Elections

Twitter To Improve Election Transparency With Digital Badges

21 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

Twitter will attempt improving election transparency during the upcoming midterms in the United States with digital badges attached to most profiles belonging to a candidate...
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Twitter is adding a special badge for electoral candidates this year

1 day ago   |   WMPoweruser

Twitter is taking steps to combat misinformation on its platform after falling under scrutiny about the spread of fake news and bot accounts at the US general election in 2016...
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Leaked Facebook documents show its shifting hate speech policies

2 days ago   |   Engadget

Over the last year or so, Facebook's public statements have reflected the ongoing process of its moderation policies, both when it comes to election fraud and the even...
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Twitter will give political candidates a special badge during U.S. midterm elections

Twitter will give political candidates a special badge during U.S. midterm elections

2 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   4 articles

Ahead of 2018 U.S. midterm elections, Twitter is taking a visible step to combat the spread of misinformation on its famously chaotic platform. In a blog post this week , the...
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T-Mobile says ex-Trump campaign manager advising on Sprint merger

2 days ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - T-Mobile US said it is getting advice on its proposed $26 billion merger with Sprint Corp from a lobbying firm whose staff includes several members of President...
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Twitter introduces new US election candidate labels & launches its Political Campaigning Policy

2 days ago   |   Marketing Land   |   4 articles

Starting May 30, qualifying candidates will have access to labels confirming their candidacy and campaign details.
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Facebook's new political ad rules could upend June 5th primaries

Facebook's new political ad rules could upend June 5th primaries

2 days ago   |   The Verge   |   3 articles

Facebook introduced new disclosure rules for political advertisements this week designed to block bad actors from meddling in elections. But in the meantime, the rules are...
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Study shows that electoral outcomes affect the way we treat other people

2 days ago   |   Phys.org

After the unexpected results of the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, the way Americans treat each other changed as a function of their party affiliation, a new study by Celia...
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Facebook gave 4 reasons why it's ready to lose money and credibility to continue running political adverts

Facebook gave 4 reasons why it's ready to lose money and credibility to continue running political adverts

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook has given four reasons why it is not going to ban political advertising anytime soon. The company made the decision despite CEO Mark Zuckerberg admitting that it will...
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Twitter initiates its new campaign ad policy

3 days ago   |   Engadget   |   6 articles

Social media became a battleground in the 2016 election with bot accounts pushing fake news and tons of advertising trying to influence US voters. In the lead-up to the 2018...
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