Twitter will direct vaccine-related searches to 'a credible' source
Vaccines.gov, run by US Department of Health and Human Services.
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.
Researchers find Twitter is good for amplifying lies
Nearly a third of media tweets about Trump’s statements include false info.
Facebook’s ‘privacy-focused’ plan is another diversion
Creating more private echo chambers may not be such a good idea.
Sri Lanka lifts social media ban nine days after terrorist bombings
It's unclear if the ban helped prevent the spread of misinformation.
WhatsApp is testing an image search tool to combat fake news
The feature will make it easier to identify if a picture is legit.