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.
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.
Burnout Paradise Remastered is coming to the PC after the console release
Paradise was the last entry in the main series, with just one more Burnout title later released on mobile devices in 2010. Burn rubber and shred metal across the open roads of Paradise City while discovering jumps, stunts, and shortcuts.
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
All-new Volvo V60 family estate revealed
Volvo's newest estate is expected to arrive in showrooms in September 2018, although an exact date has not been announced. The good news is that the new S60's debut isn't too far away, since Volvo has confirmed that it will debut this summer.
Feb 21 2018
Louisville vacates 2013 national championship as part of NCAA sanctions
The NCAA ruled in October 2016 that the school found four violations in their year-long investigation of the program. Former Louisville head coach Rick Pitino was hit with a Level 1 violation, the dreaded "failure to monitor".
Feb 21 2018
Trump tweets denial of woman's claim he kissed her without consent
She claims he asked whether she wanted to be a model, before kissing her for two whole minutes. She describes Trump first grabbing her hand, then kissing her on the cheek and then the lips.
Feb 21 2018
Asian herb kratom suspected as source of salmonella outbreak
CDC officials are now investigating an outbreak of Salmonella I 4, , 12:b:- infections that have sprung up in 20 states. However, the lag time between symptom onset and confirmed reports reaching the CDC is usually about three to four weeks.
Feb 21 2018
Christchurch declares state of emergency
Dozens of schools have been shut and roads closed on the South Island as the storm made landfall on Tuesday, the BBC reports. Nearly 200 schools were shut, and New Zealand's national airline cancelled all flights to and from the capital, Wellington .
Feb 20 2018
S. Korea to resume joint military drills with US
And in a familiar warning, Kim warned the United States of the "catastrophic consequences" of a war with the North. Pence were happy to have each other to talk to while all this other theater was going on".
Feb 20 2018
Trump endorses Romney's Senate bid _ and Romney accepts
Romney, 70, released a short video Friday announcing his candidacy and promising to combat political extremism in Washington . Orrin Hatch , a strong Trump supporter who decided not to seek an eighth term despite the president's entreaties.
Feb 18 2018
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.
Feb 17 2018
Can the United States and Canada Play Again, Please?
One of the new things players on either side of the border war agree on is that the rivalry brings out the best with both teams. The Canadian women have had puck drops at 9:10 p.m. and 4:40 p.m. and Thursday's game started just after noon local time .
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 .
Feb 22 2018Olivia Munn Defends Kate Middleton Amid Backlash Over BAFTAs Green Dress
Feb 20 2018What a weird career it's been for Doug Martin
Feb 18 2018Auburn's Anfernee McLemore Stretchered Off Court After Horrific Ankle Injury
Feb 17 2018Toy Story Land to Open June 2018
Feb 17 2018ESPN willing to 'back up the truck' for Manning on MNF
Feb 17 2018Ramaphosa elected as South Africa's new president
Feb 17 2018US Section 232 options justified, would not hurt downstream: Commerce
Feb 17 2018Speaking for energy group, Ayotte welcomes Romney to Utah US Senate race
Feb 16 2018You have to see how the Kardashians celebrated Valentine's Day
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 22 2018Conservative British MPs demand 'hard Brexit' clean European Union break
Feb 22 2018Syria: Damascus Turns Into A Graveyard, 250 People Killed In 48 Hours
Feb 21 2018Russians injured in recent clash in Syria were not servicemen - Foreign Ministry
Feb 21 2018Three-putts derail Anirban Lahiri, slips to tied 26th at Genesis Open
Feb 21 2018Delhi Chief Secretary Assault: Centre seeks report
Feb 21 2018Abbas calls for talks on Palestine statehood
Feb 20 2018'Black Panther' Shatters Box Office Records with $218 Million Debut
Feb 20 2018Trump Ranks as Worst in Expert Presidential Greatness Survey
Feb 18 2018Oxfam's United Kingdom chief says critics are gunning for the charity
Feb 17 2018Free flu vaccine still available at local health department
Feb 16 2018Flu still running rampant through most ME counties