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German police seize DDoSecrets server distributing 'BlueLeaks' files

by Jeff Stone • 3 days ago

The move will "temporarily" slow the spread of stolen police files, according to founder Emma Best.

Twitter nabs a network of Chinese accounts demonizing pro-democracy protests, spinning coronavirus news

by Jeff Stone • 4 weeks ago

The company also removed batches of accounts focused on Russia and Turkey.

Facebook announces it will flag state media posts, eventually decline ad dollars

by Jeff Stone • 1 month ago

Twitter said in 2019 it would no longer accept advertisements from government-sponsored media outlets.

Twitter will flag tweets that contradict public health officials on coronavirus

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

The change comes amid social media companies' ongoing struggle to combat fake news around the pandemic.

Here's the latest info operation to blame the U.S. for coronavirus

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

This disclosure comes days after U.S. military officials publicly admonished foreign governments for exploiting the pandemic to fan anti-American sentiment.

A French page impersonating Politico was nabbed in Facebook's latest takedown

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

It was the latest in Facebook's monthly updates about posts that violate the company's rules.

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