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Swiss Green Party launches vote to force home solar panel installation

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This week, Switzerland’s Green Party started collecting signatures to launch a referendum. The vote would ask voters whether to accept a plan to force those renovating or constructing a new building to install solar panels, reported RTS.…
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Myanmar’s embattled military government cracks down on free flow of news by blocking VPNs

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Myanmar’s military government has launched a major effort to block free communication on the Internet, shutting off access to virtual private networks, or VPNs, which can be used to circumvent blockages of banned websites and services.…
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My Facebook profile was hacked but all the platform offered was a faceless void

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A month ago my Facebook profile was hacked. First, a message popped up on my business page, asserting that there was an issue with copyright infringement and that the page would be immediately suspended.…
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The ‘Splinternet’ Election: Campaign was fractured, aggressive, costly and humourless

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Irish parties and candidates are likely to have spent half a million euro on political ads across Facebook and Instagram in the three months of this campaign. They’ve spent another almost €90,000 on Google advertising, which includes YouTube, search en…

Popular US news app accused of using AI to make up fake stories

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NewsBreak, a popular free news app in the US, has been publishing fictitious stories written by AI since 2021, according to Reuters. The app publishes licensed content from legitimate news sources, such as CNN, AP and Reuters itself, but it also uses a…

Popular US news app accused of using AI to make up fake stories

By ChinaPulse.com

NewsBreak, a popular free news app in the US, has been publishing fictitious stories written by AI since 2021, according to Reuters. The app publishes licensed content from legitimate news sources, such as CNN, AP and Reuters itself, but it also uses a…

Top news app in U.S. has Chinese origins and ‘writes fiction’ with the help of AI

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Billing itself as “the go-to source for all things local,” Newsbreak says it has over 50 million monthly users.
Last Christmas Eve, NewsBreak, a free app with roots in China that is the most downloaded news app in the United States, publish…

3 ways Meta could pivot if 10% of its ad revenue were to disappear

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Meta Platforms could see a slowdown in a big revenue driver later this year. Wall Street analysts looked at three ways the social media giant can offset such a scenario. The “revenue driver” in question is last year’s advertising blit…

Israel reportedly used fake social media accounts to influence US lawmakers

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A secret social media influence campaign that attempted to lobby US lawmakers to support Israel’s war on Gaza was organized and funded by the Israeli government, The New York Times reports.…
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Israel reportedly used fake social media accounts to influence US lawmakers

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A secret social media influence campaign that attempted to lobby US lawmakers to support Israel’s war on Gaza was organized and funded by the Israeli government, The New York Times reports.…
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