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Facebook found hosting masses of far right EU disinformation networks – TechCrunch

A multi-month hunt for political disinformation spreading on Facebook in Europe suggests there are concerted efforts to use the platform…

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Facebook finds and kills another 512 Kremlin-linked fake accounts – TechCrunch

Two years on from the U.S. presidential election, Facebook continues to have a major problem with Russian disinformation being megaphoned…

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Google lays outs narrow “EU election advertiser” policy ahead of 2019 vote – TechCrunch

Google has announced its plan for combating election interference in the European Union, ahead of elections next May when up…