Facebook has already detected suspicious activity trying to influence the 2018...

Someone is trying to influence the midterm elections by sowing divisions among Americans on social media, according to Facebook — though the company won’t...

The dark side of going viral

By now, you’ve probably heard the story. Last week, an actress and photographer, Rosey Blair, asked to switch seats with a woman on a...

Elon Musk is now facing a Justice Department probe over his...

The fallout from Elon Musk’s Twitter tease that he might take Tesla private continues: Now the Department of Justice is looking into it. The electric...

The controversy over Mark Zuckerberg’s comments on Holocaust denial, explained

With more than 2 billion users stretching across every continent and country, Facebook supports a larger community than any nation-state on earth, but it...

Browsing on Amazon is terrible. Amazon wants to fix that with...

When it comes to all the things we know we need to buy, Amazon is king. It’s where almost 75 percent of the country...

Pornhub wants to be a lifestyle brand

Pornhub has 90 million daily users and more pornographic videos than any other site in the history of the internet, and now it wants...

Chrissy Teigen turned relatability into a brand

After months of speculation, it is finally here: Reigning domestic goddess Chrissy Teigen has launched a line of kitchen and cookware. Available at Target,...

Why “fake news” is an antitrust problem

Five of the world’s largest companies by market capitalization are tech companies. In the past 10 years, Apple, Google, Amazon, and Facebook have all...

The streaming era is ignoring classic movies. Twitter is helping keep...

“It just took off like lightning,” Jennifer Dorian says. The “it” in question is a Twitter meme that became all but ubiquitous when it spread...

The $120-billion reason we can’t expect Facebook to police itself

This week, we got a glimpse of why tech giants like Facebook and Twitter appear so reticent to clean up their platforms. As they...