“Hateful Conduct Not Allowed”: Twitch Suspends Trump’s Channel

Trump has complained that Silicon Valley platforms are biased against conservatives. (File) San Francisco: Reddit on Monday said it yanked a forum used by supporters of President Donald Trump as part of a crackdown on hateful posts at the popular online bulletin board while the game streaming platform Twitch briefly suspended the president. “r/The_Donald” was […]

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Reddit Names Seibel to Board After Ohanian’s Call for Black Candidate

Social network company Reddit on Wednesday named venture capital investor Michael Seibel to its board, days after co-founder and former director Alexis Ohanian resigned and called for the company to replace him with a black candidate. Ohanian’s resignation came as the death of George Floyd in police custody triggered widespread protests against racism and police […]

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Twitter, Others Oppose Rule for US Visitors to Disclose Social Media Info

Twitter, Reddit, and a group representing major Internet firms backed two documentary film groups that have challenged the Trump Administration’s 2019 rules requiring nearly all US visitors to disclose social media user information from the prior five years. In court papers filed on Thursday, the social media sites and the Internet Association, representing Facebook, Amazon.com, […]

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