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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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Facebook’s election interference problem exponentially worse on eve of midterms, study suggests – TechCrunch

An analysis of political advertisers running extensive campaigns on Facebook targeting users in the United States over the past six…