioned
1 year agoHUD Sues Facebook Over Housing Discrimination and Says the Company's Algorithms Have Made the Problem Worse
3 years agoLegalized Betting Could Change How We Watch Sports
3 years agoFacebook Won't Let Employers, Landlords or Lenders Discriminate in Ads Anymore
3 years agoFacebook and Twitter Turned to TurboVote to Drive Registrations. Officials Want Them to Turn Away.
3 years agoFacebook Moves to Block Ad Transparency Tools — Including Ours
3 years agoDo You Know Someone Struggling With Video Gambling? Help Us Understand Video Slot and Poker Addiction in Illinois.
3 years agoGeorgia Officials Quietly Patched Security Holes They Said Didn't Exist
3 years agoHow Big Oil Dodges Facebook's New Ad Transparency Rules
3 years agoNew Partnership Will Help Us Hold Facebook and Campaigns Accountable
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3 years agoThe Overlooked Weak Link in Election Security
3 years agoD.C.-Based Pro-Israel Group Secretly Ran Misleading Facebook Ads to Target Pro-Palestinian Activist
1 year agoNo, a Teen Did Not Hack a State Election
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3 years agoUpdated: Facebook Political Ad Collector
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3 years agoHow to Wrestle Your Data From Data Brokers, Silicon Valley — and Cambridge Analytica
3 years agoFor Some Democrats, Facebook Likes Are a Path to Hard-to-Find Supporters
3 years agoWe Have Some Follow-Ups for Facebook — And We Want Your Help
1 year agoFour Ways to Fix Facebook
3 years agoOutlets in Eight Countries Are Using Our Tool to Monitor Political Ads on Facebook
3 years agoFacebook's Experiment in Ad Transparency Is Like Playing Hide And Seek
3 years agoProPublica Seeks Source Code for New York City's Disputed DNA Software
3 years agoDespite Disavowals, Leading Tech Companies Help Extremist Sites Monetize Hate
3 years agoHow We Investigated Technology Companies Supporting Hate Sites
2 years agoService Provider Boots Hate Site Off the Internet
3 years agoFacebook's Secret Censorship Rules Protect White Men From Hate Speech But Not Black Children
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