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The Kim Kardashian Deepfake Shows Copyright Claims Are Not the Answer

The deepfake of Kim Kardashian was taken down by Condé Nast, but it's an example of how copyright laws are a poor replacement for real moderation.
Samantha Cole
6.19.19
Social Media

The Mark Zuckerberg Deepfakes Are Forcing Facebook to Fact Check Art

The artist who made this week's first Zuckerberg deepfake made another, in protest of the platform supressing his work.
Samantha Cole
6.14.19
Listen

It's Always Darkest Right Before Pitch-Black

The systems we build, the systems we need to fix, and the ones we need to dismantle.
Rob Zacny
10.10.18
Facebook

Facebook Just Banned All Cryptocurrency Advertising

Facebook banned ads for "financial products and services that are frequently associated with misleading or deceptive promotional practices."
Jordan Pearson
1.30.18
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Donald Trump takes to Twitter to blame the media for inciting "professional protestors," Bernie Sanders won't rule out another presidential run, Leonard Cohen dies at age 82, and more.
VICE Staff
11.11.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Donald Trump refused to definitively say he will accept the November election result, Tesla will make all its new cars self-driving, support for legalizing marijuana has reached a record high, and more.
VICE Staff
10.20.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

North Carolina declares a state of emergency after the second night of protests, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan pledge to cure all diseases by 2100, the cast of 'The West Wing' will campaign for Clinton in Ohio, and more.
VICE Staff
9.22.16
Motherboard Blog

Facebook Will Make Search Better, But Only If You Like It

All our data is only useful if you can find it, easily and quickly. It was on this single premise that Google built its empire: if you can map the territory, you can control it.
ALEC LIU
1.16.13
Motherboard Blog

With Booming Profits, Facebook Tells Doubters to Eat Crow

From zero to hero, the freshly minted public company just had its best day ever, beating estimates with its third quarter earnings report sending its stock price soaring over 20 percent to heights not reached since July. Much of the hoopla hung on the...
ALEC LIU
10.25.12
Motherboard Blog

Myspace Wants to Be Pintumblfacergramify

Oh my, have you seen MySpace's fresh promo video? I think the veteran social network is finally sick of 187th place on the Internet. Now, the site is offering something I don't think many other networks have planned or thought of. Myspace is placing...
Daniel Stuckey
9.26.12
tech

Dislike

Everyone's quitting Facebook.
ALEC LIU
8.21.12
Motherboard Blog

How People Like Mark Zuckerberg Get "Free Money"

Mark Zuckerberg just refinanced his Palo Alto mansion for an exorbitantly low rate of 1.05 percent, according to a "report by Bloomberg":http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-16/zuckerberg-s-loan-gives-new-meaning-to-the-1-mortgages.html. Why would the...
ALEC LIU
7.17.12
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