More regulation is coming for social media, but users are pushing the real agenda. Media savvy friends are becoming reluctant users of platforms and taking them off their phones.
- by Stephen Brook
Social media critics on both sides are united in their call for consistency and clear standards for free speech.
- by Nick Bonyhady
Online supporters of President Donald Trump are scattering to smaller social media platforms, fleeing what they say is unfair treatment by Facebook, Twitter and other big tech firms looking to squelch misinformation and threats of violence.
- by David Klepper and Amanda Seitz
It may look like everyone else is having a blast without you, but much can be gained from quiet moments alone.
- by Marnie Vinall
If you've been on the internet in recent days, chances are you've seen American actor Armie Hammer's name trending for, shall we say, unusual reasons.
- by Thomas Mitchell
The Treasurer has rebuked Google for preventing some local users from seeing news websites, saying it should instead focus on paying for original content.
- by Angus Livingston
In a lengthy philosophical tweetstorm, Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey said he took no pride in the decision to remove President Donald Trump's account from the service last week.
- by Elizabeth Dwoskin
A month after US regulators ordered it to disclose how its practices affect children and teenagers, TikTok is tightening its privacy practices for the under-18 crowd.
- by Barbara Ortutay