The EARN IT Act could fundamentally change how we use the internet by further restricting Section 230 and end-to-end encryption. India McKinney from the Electronic Frontier Foundation and Adi Robertson from The Verge explain what this bill means for the future of the internet on episode #11 of LTNS.
After a series of privacy scandals, Facebook’s latest policy that exempts political candidates from being fact-checked came under fire from presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren. And Warren is hardly the only lawmaker who supports increased regulation of the tech giant.
In the tech world, product launches have become cultural spectacles. Google’s announcement event of its first phone, Pixel, last week was the most recent to shake the consumer tech world. Consumers, interested parties, tech reporters, and, of course, competitors, tuned in. Tech reporting outlets gear