Technology has made it increasingly easy to create fake videos. But that doesn’t stop social media from sharing sensational clips before verifying the content. How can you tell what’s real and what’s not?
A new report reignites the idea that social media users can be manipulated by misinformation, enabling a variety of actors to trigger violence between different groups. Morgan Meaker reports.
Instagram, which has surpassed 1 billion users, is entering the video streaming arena, launching a video platform called IGTV. The app is supposed to help the social media platform compete with YouTube.
With new copyright filters in the EU, platforms like YouTube will have to filter uploads for copyright infringements. Critics fear the end of memes and say this will destroy the internet as we know it.
The video-sharing website has come under fire for failing to identify and remove offensive videos and comments. YouTube's CEO has said the company will change that.
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