Sheila Dang

Recent articles by Sheila Dang

Twitter convenes a team to prepare for Capitol riot anniversary

Twitter convenes a team to prepare for Capitol riot anniversary

To address any harmful content that may appear.
Jan 6 2022 9:38AM
Twitter acquires Slack-like company Quill

Twitter acquires Slack-like company Quill

To improve messaging tools.
Dec 8 2021 6:52AM
Facebook whistleblower says transparency needed to fix social media ills

Facebook whistleblower says transparency needed to fix social media ills

Urges deeper investigation.
Dec 6 2021 1:26PM
Twitter debuts new ad features, revamped algorithm

Twitter debuts new ad features, revamped algorithm

Ahead of ecommerce push.
Oct 13 2021 6:51AM
Maintenance error caused Facebook's six-hour outage

Maintenance error caused Facebook's six-hour outage

Undisclosed command triggered meltdown.
Oct 6 2021 7:01AM
AWS to proactively remove more content that violates rules from cloud service

AWS to proactively remove more content that violates rules from cloud service

Renews debate over power of tech companies to restrict free speech.
Sep 6 2021 6:59AM
Instagram to require users to share their birthday

Instagram to require users to share their birthday

Amid youth safety push.
Aug 31 2021 6:48AM
Twitter partners with AP, Reuters to battle misinformation on its site

Twitter partners with AP, Reuters to battle misinformation on its site

To more quickly provide credible information.
Aug 3 2021 12:35PM
Twitter launches competition to find biases in its image-cropping algorithm

Twitter launches competition to find biases in its image-cropping algorithm

After earlier research uncovered issues.
Aug 2 2021 6:40AM
Apple goes to battle with Spotify in premium podcast push

Apple goes to battle with Spotify in premium podcast push

A market it popularised but didn't monetise.
Apr 21 2021 6:13AM
Google won't use other web tracking tools after phasing out cookies

Google won't use other web tracking tools after phasing out cookies

From within its Chrome browser.
Mar 4 2021 10:15AM
Mobile ad companies form alliance to prepare for Apple privacy changes

Mobile ad companies form alliance to prepare for Apple privacy changes

Will affect how advertising works on iPhones.
Feb 18 2021 12:06PM
Microsoft's rescue attempt of TikTok endears old company to new generation

Microsoft's rescue attempt of TikTok endears old company to new generation

But downloads of TikTok alternatives are already spiking.
Aug 5 2020 11:28AM
Google bans ads on coronavirus conspiracy theory content

Google bans ads on coronavirus conspiracy theory content

That goes against scientific consensus.
Jul 20 2020 6:23AM
Google's US ad revenue to take a hit due to pandemic

Google's US ad revenue to take a hit due to pandemic

According to eMarketer numbers.
Jun 23 2020 9:55AM
AT&T names new CEO as Trump gloats over changes at CNN owner

AT&T names new CEO as Trump gloats over changes at CNN owner

Outgoing chief to remain chairman until 2021.
Apr 27 2020 1:25PM

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