Gardening Group Has A Hoe Lotta Problems With Facebooks Algorithms

Moderating a Facebook gardening group in western New York is not without challenges. There are complaints of wooly bugs, inclement weather and the novice members who insist on using dish detergent on their plants. And then there’s the word “hoe.” Facebook’s algorithms sometimes flag this particular word as “violating community standards,” apparently referring to a […]

Selena Gomez Continues to Slam Facebook Over COVID Misinformation

Months after complaining about ‘scientific disinformation,’ the ‘Lose You to Love Me’ shares a video from the Center for Countering Digital Hate about anti-vaccine content circulating on social media. AceShowbiz –Selena Gomez has tweeted her frustration with Facebook’s failure to stop the spread of misinformation about COVID. Last year, the singer and actress tweeted “scientific […]

Instagram owner Facebook take no action against Lewis Hamilton racists

Instagram owners Facebook have not taken any action against 31 accounts that sent racist abuse including monkey emojis to Lewis Hamilton after his British Grand Prix win Lewis Hamilton received racist abuse online after winning British Grand Prix in controversial circumstances Hamilton was involved in a crash with Max Verstappen in the first lap on […]