Facebook Is Hiring 1,000 People to Review Ads and Monitor Targeting

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The social network plans to hire more people to monitor ads on the platform that might violate its policies. Getty Images

Facebook is planning to hire 1,000 more employees dedicated to reviewing and removing malicious or fake ads on the platform, a company spokesperson confirmed this morning.

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