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Google to contribute $25 million to combat fake news

Alphabet-owned Google will contribute $25 million to the newly set up European Media and Information Fund to combat fake...

Mar 31 · 1 min read >

U.S. lawmakers grill big tech CEOs on misinformation, fake news

In their first appearance before Congress since Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol, the chief executives of Facebook, Google...

Mar 26 · 1 min read >

A decline in online disinformation follows Donald Trump’s political decline

In a recent talk hosted on the National Public Radio (NPR), an NPR journalist Miles Parks discussed how Trump’s...

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Mar 5 · 52 sec read >

TikTok warns users about videos spreading fake news, misinformation

TikTok appears to be taking the spread of fake news and online misinformation campaigns seriously as it has now...

Feb 4 · 58 sec read >

We are aware that Pakistan is facing 5th-generation warfare in ‘massive way’: DG ISPR

Director General of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Babar Iftikhar has declared that India is subjecting Pakistan to...

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Dec 4 · 1 min read >

Fact check: Is Google REALLY launching operations in Lahore?

So, according to a recent tweet by PTI member Mujtaba Sharf, Google is about to launch its operations in...

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Nov 9 · 1 min read >

PTA confronts Twitter over fake news and anti-Pakistan propaganda

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has approached the Twitter administration to immediately sensitize its moderation teams and ensure that the...

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Oct 23 · 1 min read >

Facebook to stop running political ads after the US election ends

Facebook has announced that it will stop running all political and social-issue advertisements after polls close in the 2020...

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Oct 9 · 1 min read >

Twitter might be reworking its misinformation labels to be more direct

Twitter has continuously been working to stop the spread of misinformation on its platform. Most of the avid users...

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Oct 8 · 45 sec read >

Twitter deletes over 170k pro-China accounts spreading propaganda

In a very recent development, Twitter has deleted more than 170,000 accounts that it claims were part of an...

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Jun 13 · 1 min read >

Global advertising agencies join forces to tackle dangerous content online

Advertisers Assemble! This is the call that seems to be emanating around the world as sixteen of the world’s...

Jun 19 · 1 min read >

Information Ministry’s fake news buster Twitter account gets fabricated in a day

The Ministry of Information and Broadcast launched yesterday, a Twitter account FakeNewsBusterMoIB to curb the spread of misinformation and...

Oct 2 · 52 sec read >