Twitter Fires Back After Scathing Review of Russia Inquiry Presentation
Twitter is firing again once the social platform been given a scathing review of its presentation to congressional staffers on Thursday who are probing Russian interference in previous year’s U.S. presidential election.
“We brought the committees a broad range of information we proactively gathered, together with inquiries into what Fb shared with us and past,” Twitter spokeswoman Emily Horne instructed NBC Information.
This bundled data about actions they took throughout the 2016 campaign to deal with misinformation, particulars about how Twitter fights bots and spam about the network, and also the disclosure that Kremlin-linked information outlet RT spent $274,a hundred on Twitter advertisements very last yr.
“The committees had not asked for any precise details from us; we did this proactively, to display the sorts of inquiries we can easily do once we have parameters,” she mentioned.