May 25, 2019
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WhatsApp Launches “Checkpoint Tipline” Feature to Fight Fake News ahead of Elections

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The usage of whatsapp in India is constantly increasing. Over the past few days, whatsapp has been in the midst of criticisms of Fake News, messages and photos. ...
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Facebook Prohibits Thousands of Pages, Accounts and Groups Linked to Russia and Iran for “Non-Authentic Behaviour”

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Facebook has just eliminated several disinformation campaigns related to Russia and Iran. On Tuesday, the social network announced that it had eliminated 2,632 Facebook pages, groups and accounts ...
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WhatsApp Bans 2 million fake accounts per month

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WhatsApp is on the offensive. On Wednesday in New Delhi, WhatsApp, owned by Facebook, held a press conference to share how it is addressing false accounts and the ...
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WhatsApp continues fighting against Fake News with the new feature “Search Image”

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WhatsApp continues to intensify the fight against Fake news, this time by setting its sights on visual misinformation. The Facebook-owned messaging application is currently testing a new “search ...
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Facebook Removes Hundreds of Fake Russian pages Operating in Europe and Asia

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The Russian trolls have been busy. Facebook said in a blog post published on Thursday that it removed more than 500 Facebook accounts, pages and Instagram profiles linked ...
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