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Nov 14, 2018
Narendra Modi meets Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, says he enjoys being on the mediumNarendra Modi said that he enjoys being on Twitter and has made "great friends" there.
Nov 13, 2018
WhatsApp has hired 20 research teams worldwide to curb misinformation spreadThe researchers will work towards finding out what spreads misinformation and how to curb fake news.
Nov 04, 2018
Twitter deleted thousands of accounts discouraging US citizens from votingFor months, Twitter has sought to remove bogus accounts designed to manipulate the public conversation.
Nov 01, 2018
WhatsApp to appoint head of India operations by year-end says VP Chris DanielsWhatsApp VP Chris Daniels on Wednesday met Ravi Shankar Prasad to discuss the issue of fake news.
Oct 26, 2018
Fake news and the wild web: Regulatory measures needed to make platforms accountableCombating the rising instances of fake news on the internet has emerged as a significant challenge for governments and regulators across the world.
Oct 19, 2018
Facebook has set up a War Room to fight misuse of its platform during electionsFacebook faced flak for not doing enough to prevent the spread of misinformation during 2016 US election.
Oct 18, 2018
Twitter to highlight and let users know when a bad tweet is taken downWhen a tweet has to be deleted, a Twitter notice will state its unavailability as it violated rules.
Oct 16, 2018
Facebook to ban misinformation on voting in the upcoming US midterm electionsFacebook will also fact-check fake reports of violence or long lines at polling stations.
Sep 27, 2018
Indonesia to host weekly public briefings on fake news ahead of electionsThe exercise was part of the ministry's push for ‘digital literacy' in the political arena.
Sep 14, 2018
Facebook to use a machine learning model to fact-check photos and videosFacebook is expanding its fact-checking capabilities to all of its third-party analysis partners.