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Facebook to limit political content

MENLO PARK, Calif. (NBC) – Facebook announced Wednesday that it will start to limit political content in the news feed. Last month, Facebook said it will no longer recommend political groups to users and it would consider some steps limiting political content …

Facebook bans Trump indefinitely

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – Facebook has extended its ban on President Trump’s account indefinitely. CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the move on his Facebook page Thursday morning. It comes after a mob of Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol Wednesday just after the …

Tech CEOs defend social media moderation

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) — Republicans escalated charges of anti-conservative bias levied against major tech companies Wednesday in a Senate subcommittee hearing that left CEOs Sundar Pichai of Google, Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook and Jack Dorsey of Twitter defending how they moderate …

Watch: Senate hearing on big tech behavior

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Three big tech company leaders are testifying virtually before a Senate committee Wednesday. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, and Google CEO Sundar Pichai are answering questions from the Senate Commerce committee. Topics expected to be discussed …

Facebook bans Holocaust denial

MENLO PARK, Calif. (NBC) – Holocaust denial will no longer be allowed on Facebook. In a post from CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook is updating its hate speech policy to include Holocaust denial and distortion. The move, Zuckerberg said, comes with the rising …