• Facebook, YouTube called to meet lawmakers about New Zealand shooting video - CNET

    2 monthes ago - By CNET

    A House committee is urging tech execs to prioritize the removal of violent terrorist content after the mosque shootings.
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  • U.S. lawmaker says tech companies must quickly remove violent content after New Zealand

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Following the live-streaming on social media of the mass shooting in New Zealand, the chair of the U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security wrote a letter to top executives of four major technology companies urging them to do a better job of removing violent political content.
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  • House chair asks tech CEOs to speak about New Zealand shooting response

    2 monthes ago - By Engadget

    Internet companies say they've been scrambling to remove video of the mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand, but US politicians are concerned they haven't been doing enough. The Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, Bennie Thomp...
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  • Facebook, YouTube, and others asked to brief Congress on New Zealand shooting response

    Facebook, YouTube, and others asked to brief Congress on New Zealand shooting response

    2 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, Rep. Bennie G. Thompson , penned letters today to tech executives from companies like Facebook and YouTube requesting a briefing on March 27th regarding their response to the New Zealand shooter's live stream and the subsequent reuploads across multiple platforms.
    Thompson's letter was sent to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, urging them to prioritize the removal of the terrorist content and to brief the committee on their response and plans to prevent...
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