The social media company says users who continue to post misleading tweets about coronavirus vaccines face a permanent ban from its platform. Twitter says it will start labeling misleading tweets about COVID vaccines and banning users who continue to spread such misinformation. The microblogging platform implemented a “strike system” onRead More →

Twitter will permanently suspend accounts spreading QAnon content, banning right-wing fans of its conspiracy theories. Twitter has suspended more than 70,000 accounts since Friday that were primarily dedicated to sharing QAnon content after last week’s violence in Washington when supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the US Capitol. QAnon supportersRead More →

The US government has cited national security concerns in its targeting of the Chinese-owned video-sharing platform TikTok. President Donald Trump’s administration on Monday appealed a federal judge’s order blocking restrictions that would have effectively banned the use of Chinese short-video sharing app TikTok in the United States. The government citedRead More →

Facebook’s newly created oversight board announces the first six cases involving content removed from the social media giant’s platforms. Facebook Inc’s independent oversight board on Tuesday announced the first six instances where it could overturn the social media company’s decisions to remove certain content from its platforms. The board, createdRead More →