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As The World Hopes For A COVID-19 Vaccine, Anti-Vaxxers Are Growing Their Social Media Influence

As The World Hopes For A COVID-19 Vaccine, Anti-Vaxxers...

Social media analysis reveals a big spike in engagement on anti-vaxxer pages and...

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Apple And Google's Coronavirus Tech Won't Actually Do Contact Tracing. Here's Why Exposure Notification Is Different

Apple And Google's Coronavirus Tech Won't Actually Do Contact...

Exposure notifications and digital contact tracing are two different things. Choosing...

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Qatar Has Made Its Coronavirus Contact Tracing App Mandatory

Qatar Has Made Its Coronavirus Contact Tracing App Mandatory

Citizens and residents will be required to download the Ehteraz app when “leaving...

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The "Plandemic" Video Has Exploded Online — And It Is Filled With Falsehoods

The "Plandemic" Video Has Exploded Online — And It Is Filled...

The slickly produced video has been viewed by millions, despite platforms' attempts...

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These Are The Fake Experts Pushing Pseudoscience And Conspiracy Theories About The Coronavirus Pandemic

These Are The Fake Experts Pushing Pseudoscience And Conspiracy...

A guide to the spin doctors and conspiracy theorists clogging up your social media...

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When India's Airports Reopen On Monday, They'll Be Pushing Travelers To Use The Government's Controversial Contact Tracing App

When India's Airports Reopen On Monday, They'll Be Pushing...

Downloading Aarogya Setu won't be mandatory to fly, but Indian authorities will...

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The Information Apocalypse Is Already Here, And Reality Is Losing

The Information Apocalypse Is Already Here, And Reality...

We’ve spent more than three years preparing for an information apocalypse. Why couldn’t...

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Facebook Is Taking Down Posts That Cause Imminent Harm — But Not Posts That Cause Inevitable Harm

Facebook Is Taking Down Posts That Cause Imminent Harm...

The social media platform is siding with scientists to stop the spread of harmful...

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These iPhone Tricks On TikTok Are Kinda Blowing My Mind Right Now

These iPhone Tricks On TikTok Are Kinda Blowing My Mind...

I've had an iPhone for years and I'm just learning this stuff NOW?View Entire Post...

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A Security Flaw In Qatar's Contact Tracing App Exposed Hundreds Of Thousands Of People's Personal Data

A Security Flaw In Qatar's Contact Tracing App Exposed...

After it was found by Amnesty International, the bug was fixed by the app's developers.View...

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Trump’s Campaign And Fox News Are Attacking A Twitter Employee Because They Think He Fact-Checked The President. They Have The Wrong Guy.

Trump’s Campaign And Fox News Are Attacking A Twitter Employee...

“No one person at Twitter is responsible for our policies,” a Twitter spokesperson...

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The Drudge Report Has Been Linking To This Armenian Guy's Site Instead Of The New York Times

The Drudge Report Has Been Linking To This Armenian Guy's...

Drudge referred roughly 8 million views to the site since November.View Entire Post...

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Twitter Fact-Checked A Trump Tweet For The First Time

Twitter Fact-Checked A Trump Tweet For The First Time

Donald Trump said mail-in ballots are fraudulent. Twitter said that wasn't the case.View...

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Quiz: Are You Going To Be In My Quarantine Circle?

Quiz: Are You Going To Be In My Quarantine Circle?

The sun is out and the lockdowns are beginning to lift. But who is really worth...

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It’s Unclear What Trump’s Section 230 Executive Order Will Do Beyond Bully Social Media Companies

It’s Unclear What Trump’s Section 230 Executive Order Will...

“Twitter slapped Trump on the wrist,” law professor Eric Goldman told BuzzFeed News....

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Forget Trump’s Executive Order. Some Lawmakers Want To Use Antitrust To Really Take On Big Tech.

Forget Trump’s Executive Order. Some Lawmakers Want To...

Trump’s executive order may not do much, but a growing movement of unlikely Republican...