Bangladesh shuts off mobile internet ahead of election
It's ostensibly to prevent rumors and propaganda.
Facebook suspends accounts for pushing false info in Alabama election
Online disinformation campaigns are a domestic affair, too.
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Twitter and Facebook target fake accounts ahead of Bangladesh election
Both said some were likely linked to the Bangladesh government.
Facebook releases an update on its civil rights audit
The update comes as the NAACP launches a protest against the company.
Facebook delays identity checks for UK political ads following abuses
It realized people could game the system.
Facebook confirms accounts banned ahead of election had Russian ties
Over 100 accounts were removed ahead of the midterms.
Pentagon preps cyberattack in case Russia interferes with elections
It would be ready to retaliate if there was evidence of vote tampering.
Twitter’s new midterm election page already includes fake news
It’s supposed to be a place where users can find election news.