By Wendy Shore on March 31, 2021

IA in the News: Facebook, Google and Twitter CEO’s grilled by US Congress over spread of disinformation

The CEOs of tech giants Facebook, Google and Twitter faced some tough questions in the US Congress on Thursday as they appeared in a virtual hearing held by the Energy and Commerce Committee and two Senate subcommittees over the proliferation of disinformation on their social media platforms.

The hearing was announced in February, over a month after the riot in which Trump supporters stormed the Capitol Building while lawmakers were attempting to tally votes for the US presidential election.


Published by Wendy Shore March 31, 2021