Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp down

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sun, 14 Apr 2019 11:55:26 +0000

SOCIAL networking giant Facebook, as well as photo-sharing application Instagram and messaging application WhatsApp  are down. The hashtags, #WhatsAppDown, #InstagramDown, and #FacebookDown were the top three trending topics on Twitter…READ

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Vaccine wars: Social media battle outbreak of bogus claims

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 06 Apr 2019 06:08:52 +0000

Vaccine wars: Social media battle outbreak of bogus claims

Like health officials facing outbreaks of disease, internet companies are trying to contain vaccine-related misinformation they have long helped spread. So far, their efforts at quarantine are falling short.

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Documents Show How Facebook Moderates Terrorism on Livestreams

Credit to Author: Joseph Cox| Date: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:21:19 +0000

On Friday, at least 49 people were killed in terror attacks in New Zealand. Documents, sources, and interviews with senior Facebook employees show how difficult it is for social media companies to moderate live footage.

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Facebook, IG back after outage

Credit to Author: ARIC JOHN SY CUA| Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 06:04:21 +0000

ACCESS to social media giant Facebook and its photo-sharing application Instagram have returned after an outage that started throughout the night. In a tweet, Instagram marked its return by posting a GIF…READ

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