Phl Elections ‘High Priority’ For Meta’s Misinformation Team | OneNews.PH

1/29/2022 3:30:00 PM

An official of Meta Platforms, owner of Facebook and Instagram, said “we’re constantly working to find and stop” coordinated campaigns that seek to manipulate public debate especially with the upcoming May elections.

ICYMI: An official of Meta Platforms, owner of Facebook and Instagram, said “we’re constantly working to find and stop” coordinated campaigns that seek to manipulate public debate especially with the upcoming May elections. | via onenewsph

An official of Meta Platforms, owner of Facebook and Instagram, said “we’re constantly working to find and stop” coordinated campaigns that seek to manipulate public debate especially with the upcoming May elections.

“Certainly, the Philippine election is very high priority for us,” Alice Budisatrijo, head of Meta’s misinformation policy team in Asia and the Pacific, said during a virtual briefing with the Philippine media on Thursday, Jan. 27.“We have teams that are dedicated in enforcing our policy and making sure that any threats and risks in the Philippines are mitigated,” she added.

Budisatrijo was responding to a question regarding Meta’s efforts to counter the spread of political disinformation in the country, especially related to the upcoming polls.She cited Meta’s policy against coordinated inauthentic behavior, defined as the use of fake accounts, pages and groups to mislead other users or manipulate public debate and conversations.

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Meta Platforms, owner of popular social media sites Facebook and Instagram, vowed to take action against misinformation and other violations of its policies ahead of the May 9 elections in the Philippines.Mark Magsayo connects with a right hook to the face of Gary Russell Jr.Sen.A security personnel passes by a logo of ABS-CBN Corp.

“Certainly, the Philippine election is very high priority for us,” Alice Budisatrijo, head of Meta’s misinformation policy team in Asia and the Pacific, said during a virtual briefing with the Philippine media on Thursday, Jan. 27. 23, 2022. “We have teams that are dedicated in enforcing our policy and making sure that any threats and risks in the Philippines are mitigated,” she added. for their continuous failure to attend the investigation into the government’s procurement of face masks, face shields and other COVID-19 equipment. Budisatrijo was responding to a question regarding Meta’s efforts to counter the spread of political disinformation in the country, especially related to the upcoming polls. on Saturday, Jan. She cited Meta’s policy against coordinated inauthentic behavior, defined as the use of fake accounts, pages and groups to mislead other users or manipulate public debate and conversations. Cabarrios said leaving these frequencies unassigned and unutilized is not good considering that these are limited public resources.

“We’re constantly working to find and stop these coordinated campaigns that seek to manipulate public debate,” she said. 23, in Manila) with a majority decision to end the longest championship reign in professional boxing. and congressional aspirant in Quezon City’s 5th district, Dennis Manalastas, Gerald Cruz, Jayson Uson and Sophia Custodio for skipping the panel’s 18th hearing into the alleged anomalous government purchases of COVID-19 supplies in 2020. During the briefing, Budisatrijo reiterated their explanation as to why they do not remove all content flagged as misinformation on their platform. “As a private company, we should not be the arbiter of truth and we don’t think that any single actor should be. Two judges had 115-113 for Magsayo while the other scored it even, 114-114. If we require people to only post the truth on Facebook, then we will have to know all the truth in the world, which is obviously impossible,” she said. Otherwise, we will become paper tigers and that is part and parcel of the equal branch of government,” Gordon said. “Not all information is strictly true or false. “I am so proud of my country. Cabarrios said while there is no required timeframe for assigning unused frequencies, waiting for them to be assigned until the next administration would already be too long.

There can be degrees of truth or opinions of what is true. That’s why we believe that by giving people more information from the actual experts on fact-checking, we actually serve to educate people about various information that are spreading on our platforms,” she added. Now I became a world champion. Lawyer Noel Quimbo, Senate Blue Ribbon committee director general, said Lin’s lawyers sent a letter informing the committee that she was experiencing gastric illnesses and had contracted COVID-19. Budisatrijo said they work with professional fact-checkers to flag content that is false information. Based on their current policy, among those that they remove are pieces of misinformation that risk imminent physical harm, manipulated videos or deep fakes or those classified as voter suppression. “We are one with the Filipino people in celebrating the victory of Mark ‘Magnifico’ Magsayo,” Cabinet Secretary and acting presidential spokesman Karlo Nograles said in a statement. Budisatrijo explained that misinformation that could contribute to imminent physical harm includes false claims about cures and treatments of COVID-19, as well as those that could contribute to vaccine hesitancy. Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon concurred with Gordon, saying that “these witnesses have shown disrespect to the process of the committee. The NTC said that a provisional authority was given to AMBS “to install, operate and maintain a digital television (TV) broadcasting system in Mega Manila using Channel 16, which used to be ABS-CBN’s digital channel.

Meta also disallows voter interference, such as those that misrepresent the dates, locations, times and methods for voting; who can vote or their qualifications; whether a vote will be counted or not, and whether a candidate is running or not. Magsayo, who is promoted by fellow Filipino Manny Pacquiao and trained by Freddie Roach, improved to 24-0 with 16 knockouts with his upset win. Also not allowed are posts that offer to buy or sell votes with cash or gifts; statements that advocate, provide instructions or show explicit content to illegally participate in the voting process; and explicit claims that participation in the voting process will lead to COVID or other communicable infection. Budisatrijo said they also disallow, when they have additional context or information, calls for coordinated interference that would affect an individual’s ability to participate in an elections; content stating that voting participation may or will result in law enforcement consequences, and calls to monitor election activity when combined with signals of violence. “Thank you for bringing honor to our country by becoming the latest Filipino world boxing champion. Gordon also wanted to include former budget undersecretary Lloyd Christopher Lao, who has been ordered arrested by the committee last year. Meanwhile, for disinformation that does not fall under those actionable with removal, Meta said they reduce its visibility and impose certain penalties on those who share it. Recent policy updates include reducing the reach of rule-breaking members in groups and reduce distribution of all posts of people who violate their COVID-19 vaccine misinformation policy and those who repeatedly share debunked content. Russell fought with an injured shoulder which reduced him to a one-handed fighter for the majority of the contest at the Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Aliw Broadcasting, established in 1991, is owned by ALC Group of Companies of the late ambassador Antonio Cabangon Chua.

Budisatrijo said they also provide users with additional information by giving them more context on posts so they can decide what to read, trust and share.3 billion in tax deficiencies, noting that “there is prima facie evidence of tax evasion. Latest News . “I got him hurt a lot.