The strategy will be put to the test when Michael Bloomberg’s name appears on the ballot for the first time.
By Narongsak (Tek) Thongpapanl, Caitlin Ferreira, Panom Gunawong, The Conversation
Twitter has gained recognition as a tool that can assist in the disaster or crisis management process, allowing individuals to search specific hashtags through linking algorithms.
By Lisa Fazio, The Conversation
The majority of visual misinformation that people are exposed to involves simple forms of deception like recycling legitimate old photographs and videos and presenting them as evidence of recent events.
In our news wrap Wednesday, the World Health Organization voiced hope that the outbreak of novel coronavirus may be slowing, as Beijing enforces public health measures. Also, Syrian government supporters attacked U.S. troops, who shot and killed one of the…
By Kelvin Chan, Associated Press
Facebook says it is forbidding the false but realistic clips created with artificial intelligence and sophisticated tools. But the policy leaves plenty of loopholes.
By Associated Press
The government uses ToTok to track conversations, locations, images and other data of those who install the app on their phones, The New York Times reported.
By Mae Anderson, Associated Press
Twitter's and Facebook's announcements underscore the fact that misinformation concerns aren't limited to the U.S. and Russia.
Social media has revolutionized the way we connect and communicate -- and certainly not all for the better. In his new book, “Antisocial: Online Extremists, Techno-Utopians, and the Hijacking of the American Conversation,” Andrew Marantz explores how digital platforms full…
By Jamie Leventhal
Social media appeals to users through a repetitive rewards system, so what happens when it takes away the likes?…
By Frank Bajak, Associated Press
At issue are internal Facebook documents unearthed in a case against the social media giant brought by the founders of a now defunct startup.
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