Category Archives: Technology

Where Kids Find Hate Online — And Tips For How To Handle It

Hate speech is everywhere, but there are practical ways to help manage it. Source link

Google Employees Stage Global Walkout Over Payouts To Alleged Sexual Harassers

Employees are outraged over multimillion dollar payouts to high profile executives accused of sexual misconduct. Source link

Google Walkout To Protest Harassment Kicks Off

Employees worldwide walked out amid complaints of sexism, racism and unchecked executive power at their company. Source link

Inventor Of World Wide Web Says Tech Giants May Have To Be Split Up

“There is a danger of concentration,” said Tim Berners-Lee, a London-born computer scientist who invented the Web in 1989. Source link

Facebook Bans Content Linked To Proud Boys, Gavin McInnes

The neo-fascist group’s members were involved in an assault on protesters in New York this month. Source link

Apple Gives iPads And Macs A Much-Needed Refresh

The new iPad pro will have a facial recognition feature and a better display. Source link

Who Is Gab Founder Andrew Torba?

The self described “conservative Republican Christian” says he wants to facilitate free speech online. But he created a hate haven for the likes of Robert Bowers. Source link

Gab, Social Network Favored By The Far-Right, Goes Offline After Synagogue Shooting

The suspected gunman in the shooting had posted anti-Semitic messages on Gab, a social media site popular with alt-right activists and white nationalists. Source link

'Lax' Security At TwitchCon Causes Anxiety In Wake Of Deadly Shooting

“It seems like they were prioritizing speed over security,” an attendee said. Source link

Tim Cook Warns That Personal Data Is Being 'Weaponized Against Us'

The process of collecting scraps of data and assembling them allows companies “to know you better than you know yourself,” Apple’s CEO said. Source link