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Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook Curb Geofeedia's Access to Data; SPD Defends Its Social Media Monitoring Practices

by Ansel Herz Twitter just suspended Geofeedia's access to its data. Mike Force Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook have cut back on access to their data for Geofeedia, a social media monitoring company, after a report from the ACLU today showed how police use Geofeedia to track racial justice protests. Last month, we broke the news of the Seattle Police Department's quiet, illegal acquisition Geofeedia software in 2014.
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