Facebook sets new rules for workplace communication to ease social, political debates

Zuckerberg said the guidelines would help to ensure that employees, especially the company’s Black community, felt supported......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 17th, 2020

Hundreds of Facebook employees call on Mark Zuckerberg to change the social network"s controversial rules on political ads (FB)

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Hundreds of Facebook employees are asking the company to change its policies on political ads, according to an internal letter obtained by The New York Times. The social network currently refuses to f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 28th, 2019

Facebook Says It Isn’t Fact Checking Politicians on the Social Platform

It said it doesn't want to act as a "referee" for political debates SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook.....»»

Category: topSource: timeSep 25th, 2019

In wake of 2016 election, Facebook tightens political ad rules – but leaves loopholes

Anyone wanting to run ads pertaining to elections, politics or social issues must confirm their id.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 28th, 2019

News Organizations Flag Concerns on Facebook"s Political-Ad Rules

A trade group representing news organizations raised concerns to Facebook that the social media company’s rules on political ads are overly broad and could affect their ability to promote stories......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 18th, 2018

Facebook, Twitter Spark Political Row Over Limiting New York Post Story On Joe Biden

Social media giants Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) and Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB) face accusations of political bias from several members of the Republican Party over restricting a New York Post story connected to Democratic read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 15th, 2020

Liberal political messages dominate on Instagram — a stark contrast to Facebook, where conservative political messaging rules

Content involving climate change, the Black Lives Matter movement, and other liberal political messaging is wildly popular on Instagram. A photo Donald Trump .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 13th, 2020

: Facebook to halt political ads in U.S. indefinitely after polls close Nov. 3

Facebook Inc. on Wednesday said it would halt political ads in the U.S. for at least a week after polls close Nov. 3, the social-media company's latest move to limit the spread of election misinformation on its platforms......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 7th, 2020

Facebook To Limit Internal Discussions On Zuckerberg"s Handling Of Political Content

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB) is placing restrictions on its employees so as to curb debate on social and political issues, Reuters reported Thursday. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 18th, 2020

Facebook is creating new rules to moderate its internal social networks to curb heated discussions around politics and social issues

The new guidelines are an attempt to address "a lot of very tense conversations happening out in the world," a company.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 17th, 2020

Facebook to ban new political ads in week leading up to the election

Facebook Inc. said Thursday that it won't accept new political ads in the week leading up to the U.S. presidential election as part of a broader move by the social-.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 3rd, 2020

Facebook has banned an Indian politician from Prime Minister Narendra Modi"s ruling party for violating its rules on hate speech

Facebook's attitude to right-wing figures has been at the center of a political debate in India following an explosive Wall Street Journal report. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at Facebook's headq.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 3rd, 2020

People who display "darker" personality traits like narcissism or psychopathy are more likely to violate social distancing rules

  James M. Honeycutt is a cognitive researcher and professor emeritus of communication studies at Louisiana State University. Analyzing psychology.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 16th, 2020

Facebook’s Zuckerberg was reportedly talked out of making moves against Trump as far back as 2015

Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg reportedly wanted to remove an incendiary post by then-candidate Donald Trump as far back as 2015, but was convinced instead to change Facebook’s rules to allow such posts in the name of political discourse......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2020

How fast food got caught in the crossfire of viral social debates, as Shake Shack, Wendy"s, and Taco Bell are forced into the spotlight

Noam Galai/Getty Images Fast-food chains including Taco Bell, Domino's, and Shake Shack have been pulled into the cultural and political debates .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 20th, 2020

Facebook "Solves" Censorship Controversy By Allowing Users To Block All Political Ads

Facebook 'Solves' Censorship Controversy By Allowing Users To Block All Political Ads Tyler Durden Wed, 06/17/2020 - 12:31 As controversy rages over major social media platforms intervening when it comes to users expressing .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 17th, 2020

Facebook will allow users to block political ads under new guidelines

Facebook Inc. will begin allowing for some users to to turn off "all social issue, electoral or po.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 17th, 2020

Biden demands Facebook change its political speech rules


Category: videoSource: reutersJun 11th, 2020

Therese Poletti"s Tech Tales: Many tech employees are more ‘woke,’ but changing monolith companies is not easy

With Facebook Inc. again at the center of another political and social controversy, some of the harshest criticism has come from an unlikely source inside the company — its employees......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 9th, 2020

Drayage update: The Future Of EDI (With Video)

Social, political and economic conditions at the national and global levels are changing at breakneck speed, and it is more important than ever to maintain clear lines of communication and information sharing across the logistics industry. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 3rd, 2020

Facebook"s new Workplace features double down on its social focus and in-house hardware integrations (FB)

Business Insider Intelligence and eMarketer are now Insider Intelligence, a digitally-focused research company from Insider Inc. Learn more about what we offer. This story was delivered to Busines.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 26th, 2020