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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?"
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.
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.