Category: Social media websites

New York bill seeks to hold social media companies accountable for disinformation

New York would be able to hold social media companies accountable for promoting disinformation, eating disorders and “other illegal content that could harm others” under new proposal designed as a… Read more »

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Facebook bans seven “cybermercenaire” companies from its platforms | Facebook

Facebook has banned seven “hire surveillance” companies from its platforms and will send warnings to 48,000 people the company says have been targeted with malicious activity, following a months-long investigation… Read more »

Lawmakers see 2022 as the year to master social media. Others fear that politics will get in the way

Momentum appears to be building for federal social media regulation in 2022, with the public supporting the efforts and lawmakers optimistic about progress. According to a new survey from Morning… Read more »

Users post photos and videos on social media of farmers returning home from protest sites in Delhi

As farmers began returning home from three Delhi border points on Saturday morning, photos and videos of their celebrations and convoys flooded social media platforms. Users posted photos on Twitter… Read more »

Government urged to fill legal void allowing child molesters to openly share images of victims on social media | Scientific and technological news

The government has been urged to fill a loophole that allows child molesters to openly share images of victims on social media. Charities warn that selected clips of well-distributed abuse… Read more »

Do you incorporate social networking sites like Twitter, Twitter and others? Did you know that hundreds of websites are made daily?

Do you incorporate social networking sites like Twitter, Twitter and others? Did you know that hundreds of websites are made daily? 2. Online decoration Do you use social media sites… Read more »

Responsibility for content on social media platforms, websites should be clearly defined: Ashwini Vaishnaw

Responsibility for content disseminated on social media platforms and websites must be “clearly defined,” IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said Thursday. The minister further stated that technological and Internet changes over… Read more »

Avoid These 3 Holiday Scams on Black Friday and Cyber ​​Monday

krisanapong detraphiphat | instant | Getty Images Black Friday and Cyber ​​Monday are almost here – and consumers shopping for the winter break should be on the lookout for scams… Read more »

Iranian hackers stole US voter data to influence 2020 election, federal government says

Members of an Iranian hacking group gained access to confidential information about the American vote and infiltrated a media’s computer network in an attempt to intimidate Democratic voters in the… Read more »

I-Team: Experts Describe Common Ways Predators Find Children On Social Media | Connecticut News

(WFSB) – According to the National Human Trafficking Hotline, between 50 and 60 cases of trafficking are reported in Connecticut each year. So, the Channel 3 I-Team takes a look… Read more »

Stunning election victory of truck driver over NJ Power Broker obscured by disturbing social media posts

Top line Disturbing social media posts from Edward Durr came to light on Thursday after the truck driver and first-time political candidate improbably beat the longtime Democratic leader of the… Read more »

Australians fired for refusing Covid vaccine search social media for “welcoming” employers | Australia News

Unvaccinated Australians who have lost their jobs for refusing to comply with Covid vaccine mandates are using social media to find and share job opportunities at workplaces where the new… Read more »

Counterfeits remain a problem in the antiques world, especially Militaria – can YouTube fix the problem?

German WWII helmets on sale at the WWII militaria fair stand. (Photo by: Arterra / Universal … [+] Group of images via Getty Images) Universal Images Group via Getty Images… Read more »

Left-wing billionaires George Soros and Reid Hoffman reportedly funded new media company to fight “disinformation”

Media Headlines October 26 In today’s media, a Washington Post columnist overturns CNN on his coverage of Joe Rogan, President Biden jokes to school children about avoiding questions from reporters,… Read more »

Outrage over wastewater vote prompts Conservative MPs to defend their decision on social media | Pollution

The government launched a defensive social media campaign after MPs faced the wrath of their constituents over last week’s sewage vote, in which an amendment to the environmental bill that… Read more »

Why blame social networks for the behavior of its toxic users? We let people spread hate off the hook

Social media platforms have become the latest bad guys in the headlines. I find it alarming that we are looking to vilify the sites rather than the users who abuse… Read more »

Prosecuting social media sites for acts of terrorism continues to be a losing bet, as 11th Circuit drops another flawed trial

of that-does-not-improve-anything department People suing Twitter and Facebook for acts of violence committed by terrorists have yet to convince a court to accept their arguments. The use of federal anti-terrorism… Read more »

Facebook’s whistleblower said the company was doing too little to protect users. Most people agree

Following the testimony of former Facebook Inc. employee and whistleblower Frances Haugen, most of the public said in a recent Morning Consult survey that the company is not doing enough… Read more »

Global wake-up call for social media influencers and small businesses

When Facebook and Instagram fell last week, billionaire Mark Zuckerberg lost a few billion … [+] dollars in equity. But tens of thousands of businesses around the world, from sole… Read more »

Facebook was once considered a children’s social network, but parents hated the idea

For nearly a decade, Facebook has sought to defend itself against Snapchat and, more recently, TikTok, two platforms that have attracted young audiences. AFP via Getty Images AAround 2017, Facebook… Read more »

The rise of one-time password interception bots – krebs on security

In February, KrebsOnSecurity wrote about a new cybercrime service that helped attackers intercept one-time passwords (OTPs) that many websites require as a second factor of authentication in addition to passwords…. Read more »

Melbourne construction sites closed after protest against vaccine mandate

A trade unionist addresses construction workers protesting work-related coronavirus disease (COVID-19) restrictions at the Construction, Forestry, Maritime, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) headquarters in Melbourne, Australia , September 20, 2021…. Read more »

Union County Board of Elections Announces First In-Person Voting Locations for 2021 General Election – Union County, New Jersey

Any Union County voter can use any of these locations for an early in-person vote. Six sites are confirmed and a seventh site will be added. Union County, NJ –… Read more »

Two sites available in Union County for Hurricane Ida recovery assistance – Union County, New Jersey

All residents of Union County affected by the storm are encouraged to visit one of these sites for in-person assistance. Union County, NJ – The Union County Board of Commissioners… Read more »

Yik Yak, a toxic social network that shut down four years ago, is sort of making a comeback

Maybe not a good thing. Screenshot by CNET Yik Yak, a controversial social media app focused on anonymous local posts, announced his return August 16. But the app, which fell… Read more »

Capitol Riot Panel demands registrations from 15 social media companies in high-profile investigation

Top line The House special committee investigating the Jan.6 attack on the Capitol on Friday sent letters to 15 social media companies on Friday seeking documents on any disinformation, extremism… Read more »

Bitcoin, Ethereum, BNB, Cardano, XRP Could Replace Dollar In Just Five Years As Crypto Market Price Adds $ 1,000 Billion

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have roared over the past month after an induced sell off by China and Elon Musk. Last night, the price of bitcoin exceeded $ 50,000 per bitcoin… Read more »

Erin O’Toole reportedly authorizes safe injection sites, but stops before decriminalization

VANCOUVER – A Conservative government would continue to allow supervised consumption sites even if it moves away from harm reduction and towards recovery, Federal Party Leader Erin O’Toole said on… Read more »

Latest updates: Caldor’s fire conditions, evacuations and closures as the fire grows near the Pollock Pines

Updated Aug 18, 6:13 p.m. Watch Cal Fire’s August 18 5 p.m. update on the Caldor blaze Firefighters took advantage of calmer than expected winds and an inversion layer to… Read more »