Facebook agrees to review its hate speech controls after a prolific advertising boycott

Facebook has managed to piss off just about every single one of…

Whatsapp records 70% drop in viral messages after limiting forwards

While governments globally struggle to fight the human side of coronavirus pandemic,…

Facebook to start alerting users who might have come in contact with fake news about coronavirus

Facebook has been making efforts to not only provide people with credible…

Twitter closes thousands of fake news accounts worldwide

Social media platforms are the epicentre for the spread of fake news.…

WhatsApp selects 20 teams to research the spread of misinformation through its platform

Fakes news is becoming an increasingly pertinent issue that is affecting everyone.…

Indian government to again demand WhatsApp to trace origin of incendiary messages

The Indian Government is certainly not content with the measures Whatsapp has…

Facebook wants your inputs regarding censorship, false news, and what is acceptable on the platform

Facebook is one of the biggest human communities ever. Actually, allow me…

Facebook to combat fake and exaggerated news in 9 different languages

Facebook is all set with its new filtering scheme to recommence its…

Ahead of elections in France, Facebook runs full newspaper ads against fake news

France will soon witness its national elections. And apart from the parties…

Facebook weeds out over 30,000 fake user accounts, in wake of upcoming France elections

In addition to its ongoing attack against fake or misleading news stories,…

Google expands the reach of ‘fact check’ to search results and news globally, in all languages

With the criticism amassed by social networks (specifically Facebook) and search engines…

Facebook to educate users regarding the detection of false news through a link atop the news feed

Facebook is charging ahead to combat misinformation by spreading news literacy along…

Facebook quietly rolls out its fake news flagging system

After being faced with immense criticism, Facebook finally seems to be taking control…

Facebook says it is still getting started with regards to combating fake news

Last year saw a lot of fake news emerge on Facebook. While…

Facebook continues with its efforts to decrease the influx of fake news arriving to the platform

Throughout 2016, a lot of fake news gained attention on Facebook. To…

Facebook starts asking users to flag fake and misleading news

For the past month, Facebook has been caught amid the hullaballo of…

Russian propoganda campaign reportedly led to the flood of fake news on social media

Ever since Donald Trump went on to an highly unexpected US Presidential…

Zuckerberg says it’s ‘crazy’ to think that fake news on Facebook influenced the outcome of election

Ever since the surprising victory of President-elect Donald Trump, the interwebs have…