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Trump's social media mentions have plummeted by 91% since he was banned by Facebook and Twitter

Trump reacted furiously to news that Facebook had extended his ban. Getty Social media chatter about Donald Trump has plummeted since he was banned from Facebook and Twitter. Facebook this week confirmed that their ban of the former president has been extended. The former president has launched a new "communications" website in a bid to gain more attention. See more stories on Insider's business page. Social media chatter about former President Donald Trump has fallen by around 91% sin...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Politics, News, Trends, Washington Dc, Donald Trump, Trump, Capitol, Twitter Trump, Twitter and Facebook, Jason Miller, Newswhip, Thomas Colson, Facebook and Twitter Facebook, Facebook s Oversight Board


10 Things in Politics: Cheney goes down swinging in Trump fight

Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics, your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:Rep. Liz Cheney torched Trump and fellow Republicans who refuse to acknowledge he lostThere's a reason you might be having a hard time finding chicken wings, diapers, or a new carTrump's absence from the Virginia GOP's governor r...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Asia, Post, New York, Congress, California, Washington Post, White House, Virginia, India, US, Trends, European Union, Joe Biden, Nasa


6 things you should know about the Facebook Oversight Board

Facebook’s quasi-independent Oversight Board on May 5, 2021, upheld the company’s suspension of former President Donald Trump from the platform and Instagram. The decision came four months after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg banned Trump “indefinitely” for his role in inciting the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol. The board chastised Facebook for failing to either set an end date for the suspension or permanently ban Trump and gave the social media company six months to resolve the matter. What is...
Tags: Startups, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Donald Trump, Trump, Oversight Board, Facebook Oversight Board


10 things in tech you need to know today

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.Let's get started.1. Facebook's Oversight Board issued a scathing criticism of the company. The board upheld the platform's suspension of Donald Trump but asked Facebook to review the decision, saying Facebook "seeks to avoid its responsibilities" by asking the board to resolve the case. More on the board's decision.2. Two att...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Spacex, Newsletter, Trends, Tech, Walmart, Bill Gates, Bill, Jeff Bezos, Donald Trump, Melinda Gates, Honest Company, Jason Fried, Newsletters, Jessica Alba


Facebook pushes back advertising meetings after Oversight Board ruling

Hi and welcome to Insider Advertising for May 6. I'm senior advertising reporter Lauren Johnson, and here's what's going on:Facebook's Trump decision.Bain Capital eyes Kantar PR spinoff.The WarnerMedia execs leading the upfronts.If this email was forwarded to you, sign up here for your daily insider's guide to advertising and media.Tips, comments, suggestions? Drop me a line at [email protected] or on Twitter at @LaurenJohnson. Facebook CEOP Mark Zuckerberg in New Yor...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Media, La, New York City, Advertising, Newsletter, Trends, Kantar, Warner Bros, Hulu, Bain Capital, WPP, Bain, Trump


Facebook’s ‘Neighborhoods’ looks a whole lot like Nextdoor

Facebook is launching a new feature today to help you keep in touch with your local community: Neighborhoods. It’s essentially the social network’s take on dedicated community social network appslike Nextdoor. You’ll have to be 18 years or older to join, as well as confirm your neighborhood (the app gives you the option of a few nearby locations). The company gives you the option of adding “interests, favorite places, and a bio” so your neighbors can get to know you. The announcement post also n...
Tags: Startups, Facebook, Insider, Plugged


59 thoughtful gifts for your wife, from sweet personalized items to romantic grand gestures

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. AUrate Thoughtful gifts for your wife are key, whether it's for a birthday, anniversary, or just because. We rounded up unique gift ideas for her, whether you want a grand gesture or a personalized memento. Looking for more gift ideas? Check out all of Insider Reviews' gift guides here. Putting extra care into picking out thoughtful gifts for your wife shows her just how how special she is and ...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Europe, Nordstrom, Gift Guide, Japan, London, Instagram, Shopping, Disney, Trends, Gifts, Aclu, Patagonia


Should the US government force Facebook to host speech?

Lol no.This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Facebook
Tags: Startups, Facebook, Politics, Opinion, US, Social Media, Tech, United States


Peloton has recalled its Tread+ running machine. There are 2 ways it's different from other treadmills and potentially more dangerous, according to US regulators.

Peloton's $4,295 Tread+. Peloton Peloton recalled its treadmills on Wednesday amid pressure from US regulators to do so. The recall comes after a child died and others were injured while using its $4,295 Tread+ machine. Regulators said they were examining potential safety risks with the design of the machine's base and running belt. See more stories on Insider's business page. Peloton issued a voluntary recall of its two treadmills on Wednesday after coming under intense scrut...
Tags: Facebook, Fitness, Safety, US, Trends, Retail, John Foley, CPSC, Peloton, William Wallace, US Consumer Product Safety Commission, Home Fitness, Peloton Peloton, Peloton Tread, Tread, Mary Hanbury


Mark Meadows says Facebook's Trump decision is 'a sad day for America,' and will make the GOP more likely to support breaking up big tech companies

Doug Mills/Getty Images Mark Meadows lamented the Facebook Oversight Board's decision Wednesday. The former Trump chief of staff said the ban is "a sad day for America." Meadows also indicated Trump's ban will make Republicans more likely to support anti-trust bills. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows decried the Facebook Oversight Board's decision Wednesday morning to uphold former President Donald Trump's ban....
Tags: Facebook, Politics, Congress, America, Trends, Gop, Fox News, Capitol Hill, Donald Trump, Trump, Brian Stelter, BILL HEMMER, The Board, Meadows, Mark Meadows, Oversight Board


Facebook's final decision whether to ban Trump could end up back with the Oversight Board

Most Americans blame President Donald Trump for the Capitol siege, with less than one-fifth saying he's blameless for the violence, according to a new Insider poll. Mandel Ngan/Getty Images The Facebook Oversight Board could be reviewing a Trump ban again. The Board upheld Facebook's initial suspension of Trump, but told the social network to review the ban within 6 months. The board told reporters that Facebook may refer its final decision back to the board. See more stories on ...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, News, Trends, Speed, Suspension, Donald Trump, Trump, Board, Capitol, Facebook Twitter, Tech Insider, Alex Heath, Oversight Board, Kelly McLaughlin, Facebook Oversight Board


Facebook's Oversight Board issued a scathing criticism of the company for avoiding its responsibilities in suspending Trump with an 'arbitrary penalty'

Donald Trump Mark Zuckerberg Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty The Oversight Board upheld Facebook's suspension of Donald Trump but asked Facebook to review the decision. It also said Facebook "seeks to avoid its responsibilities" by asking the board to resolve the case. The criticism is notable since Facebook created the board to review content moderation decisions. See more stories on Insider's business page. Facebook's Oversight Board on Wednesday uphe...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, News, Trends, Social Media, Donald Trump, Trump, Board, US Capitol, Cambridge Analytica, Wednesday Facebook, Tech Insider, Oversight Board, Brittany Kaiser, Katie Canales, Facebook s Oversight Board


Facebook Oversight Board upholds ban on Donald Trump’s accounts, for now

Facebook’s Oversight Board has upheld the platform’s decision to ban Donald Trump‘s accounts, but says the company broke its own rules by imposing an indefinite suspension. Trump’s Facebook and Instagram accounts were suspended indefinitely in the wake of the US Capitol riots over fears that he would use the platforms to encourage further violence. The social network had already blocked Trump from posting for 24 hours, but then extended the ban until at least Joe Biden replaced him as president ...
Tags: Startups, Facebook, Instagram, Joe Biden, Donald Trump, Insider, Trump, US Capitol, Facebook 's Oversight Board, Facebook Oversight Board, Trump 's Facebook


'Robinhood isn't democratizing investing': 6 markets experts break down why Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger were right to trash the trading app

Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, and vice chairman Charlie Munger. JOHANNES EISELE/AFP via Getty Images Billionaire investor Warren Buffett and his right-hand man Charlie Munger have slammed Robinhood. The online brokerage hit back, saying everyday investors deserve equal access to the markets. Markets experts say investment success is more easily achieved by practicing buy-and-hold investing. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Robinhood thi...
Tags: Google, Facebook, US, Trends, Reddit, Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, Robinhood, Gamestop, Buffett, Robert Johnson, Justin Sullivan Getty, David Morrison, Munger, Charlie Munger, Alexander Voigt


Warren Buffett warned newbie investors, touted tech stocks, and dashed acquisition hopes at Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting. Here are the 7 key takeaways.

Warren Buffett. Thomson Reuters Warren Buffett cautioned new stock-pickers that investing isn't a cakewalk.The Berkshire Hathaway CEO said he was probably wrong to trim Apple and sell Costco.Here are the 7 key takeaways from Berkshire's annual meeting this year.See more stories on Insider's business page.Warren Buffett cautioned newbie investors not to get cocky, admitted he was likely wrong to sell Apple and dump Costco, and defended "big tech" valuations at Berkshire Hathaw...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, US, Trends, Treasury, Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, Pacific, Costco, Robinhood, Berkshire, Buffett, Canadian Pacific Railway, Charlie


GOP leaders have turned on Liz Cheney and support replacing her with Trump backer Elise Stefanik

Rep. Liz Cheney speaks during a news conference with House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on July 21, 2020. Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images GOP congressional leaders are moving to oust Rep. Liz Cheney from her powerful role in Congress. Cheney enraged many Republicans by criticizing former President Donald Trump. According to Punchbowl, House GOP leaders support moves to replace her with Rep. Elise Stefanik. See more stories on Insider's business page. Republican leaders are moving...
Tags: Facebook, Utah, Politics, Congress, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, House, News UK, Mitt Romney, Fox News, Republican Party, Republican, Donald Trump, Cheney


Trust is a Must for SMBs Courting E-Commerce Platforms

COVID-19 has forced many SMBs to quickly adapt to online retail channels, sending Shopify’s recent Q4 revenue to record highs as seller demand surged, and pushing Amazon to acquire Selz, a similarly configured e-commerce platform provider. While e-tail hosts like Shopify and Amazon are making it easier than ever for small businesses to transition online, success is far from guaranteed for every small business that makes the switch. In order to thrive, small businesses must find ways to strategic...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Business, Technology, Etsy, Shopify, Eden, Right Now, Shopify Amazon, SMBs Courting E Commerce Platforms, Commerce Platforms


Facebook Oversight Board rules to keep Trump's account suspended but says the company must review its decision in 6 months

Former President Donald Trump at the Conservative Political Action Conference held in the Hyatt Regency on February 28 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images The Facebook Oversight Board ruled to uphold Facebook's suspension of Trump's account. But it said it was inappropriate for Facebook to "impose the indeterminate and standardless penalty." The board said Facebook must review its decision to suspend Trump in six months. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fac...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, News, Trends, Social Media, Donald Trump, New Yorker, Zuckerberg, Trump, Facebook Twitter, Orlando Florida, Donald J Trump, Hyatt Regency, Tech Insider, Mark Zuckerberg Facebook, Oversight Board


Facebook Oversight Board rules to permanently ban Trump's account

President Donald Trump is seen at a rally in Mississippi in 2018. Rogelio V. Solis/AP The Facebook Oversight Board ruled on Wednesday to permanently ban Trump's account. The former president was indefinitely banned from Facebook after the deadly Capitol siege. One source close to Trump told Axios that Facebook is "essential for his future political viability." See more stories on Insider's business page. Facebook's Oversight Board ruled on Wednesday to uphold the social networ...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, News, Mississippi, Trends, Social Media, Donald Trump, Zuckerberg, Trump, Capitol, Facebook Twitter, Donald J Trump, Tech Insider, Oversight Board, Axios, Rogelio V Solis




Signal’s smartass ad exposes Facebook’s creepy data collection

Facebook is notorious for generating creepily personal ads from reams of user data, but most people don’t understand how the system works. Now, an attack ad campaign by Signal has shone some light on the opaque surveillance dragnet. The privacy-focused messaging app tried to buy “multi-variant targeted” ads on Instagram to show what parent company Facebook knows about its users. The campaign aimed to expose how Facebook’s array of services harvest user information to personalize ads. Advertisers...
Tags: Startups, Facebook, Instagram, Signal, Insider, Neural


Facebook Oversight Board upholds Donald Trump’s suspension from the platform

By Brian Fung | CNN Business Facebook can keep blocking former President Donald Trump from using its platform, the social network’s court-like Oversight Board said Wednesday. The landmark move affirms the company’s decision to suspend Trump in January after the US Capitol riots. However, the board said Facebook must review the decision within six months. The decision also applies to Facebook-owned Instagram where Trump has an account. Trump has almost 60 million followers across Facebook and In...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Business, Politics, Technology, News, Instagram, Supreme Court, California News, Sport, Soccer, Donald Trump, Trump, Board, Harvard Law School, Capitol


A supportive wife's detailed Facebook posts led investigators directly to one alleged Capitol riot attendee

Gary Edwards inside the Capitol on January 6. The Justice Department A Capitol riot attendee was charged after his wife's Facebook posts helped investigators find him. In the posts, Lynn Feiler Edwards said her husband carried flags and sang the Star Spangled Banner on Jan. 6. An anonymous tipster took screenshots of the posts and sent them to the FBI, according to court documents. See more stories on Insider's business page. A Pennsylvania man was arrested and charged Tuesday over...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, US, Trends, Fbi, Pennsylvania, Justice Department, Trump, Gary, Capitol, Edwards, Gary Edwards, Insurrection, Ashli Babbitt, Capitol Riot, Capitol Attack


10 things in tech you need to know today

Elaine Thompson/AP Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.Let's get started.1. Bill and Melinda Gates reportedly didn't sign a prenup. With nearly $150 billion at stake, they will split their property according to a "separation contract" they've agreed to instead. Bill Gates is the fourth-richest person in the world; here are 11 facts that show just how wealthy he really is.2. A Silicon Valley realtor said the exodus from th...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Spacex, Elon Musk, Florida, Washington, Newsletter, Trends, Tech, Tesla, Bill Gates, San Diego, Silicon Valley, Toyota, Bill, Seattle


10 Things in Politics: Trump's a blogger now

Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics, your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:Trump went back to the past to find his online futureThe top House Republican tore into Rep. Liz Cheney when he thought he was off the airThe Justice Department must turn over a secret memo Barr used to clear TrumpOne thing to look out for t...
Tags: Facebook, Utah, New York, Obama, Congress, Washington Post, Washington, White House, Russia, Israel, US, Newsletter, Trends, Joe Biden, Ap, Getty Images


With few GOP allies left, Ted Cruz takes refuge at Mar-a-Lago with his former enemy Trump

Ted Cruz and Donald Trump. AP Sen. Ted Cruz and former President Donald Trump had dinner together Tuesday night. Trump and Cruz spent years at each other's throats, but Cruz became an ally with Trump in office. They face political roadblocks that may have pushed them toward a politically expedient alignment. Sign up for our daily newsletter 10 Things in Politics You Need to Know Today. Politics makes for strange bedfellows - and dinner companions.On Tuesday night, Sen. Ted Cruz of Te...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, Texas, Jimmy Kimmel, Supreme Court, Congress, Washington Post, Senate, America, Barack Obama, Trends, Analysis, Gop, Ted Cruz, New York Times, John F Kennedy


With few GOP allies left, Ted Cruz takes refuge at Mar-a-Lago with his former enemy President Trump

Ted Cruz and Donald Trump. AP Sen. Ted Cruz and former President Donald Trump had dinner together on Tuesday night. Trump and Cruz spent years at each other's throats, but Cruz became a loyal ally to Trump during his impeachment. Both face potential roadblocks in their political careers right now, which may have pushed them toward a cynical but politically expedient alignment. See more stories on Insider's business page. Politics makes for strange bedfellows - and dinner companion...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, Texas, Jimmy Kimmel, Supreme Court, Obama, Congress, Washington Post, Senate, Court, America, Trends, Analysis, Gop, Ted Cruz, Jfk


With few GOP allies, Ted Cruz took refuge at Mar-a-Lago with former President Trump

Ted Cruz and Donald Trump. AP Sen. Ted Cruz and former President Donald Trump had dinner together on Tuesday night. Trump and Cruz spent years at each other's throats, but Cruz became a loyal ally to Trump during his impeachment. Both face potential roadblocks in their political careers right now, which may have pushed them toward each other. See more stories on Insider's business page. Politics make strange bedfellows - and dinner companions. On Tuesday night, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, Texas, Jimmy Kimmel, Supreme Court, Obama, Congress, Washington Post, Court, America, Trends, Analysis, Gop, Ted Cruz, Jfk, Donald Trump







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