David Uberti

2020

Facebook Had to Nuke a Bunch of Russian Bots Right as It Bragged It's Ready for 2020

State media outlets are going to get special labeling in the News Feed.
David Uberti
2 days ago
Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg Just Gave Every Politician a Green Light to Lie in Facebook Ads

“We don’t fact-check political ads... we think people should be able to say for themselves what politicians are saying.”
David Uberti
10.17.19
2020

The Democrats Unfriended and Blocked Silicon Valley Last Night

The Democrats agree: Big Tech is a problem.
David Uberti
10.16.19
matt lauer

All the Bombshells Rocking the Media World from Ronan Farrow's New Book

Matt Lauer exposed himself to a colleague at NBC, according to the newly released "Catch and Kill."
David Uberti
10.15.19
fox news

Shep Smith Is Leaving Fox News

The daytime anchor was a straight-ahead newsman in contrast to Fox News' opinionated primetime hosts.
David Uberti
10.11.19
matt lauer

NBC Made Matt Lauer's Accuser Sign a Super-Restrictive NDA

Women who lodged complaints against Harvey Weinstein, top Fox News hosts, and others have received financial settlements on the condition of strict confidentiality.
David Uberti
10.11.19
big tech

The German Synagogue Shooter's Twitch Video Didn't Go Viral. Here's Why.

Wednesday's shooting was the first big test of Big Tech’s new alliance to defend against viral violence.
David Uberti
10.11.19
matt lauer

Matt Lauer’s Accuser Reportedly Told NBC Brass She Told the Anchor ‘No’ Multiple Times

Brooke Nevils did not use the word “rape,” but she “described one, unambiguously,” Ronan Farrow reported in the forthcoming book "Catch and Kill."
David Uberti
10.11.19
Far right

Germany Synagogue Shooter Denied Holocaust in Apparent Video Uploaded to Twitch

A Twitch spokesperson confirmed the link to the video has been taken down.
Tess Owen
Tim Hume
David Uberti
10.9.19
census

The War Against the Census Is On — and Big Tech Is Trying to Avoid Another 2016

The info war against the Census is heating up — and we'll have to live with the results for the next decade.
David Uberti
10.9.19
Russian interference

The Kremlin’s War On American Democracy Only Got Bigger After 2016

The Senate Intelligence Committee said the campaign ramped up after 2016 and largely targeted African Americans.
David Uberti
10.8.19
2020

Bernie Sanders Cancels Campaign Events After Heart Procedure

The presidential candidate just had two stents inserted after physicians found a blocked artery.
David Uberti
10.2.19
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