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Startups Weekly: Is Y Combinator’s latest cohort too big?

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Is Europe closing in on an antitrust fix for surveillance technologists?

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Facebook: No, we don’t limit your News Feed to 26 people

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Germany may order Facebook to stop collecting some user data

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What history could tell Mark Zuckerberg

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Facebook is not equipped to stop the spread of authoritarianism

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Facebook defends allowing third parties access to user messages

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Facebook’s got 99 problems but Trump’s latest “bias” tweet ain’t one

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Senate report details Russia’s online meddling in 2016 election

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Facebook tests a live video shopping feature