TikTok preps for midterm misinformation chaos TikTok is more popular than ever in the US.
Meta announces more measures for safety and security of midterm elections
In addition to banning political, electoral and social issue adverts, Facebook will also remove organic content spreading falsehoods
To Fight Election Falsehoods, Social Media Companies Ready a Familiar Playbook
Platforms like TikTok and Facebook are planning anti-misinformation strategies that resemble those used in 2020.
China ‘wild trip’ deaths put social media influencers under spotlight
Posts touting off-grid locations as ‘secret resorts’ have fuelled a travel craze that is now being criticised over risks to public safety
US midterms: TikTok to clamp down on paid political posts by influencers ahead of elections
The move by TikTok comes as other social media companies make announcements about the measures they will take ahead of the elections in the US.
U.S. midterms bring few changes from social media companies
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Social media companies are offering few specifics as they share their plans for safeguarding the U.S. midterm elections. Platforms like Facebook and Twitter are generally staying the course from the 2020 voting season, which was mar
Twitter reintroduces election misinformation rules ahead of U.S. midterms
Twitter Inc will revive features on the social media site to promote accurate information about the November U.S. midterm election and clamp down on false and misleading posts, the company said in a blog post on Thursday.
On TikTok, Election Misinformation Thrives Ahead of Midterms
The fast-growing platform’s poor track record during recent voting abroad does not bode well for elections in the U.S., researchers said.