'Disappointing' Zuckerberg meeting fails to yield results, say Facebook boycott organizers

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Civil rights groups say company did not commit to concrete plan to address hate speech and misinformation Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, above, and Sheryl Sandberg met with members of Läs mer…

'It's hitting their pockets': a lead organizer on the biggest corporate boycott in Facebook's history

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook is facing the biggest corporate boycott in the company’s history. Following a call from advocacy groups working under the umbrella Stop Hate for Profit, more than 300 advertisers Läs mer…

Facebook and WhatsApp pause Hong Kong user data requests

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook and its WhatsApp messaging service have “paused” the processing of government requests for user data in Hong Kong, the company said. WhatsApp is pausing such reviews “pending further Läs mer…

Extend US Facebook boycott to Europe, campaigners urge

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Calls follow Mark Zuckerberg’s dismissal of anti-hate-speech campaign in meeting with staff A growing number of firms have halted advertising on Facebook after criticism that the platform was Läs mer…

New Zealand's Stuff newspaper group joins Facebook boycott as 'experiment'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; New Zealand’s largest newspaper group has temporarily quit Facebook in a bold “experiment” akignment with a global boycott of the social media site, which has been condemned for failing Läs mer…

The Guardian view on Facebook and democracy: real and present danger | Editorial

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Facebook The Guardian view on Facebook and democracy: real and present danger Editorial Political advertising is banned from being broadcast on television or radio. Unless Facebook changes, it Läs mer…

Social media backlash forces Trump to find new ways to spread his message

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump’s campaign manager sent a warning to Twitter last month, weeks after the social media company first took steps to add labels and context to the president’s often Läs mer…

Mark Zuckerberg: advertisers' boycott of Facebook will end 'soon enough'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook We will not change our policies or approach, says Zuckerberg More than 500 companies are protesting against hate speech Mark Zuckerberg: ‘My guess is that all these advertisers Läs mer…

What's wrong with WhatsApp

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The long read What’s wrong with WhatsApp Illustration: Jo Raynsford/Guardian Design As social media has become more inhospitable, the appeal of private online groups has grown. But they hold Läs mer…

Facebook bans extremist 'boogaloo' group from its platforms

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook has banned an extremist anti-government network associated with the term “boogaloo”, a slang word supporters use to refer to a second civil war. Tuesday’s move by Facebook designates Läs mer…

Third of advertisers may boycott Facebook in hate speech revolt

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook ‘Stop Hate for Profit’ campaign gathers momentum as ad boycott spreads outside US Ford and Adidas have joined Honda, Verizon, Diageo and Unilever in announcing their intention to Läs mer…

Verizon pulls ads from Facebook over inaction on hate speech

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Company is the biggest yet to join growing movement to boycott the social network The pressure on Facebook to moderate hate speech has accelerated in recent weeks. Photograph: Läs mer…

Down the rabbit hole: how QAnon conspiracies thrive on Facebook

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Down the rabbit hole: how QAnon conspiracies thrive on Facebook Guardian investigation finds more than 3m aggregate followers and members support QAnon on Facebook, and their numbers are Läs mer…

Facebook Removes Another 900 Accounts Linked to White Supremacy Groups

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook has removed another 900 social media accounts linked to white supremacy groups after members discussed plans to bring weapons to protests over police killings of black people. The Läs mer…

Facebook plans voter turnout push – but will not bar false claims from Trump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Firm aims to help 4 million Americans register to vote but calls Trump’s baseless attacks ‘legitimate debate’ Facebook has said it will help people register to vote and Läs mer…

Not just nipples: how Facebook's AI struggles to detect misinformation

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Automated moderation can be a blunt instrument – as users trying to post an image of Aboriginal men in chains discovered ‘There’s no doubt Facebook has a moderation Läs mer…

Facebook incorrectly removes picture of Aboriginal men in chains because of 'nudity'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook incorrectly removed a post critical of the prime minister’s comments regarding slavery in Australia that featured a photograph of Aboriginal men in neck chains from the late 1800s, Läs mer…

Facebook moderators join criticism of Zuckerberg over Trump stance

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Exclusive: pressure grows on website’s founder over refusal to take down president’s posts Mark Zuckerberg, above, refused to remove posts by Donald Trump that many believed broke Facebook’s Läs mer…