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Opinion

Haggling over the price of news

Google and Facebook are fighting a move to force them to pay for Australian news. Tim Dwyer examines the motivations and implications of the issue.

Opinion

Social media giants enabled Trump chaos

Facebook and Twitter temporarily locked Donald Trump’s accounts after a mob he incited stormed the Capitol in an attempt to overturn an election result. They could have acted earlier, and are complicit in stoking the fire, argues Timothy Graham.

Opinion

Hashtag warriors a second front in Victoria's coronavirus war

As Victoria wrestled with its recent lockdown, a ferocious battle played out on Twitter between supporters and opponents of the Andrews Government approach. A team of researchers has unpicked the hashtag trends behind the campaigns for social media hearts and minds.