EU mulls disinformation regulation but admits alert system has ‘never been triggered’

By |oktober 29th, 2019|Code of practice against disinformation, code of practice on disinformation, disinformation, EU, Facebook, fake news, Google, News, social media, Twitter|

The case for the EU regulation of online disinformation "will be evaluated" in the coming months ahead of a decision in early 2020, a Commission official revealed on Tuesday (29 October). At the same time, the EU's executive conceded that its disinform...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU mulls disinformation regulation but admits alert system has ‘never been triggered’

Facebook to work with ‘trustworthy’ media after Russian fake news offensive

By |junij 17th, 2019|2019 European elections, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, Code of practice against disinformation, copyright, disinformation, EU, Europe, Facebook, fake news, Google, Jesper Doub, media, News, Reuters Institute, Russia, Twitter|

Facebook said it will enable “trustworthy” news publishers to generate additional revenue on its social media site, following EU accusations of Russian meddling in last month's European election campaign.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Facebook to work with ‘trustworthy’ media after Russian fake news offensive

Google, Facebook, Twitter rapped for not doing enough in EU fake news fight

By |maj 17th, 2019|Code of practice against disinformation, disinformation, fake news, News|

Facebook, Google and Twitter were reprimanded by the European Commission on Friday (17 May) for not doing enough to tackle fake news plaguing the election campaign to the European Parliament, seven months after promising to do more.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Google, Facebook, Twitter rapped for not doing enough in EU fake news fight

EU Commission hits out at Facebook’s disinformation report

By |januar 30th, 2019|Code of practice against disinformation, disinformation, EU elections 2019, European elections 2019, Facebook, fake news, Google, Julian King, Mariya Gabriel, News, Twitter|

European Commission Security Chief Julian King criticised the "patchy, opaque and self-selecting" reporting provided by Facebook and other tech giants following their bids to comply with the EU's code of practice against disinformation on Tuesday (29 January).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU Commission hits out at Facebook’s disinformation report

Facebook doesn’t have all the answers, says Clegg, as social media giant clamps down on political ads

By |januar 28th, 2019|Code of practice against disinformation, data protection, Facebook, GDPR, Mariya Gabriel, News, Nick Clegg, Privacy, social media|

Facebook users looking to run paid-for political advertisements will be required to abide by a set of new rules in the run-up to the European elections, the head of the social media giant's global affairs Nick Clegg said on Monday (28 January).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Facebook doesn’t have all the answers, says Clegg, as social media giant clamps down on political ads