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Jan 29, 2019
Facebook plans independent content oversight board to address misinformation issueFacebook said the transparency tools for electoral ads would be expanded globally before the end of June.
Jan 24, 2019
Facebook working to prevent removed pages from duplicating their content againPages admins will soon start to see prompts from Facebook to remove content that violates its policies.
Jan 17, 2019
Facebook deletes 364 misleading accounts, pages and groups from RussiaFacebook has been under fire for its self-admitted sluggishness in combatting such content.
Jan 04, 2019
Govt plan to amend IT rules is blunt and can lead to over-censorship warns MozillaIt has also asserted that any regulatory intervention to this “complex issue” must be preceded by a wide-ranging and participatory discussion process.
Jan 02, 2019
Govt may amend IT law to allow shutdown of apps, sites that spread fake newsThe amendment also proposes tech companies to deploy tools to "identify" and curb unlawful content.
Dec 19, 2018
Facebook needs more efforts to curb spreading of misinformation: Sheryl SandbergRussia used Facebook to interfered in the election to help U.S. President Donald Trump.
Dec 07, 2018
WhatsApp asked by government to trace origin of messages spreading misinformationSaying that messages are encrypted, WhatsApp has previously declined to trace the origin of messages.
Dec 06, 2018
European Union exec proposes a plan to combat fake news as elections approachThe exec propose spending more money to counter fake news, establishing an early warning system.
Nov 18, 2018
Former exec says Facebook wasn't alone in handling Russian trolls in 2016Stamos says that the US must ‘come together to protect’ the democracy from misinformation.
Nov 14, 2018
Jack Dorsey’s India visit seems to be about fixing Twitter’s image, not its real issuesDorsey's responses during his visit didn't really reveal anything that we didn't already know