Gigi Sohn

LGBTQ rights groups demand Senate confirm Gigi Sohn as she faces new smear campaign

Sohn continues to wait for a new hearing.

On Feb 6, 2023 by David Covucci

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Democratic senator urges Apple, Google to remove TikTok from app stores

Bennet is one of the first prominent Democrats pushing for a ban.

On Feb 2, 2023 by David Covucci

Gigi Sohn

Republicans use OnlyFans to try and sink Gigi Sohn’s FCC nomination

Sohn is facing criticism from the right for serving on the board of non-profit that opposed SESTA/FOSTA in 2018.

On Jan 30, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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Twitter’s menswear advice-toting main character is really sorry you’re seeing his tweets

He doesn't know why he's being amplified either.

On Jan 26, 2023 by Chris Stokel-Walker

Google Stop Selling To Police Petition

Justice Department sues Google over advertising monopoly

The Justice Department said Google wanted to become 'the be-all, and end-all location for all ad serving.'

On Jan 24, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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Tech experts ask Supreme Court to rule that Section 230 protections apply to algorithmic recommendations

Experts asked the Court to rule that Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act applies to recommended content.

On Jan 18, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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Why Bank of America users woke up to negative balances in their accounts

Users took to Twitter to voice their frustrations over money vanishing from their accounts.

On Jan 18, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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Childcare workers in India rise up in protest over government-run nutrition-tracking app

It's part of a growing network of state surveillance.

On Jan 18, 2023 by Sabah Gurmat

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Bored Ape Yacht Club says that it doesn’t own formal copyright for its NFT collection

A court filing from the brand behind the popular NFT asserted that it possesses no legal copyright to the Apes.

On Jan 17, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

FTC Chairwoman Lina Khan.

The FTC clearly has its sights set on data privacy

Even more data privacy enforcement looks like it is on the horizon.

On Jan 15, 2023 by Andrew Wyrich

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Biden calls for Section 230 reform, lays out big-tech agenda in op-ed

The president said big tech was endangering children and boxing out small business.

On Jan 12, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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FCC’s new broadband mapping effort already hit with congressional criticism

Despite the massive undertaking, there are still flaws.

On Jan 11, 2023 by David Covucci

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Advocacy groups to Senate: ‘Enough is enough’ with delays on a vote on Biden’s FCC pick

If confirmed, Sohn would have an immediate impact at the FCC. 

On Jan 8, 2023 by Andrew Wyrich

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‘United is lying about it’: A traveler tracked her missing luggage across town with an AirTag after United told her it was at a distribution center

'Folks please share so other United passengers who lost their bags know this may be their fate.'

On Jan 3, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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EXCLUSIVE: ‘I feel robbed and dejected’: Read the furious messages Swifties sent to the FTC after Ticketmaster botched Taylor Swift presale

Taylor Swift fans went right to the government to demand change.

On Dec 15, 2022 by Rebecca Caraway, Maya Wray