The social media giant announced it is expanding its hate speech policy to include content that distorts or denies the Holocaust.
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Facebook Says It Will Ban Posts That Deny The HolocaustThe social media giant announced it is expanding its hate speech policy to include content that distorts or denies the Holocaust.
Trump Administration Cracking Down On TikTokAccording to the Commerce Department, beginning Sunday, American users will be blocked from downloading both TikTok and WeChat.
President Trump Issues Executive Order On TikTokPresident Donald Trump issued an executive order Thursday against the social media app TikTok.
President Donald Trump Threatens To Ban TikTokThe social media app TikTok is a favorite for teens -- and a favorite target for President Donald Trump. The president has threatened to ban the platform, but the company says it's not going anywhere; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
TikTok Says It's Staying After President Trump Threatens BanThe popular video app TikTok has a message for its users one day after President Donald Trump said he'd ban it in the United States.
#ChallengeAccepted Social Media Movement Inspires Women To Post Black & White Photos Of ThemselvesThe premise of #ChallengeAccepted is that the photos promote female empowerment and that nominating friends to take part in the campaign is a way for women to support each other. CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Google, Facebook, Amazon, Apple CEOs Testify Before House Judiciary Antitrust SubcommitteeThe CEOs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google are having a rare turn in the congressional spotlight on Wednesday, with lawmakers posing a critical — and potentially perilous — question for the technology titans: Are you guys too powerful? Nancy Chen reports.
Tech Leaders Face Capitol Hill GrillingThe CEOs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google's parent company Alphabet will testify before the House Judiciary Committee's anti-trust panel.
High-Profile Twitter Accounts Targeted In Hacking ScamUnidentified hackers broke into verified accounts on Twitter in an apparent bitcoin scam Wednesday.
Social Media's Role In The Racial Justice Movement: 'The Conversation Is Moving So Much More Quickly'Protests after the death of George Floyd—and hard conversations about race in America—are happening all across the country. Three people reveal how they've found a new role for social media in the movement for racial justice.
Trump Signs Executive Order To Reduce Legal Protections For Social Media PlatformsDays after Twitter started fact-checking him, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to reduce legal protections for social media platforms; Natalie Brand reports for CBS2.
Thursday's Social Media RoundupFrom favorite fairy tales to fashion, people are putting their own spin on ways to promote social distancing. CBS2's Reena Roy has today's social media roundup.
Social Media Roundup: Socially Distant FunCBS2's Reena Roy has a look at some of the stories making people smile on social media.
Tuesday's Social Media RoundupCBS2's Reena Roy has a look at some of the stories making people smile on social media.
Social Media Roundup: Teacher Appreciation, Cinco de Mayo & MoreCBS2's Reena Roy has today's roundup of stories making people smile on social media.
#GivingTuesdayNow Hopes To Raise Awareness For Charities As People Tighten Their Wallets During The PandemicGiving Tuesday happens every year the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, but now organizers want to mobilize and unite the world through giving, reports CBS2's Vanessa Murdock.
Social Media Roundup: Taylor Swift Thanks Volunteer Nurse, Young & Old Play Dress-UpCBS2's Reena Roy has today's roundup of stories making people smile on social media.
Social Media Shows People Get CreativeFrom recovered patients returning home and creative birthday celebrations, to contact free coffee and a front yard food pantry, CBS2's Reena Roy has today's social media roundup.
Social Media Connections Amid CoronavirusCBS2's Reena Roy shares some stories that are bringing people together on social media amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Social Media Sparks Birthday JoySeniors get special birthday shoutouts from their communities, plus health care workers honored on National Superhero Day. CBS2's Reena Roy has today's social media roundup.
Social Media Roundup: Creative Workouts & CelebrationsWe may not be able to work out at gyms or celebrate occasions the way we normally would, but some people are getting creative to make the best of the situation. CBS2's Reena Roy has today's social media roundup.
Friday's Social Media RoundupIn this morning's social media roundup, families turn to Zoom to celebrate another holiday today, and what may be the most important crafting project in quite some time. CBS2's Reena Roy has more.
Thursday's Social Media RoundupCBS2's Reena Roy has today's roundup of stories making people smile on social media.
Wednesday's Social Media RoundupCBS2's Reena Roy has today's roundup of stories making people smile on social media.