Trump administration is killing its open data portal
The White House's war on transparency rages on.
White House hires Lyft manager for a key transportation role
It's a reminder that ridesharing firms accommodate many politcal views.
Germany backs fines for social networks that ignore hate speech
They face a stiff penalty if they don't remove offending material.
Alphabet's new VP will grapple with self-driving car regulation
Tekedra Mawakana should help Waymo get its way with government.
Trump's quiet war on data begins
Removal and manipulation are a concern, but the biggest threat to data is budgetary.
Facebook adds an easy way to find your local government officials
Assuming they’re on Facebook, that is.
Hack targets a Canadian government website
Sensitive data was safe, but the timing couldn't have been much worse.
Contact your Senator with a fax-sending bot
It'll help you reach politicians who haven't entered the modern era.
EPA head suggests CO2 isn't a 'primary contributor' to climate change
He's downplaying the very basics of environmental science.