Mashable: Severe online harassment happens way more than you might think

Maybe we should just log off already.Image: Getty Images By Rachel Kraus2019-02-14 17:44:10 UTC A new survey indicates that social media is an even stinkier cesspool than we previously thought. The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) released the results of a survey…

TechCrunch: Is Europe closing in on an antitrust fix for surveillance technologists?

The German Federal Cartel Office’s decision to order Facebook to change how it processes users’ personal data this week is a sign the antitrust tide could at last be turning against platform power. One European Commission source we spoke to, who…

TechCrunch: German antitrust office limits Facebook’s data-gathering

A lengthy antitrust probe into how Facebook gathers data on users has resulted in Germany’s competition watchdog banning the social network giant from combining data on users across its own suite of social platforms without their consent. The investigation of…

Mashable: Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook's 15th anniversary: critics are too 'negative'

Mark Zuckerberg thinks Facebook's critics are a real buzzkill.Image: Zach Gibson / Getty Images By Karissa Bell2019-02-04 23:07:22 UTC Facebook is officially 15 years old and Mark Zuckerberg would really love it if all the haters could just, like, stop…