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ProPublica - Technology

Amazon's New Competitive Advantage: Putting Its Own Products First

1 month ago

Millions of Americans Might Not Get Stimulus Checks. Some Might Be Tricked Into Paying TurboTax to Get Theirs.

2 months ago

The Hate Store: Amazon's Self-Publishing Arm Is a Haven for White Supremacists

3 months ago

When the State Shifted to E-learning, This Rural School Superintendent Shifted to the Copy Machine

3 months ago

Some Election-Related Websites Still Run on Vulnerable Software Older Than Many High Schoolers

4 months ago

TurboTax Is Still Tricking Customers With Tax Prep Ads That Misuse the Word "Free"

4 months ago

Dating Apps Can Be Dangerous. Congress Is Investigating.

5 months ago

The IRS Decided to Get Tough Against Microsoft. Microsoft Got Tougher.

5 months ago

Like Voldemort, Ransomware Is Too Scary to Be Named

6 months ago

Kansas Abandons Technology Trumpeted by Kris Kobach, Trump's Onetime Voter Fraud Czar

6 months ago

We Are Investigating Sexual Violence and Dating Apps

7 months ago

YouTube Promised to Label State-Sponsored Videos But Doesn't Always Do So

7 months ago

The Ransomware Superhero of Normal, Illinois

8 months ago

Millions of Americans' Medical Images and Data Are Available on the Internet. Anyone Can Take a Peek.

9 months ago

Report on Election Security Gains Attention, and a Sharp Rebuke

9 months ago

How Kentucky Gambled for Hundreds of Millions of Dollars From a Broadband Program It Didn't Qualify for

10 months ago

How Amazon and Silicon Valley Seduced the Pentagon

10 months ago

New York Is Investigating Whether Facebook Lets Advertisers Discriminate

10 months ago

Civil Rights Groups Have Been Warning Facebook About Hate Speech In Secret Groups For Years

10 months ago

People Are Using Secret Facebook Groups To Spread Hate We Can't See. We Need Your Help.

10 months ago

Methodology: How We Tested an Aggression Detection Algorithm

10 months ago

Aggression Detectors: The Unproven, Invasive Surveillance Technology Schools Are Using to Monitor Students

10 months ago

Sting Catches Another Ransomware Firm — Red Mosquito — Negotiating With "Hackers"

10 months ago

The Trade Secret: Firms That Promised High-Tech Ransomware Solutions Almost Always Just Pay the Hackers

10 months ago

We're Reporting on Ransomware. Do You Know Something About an Attack?

10 months ago

A High-Speed Internet Boondoggle Is Now a Campaign Issue in Kentucky

10 months ago

Kentucky's $1.5 Billion Information Highway to Nowhere

10 months ago

The Missing Millions: Some States Are Still Waiting for the Gambling Windfall

10 months ago

Prosecutors Dropping Child Porn Charges After Software Tools Are Questioned

10 months ago

HUD Sues Facebook Over Housing Discrimination and Says the Company's Algorithms Have Made the Problem Worse

10 months ago

Legalized Betting Could Change How We Watch Sports

10 months ago

Facebook Won't Let Employers, Landlords or Lenders Discriminate in Ads Anymore

10 months ago

Facebook and Twitter Turned to TurboVote to Drive Registrations. Officials Want Them to Turn Away.

10 months ago

Facebook Moves to Block Ad Transparency Tools — Including Ours

10 months ago

Do You Know Someone Struggling With Video Gambling? ​Help Us Understand Video Slot and Poker Addiction in Illinois.

10 months ago

Georgia Officials Quietly Patched Security Holes They Said Didn't Exist

10 months ago

How Big Oil Dodges Facebook's New Ad Transparency Rules

10 months ago

New Partnership Will Help Us Hold Facebook and Campaigns Accountable

10 months ago

Why Am I Seeing This? Interesting Facebook Ads From Our Political Ad Collector

10 months ago

Facebook Is Letting Job Advertisers Target Only Men

10 months ago

The Overlooked Weak Link in Election Security

10 months ago

D.C.-Based Pro-Israel Group Secretly Ran Misleading Facebook Ads to Target Pro-Palestinian Activist

10 months ago

No, a Teen Did Not Hack a State Election

4 months ago

Besieged Facebook Says New Ad Limits Aren't Response to Lawsuits

10 months ago

Facebook Promises to Bar Advertisers From Targeting Ads by Race or Ethnicity. Again.

10 months ago

Updated: Facebook Political Ad Collector

1 month ago

Facebook's Screening for Political Ads Nabs News Sites Instead of Politicians

10 months ago

What Facebook's New Political Ad System Misses

10 months ago

How to Wrestle Your Data From Data Brokers, Silicon Valley — and Cambridge Analytica

10 months ago

For Some Democrats, Facebook Likes Are a Path to Hard-to-Find Supporters

10 months ago

We Have Some Follow-Ups for Facebook — And We Want Your Help

10 months ago

Four Ways to Fix Facebook

10 months ago

Outlets in Eight Countries Are Using Our Tool to Monitor Political Ads on Facebook

10 months ago

Facebook's Experiment in Ad Transparency Is Like Playing Hide And Seek

10 months ago

ProPublica Seeks Source Code for New York City's Disputed DNA Software

10 months ago

Despite Disavowals, Leading Tech Companies Help Extremist Sites Monetize Hate

10 months ago

Service Provider Boots Hate Site Off the Internet

10 months ago

Facebook's Secret Censorship Rules Protect White Men From Hate Speech But Not Black Children

10 months ago

How to Protect Your Digital Privacy in the Era of Public Shaming

10 months ago

Breaking the Black Box: How Machines Learn to Be Racist

10 months ago

Breaking the Black Box: When Machines Learn by Experimenting on Us

10 months ago

When Algorithms Decide What You Pay

10 months ago

Breaking the Black Box: What Facebook Knows About You

10 months ago

How We Analyzed the COMPAS Recidivism Algorithm

10 months ago

Meet the Online Tracking Device That is Virtually Impossible to Block

8 months ago