Twitter doesn’t have the spine to ban Alex Jones
Apparently, he can spread his dangerous conspiracies as long as he doesn’t @ people.
Facebook cracks down on fake news ahead of Brazil elections
Sources say removed pages belonged to a right-wing activist group.
Russia considers fake news law that would fine social networks
Under it, websites would be responsible for deleting inaccurate user comments.
Egypt will subject popular social accounts to anti-fake news laws
They'll be regulated as traditional media.
Facebook’s approach to fighting fake news is half-hearted
Rather than quitting cold turkey, it’s just cutting back.
WhatsApp now labels forwarded messages to fight fake news in India
The service is trying to fight misinformation that has led to mob violence and deaths.
Facebook uses newspaper ads to warn WhatsApp users about fake news
The ad in an Indian newspaper gives readers 10 tips for combating misinformation.
Facebook expands news fact-checking program to 14 new countries
'The effort will never be finished and we have more to do.'
Facebook made a short film about its fight against fake news
It's determined to provide its side of the story.