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Russian meddling efforts extended to Pokémon Go

Russian efforts to meddle in American politics did not end at Facebook and Twitter. A CNN investigation of a Russian-linked account shows its tentacles extended to YouTube, Tumblr and even Pokémon Go. Dylan Byers reports......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

Russian meddling efforts extended to Pokémon Go

Russian efforts to meddle in American politics did not end at Facebook and Twitter. A CNN investigation of a Russian-linked account shows its tentacles extended to YouTube, Tumblr and even Pokémon Go. Dylan Byers reports......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

Exclusive: Russia meddling ... and Pikachu

Russian efforts to meddle in American politics did not end at Facebook and Twitter. A CNN investigation of a Russian-linked account shows its tentacles extended to YouTube, Tumblr and even Pokémon Go......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

Exclusive: Even Pokémon Go used by extensive Russian-linked meddling effort

Russian efforts to meddle in American politics did not end at Facebook and Twitter. A CNN investigation of a Russian-linked account shows its tentacles extended to YouTube, Tumblr and even Pokémon Go......»»

Category: topSource: moneyOct 12th, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg on Russian election meddling: "What they did is wrong and we"re not going to stand for it" (FB)

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Facebook's CEO says Russia-linked efforts to meddle in the US presidential election using its service were "wrong" He vowed to double staff working on safety and security this year Facebook&nbs.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 1st, 2017

The Number One: The biggest lie of the year? PolitiFact says Trump’s take on Russian meddling wins by a landslide

PolitiFact on Tuesday named President Trump’s stance on Russia’s influence on the 2016 election as its “Lie of the Year,” and a poll of the website’s readers backed the choice by a wide margin......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 16th, 2017

An influential British MP just savaged Twitter over its "completely inadequate" response to questions about Russian meddling in Brexit

3.0 Unported (CC BY 3.0) license from UK Parliament A British MP savaged Twitter over its response to questions about Russian meddling in Brexit. Twitter said only one Russian account spent money on EU referendum-relat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2017

A powerful British MP just savaged Twitter over its "completely inadequate" response to questions about Russian meddling in Brexit

3.0 Unported (CC BY 3.0) license from UK Parliament A powerful British MP just savaged Twitter over its response to questions about Russian meddling .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2017

MP to Facebook: Look harder for Brexit meddling

Facebook says a Russian troll farm with links to the Kremlin only spent $0.97 targeting British voters ahead of the Brexit referendum. But the head of a parliamentary committee says he's concerned Facebook hasn't looked hard enough......»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 14th, 2017

MP to Facebook: Look harder for Russian Brexit meddling

Facebook says a Russian troll farm with links to the Kremlin only spent $0.97 targeting British voters ahead of the Brexit referendum. But the head of a parliamentary committee says he's concerned Facebook hasn't looked hard enough......»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 13th, 2017

MP tells Facebook to look harder for Russian Brexit meddling

Facebook says that a Russian troll farm with links to the Kremlin that spent $100,000 on Facebook ads in an attempt to influence U.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 13th, 2017

The Number One: The biggest lie of the year? Trump’s take on Russian meddling wins by a landslide

PolitiFact on Tuesday named President Trump’s stance on Russia’s influence on the 2016 election as its “Lie of the Year,” and a poll of the website’s readers backed the choice by a wide margin......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 12th, 2017

Facebook exec on Russian election meddling: "We need more ad transparency"

Naomi Gleit, VP of Social Good at Facebook, discusses the steps Facebook is taking to prevent Russian meddling in U.S. politics and elections. She tells CNN's Poppy Harlow, "We take this really seriously.".....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnDec 11th, 2017

CIA Failure to Stop Russian Election Meddling Compared to 9/11 Mistakes by Ex-Spy Chief

There was “a failure of imagination that’s not dissimilar to the failure of imagination that we had for 9/11,” the CIA's former deputy director Michael Morell said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 11th, 2017

Facebook exec on Russian election meddling: "We need more ads transparency"

Naomi Gleit, VP of Social Good at Facebook, discusses the steps Facebook is taking to prevent Russian meddling in U.S. politics and elections. She tells CNN's Poppy Harlow, "We take this really seriously.".....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnDec 11th, 2017

How Robert Mueller Has Spent $3.2 Million Investigating Russian Meddling in the 2016 Election

"It’s clear the investigation is moving forward." Special Counsel Robert Mueller has spent more than $3.2 million in the opening months of his federal criminal inve.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 5th, 2017

Dismissed FBI Agent Is One Who Changed Hillary Email Scandal Language From "Grossly Negligent" To "Extremely Careless"

Over the weekend we noted that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's top FBI investigator into 'Russian meddling', agent Peter Strzok, was removed from the probe due to the discovery of anti-Trump text messages exchan.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 5th, 2017

Anti-Trump FBI Agent Changed Language Of Hillary Email Scandal From "Grossly Negligent" To "Extremely Careless"

Over the weekend we noted that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's top FBI investigator into 'Russian meddling', agent Peter Strzok, was removed from the probe due to the discovery of anti-Trump text messages exchan.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 4th, 2017

Anti-Trump FBI Agent Changed Assessment Of Hillary Email Scandal To "Extremely Careless" From "Grossly Negligent"

Over the weekend we noted that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's top FBI investigator into 'Russian meddling', agent Peter Strzok, was removed from the probe due to the discovery of anti-Trump text messages exchan.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 4th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: FBI agent in Mueller probe was reassigned after anti-Trump texts

The former top FBI agent assigned to special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian meddling i.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 3rd, 2017

Trump asked top senators to end Russian-meddling probe: report

President Donald Trump repeatedly urged top Republican senators to end the Senate Intelligence Committee investigation into Russian election m.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 30th, 2017