Bots have invaded Instagram comments
“We gonna ignore the fact that I’ve GOT A HUGE BOOTY?”
T-Mobile and Comcast will label authentic calls to fight spam
They’re the first to use the STIR/SHAKEN protocol across networks.
eBay now verifies the authenticity of luxury watch sales
You'll know you're getting a Patek, not a potato.
Instagram displays more info to prove popular accounts are legit
You can also use apps for two-factor authentication instead of texts.
Facebook requires Page managers to complete authorization process
They'll have to secure their account and confirm their location.
Twitter may open up verification to everyone
The company wants its blue checkmark to verify identity, not status.
Twitter may have resumed verifying users
At least one account, for author Michael Wolff, got a blue checkmark over the weekend.
Twitter pulls conspiracist's verified badge after celebrity outrage
It took Chrissy Teigen and John Legend to get action.
Twitter: Suspension of New York Times account was human error
The account was locked for one day over the weekend.