In the aftermath of Brexit in the UK and the success of Pauline Hanson in the Australian Senate elections, racism seems to be a more present threat than ever.
Facebook said Wednesday the number of users of its Messenger application had topped one billion, a key milestone as it seeks to expand the platform to new services.
China has replaced its internet regulator, Lu Wei, the hard-liner responsible for leading the government's efforts to tighten control over domestic cyberspace and export the ruling Communist Party's philosophy of web control.
Twitter and the National Basketball Association announced a deal Tuesday to stream live content, but not games, to users of the social media platform.
Twitter will live stream for free one Major League Baseball game and one NHL game per week under a new deal.