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Trump launches website to connect with followers on eve of big Facebook decision

President Donald Trump on Tuesday launched a new way to communicate with his followers, on the eve of a decision by Facebook’s oversight board about…

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Chelsea Clinton calls on Facebook to ban Tucker Carlson

Chelsea Clinton is calling on Facebook to ban Fox News host Tucker Carlson from the platform following a surge in online engagement with a post…

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Texas bill could send parents to prison for providing gender-affirming care

The measure would redefine child abuse to include parents who consent to hormone therapy and puberty blockers for their transgender children. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/texas-bill-could-send-parents-prison-providing-gender-affirming-care-n1264060 Droolin’ Dog…

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TikTok bans some Myanmar accounts to limit the reach of violent videos

TikTok is banning accounts from Myanmar that post violent videos, but it comes long after other sites took action. Source: https://www.engadget.com/tiktok-bans-myanmar-accounts-over-violent-videos-222149445.html Proactive Computing found this…

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Exclusive: YouTube removed 30,000 videos with COVID misinformation

YouTube has taken down more than 30,000 videos that made misleading or false claims about COVID-19 vaccines over the last six months, YouTube spokesperson Elena…

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Twitter bans right-wing activist group Project Veritas

Twitter has once again taken action against a group for violating its rules, although this time the circumstances are very different. The New York Times…

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Twitter Blocks Hundreds of Accounts Tied to Protests by Farmers in India

Twitter has blocked the accounts of at least 500 people and groups involved in the current protests by farmers in India at the request of…

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Twitter reveals Birdwatch to allow users to identify potentially misleading information

Twitter is rolling out a new community-based approach to helping control misinformation called Birdwatch. Twitter says the service came as part of its desire to…

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Why Twitter banned President Trump

Twitter permanently banned the U.S. president Friday, taking a dramatic step to limit Trump’s ability to communicate with his followers. That decision, made in light…

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Spitting Image creator speaks out after series is pulled from US TV broadcast

‘In America there’s a superficial politeness to this country of people who’ve all got guns,’ said Roger Law Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/spitting-image-nbc-roger-law-britbox-election-trump-b1391900.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Facebook’s QAnon debunk initiative glitches, accidentally sends users to conspiracy theory information

<p>Twitter, YouTube, and TikTok have all also taken action against QAnon</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/facebook-qanon-ban-glitch-b1221683.html Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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TikTok is back in Pakistan following ban due to ‘unlawful content’

Pakistan is removing its ban on TikTok, albeit with conditions. The country’s Telecommunication Authority has cleared the social video app after TikTok promised it would…

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Facebook bans Holocaust denial, distortion posts

Facebook is banning posts that deny or distort the Holocaust and will start directing people to authoritative sources if they search for information about the…

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Former Facebook employee exposes its inability to stop misinformation

A 6,600-word memo written by fired Facebook data scientist Sophie Zhang shows how widespread political misinformation campaigns are on the platform — and how little…

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China is censoring Hollywood’s imagination

China’s economic carrots and sticks are putting pressure on Hollywood to produce films that might soar in the country’s box office — and avoid those…

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Covid Is Accelerating a Global Censorship Crisis

Autocracies and democracies alike are suppressing information within their borders, which will affect public health and security around the world. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/opinion-covid-is-accelerating-a-global-censorship-crisis/ Proactive Computing found…

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Twitter removes video Eric Trump tweeted

Twitter has yanked a video that Eric Trump tweeted on Wednesday night, citing copyright violations. The video showed the faces of President Donald Trump and…

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YouTube removes record number of videos as human moderators replaced by AI

YouTube’s automated filters were less reliable than human moderators, but the company ‘accepted a lower level of accuracy; to ensure harmful content was removed Source:…

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Facebook has removed 7 million posts for coronavirus misinformation

If it seems like there’s a lot of misinformation about the coronavirus pandemic on Facebook, that’s because there is: Between April and June, the social…

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Google will ban coronavirus conspiracy ads to fight misinformation

Google is amping up its fight against coronavirus—related misinformation by banning ads that “[contradict] authoritative scientific consensus” about the pandemic. That means websites and apps…

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Facebook removes accounts linked to disgraced former Trump adviser Roger Stone

Several pages commented on posts from others in the network ‘to make it appear more popular than it is’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/facebook-removes-accounts-linked-to-disgraced-former-trump-adviser-roger-stone-a9609121.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Conservatives flock to a free speech social media app — which has started banning liberal users

Many of Parler’s users have voiced their disapproval of how mainstream platforms such as Facebook and Twitter moderate content. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/conservatives-flock-free-speech-social-media-app-which-has-started-n1232844 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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