WhatsApp embarks on media blitz to combat fake news flurry


Facebook Inc's WhatsApp messaging platform on Tuesday published advertisements in key Indian newspapers to tackle the ....

10 July, 2018

After govt warning, WhatsApp to run public safety ads against fake news


Facebook Inc's WhatsApp messenger service has responded to a call from India's technology ministry to curb the spread ....

4 July, 2018

Indian govt tells WhatsApp it 'can't evade accountability' over fake news


India has asked Facebook Inc -owned WhatsApp messenger to take steps to prevent the circulation of false texts and provocative ....

3 July, 2018

Google teaches children to spot spam and fake news in online safety drive

Shweta Sharma

Tech giant Google has been schooling Indian children and their parents about online safety in a bid to help them combat cyber ....

2 July, 2018

Microsoft to use AI to curb fake news on LinkedIn, Bing

Anirban Ghoshal

Satya Nadella-led tech giant Microsoft is developing artificial intelligence-programme to tackle fake news on its search platform ....

14 May, 2018

Facebook to 'fact-check' photos, videos in battle with fake news


Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Thursday it had begun “fact-checking” photos and videos to reduce the hoaxes and false ....

30 March, 2018