Feb 22 2018
Another company, privately held online publisher Medium, recently removed accounts belonging to far-right USA commentators including Mike Cernovich, who said on his Twitter account on Wednesday that Medium was acting unlawfully.
The firm allows automated software to be used to send tweets under some circumstances, but forbids the posted content from being misleading.
"This is a company that's under a lot of heat to clean up its act in terms of how its platform has been exploited to spread misinformation and junk news", said Samantha Bradshaw from the University of Oxford's Computational Propaganda Project.
Qualcomm Unveils Reference Design For VR Headset Powered by Snapdragon 845
The 845 platform also includes a digital signal processor for measuring, filtering, or compressing analog signals. Specifically, a Snapdragon 845 VR headset can support two 2400x2400 resolution displays at 120 frames per second.
Fresh rocket sirens ring throughout Gaza border communities amid rising tensions
Palestinian groups in Gaza hailed the attack on Israel as "heroic", vowing not to remain idle in the face of Israeli "aggression". Palestinian news agency Wafa said missiles aimed at three locations east of Gaza City damaged homes but caused no casualties.
ESPN willing to 'back up the truck' for Manning on MNF
Unfortunately for ESPN and FOX, Manning has made no indication that he's in a hurry to start a broadcasting career anytime soon. Manning's been approached before about television analyst gigs, including by Fox, but he's been hesitant about jumping in.
Russian-linked Twitter bots shared Donald Trump's tweets nearly half a million times during the final months of the 2016 presidential election.
"The Words of Day Are "Twitter Purge" On Tuesday Night, Most of Us Lost Thousand of Followers". That includes trending topics and hashtags created or posted "with an intent to subvert or manipulate the topic, or to artificially inflate the prominence of a hashtag or topic". Twitter has also been criticized by US lawmakers for not taking the Russian bot scourge seriously enough. On the flip side, progressive users say Twitter doesn't do enough to stop harassment against women and people of color. "Our systems regularly look for suspicious account behaviors and we proactively take action on accounts that behave in spammy ways, including by requesting additional details like asking account owners to confirm a phone number".
Conservatives have long accused Twitter of targeting them specifically. "That's why some people may be experiencing suspensions or locks". "This is part of our ongoing, comprehensive efforts to make Twitter safer and healthier for everyone". Shown her is a Twitter sign outside of the company's headquarters in San Francisco in 2016. "Chuck" Johnson sued Twitter, alleging the company violated his right to free speech when it permanently suspended his account in 2015 after he asked for donations to "take out" civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson.
On Friday, the office of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller charged 13 Russians and three Russian companies, including St. Petersburg-based Internet Research Agency known for trolling on social media.
Feb 22 2018
DNA diets don't work
You might also know of someone who had weight loss success on one of these diets and another who didn't lose a single pound. The other group went low-fat, starting with no more than 20 grams of fat per day, the equivalent to a handful of nuts.
Feb 22 2018
Syria: Damascus Turns Into A Graveyard, 250 People Killed In 48 Hours
Russian Federation has waged an air campaign in support of Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces since September 2015. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Washington was "deeply concerned" by the rising violence in Ghouta.
Feb 21 2018
Russians injured in recent clash in Syria were not servicemen - Foreign Ministry
But the presence of the Russian contractors adds an element of unpredictability. Most are Russian citizens , though some have Ukrainian and Serbian passports.
Feb 21 2018
Three-putts derail Anirban Lahiri, slips to tied 26th at Genesis Open
I was focusing on the wrong things. "And I was focussing on the wrong things...pitiful me and not how lovely my life was". European - Joost Luiten won the inaugural Oman Open in Muscat, to break a title drought of almost 17 months.
Feb 21 2018
Delhi Chief Secretary Assault: Centre seeks report
He claimed he had received a call from Singh's office saying that the home minister could not meet him as he was busy. Saxena said that when the Chief Secretary reached the meeting, he was "manhandled" and "mistreated".
Feb 18 2018
Oxfam's United Kingdom chief says critics are gunning for the charity
UK-based NGO Save the Children warned Oxfam that aid workers had been sexually abusing children in Haiti ten years ago, the Independent newspaper reported .
Feb 17 2018
US Section 232 options justified, would not hurt downstream: Commerce
The federal government has taken action against the dumping of subsidized steel imports from other countries, including China. Trump has until April 11 to announce his decision on steel import curbs and by April 20 to decide on aluminum restrictions.
Feb 17 2018
Speaking for energy group, Ayotte welcomes Romney to Utah US Senate race
Shortly after the Friday morning announcement, House Speaker Paul Ryan, Romney's running mate in 2012, endorsed the campaign. Anderson also said that Romney reached out to him in regards to his comments and "accepted my apology without hesitation".
Feb 16 2018
You have to see how the Kardashians celebrated Valentine's Day
West ended his self-imposed social media ban with a bang, his wife took to Instagram to express her love for the rapper. Noticeably, West also uploaded former couples who made a buzz in Hollywood many years ago.
Feb 16 2018
Fed Cup: 10th straight SFs for Czechs; Serena returns for US
The 36-year-old American took time away from the sport to give birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia and get married, to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian .
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Feb 17 2018Ramaphosa elected as South Africa's new president
Feb 16 2018More Israelis believe police than PM Netanyahu: polls
Feb 15 2018Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro With Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Launched In India
Feb 22 2018Do not test our resolve: Netanyahu to Iran's smooth-talking foreign min
Feb 21 2018Burnout Paradise Remastered is coming to the PC after the console release
Feb 21 2018Louisville vacates 2013 national championship as part of NCAA sanctions
Feb 21 2018Asian herb kratom suspected as source of salmonella outbreak
Feb 21 2018Abbas calls for talks on Palestine statehood
Feb 20 2018S. Korea to resume joint military drills with US
Feb 20 2018Trump endorses Romney's Senate bid _ and Romney accepts
Feb 20 2018What a weird career it's been for Doug Martin
Feb 17 2018Toy Story Land to Open June 2018
Feb 17 2018Amy Schumer secretly got married this week
Feb 17 2018Free flu vaccine still available at local health department
Feb 16 2018Flu still running rampant through most ME counties