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Google Provides Data On Us Political Advertising

– Google has added a section to its twice-yearly transparency report to show who buys U.S. election ads on its platform and how much money is spent on political...

Twitter Bans Alex Jones From Tweeting For Seven Days

– Twitter Inc has banned U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones from tweeting for seven days, saying one of his tweets violated its content policy. The microblogging...

Turkish Interior Ministry To Investigate Social Media Comments On Economy

ISTANBUL – Turkey’s interior ministry said on Monday it was taking necessary legal measures on social media posts regarding the dollar exchange rate that...

A Canadian Tweet In A Saudi Kings Court Crosses A Red Line

OTTAWA/RIYADH/DUBAI – For years, Canadian pressure on human rights in Saudi Arabia had elicited no more than a standard rejection. But all that changed last week,...

Facebook Pages With Large Us Following To Require More Authorization

– Facebook Inc (FB.O) will introduce an authorization process for users who manage Facebook pages with a large U.S. following, it said here on Friday, seeking to...

Adopt A Unicorn Indonesia Eyes Plan To Help Startups Expand Across Southeast Asia

JAKARTA – Indonesia wants southeast Asian nations to cooperate in helping startups in the region worth at least $1 billion expand outside their home countries, the...

Facebook Says Removing Content On 3d Printing Of Guns

– Facebook Inc (FB.O) is removing content related to instructions on 3D printing of firearms, a company spokesperson said on Thursday, as debate around access to...

Canadian Pm Says Will Keep Pressing Saudi Arabia On Human Rights

MONTREAL – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday he would keep pressing Saudi Arabia on its human rights record, even as a dispute with Riyadh...

Amid Saudi Row Canadian Pm Says Will Keep Speaking About Rights

MONTREAL – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday he would keep on pressing nations about their human rights records, even as a dispute with...

Match Boosts Revenue Forecast As Tinder Lures More Paying Users

– Dating app Tinder snagged thousands of paying users in the second quarter, helping its parent Match Group Inc beat Wall Street revenue targets and raise its...