1. US election: Twitter locks Trump campaign's account after Biden attack ad  New Zealand Herald
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  3. Twitter changes hacked content rules after Biden story uproar  Stuff.co.nz
  4. The truth behind the Hunter Biden non-scandal  The Washington Post
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Trump's campaign has accused the tech giant of censorship after its account was locked.Trump's campaign has accused the tech giant of censorship after its account was locked.

US election: Twitter locks Trump campaign's account after Biden attack ad - NZ Herald

Twitter was wrong to block weblinks to an unverified political story, CEO Jack Dorsey says.Twitter was wrong to block weblinks to an unverified political story, CEO Jack Dorsey says.

Rudy Giuliani says a laptop containing the emails and intimate photos was simply abandoned in a repair shop.Rudy Giuliani says a laptop containing the emails and intimate photos was simply abandoned in a repair shop.

FBI probing if Russia involved in Hunter Biden email story | 1 NEWS | TVNZ

President Trump regularly shares content from his campaign on Twitter without using the common retweet or quote tweet.President Trump regularly shares content from his campaign on Twitter without using the common retweet or quote tweet.

How Trump shares some controversial tweets without facing Twitter’s consequences - The Washington Post

Analysts, investors, and business leaders say Biden's plans would be better for the economyAnalysts, investors, and business leaders say Biden's plans would be better for the economy

Joe Biden is Erasing Donald Trump's Edge on the Economy | Time

Twitter will no longer remove hacked content and instead will label Tweets to provide context after Republicans threatened to subpoena CEO Jack Dorsey for shutting down accounts.Twitter will no longer remove hacked content and instead will label Tweets to provide context after Republicans threatened to subpoena CEO Jack Dorsey for shutting down accounts.

Twitter does a U-turn and starts allowing people to share Biden Ukraine story again | Daily Mail Online

After blowback, Twitter chief says it was wrong to block links to an article citing unverified emails from Biden’s son.After blowback, Twitter chief says it was wrong to block links to an article citing unverified emails from Biden’s son.

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Twitter won't remove hacked material unless it's shared directly by hackers, following uproar at its response to a NY Post story about Hunter Biden.Twitter won't remove hacked material unless it's shared directly by hackers, following uproar at its response to a NY Post story about Hunter Biden.

Twitter's new hacked material rules could be easily exploited: Experts - Business Insider

Hunter Biden - Wikipedia

The platform is throwing up its hands: The story has been so widely shared despite its efforts that it will stop trying to stem its spread.The platform is throwing up its hands: The story has been so widely shared despite its efforts that it will stop trying to stem its spread.

Twitter Will Allow ‘Post’ Story On Hunter Biden To Be Shared, Reversing Course

The decision by Facebook and Twitter to restrict a controversial article by the New York Post on Joe Biden has opened a wider debate about how social media companies tackle misinformation. Twitter has since updated its policy on hacked materials.The decision by Facebook and Twitter to restrict a controversial article by the New York Post on Joe Biden has opened a wider debate about how social media companies tackle misinformation. Twitter has since updated its policy on hacked materials.

Explained: Social networks face backlash over US election misinformation methods | Euronews

The social media company’s attempt to stop misinformation from spreading brought the Streisand Effect into action.The social media company’s attempt to stop misinformation from spreading brought the Streisand Effect into action.

Twitter’s trust and safety lead, Vijaya Gadde, tweeted that the platform would "no longer remove hacked content unless it is directly shared by hackers or those acting in concert with them." Instead, Twitter will label tweets with context instead of blocking them.CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted that "straight blocking of URLs was wrong."

Twitter will stop removing ‘hacked content’ unless it’s shared by hackers - The Verge

Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) updated its policies Thursday related to hacked materials after facing flak for limiting a New York Post story related to Hunter ...Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) updated its policies Thursday related to hacked materials after facing flak for limiting a New York Post story related to Hunter Biden, the son of...

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR), Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) - Twitter Updates Content Moderation Policy In Response To New York Post Controversy | Benzinga

Doubts persist over the authenticity of emails obtained by the New York Post that apparently show Joe Biden’s son Hunter traded on his father’s position as vice-president in 2015.Doubts persist over the authenticity of emails obtained by the New York Post that apparently show Joe Biden’s son Hunter traded on his father’s position as vice-president in 2015.

Facebook and Twitter slammed over censorship of story critical of Biden son

Twitter alters hacked content policy after blocking story about Joe Biden's Ukraine dealingsTwitter has altered its policy on hacked content after its decision to block a news report critical of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden provoked Republican fury. The...

Twitter alters hacked content policy after blocking story about Joe Biden's Ukraine dealings | Daily Sabah

Twitter Changes Hacked Content Rules Over New York Post's Hunter Biden Story | Hollywood Reporter

Twitter initially responded by banning users from sharing links to the article in tweets and direct messages because it violated the company’s policy prohibiting hacked content.Twitter initially responded by banning users from sharing links to the article in tweets and direct messages because it violated the company’s policy prohibiting hacked content.

Twitter changes hacked content rules after Joe Biden story furor - world news - Hindustan Times

Twitter to allow posting of hacked materials unless directly shared by hackers. Twitter to allow posting of hacked materials unless directly shared by hackers.

Twitter abruptly changes hacked-materials policy after blocking Biden story | Ars Technica

Twitter to allow posting of hacked materials unless directly shared by hackers. Twitter to allow posting of hacked materials unless directly shared by hackers.

Twitter abruptly changes hacked-materials policy after blocking Biden story | Ars Technica

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A search on Facebook’s content discovery platform CrowdTangle shows that as of early Friday afternoon, the New York Post story has been shared over 470,000 times and has nearly 2 million interactions.A search on Facebook’s content discovery platform CrowdTangle shows that as of early Friday afternoon, the New York Post story has been shared over 470,000 times and has nearly 2 million interactions.

'Censored' NY Post Article Shared 470,000 Times on Facebook

Twitter CEO admits straight blocking of New York Post article 'was wrong' Twitter CEO admits straight blocking of New York Post article 'was wrong'

Twitter CEO admits straight blocking of New York Post article 'was wrong' | Taiwan News

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Twitter said on Friday it would start labelling tweets with links to information sourced by hackers rather than blocking them after the company's...MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Twitter said on Friday it would start labelling tweets with links to information sourced by hackers rather than blocking them after the company's...

Twitter Changes 'Hacked Materials Policy' Enforcement Rules After Backlash From Users - Sputnik International

The company’s flip-flopping on the policy after banning a shady New York Post story highlights the challenges facing social media in 2020.The company’s flip-flopping on the policy after banning a shady New York Post story highlights the challenges facing social media in 2020.

Twitter’s ‘Hacked Materials’ Rule Tries to Thread an Impossible Needle | WIRED

Twitter Inc CEO Jack Dorsey said on Friday his company had been wrong to block links to an article making claims about Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's son.Twitter Inc CEO Jack Dorsey said on Friday his company had been wrong to block links to an article making claims about Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's son.

Twitter CEO Says Blocking New York Post Article Without Context Was Wrong

By suppressing news of Joe Biden’s son’s alleged emails, the social media titans have revealed their political stakes. That should make them ineligible to protections granted by Section 230 of the Telecommunications Act.By suppressing news of Joe Biden’s son’s alleged emails, the social media titans have revealed their political stakes. That should make them ineligible to protections granted by Section 230 of the Telecommunications Act.

Another ‘hack’ job? Censorship of the Hunter Biden story shows Twitter & Facebook have a big dog in the US political fight — RT Op-ed

For the first time in recent memory, Facebook and Twitter enforced rules against misinformation on a story from a mainstream media publication. For the first time in recent memory, Facebook and Twitter enforced rules against misinformation on a story from a mainstream media publication.

Why tech giants limited the spread of N.Y. Post story on Biden

Twitter has taken another step back from its initial decision to block users from sharing links to or images of a New York Post story reporting on emails and other data supposedly originating on a laptop belonging to Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s son, Hunter. The story, which alleged that Hunter Biden had set up […]Twitter has taken another step back from its initial decision to block users from sharing links to or images of a New York Post story reporting on emails and other data supposedly originating on a laptop belonging to Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s son, Hunter. The story, which alleged that Hunter Biden had set up […]

Twitter is now allowing users to share that controversial New York Post story – TechCrunch

It faces allegations of election interference after blocking news stories about content that wasn't hacked.It faces allegations of election interference after blocking news stories about content that wasn't hacked.

Twitter Tweaks Policy on Publishing Hacked Materials After a Backlash | The Motley Fool

Twitter claimed it was reversing course late Thursday and would no longer forbid users from tweeting links to websites containing hacked material—so long as the hackers themselves weren’t the ones doing the sharing. Twitter claimed it was reversing course late Thursday and would no longer forbid users from tweeting links to websites containing hacked material—so long as the hackers themselves weren’t the ones doing the sharing.

No, Twitter Did Not Stop Blocking URLs and 'Hacked Content'

Twitter has changed its hacked materials policy, with CEO Jack Dorsey on Friday saying its prior standards were "wrong"Twitter has changed its hacked materials policy, with CEO Jack Dorsey on Friday saying its prior standards were "wrong"

Twitter Reverses 'Wrong' Policy on Hacked Materials

The origins of the emails in question remain unclear. The origins of the emails in question remain unclear.

FBI Probing Alleged ‘Hunter Biden Emails’ as Possible Foreign Intelligence Operation

The social network backtracks after Republicans accuse it of censoring conservative speech.The social network backtracks after Republicans accuse it of censoring conservative speech.

Twitter is no longer blocking links to a New York Post article about Biden's son - CNET

Social media sites restricted sharing a report about the unverified emails amid questions about their authenticitySocial media sites restricted sharing a report about the unverified emails amid questions about their authenticity

FBI investigating Hunter Biden emails as possible Russian disinformation operation: reports | Salon.com

The truth is rarely evident in looking at a scandal straight on.The truth is rarely evident in looking at a scandal straight on.

Federal investigators are examining whether the emails allegedly describing activities by Joe Biden and his son Hunter and found on a laptop at a Delaware...Federal investigators are examining whether the emails allegedly describing activities by Joe Biden and his son Hunter and found on a laptop at a Delaware repair shop are linked to a foreign intelligence operation, two people familiar with the matter told NBC News.

Feds Examining If Alleged Hunter Biden Emails Are Linked to a Foreign Intel Operation – NBC Los Angeles

They're learning how messy it can get when the threat of election misinformation clashes with free-speech principles.They're learning how messy it can get when the threat of election misinformation clashes with free-speech principles.

Facebook and Twitter, the reluctant gatekeepers - Axios

The company’s back-and-forth on its own policies has created outrage and confusion.The company’s back-and-forth on its own policies has created outrage and confusion.

Twitter Just Stopped Blocking The Biden Article It Said It Would Block Yesterday

Twitter was wrong to block weblinks to an unverified political story, CEO Jack Dorsey said on Friday, as the company responded to criticism over its handling of the Twitter was wrong to block weblinks to an unverified political story, CEO Jack Dorsey said on Friday, as the company responded to criticism over its handling of the

Twitter CEO says it was wrong to block links to Biden story | Loop News

Twitter said late Thursday it was changing its policy on hacked content after an outcry about its handling of an unverified political story from the New York Post.Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted that it was “unacceptable” the company hadn't provided more context around its action.

Following New York Post Biden story, Twitter changes rules | kgw.com

Facebook on Friday censored first daughter Tiffany Trump, barring people from posting her tweets after labeling them spam.Facebook on Friday censored first daughter Tiffany Trump, barring people from posting her tweets after labeling them spam. The social giant’s censorship, which the company later claimed was an

Facebook censored Tiffany Trump then claimed it was an error