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But some privacy experts are not convinced that the new dating feature is a good idea, according to SFGate. Justin Brookman, the director of privacy and technology policy at the advocacy group Consumers Union, raised multiple issues with Facebook’s new service: “Facebook already knows a lot about you that you tell it, and it collects a lot of information about you beyond that … Now here’s this whole other bucket of really sensitive stuff. How will Facebook police that? Will they put the resources into safety? … Or will their thirst for engagement trump these other concerns?” … [Read more...] about Privacy Experts Warn About Dangers of New Facebook Dating Feature
Absent from the report is a precise number of how many accounts and pages have been banned or suspended from the platform over “hate speech”, and how many have been mistakenly suspended and then restored. Facebook often mistakenly suspends the accounts of prominent conservatives only to restore them later — the most recent example being Islam critic Pamela Geller. … [Read more...] about Facebook Removed 2.5 MILLION Pieces of ‘Hate Speech’ in Just Three Months
Facebook’s recent partnerships with mainstream media sources for original video and its effort to rate news sources on their trustworthiness will likely boost already-established media and make life harder for smaller, independent media sources. It is part and parcel of the problem that arises when a single digital platform has so much control over public speech. … [Read more...] about Facebook’s New Ad Disclosures Are Meant To Fight Russian Trolls. A Russian History Podcaster Is Paying The Price.
The Kerala Government has filed a statement in the High Court of Kerala informing that it has issued directions to Facebook and Youtube to take down videos spreading misinformation about Nipah virus. The statement was filed in the public interest litigation filed by two law students seeking directions to block access to videos which spread misinformation. The Joint Secretary to the Information Technology Department, Government of Kerala, issued a communication to Facebook and YouTube on 07.06.2018 stating as follows:- … [Read more...] about Have Issued Directions To Facebook, YouTube To Remove Fake Videos On Nipah Virus, Kerala Govt Tells HC