David Uberti

Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg Just Turned Himself into a Congressional Piñata

The Facebook CEO went to Washington for the first time this year and let lawmakers take swings at him.
David Uberti
Liz Landers
Daniel Newhauser
2 hours ago
big tech

Facebook and Twitter Aren’t Even Pretending to Take the FEC Seriously Anymore

Representatives for both companies all but ghosted an FEC-hosted discussion about what the platforms are doing to fight misinformation and foreign interference in 2020.
David Uberti
2 days ago
trump campaign

Trump’s Favorite Family Members, Ranked by Facebook Ads

The Trump campaign has raised millions, and it's spent much of it testing which Trump family members perform best on Facebook.
David Uberti
9.13.19
big tech

Congress Is Coming for the Emails of Big Tech Execs

The House antitrust probe just got real, with a big ask for a wide array of the companies' financial data and even communications from top execs.
David Uberti
9.13.19
milo yiannopoulous

Milo Yiannopoulos Says He's Broke

“I can’t put food on the table this way.”
David Uberti
9.9.19
tech

Google Maps Is Still Directing Women Seeking Abortions to Pro-Life Clinics — and a Memorial for the ‘Unborn’

In areas where abortion access is under threat, misleading or wrong results are common, a VICE News analysis found.
Carter Sherman
David Uberti
9.6.19
AOC

AOC Just Pissed Off a Bunch of First Amendment Scholars

The New York Democrat is having none of it.
David Uberti
8.30.19
2020 election

Kirsten Gillibrand Just Dropped Out of the 2020 Presidential Race

“I know this isn’t the result we wanted — we wanted to win this race — but it’s important to know when it’s not your time."
David Uberti
Cameron Joseph
8.28.19
hate speech

YouTube Just Banned the Racist Blog that Popped Up in DOJ Emails

A fringe anti-immigrant site has been linked in some recent DOJ email blasts.
David Uberti
8.27.19
2020

Bernie Sanders Thinks We May Want to Tax Silicon Valley to Save Journalism

His plan would bring back FCC media ownership rules that limit a company’s ability to own newspapers and TV stations in the same markets.
David Uberti
8.26.19
Trump

Trump Just Shared an Anti-Immigrant Tweet from a QAnon Conspiracy Theorist Named 'MAGA Michelle'

“Thank you, and the Wall is under major construction!” Trump responded.
David Uberti
8.15.19
2020

Tom Steyer’s Facebook Money Bomb Worked — the Billionaire Is About to Qualify for the Democratic Debates

Steyer has dropped nearly $2.9 million on Facebook ads alone in the last month, according to Facebook’s ad archive.
Cameron Joseph
David Uberti
8.13.19
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