misinformation

Facebook-backed group launches misinformation adjudication panel in Australia

Facebook-backed group launches misinformation adjudication panel in Australia

A day after the government threatened tougher laws.
Oct 12 2021 6:07AM
Twitter partners with AP, Reuters to battle misinformation on its site

Twitter partners with AP, Reuters to battle misinformation on its site

To more quickly provide credible information.
Aug 3 2021 12:35PM
White House sees YouTube, Facebook as 'Judge, Jury & Executioner' on vaccine misinformation

White House sees YouTube, Facebook as 'Judge, Jury & Executioner' on vaccine misinformation

Not doing enough to stop it.
Jul 26 2021 1:05PM
Facebook says it should not be blamed for US failing to meet vaccine goals

Facebook says it should not be blamed for US failing to meet vaccine goals

After being criticised for its role in the spread of misinformation.
Jul 19 2021 12:24PM
Facebook to take action against users repeatedly sharing misinformation

Facebook to take action against users repeatedly sharing misinformation

To curb amplification of those messages.
May 27 2021 6:28AM
'Yes or no?' US lawmakers fume over Big Tech's answers on misinformation

'Yes or no?' US lawmakers fume over Big Tech's answers on misinformation

Social media's role in Capitol insurrection examined.
Mar 29 2021 11:49AM
Facebook takes down 1.3 billion fake accounts

Facebook takes down 1.3 billion fake accounts

In three months.
Mar 23 2021 6:44AM
Twitter tackles Covid-19 vaccine misinformation with labels, strike policy

Twitter tackles Covid-19 vaccine misinformation with labels, strike policy

Could see users permanently banned for repeat violations.
Mar 2 2021 12:44PM
Big Tech struggles to curb Trump misinformation

Big Tech struggles to curb Trump misinformation

Amid US vote count.
Nov 5 2020 6:58AM
EU needs long-term plan to tackle 5G misinformation

EU needs long-term plan to tackle 5G misinformation

15 EU countries agree in joint call.
Oct 20 2020 6:33AM
TikTok takes steps to curb misinformation

TikTok takes steps to curb misinformation

Ahead of the US presidential election.
Aug 6 2020 12:12PM
Facebook removes posts as coronavirus misinformation spreads on social media

Facebook removes posts as coronavirus misinformation spreads on social media

Targets conspiracy theories and false claims.
Feb 3 2020 1:56PM
Bad actors try bespoke lies to avoid misinformation detection

Bad actors try bespoke lies to avoid misinformation detection

NSA, Facebook and Twitter lament weaponisation of the internet.
Mar 7 2019 12:40PM

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