Pro-Trump youth group enlists teens in secretive campaign likened to a ‘troll farm,’ prompting rebuke by Facebook and Twitter

The sprawling operation by Turning Point Action, led by conservative activist Charlie Kirk, evades guardrails put in place to prevent the spread of online disinformation, experts said. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

‘The Birch’: Amanda Brooks, Jordyn Dinatale, Nikko Austen Smith & Samuel Taylor Join Crypt TV’s Facebook Watch Horror Series

EXCLUSIVE: The Birch, Crypt TV’s Facebook Watch horror drama, has added a slew of cast for its second season as production gets underway. The series, which follows a group of young adults whose lives end up entangled with a vengeful … Read more…

¿Te interesa convertirte en trabajador electoral? Facebook lanza una campaña para buscar voluntarios

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Trump Spending More Facebook Ad Money Outside Of Swing States, Firm Finds | Morning Joe | MSNBC

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FBI and police departments say wildfire conspiracy theories spreading on Facebook aren’t true

As wildfires devastate the West Coast, the FBI and local officials in California, Oregon, and Washington are also fighting the spread of something else: rampant misinformation. Conspiracy theories about the wildfires are quickly spreading on Facebook. While they vary, most … Read more…

Another Facebook worker quits in disgust, saying the company ‘is on the wrong side of history’

Facebook software engineer Ashok Chandwaney quit the company Tuesday to protest CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s policies on hate speech and their impact on people of color. He is one of thousands of employees that have protested the company’s decisions and one … Read more…

Facebook will limit some advertising in the week before the US election — but it will let politicians run ads with lies

In an attempt to combat efforts to undermine the US presidential election in November, Facebook on Thursday took several steps it says will address concerns about election interference on its platform. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

Facebook Faces Hate-Speech Questioning by Indian Lawmakers After Journal Article

Indian lawmakers are gearing up to question Facebook about extremist posts, after a Wall Street Journal article detailed what current and former company employees said was a pattern of favoritism toward the ruling party and Hindu hard-liners. WSJ.com: World News … Read more…

EU websites' use of Google Analytics and Facebook Connect targeted by post-Schrems II privacy complaints

A month after Europe’s top court struck down a flagship data transfer arrangement between the EU and the US as unsafe, European privacy campaign group, noyb, has filed complaints against 101 websites with regional operators which it’s identified as still … Read more…

Facebook tries to block EU access to ‘highly sensitive’ employee data

Facebook has temporarily blocked the European Commission from accessing data that it believes would include “irrelevant documents” and “highly sensitive personal information” about its employees. The EU’s executive branch had requested the information to support a preliminary probe into whether … Read more…

Disney Pulls Facebook Ads for Disney Plus Amid Boycott Over Hate-Speech Concerns (Report)

Disney, the biggest spender on advertising with Facebook in the first half of 2020, has reportedly suspended ads for Disney Plus and Hulu with the social giant. Disney recently has “dramatically slashed” advertising with Facebook, the Wall Street Journal reported … Read more…

Jada Pinkett Smith, Will Smith’s Raw ‘Red Table Talk’ Episode Smashes Facebook Originals Viewing Record

The emotional tete-a-tete between Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith on Facebook Watch’s “Red Table Talk” has set a new record as the social site’s most-viewed original episode in the first 24 hours. Within 16 hours after it was posted … Read more…

Facebook, in a possible reversal, considers banning political ads near the U.S. election

Facebook executives are considering a temporary ban on political advertising in the final days before the U.S. election in November as the company continues to grapple with a large advertising boycott, employee unrest and other issues related to its policies … Read more…

Fédération inks deals with YouTube, Google, Instagram and Facebook; launches dedicated platform for Paris couture and menswear

The Fédération de la Couture et de la Mode, the governing body of French fashion, has created two dedicated new platforms to present this July’s haute couture and menswear seasons in Paris. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE:

WATCH: What You Need To Know — June 23, 2020: It’s Votin’ Day! — Covid-19 To Spread Like Fire — Companies Boycott Facebook

1. Tuesday is Votin’ Day What You Need To Know: Rescheduling of primary voting days continues as elections are taking place today. State and presidential primaries will be held in Kentucky and New York, a state primary in Virginia and … Read more…