Digital Trends Live: Decentralizing social media, Pirate Bay streams, and more

On this episode of Digital Trends Live, we discuss the biggest topics in tech, including Facebook denying backdoor access, decentralized social media, a junk-collecting space robot, and more.

Watch Sacha Baron Cohen skewer Zuckerberg’s “twisted logic” on hate speech and fakes

Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen has waded into the debate about social media regulation. In an award-acceptance speech to the Anti Defamation League yesterday the creator of Ali G and Borat delivered a precision takedown of what he called Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s “bullshit” arguments against regulating his platform. The speech is well worth watching in […]

I ran digital ads for a presidential campaign, and Twitter is right to ban them

Jack Dorsey made a wise choice for both his bottom line and his country. Facebook and Google would do well to follow his lead.