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Jack Dorsey, Twitter CEO, to testify before House panel on algorithms, content monitoring: GOP chair

Twitter co-founder and chief executive Jack Dorsey will testify on Capitol Hill next month concerning the company’s use of automated algorithms and its policies for monitoring user content, the chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee [...]
Chinese Social Media Site Reverses Gay Content Ban After Uproar
Internet users welcomed the change on Monday. Still, some said the company owed gays an apology. “It is totally insincere,” Bai Fei, a feminist activist in Shanghai, said of the announcement. “They have already harmed us. I want [...]

Livejournal to Ban LGBTQ Content

Mitch Wagner writes, “LiveJournal is a venerable online community that predates Facebook and even blogging. It got acquired by a Russian company a few years ago, but some of its American and British users hung on, including sf and fantasy [...]