Facebook will fight misinformation linked to the 2020 US census
Its latest civil rights audit also suggests widening hate speech efforts.
Instagram will block hashtags spreading fake news about vaccines
The company was criticized for allowing hashtags that suggested vaccines can kill.
Instagram will soon let you appeal post takedowns
This new feature is set to roll out over the next few months.
Facebook fact checkers will soon review Instagram posts
Instagram wants to limit the reach of false posts and misinformation.
Facebook opens 'war room' to fight meddling in EU election
The 40-person team will keep an eye out for fake news.
Facebook’s ‘privacy-focused’ plan is another diversion
Creating more private echo chambers may not be such a good idea.
Facebook awards grants for social media and elections research
More than 60 projects from all over the world will have access to Facebook’s data.
Twitter makes it easier to report election tweets that deliberately mislead people
The platform is doubling down against fake election news.
YouTube's fact checking linked the Notre Dame fire to 9/11
YouTube has disabled the panels for those clips.