Disinformation

09.05.19
NYU report lists likely social media disinformation tactics for 2020
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NYU report lists likely social media disinformation tactics for 2020

Expect new tactics by bots, deepfake videos and more fake news on Instagram.

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08.23.19
YouTube pulls hundreds of channels tied to Hong Kong influence campaign
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YouTube pulls hundreds of channels tied to Hong Kong influence campaign

Google said their behavior was 'consistent' with actions Facebook and Twitter linked to China.

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06.12.19
Alphabet subsidiary Jigsaw paid a Russian troll to spread disinformation
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Alphabet subsidiary Jigsaw paid a Russian troll to spread disinformation

The experiment was meant to prove how easy it is to hire digital henchmen.

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02.01.19
Twitter banned 2,600 Iran-linked accounts for election meddling
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Twitter banned 2,600 Iran-linked accounts for election meddling

Facebook and Twitter worked together to fight election interference efforts.

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