Facebook vows vigilance on Election Day misinformation efforts

Washington (AFP) – Facebook pledged real-time monitoring of Election Day misinformation and manipulation efforts as voters began in-person balloting across the United States Tuesday.Along with other social platforms, the company has promised to stem misinformation around the election, including premature claims of victory, seeking to avoid a repeat of 2016 manipulation efforts.”Our Election Operations Center will continue monitoring a range of issues in real time — including reports of voter suppression content,” said a Facebook statement posted on Twitter.”If we see attempts to suppress part…

Read More

HEDGE accordingly