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Twitter nixes accounts posing as news outlets prematurely declaring election wins

Twitter cans faux information accounts. Angela Lang/PJDM Twitter suspended a number of accounts on Wednesday that have been posing as US information organizations and prematurely declaring an election victory for Democratic candidate Joe Biden in what seemed to be a coordinated disinformation effort. The accounts mimicked the account names and logos of the Related Press […]

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Facebook Reportedly Stymied Traffic to Left-Leaning News Outlets

Photograph: Drew Angerer (Getty Pictures) When Fb tweaked its newsfeed algorithm in 2017 to scale back the visibility of political information, the corporate’s engineers deliberately designed the system to disproportionately affect left-leaning shops, successfully choking off their visitors within the course of. In accordance with a Wall Street Journal report this week, Fb bigwigs on […]