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'It's definitely going to be more violent': A former Facebook content moderator warns election results could spark violence, no matter who wins

30 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg leaving The Merrion Hotel in Dublin after a meeting with politicians to discuss regulation of social media and harmful content in April 2019.
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Former Facebook content moderator Viana Ferguson said during a panel hosted by the non-profit The Real Facebook Oversight Board that users have become more vocal about the "violence they are willing to execute" towards people.
Ferguson said there will "definitely" be calls for violence after the election, regardless of the winner.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will appear before...
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BlueCity CEO discusses his journey to creating the first publicly listed LGBTQ+-focused social network

BlueCity CEO discusses his journey to creating the first publicly listed LGBTQ+-focused social network

30 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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NASDAQ-listed BlueCity is the owner of Blued, the first LBGTQ+-focused social network to go public
CEO Ma Baoli began his career as a policeman in China before creating his own social network in 2000
Launched in 2012, the Blued app has played an important role in encouraging LBGTQ+ acceptance in China and beyond
Ma says the global landscape for tech companies is becoming increasingly complicated
Because of his work, Business Insider named Ma Baoli to our annual list of the 10 leaders transforming consumer tech in Asia .
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