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Twitter Is Developing More Granular Misinformation Warning Labels

Twitter has previously utilized PSAs during the election to curb falsehoods about voting and results.

Reminders on Rise As WhatsApp Update Deadline Looms

Users yet to accept new terms and conditions for the messaging platform WhatsApp will now receive "persistent" reminders ahead of the 15 May deadline. The...

Facebook Wants to Make Sure You’ve Read the Article You’re About to Share

The new pop-up is being tested starting today.

COVID Vaccine: Social Media Urged to Remove ‘Disinfo Dozen’

Representative Mike Doyle made the call to remove their accounts during a US congressional session on how the three firms were dealing with fake news.

Facebook, Twitter and Google CEOs Grilled by Congress on Misinformation

Even as few companies tried to crack down on election conspiracy theories, it wasn't enough to keep Trump supporters from storming the US Capitol.

Zuckerberg Confirms Instagram for Kids Plans at Congressional Hearing on Misinformation

During his contentious testimony with Congress members, Zuckerberg confirmed the platform's plans to create an Instagram for kids.

Facebook’s Oversight Board Orders Takedowns Restored

The board was set up to hear appeals from users about content they felt had been unfairly taken down.

Twitter Introduces ‘Community-Based’ Birdwatch Pilot to Address Misinformation

Twitter has launched Birdwatch, a pilot that will run in the US aimed to help address misinformation on its platform.

Twitter to Warn if You Like a Tweet Labelled for Misinformation: Know More

Twitter on Tuesday announced it is set to show a warning notification when the users try to like a labeled tweet.

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