Uber and Lyft answer concerns about discrimination
The ride-sharing companies respond to Senator Al Franken's letter.
Facebook runs afoul of German hate speech laws
It's part of the social network's ongoing problem with discriminatory content.
Facebook disables 'ethnic affinity' ads for housing, jobs
The Congressional Black Caucus said the policy violated the Fair Housing Act.
Black Caucus: Facebook ads violate discrimination laws
"This is in direct violation of the Fair Housing Act of 1968."
Airbnb now requires that hosts accept anti-discrimination rules
If you're kicked out for racism or sexism, you can't feign ignorance.
Uber and Lyft aren't immune to racial discrimination by drivers
A study shows that drivers are more likely to cancel or make you wait if you're black.
Airbnb introduces new rules meant to fight discrimination
The company has introduced a new "community commitment" that goes into place on November 1st.
ACLU sues US over law limiting data discrimination studies
The civil liberty group says that an anti-hacking law blocks research into algorithm-based racism and sexism.
Big data shows racial bias in police behavior
Stanford's data shows that Oakland police officers haven't treated everyone fairly.