Tagged With Fake News

A vast disinformation network of copycat fake news sites with names like 'Bloomberq' and 'The Indepnedent' has been pinned on Iran


AN UNLIKELY REVOLUTIONARY: How Tristan Harris went from working at Apple and Google to trying to reform Silicon Valley


Facebook is making another attempt to crack down on fake news



Facebook could be fined if it doesn't suffocate freedom of speech in Singapore


Local news reporter keeps his cool as an apparent Trump supporter heckles him on camera


Russia has banned fake news, while also being one of the world's prime exporters of fake news



Anti-establishment financial site Zero Hedge says Facebook banned its content


Facebook plans to tackle anti-vaccine misinformation by rejecting false ads and de-ranking harmful pages


Facebook sues Chinese companies over fake news


Facebook was destroyed by British lawmakers for its disastrous year, but new laws should not be narrowly focused on the social network


Mark Zuckerberg roasted by group of lawmakers, who accuse Facebook's CEO of spectacular leadership failure


Facebook accused of acting like 'digital gangsters' in a devastating report by British MPs



Facebook catches yet another covert political influence campaign — this time in Moldova


'The people want the Truth!': Trump gloats over the loss of American media jobs


WhatsApp will only let people forward messages 5 times to fight fake news


Left-wing prankster activists 'The Yes Men' hand out fake Washington Post newspapers at several D.C. locations



Man behind 'Build the Wall' GoFundMe has reportedly made a potentially lucrative contact list thanks to a shadowy email-harvesting operation


Baby boomers share nearly 7 times as many 'fake news' articles on Facebook as adults under 30, new study finds


Here are some of the Russian social media accounts that could've influenced voters during the 2016 election


'They threw us under the bus at every opportunity': Facebook fact-checkers say its mission to weed out fake news was a PR stunt