Twitter steps up account security for politicians ahead of the election
Elected officials and other ‘high profile’ accounts are getting additional protections.
Mozilla is shutting down Firefox Send and Notes
The company will end support for Notes in early November.
Facebook will no longer recommend health groups
Groups have been a major source of misinformation on the platform.
Mozilla asks YouTube users to ‘donate’ their recommendations
The company created a browser extension to help researchers study YouTube’s algorithm.
Joe Biden's campaign app had a bug that made it too easy to access voter info
It patched the bug last week.
TikTok's owner might refuse to sell its algorithm to a US buyer
It might have to develop its own code to stay afloat.
Facebook takes down false claims of extremists starting Oregon wildfires
It's a relatively late response, however.
Wink's smart home platform faces a days-long outage
The timing couldn't have been much worse.
A dozen states might join the DOJ's antitrust lawsuit against Google