Wikipedia:Current events noticeboard

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RfC: terrorist incidents list criteria[edit]

 You are invited to join the discussion at Talk:List of terrorist incidents#RfC: List criteria. Levivich 18:06, 10 August 2019 (UTC)

Bloomberg Opinion piece regarding Twitter data sets in 2019 Hong Kong anti-extradition bill protests[edit]

There is a discussion on whether Adam Minter's opinion in Bloomberg Opinion piece "When It Comes to Twitter Meddling, China's No Russia" (reproduced below) is considered due weight in 2019 Hong Kong anti-extradition bill protests § Social media.

Whatever the backstory, a brief perusal of the database reveals that the vast majority of content tweeted by these accounts wasn't related to Hong Kong and -- most important -- failed to generate retweets, likes or responses. In fact, most of the tweets in the database have no connection to the protests; some of the most popular appear to link to prurient material.

"When It Comes to Twitter Meddling, China's No Russia", Adam Minter, Bloomberg Opinion

If you're interested, please participate at WP:NPOVN § Bloomberg Opinion piece regarding Twitter data sets in 2019 Hong Kong anti-extradition bill protests. — Newslinger talk 22:21, 22 August 2019 (UTC)