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Orwellian Tactics: Facebook and Twitter Tighten Censorship Against Conservatism

Social media platforms like Facebook are rapidly banning pro-Trump and conservative content from their platforms after the Capitol break-in. Facebook has announced that it...

A Disconcerting Look at Big Tech’s Influence on the Biden Team

While many Biden supporters are celebrating his potential presidency come Jan. 20, others are increasingly concerned about his ties with "Big Tech." It is...

A Secret AI Bot War Is Happening Right Under Your Nose

Thousands of AI (artificial intelligence) bots crawl the Internet every second for purposes that range from collecting pricing information from competing e-commerce retailers to...

China Fueling Deforestation in Brazil

China accounts for almost 20 percent of the global population. To feed its growing middle class, China relies on imports from countries like Brazil....

The Case for Why Tech Monopoly Needs to Be Broken

A free market can only exist if it harbors a sufficient number of competitors. When a single company gains an absolute majority over the...

When a Powerful Few Control the Many: Monopolies in the American Economy

A monopoly is an economic situation in which a seller, or group of sellers, acts jointly to control markets. In the U.S., three corporations...

Thrashed by Competition, Amazon Shuts Down Domestic Marketplace in China

Global e-commerce giant Amazon has announced that it will be shutting down its domestic marketplace in China. Amazon apparently could not compete with local...

Amazon Alexa Records Everything and Throws Privacy Out the Window

Many people have bought into the Amazon Echo and Alexa craze, setting them up eagerly in their homes. Unfortunately, the vast majority of people...

Amazon’s Facial Recognition Comes Under Scrutiny

With FBI and other intelligence agencies increasing their use of facial recognition surveillance, various human rights groups have come forward and asked tech companies...

Google Fined $2.71 Billion for Unfair Practices

Google was recently slapped with a $2.71 billion fine by the European Commission's antitrust comity. Google allegedly used unfair means to gain an advantage over...

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