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Olivia Solon

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Olivia Solon is a tech investigations editor for NBC News in San Francisco.

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Sensitive to claims of bias, Facebook relaxed misinformation rules for conservative pages Sensitive to claims of bias, Facebook relaxed misinformation rules for conservative pages Sensitive to claims of bias, Facebook relaxed misinformation rules for conservative pages
Facebook ignored racial bias research, employees say Facebook ignored racial bias research, employees say Facebook ignored racial bias research, employees say
To fight online child sexual abuse, tech companies turn to a nonprofit startup To fight online child sexual abuse, tech companies turn to a nonprofit startup To fight online child sexual abuse, tech companies turn to a nonprofit startup
Inside the surveillance software tracking child porn offenders across the globe Inside the surveillance software tracking child porn offenders across the globe Inside the surveillance software tracking child porn offenders across the globe
Facial recognition has a new foe: The world's biggest group of computing professionals Facial recognition has a new foe: The world's biggest group of computing professionals Facial recognition has a new foe: The world's biggest group of computing professionals
Months before it starts, Facebook's oversight board is already under fire Months before it starts, Facebook's oversight board is already under fire Months before it starts, Facebook's oversight board is already under fire
Big Tech juggles ethical pledges on facial recognition with corporate interests Big Tech juggles ethical pledges on facial recognition with corporate interests Big Tech juggles ethical pledges on facial recognition with corporate interests
FBI trawled Facebook to arrest protesters for inciting riots, court records show FBI trawled Facebook to arrest protesters for inciting riots, court records show FBI trawled Facebook to arrest protesters for inciting riots, court records show
Apple's app store is suddenly a flashpoint in the Big Tech debate Apple's app store is suddenly a flashpoint in the Big Tech debate Apple's app store is suddenly a flashpoint in the Big Tech debate
'Facebook doesn't care': Activists say accounts removed despite Zuckerberg's free-speech stance 'Facebook doesn't care': Activists say accounts removed despite Zuckerberg's free-speech stance 'Facebook doesn't care': Activists say accounts removed despite Zuckerberg's free-speech stance
Microsoft won't sell facial recognition to police without federal regulation Microsoft won't sell facial recognition to police without federal regulation Microsoft won't sell facial recognition to police without federal regulation
Amazon issues 12-month ban on police use of facial recognition Amazon issues 12-month ban on police use of facial recognition Amazon issues 12-month ban on police use of facial recognition
Police tip lines flooded with video of police violence, memes and K-pop Police tip lines flooded with video of police violence, memes and K-pop Police tip lines flooded with video of police violence, memes and K-pop
iPhone spyware lets police log suspects' passcodes when cracking doesn't work iPhone spyware lets police log suspects' passcodes when cracking doesn't work iPhone spyware lets police log suspects' passcodes when cracking doesn't work
A 'perfect storm' for chaos: Unemployment system's failures were a long time coming A 'perfect storm' for chaos: Unemployment system's failures were a long time coming A 'perfect storm' for chaos: Unemployment system's failures were a long time coming
Facebook says it labeled 50 million pieces of coronavirus misinformation in April Facebook says it labeled 50 million pieces of coronavirus misinformation in April Facebook says it labeled 50 million pieces of coronavirus misinformation in April
Uber and Lyft face landmark lawsuit over gig worker classification Uber and Lyft face landmark lawsuit over gig worker classification Uber and Lyft face landmark lawsuit over gig worker classification
Child sexual abuse images and online exploitation surge during pandemic Child sexual abuse images and online exploitation surge during pandemic Child sexual abuse images and online exploitation surge during pandemic
Death in the age of coronavirus: A daughter fights to say goodbye to her mother Death in the age of coronavirus: A daughter fights to say goodbye to her mother Death in the age of coronavirus: A daughter fights to say goodbye to her mother
Library workers fight for safer working conditions amid coronavirus pandemic Library workers fight for safer working conditions amid coronavirus pandemic Library workers fight for safer working conditions amid coronavirus pandemic
'Adding insult to injury': Couples struggle with IVF cancellations amid coronavirus pandemic 'Adding insult to injury': Couples struggle with IVF cancellations amid coronavirus pandemic 'Adding insult to injury': Couples struggle with IVF cancellations amid coronavirus pandemic