Elizabeth Culliford

Recent articles by Elizabeth Culliford

Twitter debuts 'manipulated media' label on clip of Biden retweeted by Trump

Twitter debuts 'manipulated media' label on clip of Biden retweeted by Trump

Posted on Saturday by White House social media director Dan Scavino.
Mar 10 2020 6:42AM
Twitter suspends group of pro-Bloomberg accounts over 'platform manipulation'

Twitter suspends group of pro-Bloomberg accounts over 'platform manipulation'

"Coordinating with or compensating others to engage in artificial engagement."
Feb 24 2020 6:45AM
Paid social media influencers dip toes in US 2020 election

Paid social media influencers dip toes in US 2020 election

Campaigns look to local, 'authentic' promoters.
Feb 12 2020 2:00PM
Twitter notches first US$1 billion quarterly revenue, beating estimates

Twitter notches first US$1 billion quarterly revenue, beating estimates

Amid efforts to make its platform more user-friendly.
Feb 7 2020 6:19AM
Democrats release tips for US election campaigns to fight online disinformation

Democrats release tips for US election campaigns to fight online disinformation

Teams should be responsible for monitoring online disinformation about their candidate.
Dec 18 2019 6:44AM
Democrats release tips for US election campaigns to fight online disinformation

Democrats release tips for US election campaigns to fight online disinformation

Social media giants "come up short" on issue.
Dec 17 2019 1:11PM
Facebook pledges US$130m to content oversight board

Facebook pledges US$130m to content oversight board

Funding for six years of operations.
Dec 16 2019 1:00PM
Facebook delays naming oversight board members until 2020

Facebook delays naming oversight board members until 2020

'Unforeseen complexities' delay member selection.
Dec 13 2019 12:10PM
Thousands of UK political ads missing from Facebook archive searches

Thousands of UK political ads missing from Facebook archive searches

Facebook unsure why campaign transparency data missing.
Dec 11 2019 1:20PM
Twitter makes global changes to comply with privacy laws

Twitter makes global changes to comply with privacy laws

To give users more information about what data advertisers might receive.
Dec 3 2019 7:00AM
Google bars elections ads from using political leanings, voter data

Google bars elections ads from using political leanings, voter data

Curtails ability of advertisers to segment and target.
Nov 21 2019 12:48PM
Activist Sharpton takes Facebook ad concerns to Zuckerberg's home

Activist Sharpton takes Facebook ad concerns to Zuckerberg's home

"No-holds-barred meeting" with Zuckerberg over decision not to fact-check.
Nov 6 2019 6:58AM
Facebook announces new steps to clamp down on misinformation ahead of 2020 election

Facebook announces new steps to clamp down on misinformation ahead of 2020 election

To combat misinformation and voter suppression .
Oct 22 2019 6:56AM
Six things Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told staff in leaked audio

Six things Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told staff in leaked audio

Addresses questions from staff in two internal July meetings.
Oct 2 2019 6:59AM
Facebook, Microsoft launch contest to detect deepfake videos

Facebook, Microsoft launch contest to detect deepfake videos

After House Intelligence Committee Chairman demanded details of countermeasure plans.
Sep 6 2019 12:21PM
Twitter CEO's hacked account sends racist tweets before being secured

Twitter CEO's hacked account sends racist tweets before being secured

Sending curse words to 4 million followers before account re-secured.
Sep 2 2019 12:20AM
Facebook tightens rules for US political advertisers ahead of 2020 election

Facebook tightens rules for US political advertisers ahead of 2020 election

Requires new disclosures for its site and photo-sharing platform Instagram.
Aug 29 2019 1:22PM
Online conservatives expect to vent social media frustrations at White House

Online conservatives expect to vent social media frustrations at White House

Carpe Donktum gets an invite to summit.
Jul 11 2019 1:30PM
Reddit quarantines major pro-Trump community over violence threats

Reddit quarantines major pro-Trump community over violence threats

Stops short of ban.
Jun 28 2019 12:33PM

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