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Facebook backs election integrity, AI initiatives in Germany

5 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Facebook has launched German initiatives to defend election integrity and examine the ethics of artificial intelligence , its operations chief said on Sunday, seeking to...
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Facebook launches petition feature, its next battlefield

Facebook launches petition feature, its next battlefield

5 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   4 articles

Gather a mob and Facebook will now let you make political demands. Tomorrow Facebook will encounter a slew of fresh complexities with the launch of Community Actions, its News...
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Stung by criticism, Facebook's Sandberg outlines new plans to tackle misinformation

8 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Stung by criticism of its widely reported role as a platform capable of spreading disinformation and being used by state actors to skew democratic elections, Facebook's COO...
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DNC claims Russians launched more phishing attacks after midterms

1 day ago   |   Engadget

The New York Times cites court documents filed by the Democratic National Committee that said it believes a Russian group launched a hacking attempt against it after last...
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D.N.C. Says It Was Targeted Again by Russian Hackers After '18 Election

1 day ago   |   NY Times

In new filings submitted late Thursday, the Democratic National Committee, whose computers were breached in 2016, said it was on the receiving end of a so-called spearphishing...
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Facebook Will Soon Pay For Its Privacy Sins; As FTC Prepares "Record-Setting" Fine

2 days ago   |   Android Headlines

US regulators have apparently been discussing a "record-setting" fine against Facebook for its lack of privacy protection. According to reports out of The Washington Post , the...
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Technology near for real-time TV political fact checks

2 days ago   |   Phys.org

A Duke University team expects to have a product available for election year that will allow television networks to offer real-time fact checks onscreen when a politician makes...
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Vancouver discusses charging Uber, Lyft ‘mobility fees'

Vancouver discusses charging Uber, Lyft ‘mobility fees'

3 days ago   |   MobileSyrup

The City of Vancouver is discussing whether ride-hailing companies, like Uber and Lyft, should be charged mobility fees, or taxes, on top of what companies already charge...
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Facebook finds and kills another 512 Kremlin-linked fake accounts

Facebook finds and kills another 512 Kremlin-linked fake accounts

3 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   6 articles

Two years on from the U.S. presidential election , Facebook continues to have a major problem with Russian disinformation being megaphoned via its social tools. In a blog post...
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Orient Electic introduces India's first IoT-enabled Aeroslim ceiling fan

3 days ago   |   The Mobile Indian

The smart fan comes with a price tag of Rs 7790 and it is available for purchase from major retail stores across the country.
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