Facebook will fuel further unrest, whistleblower says

  By Reuters and published by Channel NewsAsia London – Facebook will fuel more violent unrest around the world because of the way its algorithms are designed to promote divisive content, whistleblower Frances Haugen told the British parliament today (Oct. 25) Haugen, a former product manager on Facebook’s civic misinformation team who has turned whistleblower,

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Thailand probes Facebook’s removal of army-linked accounts

By Chalida Ekvitthayavechnukul, Associated Press, published by ABC News PRIME Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha says he has assigned the Royal Thai Army to investigate after Facebook Inc. removed 185 accounts and groups allegedly engaged in an information-influencing operation in Thailand run by the military. That followed Facebook’s announcement a day earlier that it had deleted 77

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Facebook to label all rule-breaking posts – even Trump’s

By Associated Press, published by Hindustan Times FACEBOOK said on Friday (June 26) that it will flag all “newsworthy” posts from politicians that break its rules, including those from US President Donald Trump. Separately, Facebook’s stock dropped more than 8%, erasing roughly $50 billion from its market valuation, after the European company behind brands such

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