Fake news inquiry calls for social media levy to defend democracy

ΤΣΕΚΑΡΕ ΤΙΣ ΤΕΛΕΥΤΑΙΕΣ ΠΡΟΣΦΟΡΕΣ ΜΑΣ ΚΑΝΟΝΤΑΣ ΚΛΙΚ ΕΔΩ Πηγή Author: Natasha Lomas A UK parliamentary committee which has been running a multi-month investigation into the impact of online disinformation on …

It’s official: Brexit campaign broke the law — with social media’s help

ΤΣΕΚΑΡΕ ΤΙΣ ΤΕΛΕΥΤΑΙΕΣ ΠΡΟΣΦΟΡΕΣ ΜΑΣ ΚΑΝΟΝΤΑΣ ΚΛΙΚ ΕΔΩ Πηγή Author: Natasha Lomas The UK’s Electoral Commission has published the results of a near nine-month-long investigation into Brexit referendum spending and …

Facebook under fresh political pressure as UK watchdog calls for “ethical pause” of ad ops

ΤΣΕΚΑΡΕ ΤΙΣ ΤΕΛΕΥΤΑΙΕΣ ΠΡΟΣΦΟΡΕΣ ΜΑΣ ΚΑΝΟΝΤΑΣ ΚΛΙΚ ΕΔΩ Πηγή Author: Natasha Lomas The UK’s privacy watchdog revealed yesterday that it intends to fine Facebook the maximum possible (£500k) under the country’s …

Zuckerberg didn’t make any friends in Europe today

ΤΣΕΚΑΡΕ ΤΙΣ ΤΕΛΕΥΤΑΙΕΣ ΠΡΟΣΦΟΡΕΣ ΜΑΣ ΚΑΝΟΝΤΑΣ ΚΛΙΚ ΕΔΩ Πηγή Author: Natasha Lomas Speaking in front of EU lawmakers today Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg namechecked the GDPR’s core principles of “control, …

Europe eyeing bot IDs, ad transparency and blockchain to fight fakes

ΤΣΕΚΑΡΕ ΤΙΣ ΤΕΛΕΥΤΑΙΕΣ ΠΡΟΣΦΟΡΕΣ ΜΑΣ ΚΑΝΟΝΤΑΣ ΚΛΙΚ ΕΔΩ Πηγή Author: Natasha Lomas European Union lawmakers want online platforms to come up with their own systems to identify bot accounts. This …

What we learned from Facebook’s latest data misuse grilling

ΤΣΕΚΑΡΕ ΤΙΣ ΤΕΛΕΥΤΑΙΕΣ ΠΡΟΣΦΟΡΕΣ ΜΑΣ ΚΑΝΟΝΤΑΣ ΚΛΙΚ ΕΔΩ Πηγή Author: Natasha Lomas Facebook’s CTO Mike Schroepfer has just undergone almost five hours of often forensic and frequently awkward questions from members …