Clegg also said in the interview that what he has done for the US presidential election is unprecedented. Facebook is better prepared today than in 2016.
Social media platforms have also become active on suspicious activities before the US elections. In the same order, advertisements that obstruct elections on social media platforms (FaceBook) Facebook and (Instagram) Instagram have been removed. The company has removed more than 2.2 million advertisements and 120,000 posts from FaceBook and Instagram. This step has been taken because through these advertisements, there was an attempt to obstruct the US presidential election to be held on November 3. This information was given by Facebook chief Nick Clegg.
A warning post on 15 crore fake news
In an interview, Clegg said the company posted a warning on 150 million fake news verified by third-party independent media. He also said that we are not full proof and will never remove or identify all misinformation or hateful material, but our election strategy, our team and our techniques are constantly improving.
Hint was given last month
Clegg also said in the interview that what he has done for the US presidential election is unprecedented. Facebook is better prepared today than in 2016. Let us tell you that Clegg had given a hint of action on such posts and advertisements last month. Clegg said last month that Facebook is taking stern measures to restrict content in case of chaos or violent protests in the November elections in the US.
Collaboration with FBI, Twitter and YouTube
Clegg said about 35,000 employees take care of the security of the Facebook platform and contribute to the election. Facebook has partnered with 70 specialized media in France. It has collaborated with the FBI, Twitter and YouTube to identify threats.