Friday, June 26, 2020

Twitter Won’t Fact-Check Trump’s Latest Mail-In Voting Tweets

Twitter said Monday that it will not flag President Donald Trump’s tweet about mail-in voting as misinformation. Trump’s morning tweet made similar claims to an earlier one claiming the election would be “rigged”...

Twitter Takes Down Trump’s Doctored Video Over Copyright Issues

Twitter has taken down a doctored CNN video tweeted by President Donald Trump for copyright infringement. It had initially only flagged it as “manipulated media.” The move comes after Jukin Media, a content firm...

Digital Trends Live: NBA players to wear smart rings, EA’s live showcases

On this Digital Trends Live we talks the top tech, including social media removal of Trump campaign posts. READ SOURCE

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Twitter Flags a Video Tweeted by Trump as Manipulated Media

Twitter on Thursday flagged a video tweeted by President Donald Trump as “manipulated media,” once again appending a fact-check label to the president’s tweets. The caption-less tweet — that at the time of writing...

How to Add a Link to Your Instagram Story

Instagram is very strict when it comes to sharing. You have to be a little creative when it comes to sharing other people’s posts, and sharing links, other than in your bio, isn’t...

DOJ Seeks Rollback of Protections for Social Media Companies

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has proposed rolling back the protections that social media platforms and tech companies have — a move that could make them legally responsible for what people post...

Twitter Lets iOS Users Record Their Voices for Tweets

Twitter is testing a new iOS feature that allows you to tweet with your voice.  The new feature is available to some iOS users starting Wednesday and allows you to compose a tweet of...

GOP senators want to make it easier to sue tech companies for bias

The bill would limit the protections of Section 230 READ SOURCE

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