Two U.S. senators have introduced bipartisan legislation aimed at protecting American election systems from foreign interference. The Securing America’s Voting Equipment (SAVE) Act would help shield voting systems, registration data, and ballots …
Twitter claimed that it deleted more than 200 accounts that it tied to Russian operatives. These were among the same group that snuck political ads on Facebook — in defiance of American law […]
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Facebook has been in the news quite a bit the past few weeks under suspicion that the social media giant didn’t do enough to prevent foreign nationals from interfering with the US elections […]
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Last week we saw documents released by the Intercept demonstrating substantive Russian intrusion in the proceedings of the 2016 US presidential election. That was bad enough, as there was substantial evidence that an […]
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Facebook is going back to basics in an effort to advise British citizens against fake news. The social network this week launched a UK newspaper campaign, hoping to catch readers’ attention ahead of […]
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