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Facebook Ad Boycott Will Go on After Zuckerberg, Sandberg Blow Off...

CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg of Facebook-the social media company you may recognize from United Nations accusations...

Hundreds of Current and Former Law Enforcement Officers Reportedly Found in...

Hundreds of current and former police officers and other law enforcement personnel are members of "Confederate, anti-Islam, misogynistic or anti-government militia groups" on Facebook,...

Google CEO Tries to Smooth Things Over After YouTube’s Anti-LGBTQ Shitshow

The complete and utter shitshow that is YouTube's bungled response to addressing anti-LGBTQ harassment on its platform today brings us a response from Google...

YouTube CEO Says She’s ‘Really Sorry’ She Can’t Ban the LGBQT...

As we continue to watch social media giants fumble their half-baked policies around hate speech and harassment, one of the most visible blunders recently...

Chernobyl, Schru00f6dinger’s Cat, and Telegram Terrorists: Best Gizmodo Stories of the...

Happy Sunday evening! Hopefully the events of the last week have been going better for you than YouTube, which spent an impossibly long time...

‘We Want YouTube to Remove Crowder’: Googlers Gear Up to Protest...

YouTube dug a great big hole for itself earlier this week when its PR bungled its response to the ongoing harassment of a journalist...

YouTube Just Can’t Stop Mumbling Nonsense About Its Harassment and Hate...

YouTube has not had an easy go of it over the last 24 hours. Right in the middle of LGBT Pride Month, the platform...

YouTube Is Banning Extremist Videos. Will It Work?

YouTube is changing its hate speech policy to more effectively police extremist content, a move targeting the legions of neo-Nazis, conspiracy theorists, white supremacists,...

YouTube: No, We Won’t Remove These Videos of Racist, Anti-Gay Harassment...

YouTube has chosen not to take action against right-wing video personality Steven Crowder after Vox host Carlos Maza posted clips of Crowder repeatedly harassing...

Donald Trump Jr. Attacks Beto O’Rourke: He’s ‘An Irish Guy Pretending...

Donald Trump Jr. attacked the heritage of Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-Texas) on Monday, tweeting that the Democratic challenger to the re-election of Sen. Ted...