• Twitter will give political candidates a special badge during U.S. midterm elections

    27 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Ahead of 2018 U.S. midterm elections, Twitter is taking a visible step to combat the spread of misinformation on its famously chaotic platform. In a blog post this week , the company explained how it would be adding “election labels” to the profiles of candidates running for political office.
    “Twitter has become the first place voters go to seek accurate information, resources, and breaking news from journalists, political candidates, and elected officials,” the company wrote in its announcement. “We understand the significance of this responsibility and our teams are building new ways for...
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  • U.S. Weekly Highlights and Preview, May 25, 2018

    U.S. Weekly Highlights and Preview, May 25, 2018

    27 days ago - By Economy

    Will April showers bring May flowers for the labor market?
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