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Articles and opinion columns about Mexico's upcoming 2018 General Election
INICIO // Especiales // 2018 General Election // Social Media & The Elections
Presidential candidates spend MXN$ 142 million on online advertising
2018-06-18
Meade and Anaya are the candidates spending the most on online advertising; AMLO hasn't reported expenses for this concept
YouTubers call Mexican youth to vote
2018-06-07
Chumel Torres, Werevertumorro, Alan Estrada, and more, encourage Mexican youth to vote next July 1
Candidates' proposals on Facebook
2018-05-31
In the section “Issues,” Mexican citizens will soon be able to check the proposals of all candidates on Facebook
INAI looking into possible impact of Cambridge Analytica in Mexico
2018-04-25
Mexico's Personal Data Protection Institute is investigating whether Cambridge Analytica stole data from Facebook Mexico to use it for electoral purposes
INE discloses collaboration agreement with Google
2018-04-12
The document confirms voters will be able to locate polling stations through Google Maps and check the preliminary results on election day
Mexico to investigate possible links to Cambridge Analytica
2018-04-10
Mexico’s data protection body is looking at Mexican companies that worked with cellphone app Pig.gi, which gives users free top-ups in exchange for receiving ads and completing surveys
Cambridge Analytica has data of almost 790,000 Mexican users: Facebook
2018-04-05
Out of the 87 million users whose data were improperly shared by Cambridge Analytica, 0.9% are Mexican citizens
Facebook in the elections
2018-03-22
In order for technology to make our lives easier, we have renounced to our privacy and allowed third parties to gather information about us
2018-02-13
The National Electoral Institute announced they were working on an agreement with Facebook to fight fake news regarding the 2018 General Election, yet the actual document contains no clause on this regard but does grant Facebook access to real time information on the results of the election