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How Joe Biden Will Take Over the Trump Administration’s Twitter Accounts

How Joe Biden Will Take Over the Trump Administration’s Twitter Accounts

How Joe Biden Will Take Over the Trump Administration’s Twitter Accounts How Joe Biden Will Take Over the Trump Administration’s Twitter Accounts On Wednesday, as President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. completes his transition into the White House, several social media companies will be completing their own transitions of highly followed official accounts. But the handoff won’t be as seamless as …

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Twitter Removes Over 70,000 QAnon Accounts

Twitter Removes Over 70,000 QAnon Accounts

Twitter Removes Over 70,000 QAnon Accounts Twitter Removes Over 70,000 QAnon Accounts SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter on Monday said that it had removed more than 70,000 accounts that promoted the QAnon conspiracy theory in recent days, as the company widened its crackdown on content that could incite violence after barring President Trump from its service last week. Twitter, which carried …

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Twitter and Facebook Lock Trump’s Accounts After Violence on Capitol Hill

Violence on Capitol Hill Is a Day of Reckoning for Social Media

Twitter and Facebook Lock Trump’s Accounts After Violence on Capitol Hill Twitter and Facebook Lock Trump’s Accounts After Violence on Capitol Hill SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter and Facebook on Wednesday locked the accounts of President Trump, which prevents him from posting messages to his more than 88 million followers on Twitter and 35 million followers on Facebook, after he published …

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Why can’t the social networks stop fake accounts?

Why can’t the social networks stop fake accounts?

Why can’t the social networks stop fake accounts? Why can’t the social networks stop fake accounts? Every few months, social media companies say they removed another billion fake accounts. So how did a 21-year-old delivery driver in Pennsylvania impersonate Trump family members on Twitter for nearly a year, eventually fooling the president? The answer has to do with the enormity …

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Frank Sinatra, John Lennon and more deceased artists are getting TikTok accounts

Frank Sinatra, John Lennon and more deceased artists are getting TikTok accounts

Frank Sinatra, John Lennon and more deceased artists are getting TikTok accounts Frank Sinatra, John Lennon and more deceased artists are getting TikTok accounts First it was holograms; now late music stars are showing up with TikTok accounts. Washington Post journalist Dave Jorgenson, who runs the news outlet’s TikTok account, pointed out recently that none other than classic lounge singer …

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Killer Robot? Assassination of Iranian Scientist Feeds Conflicting Accounts

Killer Robot? Assassination of Iranian Scientist Feeds Conflicting Accounts

Killer Robot? Assassination of Iranian Scientist Feeds Conflicting Accounts Killer Robot? Assassination of Iranian Scientist Feeds Conflicting Accounts Humiliated by the killing of a top nuclear scientist, Iranian officials sought this week to rewrite the attack as an episode of science fiction: Israel had executed him entirely by remote control, spraying bullets from an automated machine gun propped up in …

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Facebook will give presidential accounts to Biden even if Trump refuses to concede election

Facebook will give presidential accounts to Biden even if Trump refuses to concede election

Facebook will give presidential accounts to Biden even if Trump refuses to concede election Facebook will give presidential accounts to Biden even if Trump refuses to concede election “In 2017, we worked with both the Obama Administration and incoming Trump Administration to make sure the transition of their Facebook and Instagram accounts was seamless on January 20th, and we expect …

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How Twitter and Facebook plan to handle Trump’s accounts when he leaves office.

How Twitter and Facebook plan to handle Trump’s accounts when he leaves office.

How Twitter and Facebook plan to handle Trump’s accounts when he leaves office. How Twitter and Facebook plan to handle Trump’s accounts when he leaves office. Many world leaders generally have wider latitude on Twitter and Facebook because their comments and posts are regarded as political speech that is in the realm of public interest. But what will happen to …

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Twitter Clamped Down on Trump, but Army of Accounts Spread His Message

Twitter Clamped Down on Trump, but Army of Accounts Spread His Message

Twitter Clamped Down on Trump, but Army of Accounts Spread His Message Twitter Clamped Down on Trump, but Army of Accounts Spread His Message Hours before President Trump falsely claimed to supporters at the White House early on Wednesday that he had already won the presidential election, he prefaced his argument with a tweet. “We are up BIG, but they …

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5 Art Accounts to Follow on Instagram Now

5 Art Accounts to Follow on Instagram Now

5 Art Accounts to Follow on Instagram Now 5 Art Accounts to Follow on Instagram Now The last time I was on a plane was in late February, returning home from Belgium. Now that I’m homebound, my wanderlust has curdled into an almost pathological hunger to get back in the sky. I dream about airports at least a few times …

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