Fake news

Twitter Moves to Curb COVID-19 Conspiracy Theories With Warnings, Labels

'These warnings will inform people that the information in the Tweet conflicts with public health experts' guidance before they view it,' the company says.

Michael Kan

· 4 min read

A Definitive Guide to Identifying Fake News on Social Networks

Today there are many "news sites" that actually share alarming information to generate visits and make easy profits (especially in times of pandemic).

Entrepreneur en Español

· 6 min read

Facebook and Instagram to Limit Coronavirus Misinformation

False information will be flagged and its reach limited while harmful posts spreading disinformation about cures and prevention methods will be removed.

Adam Smith

· 2 min read

7 Symptoms of Poor Social Media Hygiene

The monster that emerges from you when posting on social media is fraying of the fabric of society. Cut it out!

Brian Jones

· 6 min read

3 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From the Massive Changes in Digital Journalism

Local journalism paid for a watchdog in every city council. Online journalism tells you what Trump tweeted this morning.

John Boitnott

· 5 min read

Facebook Removes Fake Accounts Targeting 2018 U.S. Midterms

It's following a similar strategy to the 2016 presidential election.

Jon Fingas

· 3 min read

Mark Zuckerberg on Why Facebook Won't Remove 'Fake News' and 3 Other Takeaways From His Recent Interview

In a podcast interview with Recode, the co-founder of the social giant opened up about regulating 'fake news,' monitoring content, his mentor and tech's next frontier.

Hayden Field

· 5 min read

Fake News Spreads Faster on Twitter Than Real News, Study Says

Don't blame bots. People share fake news over Twitter because they find the content novel, according to the MIT study.

Michael Kan

· 3 min read

Rethinking Sales and Marketing in the 'Post-Truth' Era

In the Post-Truth Era, you might be wondering, "Will I need to be even more liberal in my treatment of 'the truth' to compete?"

Tomer Shiran

· 6 min read

Why Entrepreneurs Need to Avoid Fake News

Many people, businesses and government agencies have had to pay big costs due to the fake news epidemic.

Andrew Medal

· 4 min read

How to Avoid the Danger Fake News Could Pose to Your Brand

A few 'post-truth' attacks don't have to cause irreparable harm if you enact a strategy of transparency and positivity.

Erik Huberman

· 6 min read

Facebook Wants to Help You Spot Bogus News Stories

Over the next few days, you'll see a banner at the top of your News Feed offering 'tips for spotting false news;' just click 'Learn More' to educate yourself.

Angela Moscaritolo

· 2 min read