Twitter notifies 677G users of Russian election propaganda

Over 677,000 people in the US liked, retweeted or followed Twitter accounts possibly tied with Russian efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/22/twitter-notifies-677g-users-russian-election-propaganda.html

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Twitter attempts to increase ad transparency after Russian-backed scandal

After accusing Russian-based operatives of purchasing $274,000 in advertising tied to the 2016 U.S. presidential election, Twitter unveiled new transparency steps to let users know which ad campaigns are active.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/25/twitter-attempts-to-increase-ad-transparency-after-russian-backed-scandal.html

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MP3s Didn’t Just Die, Corporate Claims to the Contrary Notwithstanding

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Reports of MP3’s death as a standard have been greatly exaggerated–or, perhaps, “tied to the wrong medium” would be a better way of phrasing the misconception.

The post MP3s Didn’t Just Die, Corporate Claims to the Contrary Notwithstanding appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/249306-mp3s-didnt-just-die-corporate-claims-contrary-notwithstanding?source=Computing

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