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Facebook purges more than 500 Russian-led disinformation pages

3 days ago   |   Engadget   |   6 articles

"Coordinated Inauthentic Behavior" is such an anodyne way of describing weaponizing information to poison attitudes and democracies. That's the euphemism that Facebook is...
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YouTube searches for 'RBG' led to slew of bogus conspiracy videos

7 days ago   |   Engadget

As much as YouTube has done to counter hoaxes and fake news in its searches, it still has room for improvement. The Washington Post discovered that "more than half" of...
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Recommended Reading: The best of 2018

29 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Surface Go is Microsoft's big bet on a tiny-computer future Lauren Goode, Wired We're taking a look back at the most popular Recommended Reading stories of the year this week...
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Facebook will send policy VP to testify in UK instead of Zuckerberg

1 month ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Facebook might have turned down the UK parliament's request for Mark Zuckerberg to testify, but it will be sending someone in his place. The government's Digital, Culture...
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Mark Zuckerberg refuses to testify in the UK yet again

2 monthes ago   |   Engadget

Mark Zuckerberg has yet again rebuked a UK parliamentary request for him to testify. An international committee had called for the Facebook CEO to appear before it later this...
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Twitter's new midterm election page already includes fake news

2 monthes ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

Today, Twitter rolled out a new page focused on the US midterm elections, and on it, users can view supposedly relevant tweets through two tabs - "Latest" and "Top Commentary...
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Facebook removed 82 fake accounts and Pages linked to Iran

2 monthes ago   |   Engadget   |   4 articles

Facebook has taken down dozens of additional Pages originating from Iran that it says were engaged in inauthentic behavior. Posting about political topics such as race...
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US targets individual Russians in fight against election interference

2 monthes ago   |   Engadget

The US isn't limited to fighting election interference campaigns on its own soil. The New York Times has learned that Cyber Command is conducting the country's first known...
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Fake news is down on Facebook in the US and France, say three studies

3 monthes ago   |   Engadget

Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook have not had a great year. From being called in front of Congress to getting lashed by the media for its appalling handling of user data, the...
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Inside Facebook's 'war room' is a battle for public trust

3 monthes ago   |   Engadget   |   8 articles

The internet has a misinformation problem. Symptoms include fake news, election interference, hate speech, trolling - it goes by many names. It's become increasingly clear over...
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If you're looking for the best all-in-one printer money can buy in 2019, then you've come to the right place. In this list, we have gathered together the very best all-in-one... Read more ...