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Reddit links UK-US trade talk leak to Russian influence campaign – TechCrunch

Reddit has linked account activity involving the leak and amplification of sensitive UK-US trade talks on its platform during the…

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British parliament presses Facebook on letting politicians lie in ads – TechCrunch

In yet another letter seeking to pry accountability from Facebook, the chair of a British parliamentary committee has pressed the…

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Senate Intelligence Committee releases first volume of its investigation into Russian election hacking – TechCrunch

The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence today released the first volume of its bipartisan investigation into Russia’s attempts to interfere…

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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 still a great place to amplify pre-election junk news, EU study finds – TechCrunch

A study carried out by academics at Oxford University to investigate how junk news is being shared on social media…

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When it comes to elections, Facebook moves slow, may still break things – TechCrunch

This week, Facebook invited a small group of journalists — which didn’t include TechCrunch — to look at the “war…

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Facebook refuses to disclose “chuck Chequers” Brexit advertiser to UK parliament – TechCrunch

Facebook has refused to provide the British parliament with the names of individuals behind a shadowy network backing an extreme…