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On Instagram, Black Squares Overtook Activist Hashtags

News Jun 2, 2020

There have been more than a dozen #BlackOutDay events since. But now, the hashtag shows mostly black squares, effectively erasing the previous posts. “They’re completely detracting from what we’ve been doing for years,” says @MarsinCharge. On top of that,... Read more

Some essential reading and research on race and technology

News Jun 2, 2020

At this extraordinary moment in U.S. history, the evils of racism are on full... Read more

Mark Zuckerberg on leaked audio from Facebook internal meeting: Trump’s post about “looting” isn’t a “dog whistle”

News Jun 2, 2020

In an internal video call with Facebook employees on Tuesday viewed by Recode, CEO... Read more

Ransomware gang is auctioning off victims’ confidential data

News Jun 2, 2020

RichLegg/Getty Images Ransomware operators say they’re auctioning off victims’ confidential data in an attempt... Read more

Trump vs. Twitter: Here’s what you need to know about the free speech showdown

News Jun 2, 2020

On Thursday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order related to social media companies.... Read more