Handbrakes used to have a real function outside of sick bootlegger's turns, back decades ago when car brakes weren't terribly reliable and you did need a last-resort emergency brake. But federal regulations improving car brakes have made that function a relic of the past, so it's no surprise that, increasingly,...

The astonishing scope of election interference on the world's biggest social platforms came glaringly to light following the 2016 presidential election. The issue is hardly resolved, so it should not come as a surprise that Facebook has created a team--and a room--dedicated to weeding out disinformation in the run-up to...