Facebook Deletes Hundreds of Fake News Pages Linked to Russian News Agency Sputnik
Thursday, 17 January 2019 Facebook announced that it has removed hundreds of pages “for engaging in coordinated inauthentic behavior” as part of a disinformation campaign being run by employees of Russian news outlet Sputnik. The stunning announcement, made early Thursday, revealed that Facebook has removed 364 pages — boasting 790,000 followers and $135,000 in ad buys between them — […]
Facebook may take steps to remove misleading anti-vaccine information from its social media platform. Geek.com reports the company is still having issues with fake news spreading on its site. Recently,..
Facebook is cracking down on political influencers. Once again the social media network has banned a multitude of fake accounts that were attemptin to influence politics in Moldova. The social network..
LONDON (AP) — A British government-commissioned report is calling for a regulator to oversee online platforms such as Facebook and Google to help weed out... Seattle Times Also reported by •SeattlePI.com