A year ago on getting complaints about heated, abusive posts, Google told staff to be responsible and thoughtful on internal message boards.
18 Sep 2020 5:42 PM
Last week, a Delhi Assembly panel had summoned him to determine if the social networking site deliberately ignored instances of hate speech.
15 Sep 2020 8:41 PM
The rights group said the bias in policy led by Ankhi Das had spurred violence against minorities in India.
10 Sep 2020 5:40 PM
The rights groups said the bias in policy led by Ankhi Das had spurred violence against minorities in India.
10 Sep 2020 5:40 PM
Online posts could also help document atrocities and abuses such as chemical weapons attacks in Syria and police abuse in the United States.
10 Sep 2020 4:22 PM
It was unclear what prevented the social media companies from following their own rules for content moderation on blocking hate speech.
17 Aug 2020 2:50 PM
Disney, Facebook's biggest advertiser this year, joins hundreds of firms that paused spending on the social media platforms.
20 Jul 2020 1:56 PM
They said at a virtual meeting with Zuckerberg they "didn’t hear anything...to convince us that Zuckerberg and colleagues are taking action"
08 Jul 2020 8:17 PM
Data of past boycotts suggests the observable impact is relatively mild, a business intelligence firm said.
02 Jul 2020 8:54 PM
The company said it would continue using social media to communicate with its clients and employees.
29 Jun 2020 6:12 PM
Unilever became the latest and one of the biggest advertisers to join several other brands that have stopped placing ads on Facebook.
27 Jun 2020 4:36 PM
Recently a Verizon ad appeared next to “a video from the conspiracy group QAnon drawing on hateful and anti-Semitic rhetoric.”
26 Jun 2020 5:47 PM
Popular US icecream brand Ben & Jerry’s becomes latest to join Facebook ad boycott
24 Jun 2020 4:31 PM
In an `Open Letter’ to public, retired civil servants talked about “continued misrepresentation” of Mander’s speech at Jamia Milia Islamia
12 Jun 2020 1:30 PM
A significant number of moderators for most platforms are contracted through companies such as Cognizant, Genpact, and Accenture.
16 May 2020 3:10 PM
Riots erupted as anti-Muslim anger was whipped up on social media, forcing the Sri Lankan government to impose emergency and block Facebook.
13 May 2020 8:10 PM
The social media giant is leaning on AI to filter out objectionable content as the coronavirus has sidelined most of its human moderators
13 May 2020 4:56 PM
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on faith leaders to promote solidarity based on human rights and human dignity
13 May 2020 2:13 PM
A lot of people are using racist hashtags such as #Kungflu, #chinesevirus and #communistvirus as they tweet about the pandemic
28 Mar 2020 3:20 PM
The court also transferred all cases related to linkage of social media profiles with Aadhaar pending in different high courts to self.
22 Oct 2019 1:16 PM