Reddit and LinkedIn will fix clipboard snooping in their iOS apps

  • July 4, 2020
The clipboard privacy feature in iOS 14 is prompting more major developers to tone down their apps’ nosy behavior. To start, Reddit told The Verge in a statement that it would fix code in its iOS app that copies clipboard data with virtually every ke…

Tech’s overdue reckoning with hate speech still isn’t enough

  • July 1, 2020
This week hasn’t been a very good one for pro-Trump and far-right groups. First, Reddit deactivated “The_Donald” subreddit, among many others, due to repeated incidents of harassment and hate speech. Next, Twitch said it was temporarily suspending th…

Reddit has the chance to chart a new course. Will it?

  • June 10, 2020
The Reddit community is once again demanding change. Fed up with what they see as the company’s inability to deal with racist hate on its platform, a group representing hundreds of moderators, who together oversee some of the site’s most popular comm…