Hey Portal, Facebook might want to cut the losses now on the video device
on 20th of Oct 2018 See what was stolen from all those Facebook accounts. Time Imagine the politician who gets caught in a scandal, breaching the public’s trust, whether that be of a sexual nature, misspending taxpayer m

Facebook carried ads from mysterious pro
on 20th of Oct 2018 It vanished after Facebook implemented disclosure rules. While Facebook might be making strides in clamping down on fake news and shady political ads, there appear to have been holes in its strategy.

Facebook hired a new public defender, and he should start with WhatsApp
on 20th of Oct 2018 Today, three shorter items to carry us into the weekend. Clegg is a former journalist, a centrist, and unlike Schrage, has a large Twitter following. Is he what Facebook needs for the role? A global h

Anonymous Pro-Brexit ads on Facebook say ‘bin Chequers’
on 20th of Oct 2018 An anonymous website has been using Facebook adverts to encourage British voters to email their MP and urge them “to bin Chequers” and back Brexit. Evidence given to the government’s fake news inquiry

Facebook launches ‘Hunt for False News’ debunk blog as fakery drops 50%
(Oct 2018) Facebook hopes detailing concrete examples of fake news it’s caught — or missed — could improve news literacy, or at least prove it’s attacking the misinformation problem. Today Facebook

Sir Nick Clegg faces pressure to attend Commons’ probe into Facebook’s practices and data breaches
on 20th of Oct 2018 Sir Nick Clegg is under pressure to face questions from MPs over Parliament’s inquiry into Facebook’s data breaches and activity around fake news, following revelations the former Deputy Prime Ministe

Facebook Opens A War Room To Fight Election Interference and Bad PR
(Oct 2018) Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Security Observing, pondering, and writing about tech. Generally in that order. Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin There’s a

New ‘Dark Ads’ pro-Brexit Facebook campaign may have reached over 10M people, say researchers
(Oct 2018) A major new campaign of disinformation around Brexit, designed to stir up U.K. ‘Leave’ voters, and distributed via Facebook, may have reached over 10 million people in the U.K., according to