All posts tagged Facebook

Facebook to use postcards in anti-election meddling effort

Published on Technology news – Facebook‘s efforts to prevent people from using its platform to meddle in U.S. politics will rely in part on one very low-tech tool: postcards.

Russian Bots Are Spreading False Information After The Florida Shooting

Published on Technology. It’s known that Russian groups used Facebook and other social media platforms to spread false information during the 2016 election, but now Russian bots are doing the same after the Florida shooting. So, how are tech giants […]

Facebook is sharing Americans’ data with researchers to study income inequality

Published on Neowin. Stanford researchers led by Raj Chetty have been given access to data that Facebook holds on U.S. users. The fact that Facebook is sharing the data is raising questions about user privacy. Read more…

Thai junta pressures Facebook, Line to censor online posts

Published on Reuters: Technology News. BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand’s military government will try to persuade media companies Facebook and Line to comply with court orders to remove content it considers harmful to peace and order, a senior official said Sunday.