Twitter is Planning To Label State-Owned Profiles throughout the World to Provide More Contextual information

Last week, Jack Dorsey, The Twitter Chief Executive said, its social network is intended to extend its labeling of state-affiliated accounts all over the world. However, the Twitter has an issues of spreading of false news, with another estimation showing that the false reports spread quicker and farther than the truth.

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They had also protected its policy of permitting different countries like China and Iran to use Twitter. In the virtual Oslo Freedom Forum, conducted by the non-profit foundation for human rights in New-York, the Chief Executive of Twitter announced that the Twitter had label accounts in many countries to provide the potential users with more content tweeted by the state-affiliated accounts that may have some sort of other agenda behind that.

A month back Twitter has announced the labeling of state-affiliated accounts, but they are initially applying these labeling strategy on the accounts from France, China, Russia, the UK, and the U.S. Mostly, Twitter has been used by activists, to deal with human rights abuse from different nations.

Dorsey said that tits company is utilizing all the latest signals, like, when groups of new records are made, and how rapidly they start tweeting about various topics, to stop the spreading of disinformation campaigns, by defending activists under pen names. According to Dorsey, the pseudonymity is an important specification that Twitter value and want to protect.

When the reporter asked Dorsey about whether it is wrong to allow the leaders of Iran and China to use Twitter although the government had banned the access of users to these platforms then he said that it is more important like how the story of government is presented and explained to rest of the world. Dorsey thinks that there is a need to see how the Twitter started to label state-collaborated records of the five unending entities from the UN Security Council - China, US, Russia, UK, and France - they said it will be reached out to recollect more countries for what's to do next.


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