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Are Facebook and Twitter ready for a contested election?

Le Oct 27, 2020
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For Facebook and Twitter, the 2020 presidential election has required a different kind of preparation than in previous years

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Are Facebook and Twitter ready for a contested election? https://t.co/FqTXKDz5FY https://t.co/6VDz4p75jg
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Are Facebook and Twitter ready for a contested election?

Are Facebook and Twitter ready for a contested election?

For Facebook and Twitter, the 2020 presidential election has required a different kind of preparation than in previous years

Voters Face a Complicated Election as the Pandemic Remakes Voting

Voters Face a Complicated Election as the Pandemic Remakes Voting

In a year of uncertainties, one thing seems certain: This November’s general election is shaping up to be one of the most complicated in U.S. history.

Facebook says it will flag any Trump effort to declare premature victory

Facebook says it will flag any Trump effort to declare premature victory

Network, which has been condemned for failing to police propaganda, to also ban political ads in final week of 2020 race

As Iowa caucuses loom, Facebook has a trust problem

As Iowa caucuses loom, Facebook has a trust problem

Locals are concerned about the role the social network will play in next week's contest and the general election.

US election 2020: Facebook bans more political ads

US election 2020: Facebook bans more political ads

Facebook has now banned ads seeking to "delegitimise lawful methods of voting".

Here’s What Foreign Interference Will Look Like in 2020

Here’s What Foreign Interference Will Look Like in 2020

The incentives for foreign countries to meddle are much greater than in 2016, and the tactics could look dramatically different.

How Homegrown Disinformation Could Disrupt This U.S. Election

How Homegrown Disinformation Could Disrupt This U.S. Election

In 2016, Russia developed a simple, effective playbook to undermine U.S. elections with disinformation on social media. Four years later, Americans are using the same playbook on each other.

Facebook VP says the platform rejected more than 2 million ads for trying to obstruct voting

Facebook VP says the platform rejected more than 2 million ads for trying to obstruct voting

The social media giant also has withdrawn 120,000 posts for the same reason, he added.

Facebook denies report that election war room was disbanded

Facebook denies report that election war room was disbanded

Facebook’s election war room monitors and dashboards remain, since so does the threat of election interference. Facebook has confirmed to TechCrunch that its election war room that it ...

Facebook Curbs Political Ads – for 7 Days Before US Election

Facebook Curbs Political Ads – for 7 Days Before US Election

With just two months until the U_S_ election, Facebook says it is taking additional steps to encourage voting, minimize misinformation and reduce the likelihood of post-election “civil ...

Hillicon Valley: Simulated cyberattack success | New bill for election security funding | Amazon could be liable for defective products

Hillicon Valley: Simulated cyberattack success | New bill for election security funding | Amazon could be liable for defective products

Welcome to Hillicon Valley, The Hill's newsletter detailing all you need to know about the tech and cyber news from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley.

How to Spot (and Fight) Election Misinformation

How to Spot (and Fight) Election Misinformation

Misinformation and disinformation, especially online, continue to play a huge role in the 2020 election. Learn more about the types of false information you’re likely to come across this ...

Shoring Up the 2020 Election: Secure Vote Tallies Aren’t the Problem

Shoring Up the 2020 Election: Secure Vote Tallies Aren’t the Problem

With many in the public sphere warning about a potential compromise of the integrity of the Presidential Election, security researchers instead flag online resources and influence campaigns ...

Facebook just removed dozens of fake accounts based in Russia and Iran that were spreading misinformation and trying to meddle in elections

Facebook just removed dozens of fake accounts based in Russia and Iran that were spreading misinformation and trying to meddle in elections

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the social media platform is prepared to fight interference in the 2020 election, but the task is never-ending.