Tag: fake news

And nothing but the truth

Albert Einstein wrote “Anyone who does not take the truth seriously in small matters,

Facebook, Google, Twitter urged to do more to combat fake news...

Facebook, Google and Twitter must do more to tackle fake news or face regulatory action, the European Commission said on Tuesday.

Facebook to ‘increase transparency’ to combat fake news

Facebook has announced steps to combat misinformation and voter suppression ahead of the November 2020 U.S. presidential election, on the same day...

Social media manipulation organised in Malta – report

According to a report published by the University of Oxford, Malta is one of 70 countries where social media manipulation campaigns are...

Google, Facebook, Twitter rapped for not doing enough in EU fake...

Facebook, Google and Twitter were reprimanded by the European Commission on Friday for not doing enough to tackle fake news plaguing the election campaign...

Google says Singapore’s fake news law may hurt innovation

Google said on Thursday an anti-fake news law passed by Singapore's parliament could stunt innovation, a quality that  the city-state wants to nurture under...

Facebook takes down hundreds of Indonesian accounts linked to fake news...

Facebook Inc has removed hundreds of Indonesian accounts, pages and groups from its social network after discovering they were linked to an online group...

Russian lawmakers back ban on ‘fake news’, insulting authorities

Russian lawmakers backed a proposal on Thursday mandating jail terms of up to 15 days for insulting authorities online and another prohibiting the spread...

Watch: Davide Tucci vlogs about “utterly disgusting” scam

Maltese-Italian actor Davide Tucci posted a short video on Facebook today after he was made aware that his photos and name are being used...

“Stop making us the enemy” – Occupy Justice

Occupy Justice Malta felt the need to address "pathetic attempts at attacking" their credibility in a Facebook post tackling a number of "fake claims"....