This Deepfake of Mark Zuckerberg Tests Facebook’s Fake Video Policies
A fake video of Mark Zuckerberg giving a sinister speech about the power of Facebook has been posted to Instagram. The company previously said it would not remove this type of video.
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Facebook Quietly Changes Search Tool Used by Investigators, Abused By Companies
Facebook’s Graph Search allowed anyone to search a wealth of public data on Facebook in very specific ways, such as searching content for keywords in a particular point in time.
Security Contractor at Facebook Content Moderation Facility Arrested for Allegedly Threatening People With a Gun
The individual worked at a facility belonging to Cognizant, a Facebook contractor. Police arrested him while at work, but the alleged assault didn't happen on site.
There’s No ‘Correct’ Way to Moderate the Nancy Pelosi Video
When Facebook announced it wouldn’t take down an altered viral video of Nancy Pelosi, experts disagreed as to whether or not the platform made the right call. But there may not be a right call.
Minds, the ‘Anti-Facebook,’ Has No Idea What to Do About All the Neo-Nazis
Minds banned accounts linked to self-styled neo-Nazi paramilitary groups Atomwaffen Division and Feuerkrieg Division after a Motherboard investigation.
Mark Zuckerberg Will Be Served a Summons If He Sets Foot In Canada
The Facebook founder and CEO Sheryl Sandberg snubbed international lawmakers, again, at a committee hearing in Canada on Tuesday.
Mark Zuckerberg Says the Supreme Court of Facebook Is Coming Soon
The independent content council will make binding, final decisions about what's allowed on Facebook: "Even if I disagree with its decisions, we won’t be able to overturn them," Zuckerberg said.
Republican Senator Says Facebook and Instagram Need to ‘Disappear’
Josh Hawley, who works on antitrust, says social media companies don't need to be broken up, they need to be eradicated altogether.
Thousands of Facebook Groups Go Secret in Fear of the Great 'Zuccing'
Mass panic is the reason all of your Facebook groups just went secret.
Justin Trudeau Announces Plans to Fine Social Media Companies for Fake News
The prime minister said that if social media platforms don't address disinformation there “will be meaningful financial consequences.”
YouTube Pulls Canadian Anti-Islam Vlogger Following Record Defamation Lawsuit Loss
Kevin J. Johnston conducted a vile campaign against Toronto restaurateur Mohamad Fakih on Facebook and YouTube.
YouTube Has Demonetized One of GamerGate's Biggest Voices
Carl "Sargon of Akkad" Benjamin formally entered European politics recently, and it's already dealing out consequences.