People are looking to governments to protect them against the undemocratic power wielded by internet platforms.
What does it mean when a social network's algorithms favour anonymous groups bearing propaganda and misinformation?
Facebook’s parent company is now called Meta, as part of its move to embrace the metaverse.
What are the disadvantages of individual connectivity at scale?
Facebook is adamant its new “smart glasses” won’t be a privacy nightmare. But it is clearly bidding to normalise the use of wearable tech.
Today’s ruling may inspire many social media account managers to more tightly restrict comments — or, where possible, switch them off completely.
What does Facebook need to do to strengthen enforcement of their community standards to protect persecuted minorities?
Does treating VR only as a gaming technology underestimate its potential impact on society?
This week: we’re back with a breaking news special as Facebook goes nuclear, banning all news from its Australian platform.
This week: reducing the reliance on ad revenue, reducing the reliance on external partners: how big tech companies evolve their business models.
This week: The Social Dilemma, our first movie review on The Future, This Week. We bring in everything we’ve learnt about social media over the past three years.
Facebook's Oculus Quest 2 headset is the latest step in the construction of a 'mirrorworld' built on high-tech surveillance and targeted advertising.