Entertainment Comedian Jim Carrey urges people to delete their Facebook accounts and dump the stock

16:13  08 february  2018
16:13  08 february  2018 Source:   CNBC

Twitter notifies more users exposed to Russian propaganda

  Twitter notifies more users exposed to Russian propaganda Twitter Inc said on Wednesday it had expanded notifications to about 1.4 million people, who were exposed to content generated by a suspected Russian propaganda service. The company had said earlier this month it would email 677,775 people in the United States who followed, retweeted or liked content from accounts associated with the Internet Research Agency (IRA) during the election.The IRA is a Russian organization that according to lawmakers and researchers, employs hundreds of people to push pro-Kremlin content under phony social media accounts.

Comedian Jim Carrey urges people to delete their Facebook accounts and dump the stock . Jim Carrey is quitting Facebook and dumping his stock — and is urging everyone else to do so as well.

Actor and comedian Jim Carrey urged Facebook users on Tuesday to delete their accounts and sell the tech firm’s shares. — Jim Carrey (@ JimCarrey ) February 6, 2018. Tech companies, including Facebook , have been under pressure to do more to combat misinformation in the wake of

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Comedian Jim Carrey is giving Facebook a big thumbs down after the social network revealed that it sold Carrey said Tuesday that he was deleting his Facebook page and dumping the tech firm’s stock and urged Some people said they already deleted their Facebook accounts months ago.

Jim Carrey is quitting Facebook and dumping his stock — and is urging everyone else to do so as well. The comedian tweeted on Tuesday he was selling his Facebook shares and deleting his page because the company profited from Russian interference during the 2016 U.S. election.

Jim Carrey is quitting Facebook and dumping his stock -- and and is urging everyone else to do so as well.

The comedian tweeted on Tuesday he was selling his Facebook shares and deleting his page because the company profited from Russian interference during the 2016 U.S. election. He asked all "other investors who care about our future to do the same."

He added the hashtag "#unfriendfacebook."

Facebook has admitted that 10 million people saw Russian-bought ads intended to sway the 2016 U.S. election.

Facebook and Jim Carrey did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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