NYU report lists likely social media disinformation tactics for 2020

[ad_1] The report largely rehashes how fake news has evolved in the aftermath of 2016, to something as likely to spread on Instagram or Whatsapp as on Facebook, or as likely to come from domestic actors as from Russia. “Disinformation poses a major threat to the U.S. presidential election in 2020, with the potential to […]

Bias at Facebook? Audit lists conservatives' complaints

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Promising to be more transparent about how it makes content decisions, Facebook on Tuesday released the first results of an audit addressing conservatives’ accusations that it is biased against them. The social networking giant agreed to the audit last year after complaints of bias from lawmakers and others. At the […]