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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave a speech at Georgetown University in mid-October.

Mark Zuckerberg’s nonanswer about his secret dinner with Trump perfectly illustrates why his views about political speech are under fire

Mark Zuckerberg cares deeply about political speech being publicly available — except when he's dining with President Donald Trump, apparently.
US President Donald Trump, left, and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, right.

Mark Zuckerberg had a secret dinner with Trump in October, and he really doesn’t want to share what they talked about

Mark Zuckerberg answered questions about his private October dinner with President Donald Trump for the first time, but he didn't share much.
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

Michael Bloomberg has a new weapon in his $100 million ads offensive against Trump: a former Facebook executive

Gary Briggs used to run Facebook's marketing strategy. Now, he's running the Bloomberg 2020 presidential campaign's marketing strategy.

YouTube is struggling to fulfill its promise to label state-sponsored videos, according to a new investigation

ProPublica identified 57 government-funded channels on YouTube that were not initially labeled as state-sponsored.

Spotify is finally giving millions of free users a crucial feature that paid users have had for years

Spotify's ad-driven free service is finally coming to Amazon's Alexa, Sonos, and Bose speakers.
Making Google your default search engine is a simple process on most browsers.

Google reportedly manipulates search results to hide controversial subjects and favor big business

A new report in the Wall Street Journal highlights some major issues with Google's ubiquitous search engine, Google Search.
President Trump tweeted this image of his meeting with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at the White House on Thursday 19 September 2019.

From Trump to Planned Parenthood, these are the Facebook pages spending the most money on political ads

The list of Facebook's biggest spenders highlights how special interests and candidates use the platform to influence policy and sway public opinion.
Twitter chief executive officer Jack Dorsey takes his seat as he arrives for a House Committee on Energy and Commerce hearing about Twitter's transparency and accountability.

Climate groups can’t run ads about global warming on Twitter, but Exxon can

While Twitter's new policy would block environmental groups from running ads about global warming, Exxon has still been allowed to.
Facebook cofounder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook refuses to fact-check political ads, and it’s infuriating employees and lawmakers. Here’s why the issue has become Facebook’...

Facebook instituted a policy not to fact-check political ads, and it's causing a stir among its own employees and lawmakers like Elizabeth Warren.
Facebook's new corporate logo, as of November 2019.

Facebook wants you to know it owns Instagram and WhatsApp, so it’s changing its corporate logo to make that clear

Facebook — the parent company of the social-media service, as well as Instagram and WhatsApp — has a new logo.