WhatsApp Experiments With Limiting Forward to Group Chats

WhatsApp is experimenting with a feature that would limit how many times messages could be forwarded to group chats.

Spotify Chooses Joe Rogan Over Neil Young

Neil Young gave Spotify an ultimatum: Him or Joe Rogan — and Spotify chose Joe Rogan.

Google Adding Warning Labels on Rapidly Evolving Topics

Google is stepping up its efforts to combat misinformation, adding a warning label to “rapidly emerging results,” without much verified data.

Twitter Hires Famed Hacker ‘Mudge’ to Oversee Security

As it continues to deal with security issues and misinformation, Twitter has hired Peiter Zatko, known as Mudge, as head of security.

Google Expands Advertiser Identity Verification Policy

Google has announced it is expanding its advertising identification policy in an effort to improve transparency.

Facebook Unveils New Measure to Combat Coronavirus Misinformation

Facebook is taking additional action to fight coronavirus misinformation, specifically with users who have interacted with it.

WhatsApp Limiting Message Forwarding to Combat Misinformation

As tech companies continue to battle misinformation during the global crisis, WhatsApp has begun limiting message forwarding.

Coronavirus: Twitter Taking Steps to Fight Misinformation

In an attempt to fight misinformation about the global coronavirus pandemic, Twitter is expanding its safety rules to include tweets about COVID-19.

Apple and Google Limiting Coronavirus Applications

Apple and Google are doing their part to combat misinformation and profiteering from the coronavirus, by limiting apps to those from reputable sources.

Twitter Tackles Deceptive Information and Manipulated Media

Following Facebook and Reddit, Twitter has unveiled new rules governing how it will handle deceptive information and manipulated media. Social media platforms are increasingly under pressure to moderate misleading information on their platforms. With an upcoming election the pressure is…