Tags: "Facebook"

17 Nov
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Congress weighing two bills that could crimp growth at Google Facebook

Portman’s bill has gotten less attention than another introduced by Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, and backed by other Democrats, including Senator Mark Warren, ranking member of the Senate Intelligence Committee That bill deals with a different exemption enjoyed by ...

09 Nov
0

Facebook, Google, Twitter asked about energy ads bought by Russians

David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer of Facebook Inc., speaks during an event in Menlo Park, California. It’s not just political advertising bought by Russians that has U.S. internet companies in hot water ...

06 Nov
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Where Congress’ fight with Facebook, Twitter, and Google stands

Executives from Facebook, Google, and Twitter came under fire from lawmakers on three House and Senate Committees last week over how Russia used their platforms to interfere in the 2016 election. The trio of hearings — from the Senate Judiciary ...

02 Nov
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Congress roasts Google, Facebook and Twitter (The 3:59, Ep. 310)

Facebook, Google and Twitter had a lot to answer for in back-to-back hearings on Capitol Hill on Wednesday. The tech giants visited Washington to testify before the Senate and House intelligence committees. Congress members slammed the companies for how they’ve ...

02 Nov
0

The Latest: Congress releases Russia-linked Facebook ads

The Latest on Russian use of Facebook, Twitter and Google to try to influence the 2016 U.S. election (all times local): 7 p.m. A trove of Facebook ads made public by Congress depicts Russia’s extraordinary cyber intrusion into American life ...

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