A new initiative has been set up to preserve some 250,000 photos, posts and videos from President Obama's time in the White House. Once inaugurated, Donald Trump will assume the existing social media accounts associated with the presidency.
Teenagers aged 12 to 17 years spent too much time on social media, which affects their wellbeing. A German study reveals that excessive use can even be linked to depression.
New research from MIT has found that fake news travels far faster and is much more likely to be retweeted."Falsity wins out," one of the paper's co-authors said.
Two new studies have revealed how small groups of far-right activists spread hate speech before Germany's election last year. Their highly organized approach and hierarchical structure reportedly amplified the effect.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan has drawn criticism for asking a weeping girl on stage at a party event whether she wanted to be a martyr. The Turkish president is being accused of exploiting children for propaganda purposes.
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