TikTok blocks QAnon hashtags amid larger crackdown

  • July 25, 2020
TikTok is joining Facebook and Twitter in cracking down on QAnon posts, at least to a degree. The social network told BBC News that had blocked multiple hashtags related to the unsupported conspiracy theory, including “QAnon” itself and related items…

Twitter clumsily fact-checks ‘5G corona’ tweets

  • June 8, 2020
Twitter is getting more aggressive with the use its fact-checking label — it might even be hard to avoid the label in some cases. Business Insider and others have noticed that Twitter is displaying a “get the facts on COVID-19” link underneath seemin…