Why it matters: From the Valley to D.C., Big Tech players like Facebook, Google and Amazon are under more scrutiny than ever as new technology develops and privacy and antitrust concerns grow in lockstep with companies’ ambitions.

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FEC scales back digital ad transparency rule after backlash

Federal Election Commission
Sam Sabin
13 hours ago - Technology

New pro-China disinfo Twitter campaign zeros in on critical NGO

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Apple reveals top songs, charts for 2022 before Spotify

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Sam Sabin
13 hours ago - Technology

Breaking down the cybersecurity risks at Elon Musk's Twitter

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Ivana Saric
15 hours ago - Technology

Twitter no longer enforcing COVID misinformation policy

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Good night, Alexa: Voice assistants face deep cuts

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What are all those "chief metaverse officers" actually doing?

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Felix Salmon
20 hours ago - Technology

Wordle gets more intentional

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Brady Dale
Nov 28, 2022 - Economy & Business

Kraken settles $1 million in apparent sanctions violations for $360,000

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Sara Fischer
Nov 28, 2022 - Technology

Musk threatens war with Apple

Elon Musk tweet showing a fork in a road with a sign reading "pay 30%" one way and "Go to War" the other