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While Facebook introduced a policy aimed at combatting vaccine misinformation on its platforms, anti-vax memes continue to thrive on Instagram.
According to a Bloomberg report, YouTube executives ignored employee warnings and shelved product changes that could have curbed the spread of toxic videos on its site.
Facebook takes down 2,632 pages, groups, and accounts in its seemingly endless war on misinformation
Facebook identified three distinct operations originating in Russia, Iran, and Kosovo and Macedonia.
The feature is only available to a select number of Indian users at the moment, but YouTube says it will eventually be rolled out globally.
Facebook is thinking about removing anti-vaccination content as backlash intensifies over the spread of misinformation on the social network
Facebook said, in reaction to backlash over the spread of disinformation, that it may begin to remove or reduce posts containing anti-vaccine rhetoric.
50% of parents of young children are more exposed to anti-vaxx messages on social media, report finds
A Guardian report pointed to the fact that some anti-vaxxers target parents with paid-for ads.
WhatsApp's vice president for policy and communications Victoria Grand announced the change in Jakarta on Monday.
Linkedin founder Reid Hoffman apologizes after $750,000 campaign donation linked to misinformation in Alabama senate race
Reid Hoffman reportedly donated thousands to American Engagement Technologies, which allegedly targeted Republican Roy Moore.
‘They threw us under the bus at every opportunity’: Facebook fact-checkers say its mission to weed out fake news was a PR stunt
Some fact-checkers expressed dismay at the news that Facebook hired the Republican-linked PR firm Definers to smear prominent critic George Soros
Google has joined Facebook in removing YouTube channels suspected of being part of an effort by Iran to spread disinformation — an effort that the channel's proprietors tried to disguise.