As most voters take to voting by post amid the pandemic, YouTube has put out videos on Mail-in Voting to combat posts spreading falsehoods.
24 Sep 2020 5:04 PM
It is proposed that nine social media firms speedily identify violent, graphic content, including suicide, and swiftly notify the others.
22 Sep 2020 7:33 PM
YouTube Shorts videos are limited to 15 seconds, according to the Google-owned platform used by some 2 billion people worldwide.
15 Sep 2020 6:26 PM
Online posts could also help document atrocities and abuses such as chemical weapons attacks in Syria and police abuse in the United States.
10 Sep 2020 4:22 PM
Lawmakers in Punjab passed a bill last month to put publishers in prison if they print or import material with “objectionable” content.
28 Aug 2020 8:16 PM
Software relied on this quarter to “cast a wider net so that content that could potentially harm the community would be quickly removed.”
26 Aug 2020 4:01 PM
Facebook is considering options including a “kill switch” to shut off political advertising after election day to thwart misinformation.
22 Aug 2020 2:18 PM
“The YouTube you know and love is at risk in Australia,” the company tweeted from its YouTube Creators account.
18 Aug 2020 5:23 PM
It was unclear what prevented the social media companies from following their own rules for content moderation on blocking hate speech.
17 Aug 2020 2:50 PM
A coordinated effort is being made by online platforms to curb the spread of disinformation and thwart efforts to manipulate voters.
14 Aug 2020 11:36 AM
Revenue regained ground in the second quarter in search and at video-sharing platform YouTube, showing signs of stabilisation by the end.
31 Jul 2020 6:24 PM
Similar to the Twitter hacking, YouTube videos using Wozniak’s, Bill Gates’ and Elon Musk’s photos tricked people out of their bitcoin.
24 Jul 2020 4:19 PM
An official said a draft legislation would make social media companies accountable in Turkey legally and for tax purposes.
21 Jul 2020 6:40 PM
Trump’s ‘steady retweets of everyday users helps fans feel connected to him’ while Biden remains traditional and ‘promotes values’.
04 Jul 2020 5:02 PM
They will bear the brunt of losing income for the sake of the nation, they say
01 Jul 2020 11:52 PM
Microsoft Mixer will be shuttered on July 22, the tech giant said in a statement.
24 Jun 2020 7:10 PM
The suit says the company uses racial, identity and viewpoint profiling and filtering tools to restrict, censor, and denigrate blacks.
19 Jun 2020 8:16 PM
Reed Hastings and his wife will be giving USD 40 million each to three historically black colleges and universities in the Unites States.
17 Jun 2020 8:52 PM
Among measures urged is a “meaningful” sanctions regime so co-signatories of the 'Code of Good Practice' have an incentive to act.
15 Jun 2020 7:24 PM
Streaming platform says it has been relying on automated systems during the coronavirus pandemic as its reviewers have been staying home.
26 May 2020 11:40 PM