Right this moment, Fb is delivering copies of three,000 advertisements to Congress that had been possible purchased by Russians throughout the 2016 presidential marketing campaign. However the social media firm can be pushing to enhance how its advert transparency works sooner or later.
Fb goals to rent 1,000 individuals to its international advert assessment crew over the following 12 months, together with instituting different modifications detailed in a submit this morning from Joel Kaplan, VP of International Coverage.
Within the submit, Fb guarantees to be harder on what advertisements and content material make it to Fb within the first place, together with setting a purpose of constructing future advertisements run by any group seen to anybody on Fb, as an alternative of simply focused ones.
Fb bought $100,000 in advertisements to 500 inauthentic accounts linked to Russia from June 2015 to Could 2017.
Mark Zuckerberg requested forgiveness over the weekend for Fb’s current conduct. In the meantime, Fb continues to succeed in out to help in investigations of Russian interference within the US election.