'Poo Crave' misinfo trends about Justin Timberlake

Misinformation about Justin Timberlake’s arrest from a Pop Crave parody account spreads like wildfire online

Thousands mistook the account for actual Pop Crave.

On Jun 20, 2024 by Mike Hadge

Marjorie Taylor Green(l), Bill Pascrell Jr(r)

Congress’ angriest poster isn’t MTG—it’s an 87-year-old Democrat from Jersey

Who? And how?

On Jun 20, 2024 by Tricia Crimmins

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Someone asked what people do in the shower for 45 minutes, and the answers are hilarious

Take your time, because it’s YOUR time.

On Jun 19, 2024 by Angela Andaloro

Mark Hamill is on a crusade to bring back likes on Twitter

‘I want people to know it was me’: Mark Hamill is on a crusade to bring back public likes on X

The platform recently eliminated its ability to see who enjoyed your post.

On Jun 14, 2024 by Mike Hadge

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EXCLUSIVE: Days before EU elections, Facebook is failing to flag inflammatory AI ads

The ads have racked up over a million views.

On Jun 6, 2024 by Gabriele Di Donfrancesco

Every social network besides TikTok failed GLAAD's social media safety test

Every major social media site flunked GLAAD’s LGBTQ safety test

A D+ was the highest grade.

On May 21, 2024 by Tricia Crimmins

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EXCLUSIVE: Anti-vaccine dating, blood swapping site Unjected exposes users’ DMs, locations

Users of the notoriously glitchy site have been worried about potential security lapses.

On Apr 8, 2024 by Mikael Thalen

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Deplatformed: Inside the Nexus

We sat down with investigative journalist Steven Monacelli, who broke the news of an underground Christian nationalist network.

On Mar 22, 2024 by David Covucci

Trump launched a secret CIA propaganda operation meant to sway Chinese citizens against Xi Jinping

Trump pushed TikTok ban over spying concerns—while secretly running CIA social media operation in China

Trump previously called Jinping a ‘brilliant’ guy.

On Mar 14, 2024 by Katherine Huggins

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‘Just take a step back’: Experts warn that the next animal content you post to social media could cause the next COVID

‘Think about the unintended consequences.’

On Mar 14, 2024 by Nina Hernandez

Congresswoman's post encouraging TikTok to be more like Grindr met with hilarious responses

‘Is she well??’: Congresswoman’s call for TikTok to be more like this infamous dating app flamed

It’s ‘alive and well today,’ she said, to vociferous disagreement.

On Mar 14, 2024 by Katherine Huggins

Man talking(l+r), Social media apps(c)

‘I’m cooked’: Expert shares how people can find your deleted social media posts with this tool

‘Nothing is truly deleted.’

On Mar 5, 2024 by Rachel Kiley

End of year: The year in Twitter/X aka Musk's mess

The year in Twitter. Oh sorry, the year in X

Elon Musk’s tenure has been a disaster.

On Dec 12, 2023 by Claire Goforth

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Deplatformed: Conservatives think a Chevy ad shows they are ‘winning the culture war’ 

The ad is going viral in conservative circles as proof that wokeness doesn’t sell. 

On Dec 8, 2023 by David Covucci

Twitter only has about a dozen people moderating half of Europe

Report shows that Twitter only has a handful of moderators for languages spoken by millions

‘About 90% of trust and safety content moderation staff are English-speaking.’

On Dec 4, 2023 by Leqi Zhong

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