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Facebook, Twitter CEOs to testify Tuesday to Senate panel over content moderation decisions

The chief executives of Facebook and Twitter are set to testify before a congressional hearing on Tuesday that will explore their content moderation practices as Republicans accuse social media companies of censoring conservative speech.

Over 400 advertisers to boycott Facebook over failure to address hate speech

Advertisements for more than 400 brands including Coca-Cola and Starbucks are due to vanish from Facebook on Wednesday, after the failure of last-ditch talks to stop a boycott over hate speech on the site.

Facebook removes Trump ads featuring symbol linked to Nazis

Facebook on Thursday took down Trump campaign ads that featured a symbol used by Nazis to designate political prisoners, saying the posts breached the platform’s policy on hate.

Facebook launches voter registration campaign ahead of US election

Facebook is planning to play an active role in November’s U.S. presidential election, the platform announced on Wednesday.

Facebook to allow external audit on its content moderation

Facebook is working to enable external reviews on its content moderation systems, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said in a comment piece on the Financial Times on Monday.

U.S. Presidential Election: Zuckerberg confident of stopping interference in 2020 campaign

Facebook Inc’s Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg is confident the world’s biggest social network will do better in 2020 at stopping “bad actors’’ from manipulating...

Zuckerberg at center of Holocaust denial controversy

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has found himself at the center of a fresh row after saying the social network should not prohibit posts which deny the Holocaust.

Facebook records drop in hours spent by visitors, as profits mount

Facebook has reported a big jump in profits even though people are spending less time on the world’s biggest social network. The company said its...

Facebook to change news feed to focus on ‘personal moments’ – Zuckerberg

Facebook plans major changes to news feed from media and businesses to focus on personal interactions, which may lead to people spending less time...

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