Marmite maker Unilever threatens to pull ads from Facebook and Google

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian One of world’s biggest advertisers says it will avoid platforms that ‘create division’ Unilever has threatened to withdraw its advertising from online platforms such as Facebook and Google if they fail to eradicate content which “create division in society and Läs mer…

Is Facebook for old people? Over-55s flock in as the young leave

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Facebook Is Facebook for old people? Over-55s flock in as the young leave A forecast 700,000 UK teenagers and young adults will leave the social media site in 2018 Mark Sweney @marksweney Email Mon 12 Feb 2018 00.00 EST Share Läs mer…

YouTube: we’ve found no evidence of Russian interference in Brexit vote

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech YouTube has said it had found no evidence of Russian interference in the Brexit referendum, but promised MPs it would conduct further investigations at a UK parliamentary committee hearing with social media company executives in Washington on Thursday. Juniper Läs mer…

Twitter makes first quarterly profit in its history

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Twitter has posted its first quarterly profit in the company’s near 12-year history, although a clampdown on fake accounts meant it lost users in the US. The San Francisco-based social network, which went public five years ago, made a Läs mer…

Twitter and Pornhub ban ‘deepfake’ face-swap porn videos

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Artificial intelligence (AI) Twitter and Pornhub ban ‘deepfake’ face-swap porn videos Films depicting celebrities’ faces superimposed on to adult film actors using AI also banned from Gfycat, but not Reddit Alex Hern @alexhern Wed 7 Feb 2018 05.38 EST Last Läs mer…

Sterling K. Brown Answered Your Biggest This Is Us Questions With GIFs of Himself

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Fake news sharing in US is a rightwing thing, says study

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Facebook Fake news sharing in US is a rightwing thing, says study University of Oxford project finds Trump supporters consume largest volume of ‘junk news’ on Facebook and Twitter Alex Hern @alexhern Tue 6 Feb 2018 04.59 EST Last modified Läs mer…

‘Never get high on your own supply’ – why social media bosses don’t use social media

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Mark Zuckerberg doesn’t use Facebook like you or me. The 33-year-old chief executive has a team of 12 moderators dedicated to deleting comments and spam from his page, according to Bloomberg. He has a “handful” of employees who help Läs mer…

Twitter admits far more Russian bots posted on election than it had disclosed

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Twitter Twitter admits far more Russian bots posted on election than it had disclosed Company says it removed more than 50,000 accounts and reported them to investigators, marking latest upward revision of figures Jon Swaine @jonswaine Fri 19 Jan Läs mer…