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Facebook Announces Offline Verification for Political Ads Ahead of 2019 Elections

Facebook is upping the ante of its efforts to keep election meddling in check and prevent the proliferation of wrong information on its platform....
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Facebook Boosts Political Ads Transparency in India Ahead of 2019 LS Polls

Facing intense scrutiny over the misuse of its platform globally during elections, Facebook has announced fresh steps to increase ad transparency and defend against...
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WhatsApp Announces Worldwide Team to Curb Fake News, Including in India

Facebook-owned WhatsApp has announced that it has selected 20 research teams worldwide, including experts from India and those of Indian origin, who will work...

Jack Dorsey Vows to Curb Fake News on Twitter Before 2019 India Elections

Admitting that fighting fake news is no easy task, Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey on Monday said the social network is taking "multi-variable"...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Talks 2019 Elections, Tackling Fake News and Editing Tweets at...

We all know that Twitter is a major driver of conversations on the web, and co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey is currently on a...
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Facebook Setting Up Task Force for 2019 Lok Sabha Elections in India

Facing the uphill task of tackling election-related interference on its platform as India gets ready for polls next year, Facebook said today it is...
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Facebook Broadens Tools To Tackle Election Interference Globally

In order to further secure candidates and campaign staff vulnerable to hackers and nation-state actors during the elections, Facebook has introduced additional tools to...

Google to Assist India’s Election Body in Tracking Political Ads, Campaign Finances

Meddling in elections has become a major headache for law enforcement authorities in today's hyperconnected world. Ad campaigns have been used by all kinds...

Social Media Won’t Be Allowed to Disrupt Elections in India, Says IT Minister

Social media platforms will never be allowed to abuse India's election process and stringent measures backed by laws on data protection and individual privacy...