Bam Aquino: Facebook’s fact-checking program will boost fight vs fake news

The partnership of Facebook with two local media outlets for a third-party fact checking program would strengthen the fight against fake news, Senator Bam Aquino said on Saturday. Aquino said the move of the social media giant to partner with the media outlets would help prevent the spread of disinformation across social media.

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PH privacy watchdog to Zuckerberg: Cooperate in our FB leak probe

PH privacy watchdog to Zuckerberg: Cooperate in our FB leak probe

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been directed by the country’s privacy watchdog to cooperate with an investigation of the improper sharing of the personal information of more than 1 million Filipino users of the social media platform with the British political consulting company Cambridge Analytica.

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Duterte denies tapping Cambridge Analytica during 2016 campaign

President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday denied having dealt with the British political consulting firm, Cambridge Analytica, during the 2016 elections. Facebook had earlier said that 1.2 million Filipinos were among 87 million users worldwide whose data were “improperly shared” by Cambridge Analytica, a British political consulting firm.

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At Senate hearing, Zuckerberg apologizes for Facebook’s privacy failures

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Under fire for the worst privacy debacle in his company’s history, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg batted away often-aggressive questioning from lawmakers who accused him of failing to protect the personal information of millions of Americans from Russians intent on upsetting the US election.

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CanadaVisa Social | Bringing you the latest updates on Canadian immigration


The CanadaVisa online community is your go-to resource for the latest Canadian immigration news published on our media channels. As we enter the second quarter of 2018, our social media channels continue to bring you the latest news and updates. Your social media presence is important to us and we hope you’ll continue to support our […]

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