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NPR:
Mar 18, 2018, 6:20 PMIn context
CNN:
Trump administration announces new Russia sanctions on 5 entities, including IRA, and 19 individuals, in response to US election interference and cyberattacks   —  Putin's ‘chef,’ the man behind the troll factory  —  Washington (CNN)The Trump administration announced Thursday it is enacting …
Mar 15, 2018, 10:50 AMIn context
Columbia Journalism Review:
Study: mainstream news outlets that embedded IRA tweets were generally using the tweets to reflect provocative, partisan public opinion on social issues   —  Image by Greyweed via Flickr.  —  The New York Times's Bari Weiss was in the news again yesterday, this time for citing a hoax Twitter account …
Mar 11, 2018, 8:10 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Analysis shows that IRA-backed trolls flooded social media to oppose Romney as a possible secretary of state, following claims that Russia was opposed to him   —  Online campaign targeted the ex-GOP nominee as Donald Trump considered him in late 2016  —  Weeks after Donald Trump was elected president …
Mar 8, 2018, 1:55 PMIn context
Issie Lapowsky / Wired:
Facebook says it doesn't know how many followed Russia's IRA accounts on Instagram; researcher finds that 27 of 170 deleted accounts had ~2.2M followers total   —  FOR MORE THAN a year, Jonathan Albright has served as something of a one-man General Accounting Office for the tech industry.
Mar 4, 2018, 2:40 PMIn context
Thomas Grove / Wall Street Journal:
Profile of Yevgeny Prigozhin, alleged IRA owner, who, sources say, first hired internet trolls to bury complaints about food supplied to Moscow schools in 2011   —  An online army accused of sowing discord among American voters in the 2016 election emerged from a corner of the business empire …
Feb 16, 2018, 8:10 PMIn context
Selina Wang / Bloomberg:
Kremlin-backed Russian IRA operated dozens of Twitter accounts, part of the suspended 2,752 list, posing as local US news sources, amassing 500K+ followers   —  Twitter has suspended dozens of accounts masquerading as U.S. news sources that had more than 500,000 followers.
Dec 5, 2017, 12:40 PMIn context
Jonathan Albright / Berkman Klein Center Collection:
Analysis: propaganda memes from Russia's Internet Research Agency were more impactful on Instagram than Twitter due to reposting apps, Facebook's ad targeting   —  The last couple of weeks have brought us the first new major revelations about the reach and scope of the IRA media influence campaign.
Nov 12, 2017, 1:50 AMIn context
Julie Verhage / Bloomberg:
Uber partners with Betterment to offer drivers in Seattle, Boston, Chicago, and New Jersey an Individual Retirement Account which they can open in-app   —  While fighting employment litigation, the company says drivers can set up an IRA on its ride-hailing app.  And the first year is free.
Aug 24, 2016, 12:50 PMIn context
David Moskowitz / Coin Republic:
Singapore Tax Authorities (IRAS) Recognize Bitcoin and Gives Guidance   —  Singapore, January 8, 2014: While most governments are scratching their heads about how to handle Bitcoin, Singapore has once again shown its leadership in the region by letting Bitcoin businesses and merchants know how to handle taxation on transactions.
Jan 10, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context

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