Epoch Times Advertiser Deletes FB Page After Hacking Queries
It’s not clear how the page ended up in the possession of The Epoch Times, an increasingly popular conservative news source in the U.S.
Gun Accessory Marketers Dwarfed the NRA in Post-Shooting Ads
Conceal Carry Online regularly drops large sums on Facebook, but its pitch became cynically targeted after the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, Ohio.
BETTER LATE THAN NEVER?
Facebook Wants To Clean Up Its Notoriously Toxic Groups
“Being in a private group doesn’t mean that your actions should go unchecked,” the company warned in a blog post.
Sketchy Facebook Ads Beg Boomers to Turn Away From Fox News
Campaigns with unclear ties are out to poach Fox News’ older viewers and bring them to OANN and The Epoch Times.
THINK OUT LOUD
Facebook Wants to Let Users Turn Thoughts Into Posts
“Facebook does not want to drill holes in your head.”
BUILDING THE WALL
Palmer Luckey’s #MAGA Defense Company Is Booming Under Trump
With a high-tech spin on building the wall, Anduril is expanding its border surveillance ambitions—and picking up work that some tech companies aren’t willing to touch.
How One Researcher Exposed the Saudis’ Master of Disinfo
Facebook announced Thursday the Saudi government had engaged in “coordinated inauthentic behavior” on the platform, crediting research from Bellingcat.