Summary: After Trump's incendiary comments led his supporters to attack the Capitol, Google, Apple, and Amazon all removed the social media app Parler from their stores.  Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, today defended the claim that “Parler has a right to exist, full stop.”  “The attempts at bringing down Parler are very worrying. Apple, Google, AWS are ...

After Trump's incendiary comments led his supporters to attack the Capitol, Google, Apple, and Amazon all removed the social media app Parler from their stores.  Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, today defended the claim that “Parler has a right to exist, full stop.”  “The attempts at bringing down Parler are very worrying. Apple, Google, AWS are much more like ‘common infrastructure providers’ than a social media site is,” he tweeted.

By Amy Liu