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AN UNLIKELY REVOLUTIONARY: How Tristan Harris went from working at Apple and Google to consulting with heads of state about how to reform Silicon Vall...

The cofounder of the Center for Humane Technology, Tristan Harris has been calling attention to how tech companies manipulate citizens and consumers.

Facebook is making another attempt to crack down on fake news

Facebook is hosting reporters at an event to provide more details about changes it hopes will help curb the spread of misinformation on its service.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook could be fined if it doesn’t suffocate freedom of speech in Singapore

A new bill in Singapore targeting 'Online Falsehoods and Manipulation' could pose a big threat to social media companies like Facebook.

3 key things you need to know about Singapore’s potential law on fake news

You can still voice opinions and criticise the Government, as long as you avoid fake claims.
Michael Gordon, a local KVIA news reporter, and a heckler.

Local news reporter keeps his cool as an apparent Trump supporter heckles him on camera

The KVIA news reporter Michael Gordon said he held "absolutely no ill towards the woman."
Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures during the Business Russia forum in Moscow, Russia, in May 2015.

Russia has banned fake news, while also being one of the world’s prime exporters of fake news

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a law on Monday that introduced hefty fines for spreading what the state deems to be inaccurate information.

Anti-establishment financial site Zero Hedge says Facebook banned its content

Zero Hedge is a favorite on Wall Street, known for its anti-establishment, bearish slant on finance. The website says Facebook censored its content.
Facebook's founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg reacts as he speaks at the Viva Tech start-up and technology summit in Paris, France.

Facebook plans to tackle anti-vaccine misinformation by rejecting false ads and de-ranking harmful pages

Facebook is taking steps to address a flood of anti-vaccine misinformation on its platform.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees joint hearing regarding the company’s use and protection of user data, on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., on April 10, 2018.

Facebook and Instagram launch their first lawsuit over fake accounts and likes from Chinese companies, following legal concerns

Facebook and Instagram have filed their first lawsuit over fake accounts, likes and followers from four companies and three people based in China.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook was destroyed by British lawmakers for its disastrous year, but new laws should not be narrowly focused on the social network

MPs want to regulate tech companies, but the definition of a tech company is much bigger than Facebook.