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Representatives for both companies all but ghosted an FEC-hosted discussion about what the platforms are doing to fight misinformation and foreign interference in 2020.
”The size and sophistication of these networks make them weapons of mass destruction for democracy, and right now they are pointed squarely at Europe.”
“While I appreciate Easter eggs, these were inappropriate and should have been removed.”
“I warned you and you did not do enough,” U.K. Home Secretary Sajid Javid told the tech companies at a press conference Monday.
“A fine almost certainly would not be enough to change Facebook’s behavior — we’re past that.”
In exchange for a $20 gift card, volunteers between 13 and 35 gave Facebook root access to their phone.
“Aside from the overall rarity of the practice, our most robust and consistent finding is that older Americans were more likely to share articles from fake news domains.”
Facebook’s next crisis is never too far away.
It’s been a hell of a year for Mark Zuckerberg and company.
“This barbaric use of technology is reminiscent of latter-day slave markets.”
“Hanoi is giving the world a preview of what's to come, as their Orwellian control further extends onto social media.”