Internet > Twitter

Alex Jones Tops This Week's Internet News Roundup

4 monthes ago   |   By Wired

Last week the Infowars founder was booted from several platforms-but not Twitter.
Read more ...

 

Why does Twitter let Alex Jones break its rules with his rants? Well, money rules | Hannah Jane Parkinson

4 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

The tech giant is scared of losing power, yet as a media platform it must be responsible for its content Alex Jones isn't your typical rock star name - I knew at least three at school. But rock star is what Alex Jones, the founder of the conspiracy enterprise Infowars and far-right rant-merchant, has become. At least to the millions of people who visit his site each month, the 427,000 Twitter followers and to the president of the United States, who has praised him. Jones's greatest hits include referring to US school shootings as “false-flag” hoaxes , enabled by “crisis actors” (a family...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Twitter      Culture      Tech      Internet      Media      Facebook      YouTube      Blogging      Social networking      Digital media      Newspapers & magazines      Technology      UK news  


Samsung's Galaxy S10 will reportedly launch on February 20 and cost up to $1,765

Samsung's Galaxy S10 will reportedly launch on February 20 and cost up to $1,765

Gizmodo UK reports that Samsung's upcoming flagship phone, the Galaxy S10, will arrive on February 20 next year, ahead of the annual Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona... Read more ...

Google+ to shut down early after second major security incident

Google+ to shut down early after second major security incident

After another data leak, its second such leak in a year, Google today announced it was shutting down its beleaguered social media platform, Google+. API access will shut down... Read more ...

These are the games we're most looking forward to in 2019

These are the games we're most looking forward to in 2019

2018 is coming to an end, and we've had some amazing games come out this year. Red Dead Redemption 2, God of War, Smash Bros... this was a good year to be a gamer. But now that... Read more ...

Senators aim to give internet companies doctor-like duties to protect our data

Senators aim to give internet companies doctor-like duties to protect our data

Consumers are increasingly entrusting online services with all kinds of personal data - but that trust has been repeatedly abused or taken for granted. If a doctor or a lawyer... Read more ...

Intel's new GPUs show it's slowly getting serious about graphics

Intel's new GPUs show it's slowly getting serious about graphics

There's one thing we know all know about integrated graphics: they suck. Usually, they're barely enough to play any modern games, or even some old ones. But Intel is trying to... Read more ...

Trump could intervene in Huawei CFO case

Trump could intervene in Huawei CFO case

US President Donald Trump has said he would intervene in the US Justice Department's case against Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou if it was in the national interest. Wanzhou was... Read more ...

China accused over Marriott data breach

China accused over Marriott data breach

The recent data breach affecting millions of guests of the Marriott hotel chain was reportedly the work of a Chinese cyberespionage campaign, officials have claimed. The data... Read more ...

This Squarespace-alternative builds professional sites for a fraction of the...

This Squarespace-alternative builds professional sites for a fraction of the cost

Then you probably want to consider some lesser-known specialty providers like Simvoly Site Builder. With the current discount from TNW Deals, 1-year subscription for $24... Read more ...

As the first fines fly, it's time to rethink trust in a new, GDPR-era of...

As the first fines fly, it's time to rethink trust in a new, GDPR-era of data privacy

Six months have passed since GDPR was brought in to effect, but privacy remains at the forefront of the technology conversation. Take the Starwood Hotels and Resorts data... Read more ...

Surface Go review

Surface Go review

We came to the review of Microsoft's all-new Surface Go with a simple question in mind: is this a product for people working in the creative industries? But before we can... Read more ...