October 31, 2017 - 8:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Exasperated U.S. senators harshly criticized representatives of Facebook, Twitter and Google at a hearing Tuesday for not doing more to prevent Russian agents interfering with the American political process as early as 2015. At one point, Sen. Al Franken shook his head after he...
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July 14, 2017 - 10:42 am
“Once again, we are witnessing the dark side of social media.” That was the observation made by Gulfport Police Chief Leonard Papania during a press conference detailing the arrests of three teenagers for physically and sexually assaulting a 23-year-old woman in a Facebook Live video. Chief Papania...
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April 06, 2017 - 11:32 am
NEW YORK (AP) _ Facebook is launching a resource to help you spot false news and misinformation that spreads on its service. The feature is similar to previous efforts around privacy and security and is basically a notification that will pop up on top of your news feed for a few days. Clicking on...
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November 29, 2016 - 10:45 am
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Garland Robinette, The Think Tank
July 10, 2016 - 10:25 am
Facebook may have been deliberately suppressing conservative news. If true, is it legal? Can Facebook be forced to change? My first reaction was "So what?" There's virtually nothing in today's media that isn't biased one way or the other. But in reading about this, I stumbled upon a work by Scott...
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May 23, 2016 - 9:34 am
As I was walking into the Mercedes-Benz Superdome Saturday morning to interview Harry Connick, Jr., who was the commencement speaker for the Loyola University graduation, I captured a moment when a New Orleans Police Officer was helping a Loyola grad fix his tie as the grad headed into the...
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