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Australian lawsuit funder files complaint against Facebook, flags…

Australian lawsuit funder files complaint against Facebook, flags…

Published 10/07/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Litigation funder IMF Bentham Ltd (IMF.AX) is preparing to potentially sue social media giant Facebook Inc (FB.O) in Australia over its sharing [more…]

WhatsApp launches Indian media blitz to dispel fake news woes

WhatsApp launches Indian media blitz to dispel fake news woes

Published 10/07/2018

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Facebook Inc’s WhatsApp messaging platform on Tuesday published advertisements in key Indian newspapers to tackle the spread of misinformation, its first such [more…]

As inflation soars, Facebook drives trading in Argentina’s barter…

As inflation soars, Facebook drives trading in Argentina’s barter…

Published 06/07/2018

SAN MIGUEL, Argentina (Reuters) - At an abandoned train station in Buenos Aires’ working-class suburb of San Miguel, hundreds of Argentines gather with bags of [more…]

Trump on Twitter (July 5): Immigration, Scott Pruitt, EPA

Trump on Twitter (July 5): Immigration, Scott Pruitt, EPA

Published 06/07/2018

The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS. The opinions expressed are his own. Reuters [more…]

Facebook still evasive over Cambridge Analytica and fake news: UK…

Facebook still evasive over Cambridge Analytica and fake news: UK…

Published 29/06/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Facebook continues to be evasive in its answers to a British parliamentary committee examining a scandal over misuse of the social media [more…]

Video makers want YouTube to change subscription tool

Video makers want YouTube to change subscription tool

Published 26/06/2018

ANAHEIM, Calif. (Reuters) - Video makers with millions of subscribers on YouTube expressed frustration at a trade show last week that the service notifies only [more…]

Trump on Twitter (June 25) – Fake News, Immigration, Harley-Davidson

Trump on Twitter (June 25) – Fake News, Immigration, Harley-Davidson

Published 25/06/2018

The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS. The opinions expressed are his own. Reuters [more…]

White House press secretary responds to controversy over restaurant…

White House press secretary responds to controversy over restaurant…

Published 25/06/2018

(Reuters) - White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders urged greater civility three days after she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant because she worked for [more…]

U.S. grand jury questions social media advisor to key Trump supporter

U.S. grand jury questions social media advisor to key Trump supporter

Published 02/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A social media expert who worked with influential Donald Trump ally Roger Stone during the 2016 U.S. presidential race testified before a [more…]

Trump sees media bias in handling of ‘Roseanne’ cancellation

Trump sees media bias in handling of ‘Roseanne’ cancellation

Published 31/05/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday suggested an executive behind ABC’s cancellation of sitcom “Roseanne” was biased while the White House [more…]