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YouTube Refuses to Block Video That Claims Donald Trump Won US Presidential Election 2020

San Francisco, November 5: Google-owned YouTube has refused to block a video that claims US President Donald Trump has won the election, saying the video does not violate its election misinformation policies. The video, titled “Trump Won. MSM hopes you don’t believe your eyes,” was published by pro-Trump group called One American News Network (OANN) […]

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YouTube Refuses to Block Video That Claims Donald Trump Won US Presidential Election 2020

San Francisco, November 5: Google-owned YouTube has refused to block a video that claims US President Donald Trump has won the election, saying the video does not violate its election misinformation policies. The video, titled “Trump Won. MSM hopes you don’t believe your eyes,” was published by pro-Trump group called One American News Network (OANN) […]

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Facebook Prepares Emergency Measures to Regulate Content During US Presidential Election 2020

Washington, October 26: The US tech giant Facebook may introduce emergency measures to regulate viral content in case of election-related conflicts and unrest in the United States, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing informed sources. According to the media outlet, citing sources, Facebook intends to calm the possible violence with tools that were specially developed […]

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Facebook Prepares Emergency Measures to Regulate Content During US Presidential Election 2020

Washington, October 26: The US tech giant Facebook may introduce emergency measures to regulate viral content in case of election-related conflicts and unrest in the United States, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing informed sources. According to the media outlet, citing sources, Facebook intends to calm the possible violence with tools that were specially developed […]

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Twitter Temporarily Rolls Out ‘Quote Tweet’ in Retweet Button Ahead of US Presidential Election 2020, How to Add a Comment to Quote Tweet

Twitter, the microblogging & social networking giant has temporarily rolled out a ‘Quote Tweet’ feature in its Retweet button ahead of US Presidential Election 2020. This feature aims to encourage users to add their thoughts via ‘Quote Tweeting’ rather than boosting others’ posts by just simply retweeting. Retweeting previously was a two-click procedure where users […]

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US Presidential Election 2020: Facebook Withdraws 22 Lakh Suspicious Ads Ahead of Polls

London, Oct 18: Facebook has withdrawn over 22 lakh advertisements and 120,000 posts on Facebook and Instagram that attempted to obstruct the November 3 US presidential election, Facebook’s head of global affairs Nick Clegg revealed on Sunday. In an interview to French media outlet Journal du Dimanche, Clegg informed that the company posted warnings on 150 […]

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US Presidential Election 2020: Twitter Imposes New Limits on Political Figures Before Polls

San Francisco, Oct 10: As the US presidential election inches closer, Twitter on Friday said it will add additional warnings and restrictions on tweets with a misleading information label from US political figures (including candidates and campaign accounts), US-based accounts with more than 100,000 followers, or that obtain significant engagement. Twitter said that people must tap […]

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Facebook Removes 276 Fake Accounts Linked to Conservative Group Ahead of US Presidential Elections 2020

Menlo Park, Oct 9: Facebook has removed 276 accounts that used fake profiles to pose as right-leaning Americans and comment on news articles, often in favour of President Donald Trump, the company announced on Thursday. The platform also permanently banned an Arizona-based digital communications firm that it said was behind the fake accounts. Also Read […]

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US Presidential Elections 2020: Facebook Tightens Political Ad Bans As Polls Nears

Washington, October 1: With just over a month to go before Americans head en masse to the polls in an extraordinarily contentious election, Facebook is expanding restrictions on political advertising, including new bans on messages claiming widespread voter fraud. New prohibitions laid out in a blog post come days after President Donald Trump raised the […]