Thursday, September 20, 2018

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A woman looks at the Facebook logo on an iPad in this photo illustration

Vietnam Urges Facebook to Open Office Ahead of Controversial Cyber Law

HANOI (Reuters) Vietnam has asked Facebook to open a local office as the Communist-ruled country increases pressure on global technology firms to abide by...
Silhouettes of mobile device users are seen next to a screen projection of Youtube logo in this picture illustration

Top German Court Delays YouTube Illegal Uploads Case to Seek EU...

KARLSRUHE, Germany (Reuters) Germany's highest court has postponed a decision on whether YouTube is liable for violations of intellectual property rights on its video...
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny attends a rally in protest against court decision to block the Telegram messenger because it violated Russian regulations, in Moscow

Google Pulls Russian Opposition Leader’s YouTube Advert Ahead of Vote

MOSCOW (Reuters) Google removed a YouTube advert by Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny after authorities complained that the videos would violate an election silence...
3-D printed Facebook "Like" is seen in front of displayed Sweden flag in this illustration picture

Exclusive – Right-Wing Sites Swamp Sweden with ‘Junk News’ in Tight...

By Jack Stubbs and Johan Ahlander LONDON/STOCKHOLM (Reuters) One in three news articles shared online about the upcoming Swedish election come from websites publishing deliberately misleading...
Conspiracy theorist, radio talk show host and Infowars.net founder Jones visits the site of the Kennedy assassination in Dealey Plaza in Dallas

Twitter Permanently Bans Alex Jones, Website Infowars

(Reuters) Twitter Inc on Thursday permanently banned U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his website Infowars from its platform and Periscope, saying in a...
Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer and Member of the Board, attends the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos

Facebook, Twitter Face U.S. Congress over Politics and The Internet

By Patricia Zengerle and David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) Top Twitter Inc and Facebook Inc executives will defend their companies before U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday, with...
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