Facebook Announces New Fake News Initiative To Find 'Bad Actors' And 'Bad Content'

Business | Eric Lieberman
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers a keynote address during the Facebook f8 conference on September 22, 2011 in San Francisco, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg kicked off the conference introducing a Timeline feature to the popular social network. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Shedding light on the people and processes’

Babylon Bee Owner Sells Company Over Anti-Christian Bias On Facebook, Google

Business | Anders Hagstrom
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing regarding the company's use and protection of user data on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis

‘Facebook has the power to kill publishers, and they do’

Nigel Farage Confronts And Grills Zuckerberg For Bias Against Conservatives

Tech | Kyle Perisic
Nigel Farage questions Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg during a European Parliament meeting on May 22, 2018. (Photo: YouTube screenshot)

‘I’m beginning to wonder whether we need a social media bill of rights to basically protect free speech’

Zuckerberg 'Sorry' For Fake News On Facebook, Adding AI To Fight It

Tech | Kyle Perisic
Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer and founder of Facebook Inc., speaks during a joint hearing of the Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (Photo: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

They’re also using AI to remove ‘hate speech’

How To Watch Zuckerberg's EU Testimony And What To Know Before You Start Watching

Tech | Kyle Perisic
Facebook co-founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg awaits to testify before a combined Senate Judiciary and Commerce committee hearing in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill April 10, 2018 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

The 75-minute meeting will be livestreamed

'Make Facebook Safe For Democracy,' MoveOn.Org Tells Federal Trade Commission

Tech | Kyle Perisic
Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg listens during a joint hearing of the Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (Photo: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images) | Lefty Group: FTC Should Break Up Facebook

They’re launching a six-figure ad campaign on the site

Apparently Facebook Can Stop Hate Speech, But Not Terrorist Propaganda

Tech | Kyle Perisic
The ISIS logo is seen on a computer screen in this photo illustration on November 8, 2017. (Photo: Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Facebook censored 2.5 million pieces of ‘hate speech’ in the first few months of 2018 alone

WaPo, 11 Other US Media, Internet Companies Hired Russian IT Firm

Investigative Group | Richard Pollock
Washington, D.C. - July 19, 2017: The entrance of the Washington Post building is shown. (Nicole S Glass/Shutterstock)

‘Are you providing information to Russian intelligence?’

Facebook Is Partnering With A Sketchy George Soros Think Tank To Combat Election Meddling

Tech | Kyle Perisic
Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg appears for a hearing with the House Energy and Commerce Committee at the Rayburn House Office Building on Wednesday April 11, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Matt McClain/The Washington Post via Getty Images) | Facebook Partners W/ Anti-Trump Nonprofit

They may have violated 501(c)(3) regulations during the 2016 campaign

Mark Zuckerberg Agrees To Testify In Front Of EU Over Data Handling 'As Soon As Possible'

Tech | Kyle Perisic
Facebook co-founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a combined Senate Judiciary and Commerce committee hearing on Capitol Hill April 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

He has no plans as of yet to meet with U.K. lawmakers

Report: ISIS Found A Way Around Efforts To Stop The Spread Of Its Propaganda

Tech | Kyle Perisic
Stock image of a young hacker. (Image: Shutterstock.com)

They’re archiving propaganda before it can be removed online

SORRY CONSERVATIVES: You Don't Have Free Speech On Facebook Or Twitter

op-ed | Carl Szabo
Mark Zuckerberg Getty Images/Chip Somodevilla

Government shouldn’t police a company’s free expression

Facebook Removed 2.5 Million Posts Deemed 'Hate Speech' In Just The First Three Months Of 2018

US | Eric Lieberman
This picture taken on December 25, 2011 shows Facebook's founder and billionaire Mark Zuckerberg (2nd L) and his girlfriend Priscilla Chan (2nd R) during their private trip to Ha Long Bay in the northeastern province of Quuang Ninh. The young billionaire and his girlfriend who are the target of local media reportedly arrived to Hanoi on December 22, 2011. (Photo: Gia Dinh Xa Hoi/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Our technology still doesn’t work that well’

Facebook Audit: Thousands Of Apps Investigated, 200 Suspended For Mishandling Users' Data

Tech | Kyle Perisic
(Photo: Shutterstock.com) | Facebook Suspends 200 Apps

Facebook users may have given an app permission to collect their friends’ data

Lawmakers Worried About Smart Speakers Designed For Kids Send Letter To Amazon's Bezos

Tech | Eric Lieberman
Jeff Bezos, president and chief executive officer of Amazon.com Inc., right, speaks as U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Satya Nadella, chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp., listen during the American Technology Council roundtable hosted at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, June 19, 2017. (Photo: Zach Gibson/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

‘Negatively affect children’s development’

Facebook Is Getting Sued For Collecting Your Data Without Telling You

Tech | Kyle Perisic
(Photo: Shutterstock.com) | Facebook Getting Sued For Privacy Breach

They’re seeking $5 million in damages

College Students May Determine The Fate Of Abortion In Ireland

| Grace Carr
Abortion panel (Shutterstock/christitzeimaging) | College Students Determine Ireland's Vote

‘Students are very motivated’

Trump Administration Will Let AI 'Freely Develop,' Creates Committee

Tech | Kyle Perisic
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Google parent company Alphabet CEO Larry Page, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, and Vice President-elect Mike Pence listen as President-elect Donald Trump in the first major meeting between President-elect Trump and technology industry leaders at Trump Tower, December 14, 2016 in New York City. (Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

‘Without an AI strategy of its own, the world’s technology leader risks falling behind’

Former Facebook Exec: 'Most People Don't Care About Privacy'

Business | Eric Lieberman
This illustration picture taken on April 29, 2018, shows the logo of social network Facebook displayed on a screen and reflected on a tablet in Paris. (Photo: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Brussels bureaucrats’