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How Facebook’s Chaotic Push Into Video Cost Hundreds of Journalists Their Jobs

As media companies tried to divine the desires of the world’s biggest platform, they fired writers and lost their way. Facebook egregiously overstated the success of videos posted to its social network for years, exaggerating the time spent watching them by as much as 900 percent, a new legal filing claims. Citing 80,000 pages of internal Facebook documents, aggrieved advertisers further allege that the company knew about the problem for at least a year and did nothing.

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