Seven scenarios — from faked scandalous audio to voter intimidation to imagined journalistic corruption — show the sorts of misinformation disruptions that could be coming. New technologies used to produce
Regulators should think carefully about the fallout from well-intentioned new rules and avoid the mistakes of the past. “Our way of taking power and using it would have been inconceivable without the and
Research says malign actors online tried to craft individual narrative for each EU state Around half of all Europeans could have been exposed to disinformation promoted by social media accounts linked
Plus: Whether Americans believe climate change is caused by humans depends on how you ask the question, and WhatsApp clones are getting around some restrictions designed to limit the spread of fake news.
NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) - WhatsApp clones and software tools that cost as little as $14 are helping Indian digital marketers and political activists bypass anti-spam restrictions set up by the world’s
With warnings of likely Russian meddling, Europe’s debunkers are picking up the pace “Our job is to debunk stories,” says Thomas Hedin from his Copenhagen office a stone’s throw from Denmark’s seat of
Social media executives could be held personally liable for harmful content distributed on their platforms, leaked plans for a long-awaited government crackdown obtained by the Guardian reveal. There been