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Facebook to show users warning before they post COVID-19-related content
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Facebook to show users warning before they post COVID-19-related content

This new Facebook notification will inform users about the source and recency of the link they are posting.

Facebook says it will now label newsworthy content, activists argue 'new changes don't go nearly far enough'
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Facebook says it will now label newsworthy content, activists argue 'new changes don't go nearly far enough'

Facebook also said it will label all posts and ads about voting with links to authoritative information, including those from politicians.

Facebook to notify users if they are posting something that is more than 90 days old
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Facebook to notify users if they are posting something that is more than 90 days old

If the story is 90 days old, a pop-up will prompt users to ponder if what they are sharing is still relevant or not.

Facebook says it removed 4.7 million posts connected to hate organisations in Q1 2020
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Facebook says it removed 4.7 million posts connected to hate organisations in Q1 2020

The company also said it put warning labels on about 50 million pieces of content related to COVID-19.

Facebook says it dismantles disinformation network tied to Iran's state media
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Facebook says it dismantles disinformation network tied to Iran's state media

Facebook said it had removed eight networks in recent weeks, including one with links to the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting Corporation.

Coronavirus Outbreak: India asks TikTok, Facebook to remove users spreading misinformation
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Coronavirus Outbreak: India asks TikTok, Facebook to remove users spreading misinformation

A pattern of targeted disinformation on TikTok and Facebook was recently reported by a digital analytics firm in Delhi.

Facebook's steps to fight 'deepfake' videos are not adequate: US lawmakers
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Facebook's steps to fight 'deepfake' videos are not adequate: US lawmakers

Facebook has been criticised over its content policies by politicians across the spectrum.

Facebook removes fake accounts from Russia, Iran that were spreading misinformation
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Facebook removes fake accounts from Russia, Iran that were spreading misinformation

Facebook identified and removed 93 Facebook accounts, 17 Pages and four Instagram accounts for engaging in coordinated inauthentic behavior.

A Facebook oversight board to soon decide what material belongs on the platform
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A Facebook oversight board to soon decide what material belongs on the platform

The oversight board's rulings will be binding in individual cases, but broader policy findings will be advisory.

Facebook India head says WhatsApp Payments could be disruptive in the country: Report
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Facebook India head says WhatsApp Payments could be disruptive in the country: Report

WhatsApp is waiting for regulatory approval to launch Payments that’s currently on a pilot program

Facebook fact-checker says company must share more data to fight misinformation
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Facebook fact-checker says company must share more data to fight misinformation

Facebook's third-party fact-checking partner has urged Facebook to provide more data on how flagged content is shared over time.