Misinformation

Twitter Won't Remove Elon Musk's Coronavirus Misinformation Tweets

Despite the company stating it will remove content questioning the severity of the virus or offering health advice without scientific support, Twitter says Elon Musk did not violate its rules when he tweeted that children are 'essentially immune.'

Adam Smith

Twitter Adds 'Manipulated Media' Label to White House Biden Video

Dan Scavino, Director of Social Media at the White House, tweeted a video of Joe Biden saying 'we can only re-elect Donald Trump.' But the video cut off what Biden said next, which significantly changed its meaning.

Matthew Humphries

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

This Is How Twitter Is Planning To Combat Online Abuse

Micro-blogging platform Twitter announced that it will launch a feature which will let users limit replies on their tweets

Shreya Ganguly

How Facebook Plans To Step Up Its Effort To Combat Fake News

Facebook is planning to have community reviewers to fact check content posted on the platform

Shreya Ganguly