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Apple, AT&T, Amazon, Google among tech giants called to Senate Commerce...

Tech Crunch reports: "Policy chiefs from AT&T and Charter, along with senior executives at Apple, Amazon, Google and Twitter will face questions from the Senate Commerce Committee later...

Facebook is making AI that can identify offensive memes

The Verge reports: "Facebook’s moderators can’t possibly look through every single image that gets posted on the enormous platform, so Facebook is building AI...

Snap shares drop in pre-market trading on news of departing strategy...

Tech Crunch reports: "Another day, and another departure at Snapchat’s parent, Snap. The company has announced in an SEC filing that Imran Khan will be stepping...

Twitter launches audio-only broadcasting feature on its iOS app and Periscope

Tech Crunch reports: "Twitter is launching a new feature that allows users to create audio-only broadcasts directly from Twitter itself, as well as Twitter’s...

Instagram launches a new parent portal to help them talk to...

The Verge reports: "Instagram launched a new parent-oriented section of its Well Being site today that’s designed to guide parents through the app and help them...

Facebook & Twitter Visit Congress to Defend Efforts to Stop Election...

Billboard reports: "Facebook and Twitter executives plan to defend their companies in two congressional hearings on Wednesday, arguing they are aggressively trying to root...

Bandsintown Adds Free Instagram Concert Marketing Tool

Hypebot reports: "Bandsintown has added a unique free tool to announce concerts and sell tickets directly on Instagram via the concert discovery platform's new...

Anti-Semitic Vandals Deface Maps in Snapchat, Weather Channel Apps

Variety reports: "Anti-semitic users were able to vandalize maps in apps like Snapchat, The Weather Channel, Citybike and StreetEasy Thursday morning, changing the name of...

Facebook Watch goes international

The Verge reports: "A year after it launched in the US, Facebook is taking its Watch video platform international. The company announced in a blog post this...

Instagram adds support for third-party authenticators to let you bypass text-based...

VentureBeat reports: "Two weeks after an unusually high number of users broadcasted complaints of hacked accounts, Instagram is giving users more ways to keep...