Month: October 2020

Ahead of U.S. election, Facebook suspends political and new group recommendations

By Elizabeth Culliford (Reuters) – Facebook Inc confirmed on Friday it was temporarily halting recommendations for all political groups and any new groups in the run-up to Tuesday’s U.S. presidential election. Facebook’s Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg referred to one of the changes during a Senate hearing on Wednesday, saying: “We have taken the steps …