Online sites who rely on Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act to shield them from lawsuits over content would need to adhere to guidelines on fighting child exploitation online set out by a 15-member commission to keep their immunity, according to a draft of legislation from Sen. Lindsey Graham seen by The Information. While still in the earliest stages of the legislative process, the...
Get access to exclusive coverage
Read deeply reported stories from the largest newsroom in tech.
The Briefing e-commerce media/telecom
ByteDance’s Big Marketing Bill
It turns out that viral tech phenomena are not so, well, viral. That was one of the big takeaways from ByteDance’s 2021 financials, reported today by The Wall Street Journal. ByteDance, which owns TikTok and a range of extraordinarily popular Chinese apps, lost more than $7 billion from its operations last year. One reason was heavy investment in research and development and in...
TSMC Reports Better-Than-Expected Revenue Despite Chip Industry’s Slowdown
Amazon Cancels Scout Delivery Robot
Judge Puts Trial on Hold for Twitter and Musk
Stay in the know
Receive a summary of the day's top tech news—distilled into one email.
Access on the go
View stories on our mobile app and tune into our weekly podcast.
Join live video Q&A’s
Deep-dive into topics like startups and autonomous vehicles with our top reporters and other executives.
Enjoy a clutter-free experience
Read without any banner ads.
Recent Popular Stories
Org Charts crypto
FTX Org Charts: Inside Sam Bankman-Fried’s Crypto Empire
Exclusive e-commerce amazon
Meta’s Abandoned Shopping Cart: How Mark Zuckerberg’s Commerce Plans Went Wrong
Exclusive culture electric vehicles
Tesla Makes Cash, Not Stock, the Default for Many Employees’ Compensation Awards