Facebook, Twitter, Google CEOs to defend Section 230 before Senate panel

Getty Images The CEOs of Facebook, Twitter and Google will tell US lawmakers on Wednesday that a federal law that’s helped internet platforms flourish encourages free expression and allows the companies to moderate content. The law, known as Section 230, shields internet companies from liability for content posted by their users. Both Republicans and Democrats have targeted […]

Twitter wants to help voters cast their ballots early

Twitter wants to help voters know their options for casting a ballot this fall. This story is part of Elections 2020, CNET’s coverage of the run-up to voting in November. Anyone in the US who checks Twitter today through the weekend will see a message prompting...