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In case of disinformation, just breathe | Ian Vollbracht | TEDxVareseSalon

The practices of disinformation are by no means anything new, but were certainly revolutionised with the advent of social media. The concerns that parties or groups might use psycho-targeting techniques to influence the behaviour of people are real. What is the true extent of the problem, and which technique can be used in
order not to fall into the “trap” of disinformation?

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Facebook Will Use U.S. Mail To Find Election Ad Buyers

Facebook will be using U.S. postcards to verify ID and location of people who want to buy election-related advertising.

This is in response to criticism of failing to detect Russia’s use of the site to spread political disinformation in the 2016 election.

The plans were revealed after Robert Mueller unsealed an indictment accusing 3 Russian companies of interfering in the election via social…

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Facebook’s New Verifying System

Facebook, which landed itself in the crosshairs after becoming one of the primary venues by which federal prosecutors allege a Kremlin-linked, pro-Donald Trump Russian operation called the Internet Research Agency tried to flood the US with disinformation and propaganda before the 2016 elections, now says it will verify the identities of people who buy election-related ads by mailing postcards. This video was produced by YT Wochit Tech using source

Secret messages beamed out in TV commercials can order smartphones to spy on people, researchers warn:

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Facebook: Cracking the code (2017) – “How facebook manipulates the way you think, feel and act.” (documentary):

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