[WASHINGTON] Despite an aggressive crackdown by social media firms, so-called "junk news" is spreading at a greater rate than in 2016 on social media ahead of the US midterm elections,...

[WASHINGTON] Twitter Inc deleted more than 10,000 automated accounts posting messages that discouraged people from voting in Tuesday's US election and wrongly appeared to be from Democrats,...

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ONE of the most powerful tools for marketing and advertising today is undoubtedly social media, with its wider reach and real-time interaction. But it is a double-edged sword that can also amplify...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Twitter Inc is ramping up the fight against fake profiles and spam in an effort to clean up its platform ahead of the US November midterm elections.

[NEW YORK] Twitter Inc. just seized a title no company wants: the worst performer in the S&P 500 Index.

ALPHABET Inc's Google, Facebook Inc, Twitter Inc and other tech and advertising companies have committed to implementing new measures and investing in new technologies to fight the spread of...

THE European Union's chief executive on Wednesday proposed fining Google, Facebook, Twitter and other online platforms if they fail to remove extremist content within one hour...

THE promise of the Internet, and social media in particular, was that not only would it give anyone the opportunity to speak, but it would also make it possible for anyone to precisely tailor what he...