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Trump still wants TikTok off
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Friday, 11 September 2020 11:56

Trump still wants TikTok off


Those pesky kids will not mock my rallies any more

 President Donald Trump said on Thursday the deadline set for Chinese company ByteDance to sell its popular short-video app TikTok’s U.S. assets would not be extended.

Facebook censored pro-Biden advert
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Tuesday, 01 September 2020 11:22

Facebook censored pro-Biden advert


Video of Trump threatening to end Obamacare was apparently “inflamatory”

Facebook has admitted that it was wrong after blocking a pro-Biden ad submitted by Democratic political action committee Priorities USA, after initially telling the group the video violated its policy against “sensational” content.

Trump wants his mate Ellison to buy Tik-Tok
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Thursday, 20 August 2020 11:11

Trump wants his mate Ellison to buy Tik-Tok


Is this what the whole thing was about?

US President Donald Trump has said tech giant Oracle would be "a great company" to take over TikTok's US operations.

Trump asks court to reject social media gagging case
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All been a terrible misunderstanding

The Trump administration has filed a motion asking a court to dismiss a lawsuit against the president’s executive order targeting social media companies, calling it a “profound misunderstanding”.

Trump advisor wants Microsoft to pull out of China
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They don't need it anyway

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro suggested Microsoft could divest its holdings in China if it buys the Chinese owned short-video app TikTok.

Trump has cunning plan to regulate social media
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 FCC to change the law

US President Donald Trump is going to make sure that censoring him on social media will open a door to massive civil law suits.

Zuckerberg denies a deal with Trump
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Tuesday, 21 July 2020 12:16

Zuckerberg denies a deal with Trump

 

I just believe in giving people a voice

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, under fire for allowing President Donald Trump to post inflammatory statements on his platform, has told Axios there's no truth to whispers that the two have a secret understanding.

Trump secretly allows the CIA to conduct cyber attacks
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Without being overseen by anyone

The Central Intelligence Agency has been given the power to conduct a series of covert cyber operations against Iran and other targets without any oversight or needing to get approval.

Trump brags how he forced the UK to abandon Hauwei
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Boris Johnson has to give me his lunch money now

Britain announced on Tuesday that it would ban equipment from the Chinese technology giant Huawei from the country's high-speed wireless network, even if it means falling behind on 5G and ending up with a more expensive product.

Washington Post investigates Trump's control over Facebook
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Zuckerburg's fear of Trump has lowered political standards.

Facebook has been bending over to allow Trump to say what he likes has enabled other politicians to swamp voters with fake news and scare stories, according to a Washington Post investigation.