It’s Not a Disinformation Campaign if the Facts Are True
The best defense against disinformation campaigns is a less credulous and better-informed public.
In secret chats, trolls struggle to get Twitter disinformation campaigns off the ground
The messages highlight the arms race between trolls and social media companies that are developing systems to stop them.
How Russia's Disinformation Campaign Could Extend Its Tentacles
Russia's recent cyber adventures have the hallmarks of an old Soviet specialty: disinformation. While many Americans have just awoken to the world of
How FireEye Helped Facebook Spot a Disinformation Campaign
The cybersecurity company has shifted its attention to detecting disinformation and uncovering social media campaigns intended to influence politics.
Amid disinformation campaign take-downs, Facebook employees, execs clash on how to handle...
Facebook needs to do more to stem the spread of disinformation on its platforms, employees and experts say, including vetting and labeling political ads.
How the White Helmets who saved 100,000 people face a Russian disinformation campaign
The group, whose co-founder died on Monday, have been hailed for their work in Syria’s bloody civil war, writes Middle East correspondent Bel Trew
A Judge Just Suspended Obamacare's Transgender Protections — Here's What That Means
A federal judge in Texas issued the ruling in the final hours of 2016. Nearly 19% of surveyed transgender patients report they have been refused medical care.
Why Facebook just suspended another data analytics firm
Facebook said Friday it suspended a longtime partner that had used data from Facebook and other social networks to assist governments in monitoring public sentiment, a more cautious approach in the wake of a data privacy scandal.
Twitter suspends account of former top Saudi aide implicated in Khashoggi killing
Saud al-Qahtani, a former adviser to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was sanctioned by the United States last year for his role in the killing of the Post columnist.
1.2 million Twitter accounts suspended for terrorism 'just the tip of the iceberg'
Twitter says it has suspended more than 1.2 million accounts for terrorist content in 20 months.
Elizabeth Warren announces fake Facebook ad campaign to see "just how far" the platform's...
"Facebook holds incredible power to affect elections and our national debate," Warren tweeted. "They've decided to let political figures lie to you."
Why Twitter Just Got Downgraded
MKM Partners downgraded Twitter to a neutral rating, saying the CEO shake-up is not necessarily a good thing for the tech company.
Here's how to get suspended on Twitter for 12 hours
Here's how to get suspended on Twitter for 12 hours.
Why Twitter Just Joined The Backchannel Wars
Direct messages to the forefront, big photos in tow. Twitter knows: The service that controls messaging controls the world.
Why the U.S. anti-smoking campaign is a great model for fighting disinformation
Only a whole-of-society approach—one that engages government, private companies and civil society alike—can effectively combat and build resilience to disinformation. Ahead of the midterm elections, Congress should hold Trump administration officials accountable to the promises they made.
Twitter Just Bought A Video Startup. Now What?
As we get more comfortable sharing videos, a video service of its own could allow Twitter to better serve advertisers, cozy up to television networks, and create more engaging experiences for users.
Twitter Just Confirmed A Better Way To Secure Your Account, Here’s What To Do
Twitter has made a crucial change to its security settings that helps improve your security and privacy. Where’s what you need to know.
Why Twitter Just Turned Itself Inside Out
Clicking is dead, scrolling is king. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and the fight for the ultimate feed.
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Twitter Just Made Trends More Relevant To You
Twitter is rolling out what it calls "tailored trends" Tuesday — to help users see more relevant topics in their Discover tab and top trends list. Both areas display topics that...