misinformation

Feb 15, 2021

Which influencers should brands focus on in 2021? Those who combat misinformation

How the last tumultuous 12 months will shape brands’ influencer campaigns in 2021.

Jan 26, 2021

Twitter pilots Birdwatch crowd-sourced misinformation tool

Twitter's VP of product admits that the community-driven tool "might be messy" as it invites users to take part in a pilot.

Jan 12, 2021

Top 27 Facebook outrages of 2020

THE AD CONTRARIAN: What indecency starts with an "F" and ends with a "K"? Right, Facebook.

Nov 12, 2020

Will Joe Biden's win help improve public trust in the media?

The 'fake news' mudslinger may be about to leave the swamp, but what can the incoming US president do to restore trust in an increasingly fragmented institution like the media?

Oct 19, 2020

Google removes 3,000 YouTube channels linked to China spam network

Google has detailed how it has been "aggressively" dismantling a pro-Chinese cross-platform political spam network ahead of the upcoming US election.

Oct 16, 2020

Facebook cracks down on New Zealand conspiracy theorist's political party

Conspiracy theorist-led political party, which has been targeting Donald Trump supporters, had grown a significant following through Facebook.