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Facebook busts up international spam operation

While Facebook has spent significant time fighting fake news on its network, it continues to battle another plague to its social platform: Fake accounts. These are often used to spread low-quality content, so the internet titan has been ramping up it…
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‘Operation GroupMe’ was meant to fight shoplifting, enables racial profiling instead

The Washington, D.C., neighborhood of Georgetown has had a shoplifting problem lately, so local citizens turned to group-messaging app GroupMe for help. What they got instead was widespread racial profiling.

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