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WhatsApp Limits Forwarding in India to Fight Fake News

  WhatsApp recently announced a new limit on message forwarding for users in India to fight fake news.  People in India forward more messages, videos and photographs than users in any other country, according to the messaging platform. WhatsApp takes a brilliant step to curb fake news Whatsapp will be deleting the quick forward button

To Combat Fake News, Facebook Is Acquiring Bloomsbury AI

The social media giant Facebook is buying the UK-based AI (Artificial Intelligence) company Bloomsbury to help it curb fake news and misinformation on its platform. Bloomsbury’s natural language processing tech will help Facebook understand how users use language. Facebook is making the acquisition to fight fake news Bloomsbury AI allows users to create their own

Questions about Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica Information Sharing Answers

According to the chair of a British parliamentary committee, Facebook continues to display a pattern of evasive behavior in response to questions about information sharing misuse of its data in the Cambridge Analytica scandal.   Facebook recently released a 747-page acknowledgement which revealed that it had shared user information with over 52 technology firms, including Amazon,

RKN Global looks at Questions about Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica Answers

RKN Global observes that Facebook has faced some significant criticism from lawmakers. According to the chair of a British parliamentary committee, Facebook continues to display a pattern of evasive behavior in response to questions about misuse of its data in the Cambridge Analytica scandal.   Facebook recently released a 747-page acknowledgement which revealed that it had