Twitter explains how it is fighting fake news menace

Twitter explains how it fought fake news during the shootout at YouTube’s headquarters in San Bruno

During the minutes and hours after the shootout at YouTube’s headquarters in San Bruno, people started tweeting about it. While many people were trying to circulate the right news there was plenty to spread the fake news. The menace of fake news has become a serious threat on social media platforms. In their blog post, Twitter explains how it is fighting fake news menace and serving the public conversation during breaking events.

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YouTube Kids suggesting conspiracy theory videos to kids?

Conspiracy theory videos are floating on YouTube Kids app

YouTube Kids is facing a new content related problem. The new kind of problem that YouTube Kids faces is suggesting videos involving conspiracy theories to children. Conspiracy theory suggesting that moon landing was faked; aliens building the pyramids, reptile-human hybrids running the planet and other conspiracy videos are being suggested by YouTube Kids on their app.

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Wikipedia was unaware of YouTube’s conspiracy video plan

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki announces that YouTube will start adding information from Wikipedia to conspiracy theory videos

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki recently made a huge announcement at SXSW. The announcement follows – YouTube will start adding information from Wikipedia to conspiracy theory videos. Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia used by millions of people around the world was kept in the dark.

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