Lawmakers demand answers from Zuckerberg after investigation finds Instagram is toxic for teen girls

Social media teensKatalin Balassa / EyeEm | EyeEm | Getty ImagesLawmakers across both parties and chambers of Congress are demanding answers from Facebook about how its services impacts the mental health of teens and children. The questions come in the wake of a Wall Street Journal report Tuesday that found internal studies at Facebook had… Continue reading Lawmakers demand answers from Zuckerberg after investigation finds Instagram is toxic for teen girls

Sen. Elizabeth Warren asks Amazon CEO Andy Jassy to explain why the company’s algorithms recommend Covid misinformation

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., sent a letter to Amazon on Wednesday demanding it do more to stop the spread of Covid misinformation through dubious products on the marketplace. In a letter addressed to CEO Andy Jassy, Warren asked for more clarity on how Amazon’s search algorithms and “Best Seller” badge work, saying the company’s recommendation… Continue reading Sen. Elizabeth Warren asks Amazon CEO Andy Jassy to explain why the company’s algorithms recommend Covid misinformation