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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 >

Twitter suspended 70 million fake accounts in May & June 2018

Twitter has reportedly suspended around 70 million accounts in just two months i.e May and June 2018 in an...

Jul 19 · 1 min read >

Facebook launches Pakistan Election Integrity Initiative for Elections 2018

While being aware of the fact that a Cambridge Analytica like scandal has the potential to influence elections in...

Jul 10 · 3 min read >
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YouTube allocates $25 million to combat fake news

YouTube announced a $25 million commitment to fighting fake news on its platform. This move is a part of...

Jul 10 · 58 sec read >

WhatsApp to introduce a new feature to deal with fake posts

The world’s most popular chatting app WhatsApp is reportedly testing a new feature Suspicious Link Detection that helps users...

Jul 9 · 1 min read >

WhatsApp is offering $50,000 to researchers to tackle its fake news mess that killed 12 people

Facebook is again in hot waters as the fake news spread from its most widely used messaging platform —...

Jul 6 · 1 min read >