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Instagram fact-check: Can a new flagging tool stop fake news?

Users can now flag false Instagram content to fact-checkers but experts believe there is more to do to fight disinformation....

Instagram fact-check: Can a new flagging tool stop fake news?

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Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri targeted in fake 911 call for man with gun in NYC apartment A frantic caller scrambled NYPD emergency units Sunday with reports of an armed man firing off rounds inside a Greenwich Village apartment and possib...
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22:52, 2019-08-06

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22:04, 2019-11-06

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Jennifer Aniston reveals she was secretly using Instagram with a 'stalker' account before officially joining, and she's not the only celebrity that's used a fake account Reuters; Getty Images Jennifer Aniston joined Instagram this week, causing technical issues on the platform before she broke the world record for the...
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'Now is the time': the journalists fighting fake news before the EU elections With warnings of likely Russian meddling, Europe’s debunkers are picking up the pace“Our job is to debunk stories,” says Thomas Hedin from his Copenh...
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17:16, 2019-11-04

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10:42, 2019-04-09

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10:56, 2019-05-20

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13:08, 2019-09-09

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11:16, 2019-09-02

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12:44, 2019-10-06

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07:20, 2019-05-09

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14:12, 2019-10-31

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22:48, 2019-06-10

North Korea: Fake news on both sides is the norm Stories of the secretive state captivate media and audiences alike. But often the stories are only half true, sometimes outright false — especially t...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Singapore criminalizes fake news in controversial move Opponents in Parliament said it gave government ministers too much power to determine what was false and broadly defined public interest....
22:16, 2019-05-09

Singapore's ban on fake news sets a dangerous precedent As tempting as it sounds, Singapore's initiative to curb online misinformation could stop public-interest journalism and stifle academic discourse, s...
19:32, 2019-05-29

Nintendo Switch: Exchange deal is fake news Rumours online that gamers could swap their Switch for an updated version turns out to be untrue...
18:56, 2019-08-23

Celebrities and influencers are furious at Instagram's experiment with hiding likes, and some are threatening to stop posting on the app (FB) Greg Allen/Invision/AP Instagram will start testing a feature that hides "like" counts on posts for some US users starting this week. Celebrities and...
17:00, 2019-11-11

Will Brexit Help France’s Flagging Art Market? David Zwirner is branching out, opening a gallery in Paris, and more dealers are heading for the FIAC fair....
12:04, 2019-10-18

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18:04, 2019-07-24

Ex-CBS anchor Dan Rather calls Trump the 'biggest purveyor of fake news' Ex-'CBS Evening News' anchor Dan Rather blasted President Trump Thursday, calling him the "biggest purveyor of fake news" amid Trump's ongoing feud w...
04:28, 2019-05-17

Singapore's anti-fake news law could muzzle free speech Singapore has recently joined the list of countries seeking to protect their citizens from harmful online content. But many complain the government's...
18:24, 2019-06-06

Trump dismisses ‘very small’ London protests as ‘fake news’ President Trump on Tuesday dismissed the thousands of protesters in London rallying against his state visit to the UK, claiming he saw a “very,...
16:04, 2019-06-04

'Fake news': China dismisses reports about detention of Uighurs Chinese state media says claims of family separations in ethnic minority communities are ‘rumours’ A Chinese state media outlet has called overseas r...
07:56, 2019-07-05

The team behind The Rook on tackling fake news and superpowers in the same show Starz’s new sci-fi series The Rook follows the fictional British secret service agency, the Checquy, a Men In Black-like organization for “people wit...
20:36, 2019-06-24

Spotify suspends political adverts to fight fake news Music streaming service Spotify joined Twitter in suspending political advertising on its platform and podcasts in 2020. Fake news is increasingly a ...
02:20, 2019-12-28

Trump says U.K. protests were ‘small’ and ‘fake news,’ but pictures tell a different story U.S. President Donald Trump severely downplayed the size of the crowds protesting his state visit to the U.K., calling them "small" despite pictures ...
17:36, 2019-06-04

Bahrain charges lawyer of sharing “fake news” for his Tweets DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahrain’s Public Prosecution says it is charging a person, identified by a rights group as a prominent lawye...
17:36, 2019-05-15

ABBA's Bjorn sends Sweden's students SOS on fake news ABBA's Bjorn Ulvaeus has gifted books to high school students across Sweden to try to stem the flow of fake news....
15:36, 2019-12-17

Army fights fake news with propagandists and hackers in one unit Cyber and intelligence experts unite to battle disinformation as character of warfare changesComputer hackers and propaganda specialists working in t...
01:28, 2019-08-01

‘Fake news’ tricked hungry people into building Noah’s Ark It may seem like a modern threat propagated by digital media, but “fake news” was around long before Facebook and Russian hackers. Accord...
18:56, 2019-11-26

Fake news section of Elections Act faces Charter challenge A Calgary-based legal foundation is asking an Ontario court to strike down new sections of the Elections Act that forbid making certain false stateme...
22:00, 2019-09-18

Alec Baldwin and Gabrielle Union weigh in on 'fake news' Alec Baldwin and Gabrielle Union's new movie, "The Public," tackles many things, including "fake news."...
23:20, 2019-04-23

How local 'fake news' websites spread 'conservative propaganda' in the US Locality Labs, a company operating scores of sites that purports to be a local news organization, is facing criticism it is part of a rightwing lobby...
08:52, 2019-11-19

Schoolchildren to get online safety advice on catfishing and fake news Education secretary says guidelines will ‘somewhat future proof’ young people against online harmsNew guidance on teaching online safety in schools t...
19:32, 2019-06-26

TurboTax says report about duping low-income taxpayers is ‘fake news’ It’s one of the most charged phrases in American culture at the moment and now a tax prep giant is using it to fend off accusations that it cheated c...
22:36, 2019-05-02

Facebook says it was 'not our role' to remove fake news during Australian election Exclusive: Facebook executive Simon Milner says company ‘only removes content that violates our community standards’Facebook has declared it is not “...
21:00, 2019-07-30

Fake news can lead to false memories, new study claims Voters could form false memories after seeing fabricated news stories if those articles align with their existing political beliefs, according to new...
01:36, 2019-08-22

Climate to fake news: Venice Biennale takes on era's big challenges Ralph Rugoff’s exhibition also explores rightwing politics, migration and surveillanceA diorama purporting to show the landscape of Mars, in fact gle...
15:52, 2019-05-10

Trump calls report that he lost $1B in bad deals ‘Fake News hit job’ President Trump on Wednesday blasted a “Fake News hit job!” for a report that said he lost more than $1 billion on bad deals decades ago ...
16:00, 2019-05-08

Facebook bows to Singapore's 'fake news' law with post 'correction' It is the first time the social media giant has added a correction to a post under the new law....
14:56, 2019-11-30

Piers Morgan blasts New York Times for ‘fake news’ British talk show host Piers Morgan had a heated exchange with The New York Times on Twitter Saturday, blasting the paper as “fake news” ...
02:36, 2019-11-03

Bangladesh: Fake news on Facebook fuels communal violence Fake news spread via Facebook has triggered several communal clashes resulting in deaths in Bangladesh. Bangladesh's post and telecommunication minis...
15:52, 2019-11-01

Cambodia jails translator over ‘fake news’ sex trafficking film The fixer and translator for the film will face for two years in jail for his role in making a documentary about sex trafficking in the Southeast Asi...
23:04, 2019-06-28

3,000-Year-Old Tablet Has Noah’s Ark Built Based On “Fake News” A new translation of 3,000-year-old tablet reveals 'fake news' was employed by an ancient Babylonian god to trick ‘Noah’ and his followers into build...
20:32, 2019-11-26

CNN's Jim Acosta claims Trump was just engaging in an 'act' when he called him 'fake news' CNN reporter Jim Acosta will reportedly release a new book, on June 11, in which he suggests that President Trump didn't take the "fake news" accusat...
19:36, 2019-05-25

HUD rips ‘fake news’ it stalled Puerto Rico aid probe The Department of Housing and Urban Development is pushing back on a “false narrative” that it “impeded” an internal investigation into its handling ...
20:32, 2019-05-03

WhatsApp fake news during Brazil election ‘favoured Bolsonaro’ Analysis suggests vast majority of viral messages with false information were rightwingThe vast majority of false information shared on WhatsApp in B...
17:36, 2019-10-30

Sham news sites make big bucks from fake views Websites that copy news stories from legitimate sites are making money from Google and Amazon ads....
02:32, 2019-11-30

‘FAKE NEWS’ – Mbappe destroys Twitter transfer account "Kylian Mbappe produced a glorious reply when fictional demands were attributed to him on social media."...
13:00, 2019-06-12

Craigslist founder donates $1.5M to group fighting fake news A nonprofit says it hopes to reach thousands of US journalists for training in the next few months with the help of a $1.5 million donation from Crai...
18:20, 2019-10-24

Singapore invokes 'fake news' law for first time over Facebook post UK-born politician told to edit post after alleging government influenced state investorsA politician in Singapore has corrected a Facebook post that...
13:32, 2019-11-25

Former ‘RHOC’ star Alexis Bellino slammed for calling out ‘maids’ in Instagram post: ‘Stop being lazy’ “Real Housewives of Orange County” alum Alexis Bellino is being taken to task over an Instagram post admonishing her maids for their cleaning, or lac...
23:56, 2019-11-29

Sri Lankans fear violence over Facebook fake news ahead of election Facebook’s decision to allow politicians to promote content already rated false by factcheckers has been widely condemnedSri Lankan civil society gro...
03:12, 2019-11-13

Iran linked to internet disinformation, fake news: Canadian report The campaign is another indication of how online disinformation is being tested by countries well beyond Russia,...
14:44, 2019-05-14

'Invasion' and 'fake news': El Paso manifesto echoes Trump language A hate-filled document believed to have been written by the gunman bears striking similarities to the words we hear from TrumpAuthorities are investi...
22:40, 2019-08-05

Facebook admits huge scale of fake news and election interference Company deletes 2.8bn fake accounts as it pours resources into protecting EU electionsLess than three years ago, the Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, d...
19:48, 2019-05-05

Social media hosted a lot of fake health news this year. Here's what went most viral. The most viral health misinformation in 2019 was on the topics of cancer, unproven cures and vaccines, according to NBC's review....
22:00, 2019-12-29

Fake news: BBC and tech firms join forces to fight disinformation The new measures will include an early warning system for use during elections, the BBC says....
13:16, 2019-09-08

Browns GM shoots down Odell Beckham trade speculation: ‘Fake news’ Browns GM John Dorsey slammed speculation that Odell Beckham could be shopped ahead of the Oct. 29 trade deadline. “That’s fake news,R...
23:16, 2019-10-13

A Fake Presidential Seal Tops This Week's Internet News Roundup The text on it translated to "45 is a puppet." Plus: #NoToBoris, the latest on Jeffrey Epstein, and more....
16:04, 2019-07-28

Sri Lankans sound alarm over Facebook fake news ahead of election Facebook’s decision to allow politicians to promote content already rated false by factcheckers has been widely condemnedSri Lankan civil society gro...
08:00, 2019-11-12

China says Arsenal's Ozil 'deceived by fake news' after Uighur comments "China’s Foreign Ministry on Monday said Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil “had been completely deceived by fake news and false statements” after the midfielder c...
12:44, 2019-12-16

Fake news row as Tories admit aide was not punched at hospital with boy on floor Conservative chiefs faced a "fake news" storm today after party sources wrongly claimed that a Cabinet minister's aide was punched outside the hospit...
13:36, 2019-12-10

The 10 most-viewed fake-news stories on Facebook in 2019 were just revealed in a new report — take a look (FB) Drew Angerer/Getty Images Facebook is the largest social media service on the planet, with over 2 billion users — over a quarter of the world's...
17:28, 2019-11-06

Facebook, Why the Fuck Do You Keep Putting These Spammy Fake News Sites at the Top of My Feed? I don’t pretend to know the mechanics of how most things work. I don’t know why nutmeg matters so much when making french toast, how rainbows are alw...
19:00, 2019-10-03

Fact-checks on fake news rarely reaches most affected communities BRUSSELS – The European Union has called on Facebook and other platforms to invest more in fact-checking, but a new study shows those efforts m...
23:20, 2019-07-11

Trump predicts the ‘Fake News’ media will protect Hunter Biden President Trump on Monday predicted that the “Fake News” media will protect Hunter Biden after the son of former Vice President Joe Biden...
19:32, 2019-10-14

Paris authorities scotch rumours of radioactive tap water as 'fake news' Viral message claims water has harmful tritium levels as country faces heatwaveAs France faces a scorching new heatwave this week, Paris authorities ...
11:48, 2019-07-22

Fact-checks on fake news rarely reach most affected communities BRUSSELS — The European Union has called on Facebook and other platforms to invest more in fact-checking, but a new study shows those efforts may rar...
13:32, 2019-07-22

Singapore fake news law a 'disaster' for freedom of speech, says rights group Bill passes that forces media to correct or remove content the government considers to be falseSingapore’s parliament has passed legislation against ...
06:48, 2019-05-09

Fake News Iran Something Something Houses Lake Fired President Bullshit! President Donald Trump was really, sincerely On One on Friday at a speech before the National Association of Realtors. He even (gasp) swore....
22:24, 2019-05-17

Canada’s millennials are most willing to admit that fake news has fooled them: Ipsos poll Canada's millennials are also more trusting of media that are widely considered untrustworthy. But other research shows Baby Boomers share fake news ...
14:52, 2019-05-10

Social media hosted a lot of fake health news this year. Here's what went most viral The most viral health misinformation in 2019 was on the topics of cancer, unproven cures and vaccines, according to NBC's review....
15:00, 2019-12-30

Terry Pratchett predicted rise of fake news in 1995, says biographer Marc Burrows discovered Bill Gates interview in which the writer warned of ‘parity of esteem’ given to stories published on the netIn 1995, the inter...
18:32, 2019-05-30

World Press Freedom Day events raise alarm on fake news ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A rising tide of fake news and disinformation is dominating World Press Freedom Day discussions taking place this week i...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Florida county refuses to pay for New York Times in libraries: 'It's fake news' ‘I agree with Trump,’ commissioner said in denial of $2,700 to pay for digital access to the Times for 70,000 library-card holdersA local government ...
16:40, 2019-11-05

Many Americans Believe Fake News Is a Bigger Problem Than Racism, New Poll Finds Before an orange-tinged carnival barker began waging a war with the media and Russian troll farms began spewing misinformation across social media to...
21:08, 2019-06-08

Dion Waiters’ mom slams ‘gummie-seizure’ allegations as ‘fake news’ "Please don't believe the rumors the media will report fake news to get clicks and likes," Waiters' mom, Monique Brown, wrote on Instagram....
02:32, 2019-11-10

New Report Shows How a Pro-Iran Group Spread Fake News Online A research group at the University of Toronto has untangled look-alike websites and bogus news stories that appear to echo the Iranian government’s p...
07:04, 2019-05-14

More than 60% of web users support governments censoring fake news: Ipsos poll In Canada, that number drops to 46 per cent, despite 90 per cent of Canadians saying they have fallen for fake news....
19:24, 2019-06-11

McCain accuses Joy Behar of 'fake news' over claim that the economy is slowing down The View's Meghan McCain accused her co-host Joy Behar of spreading "fake news" over claims that the economy is slowing down during the show Friday m...
18:12, 2019-10-04

Science's fake news problem: How funding pressures drive bad research A productivity-driven funding culture has allowed sloppy science to flourish – but now some researchers are fighting back, says Clare Wilson...
20:00, 2019-12-04

Hungary: the crucible for faulty efforts by Facebook to banish fake news Efforts to tackle abuse have brought the platform into collision with the governmentThe denunciation filled the front page of one of Hungary’s main n...
20:00, 2019-05-18

TDOT uses robotic flagging system for Broadway project TUCSON – Drivers who travel near Broadway Boulevard and Camino Seco may know there has been construction work in the area for almost a year. Th...
15:52, 2019-06-26

Southeast Asia 'fake news' laws open the door to digital authoritarianism Rights campaigners say new cybersecurity laws regulating social media in Southeast Asia are allowing increased data surveillance and a crackdown on d...
14:08, 2019-10-16

Facebook is assigning users who report fake news a secret ‘trustworthiness score’ Facebook has started rating user that report content based on their “trustworthiness” on the platform, according to the Washington Post. ...
22:16, 2019-10-22

'Lot of fake news back there': Trump launches 2020 campaign – video highlights US president Donald Trump has kicked off his bid for the presidency in 2020 with many well-worn attacks on the media, Hillary Clinton and the ‘angry'...
15:24, 2019-06-19

Revealed: Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib targeted in far-right fake news operation Israeli-based group uses Facebook to spread disinformation to more than a million followers around the world, singling out Muslim US congresswomen In...
15:16, 2019-12-05

Woman claims account used to spread fake news about boy on hospital floor was hacked Woman whose name was on the post denies claiming photo of four-year-old had been stagedFollow the latest election news – liveA medical secretary has ...
15:08, 2019-12-10

China calls report on Uighur, Xinjiang detention camps ‘fake news’ United Nations experts and rights groups estimate more than a million Uighurs and members of other ethic groups have been detained in camps in a far-...
05:28, 2019-11-19

Taiwan's citizens battle pro-China fake news campaigns as election nears Contest is in effect a referendum on the future of the self-governed island’s relationship with ChinaCitizen groups in Taiwan are fighting a Russian-...
07:04, 2019-12-30

Avaaz: Facebook will see a ‘tidal wave’ of fake news ahead of the 2020 elections Facebook has powered 158 million views of fake U.S. poltical news in 2019 and is poised to see an explosion of disinformation in 2020.Read More...
13:44, 2019-11-06

Woman whose account spread fake news about boy on hospital floor claims she was hacked Woman whose name was on the post denies claiming photo of four-year-old had been stagedFollow the latest election news – liveA medical secretary has ...
15:32, 2019-12-10

Platitudes, fake news and a Messi mystery: the strange tale of Diego Jokas Anyone could make up quotes from Messi. The surreal part is, but for one little slip, an impostor could have got away with itThree years on, I still ...
20:12, 2019-12-03

CNN political analyst 'updates' tweet after being accused of spreading 'fake news' about Trump CNN political analyst Brian Karem was accused of spreading "fake news" on Twitter about President Trump's impromptu presser on Tuesday and was later ...
04:04, 2019-06-12

Facebook is the most popular social network for governments spreading fake news and propaganda (FB) Facebook A new report from the University of Oxford showed that Facebook is the most common platform that governments and political parties use to s...
13:56, 2019-09-27

Can the US government stem the tide of ‘fake news’ in a postmodern world? | Evgeny Morozov Facebook faces the task of using its algorithms to fight fake news – but does it know the real problem it’s fighting against?Three years into Donald ...
12:24, 2019-10-31

What it's like when the Russians hack your company and turn you into a fake news conspiracy story on state TV AP A year ago, the Russians hacked the Institute for Statecraft, a foreign policy think tank. The non-profit company's internal documents — inc...
15:40, 2019-12-23

Meghan McCain accuses Joy Behar of 'fake news' over claim that the economy is slowing down The View's Meghan McCain accused her co-host Joy Behar of spreading "fake news" over claims that the economy is slowing down during the show Friday m...
19:52, 2019-10-04

An immigrant businessman is offering ‘Bad Hombre’ and ‘Fake News’ tacos. Some aren’t buying it. A burst of media attention has thrust a small, six-week-old Mexican restaurant into a debate over what it means to casually elevate the president’s w...
00:56, 2019-09-05

White House adviser calls reports of a China investment ban 'fake news' White House trade policy adviser Peter Navarro said Monday that reports late last week that the Trump administration was mulling a ban on U.S. invest...
15:52, 2019-09-30

Cranky Uncle game takes on climate crisis denial and fake news App equips players with skills to identify misinformation in real world and onlineA new game promises to act as a “vaccination” against climate crisi...
09:44, 2019-12-07

‘Probably fake news’: Trump disputes report about sending troops to Middle East President Trump on Tuesday slammed a report in The New York Times about a plan to send up to 120,000 US troops to the Mideast for a possible confront...
21:24, 2019-05-14

Dominican Republic officials blast US tourist death reports as ‘fake news’ Dominican Republic health officials lashed out Wednesday at the recent reports exposing the deaths of American tourists visiting their country, calli...
09:36, 2019-06-20

Meghan McCain smacks down Joy Behar's claim economy is slowing: 'That's just fake news' "The View" co-host Meghan McCain plainly rejected her colleague Joy Behar's claim on Friday that the economy was "slowing down."...
19:44, 2019-10-04

Trump blames Dems, ‘Fake News Media!’ for making him ditch Doral for G-7 President Trump on Monday blamed Democrats and their accomplices “the Fake News Media!” for pressuring him to remove his Doral golf cours...
17:16, 2019-10-21

'Invasion' and 'fake news': manifesto of El Paso suspect echoes Trump language A hate-filled document that appeared online before the deadly attack bears striking similarities to the words we hear from TrumpAuthorities are inves...
21:12, 2019-08-05

Evo Morales ousting brings new hope to Venezuela's flagging opposition Toppling of Bolivian president re-ignites movement to remove leftist ally Nicolás MaduroVenezuela’s flagging opposition movement has hit the streets ...
19:16, 2019-11-16

At Washington Bach Consort concert, energy and focus were flagging One had to ask of Sunday’s performance: Were the musicians tired? Had there been insufficient rehearsal?...
20:08, 2019-05-06

Twitter will begin flagging ‘abusive’ tweets from political leaders Some of President Trump’s tweets may soon come with a trigger warning. In a move that looked like it was at least partly targeting the president, Twi...
20:04, 2019-06-27

Aron Warren murder: Mother of teen stabbed to death in Greenwich for his fake Rolex pleads 'this must stop' The mother of a teenager who was stabbed to death for his fake Rolex watch demanded tougher action to combat knife crime today, saying: "This has to ...
14:16, 2019-09-16

With “Dead Lift,” false flags and fake news infect the final season of iZombie I know it’s only been two episodes, but I’m already struggling to understand what iZombie is trying to do with this final season. Not in terms of the...
03:40, 2019-05-10

Mark Levin: Media 98% anti-Trump, ‘incestuous’ with Democrats, fake news real Conservative media mogul Mark Levin is calling for a national debate on the liberal advocacy and bias of much of the media, a growing trend propelled...
13:28, 2019-05-17

Groups launch media literacy campaign to help young voters identify ‘fake news’ In the coming weeks, the group -- along with some 400 other organizations and individuals -- will launch a media literacy campaign of sorts, focusing...
16:20, 2019-08-24

Xinjiang government in China calls report into Uighur detention camps ‘fake news’ United Nations experts and rights groups estimate more than a million Uighurs and members of other ethic groups have been detained in camps in a far-...
06:44, 2019-11-19

Canadian Medical Association Journal lifts online paywall to combat fake news Editor-in-chief Dr. Andreas Laupacis said all content on the weekly online edition is now free to the public, with previously published material set ...
00:36, 2020-01-16

3,000-year-old tablet describing Babylonian Noah's Ark tale could be 'earliest ever example of fake news,' scholar says A scholar at the University of Cambridge in the U.K. has suggested that the "earliest ever example of fake news" exists in a 3,000-year-old Babylonia...
20:32, 2019-11-26

NBC News staffers take anti-union fight to Instagram A group of NBC News staffers is using a hip Instagram account to discourage their colleagues from unionizing. The “No NBC NewsGuild” account features...
16:12, 2019-12-06

Biden launches eight-day 'no malarkey' bus tour amid flagging poll numbers Former vice-president tours first-voting state Iowa in effort ‘to meet as many caucus-goers as I can’Joe Biden has embarked upon an eight-day ‘No Mal...
17:40, 2019-12-01

Twitter proposes flagging deepfakes, but would only remove content that threatens harm Twitter has proposed new features designed to help its users spot manipulated media, but plans to stop short of removing this content altogether.Read...
17:12, 2019-11-11

Biden launches eight-day Iowa 'barnstorm' amid flagging poll numbers Former vice-president tours first-voting state in effort ‘to meet as many caucus-goers as I can’Joe Biden has embarked upon an eight-day tour across ...
21:12, 2019-11-30

A Guide to Today's Juiciest Feud Featuring Two British Footballers' Wives and a Fake News Sting Coleen Rooney and Rebekah Vardy may not be household names for much of the United States, unless you have a particular form of brain poisoning that c...
17:40, 2019-10-09

General Election 2019: From an ice sculpture to fake news rows, the highs and lows from the campaign trail Mr Farage was rocked by a defector and two activists being fired over racist comments later in the campaign....
20:56, 2019-12-11

Marianne Williamson falls for fake news story claiming Trump pardoned Charles Manson Kooky fringe Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson apparently got duped by a fake news article Monday when she claimed that President...
08:16, 2019-12-09

Review: Formulaic 'Terminator: Dark Fate' fails to evolve a flagging sci-fi franchise 'Terminator' favorites Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton are back on screen together, but 'Dark Fate' can't turn around the flagging franchise...
20:56, 2019-10-30

Twitter to start flagging public figures' tweets it says violate policy, won't remove them Twitter announced Thursday that it would start flagging and reducing the reach of public figures' tweets that violate the social network's rules, but...
23:28, 2019-06-27

RWE denies study flagging 1 billion euro coal plant losses in 2019 RWE denied on Thursday a report saying the German power firm would face nearly 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) of losses related to its coal-fired pow...
12:56, 2019-10-24

YouTube's chief product officer Neal Mohan on how the platform is dealing with fake news videos in the UK YouTube says changes to its recommendation algorithm is reducing the harmful content online but it still has a long way to go...
13:52, 2019-08-15

Trudeau announces ‘digital charter,’ tells social media companies to fight fake news or be fined Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said social platforms were "failing their users" on Thursday, while speaking at the Viva Technology conference in Paris...
14:12, 2019-05-16

Trump Posts Fake News on Twitter, Shares Spliced Video of Nancy Pelosi Stumbling Over Her Words President Trump is so scared of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) that he had to post a spliced video of her stumbling over her words because he ...
18:48, 2019-05-24

Five ways to stop feeling overwhelmed by the news We are constantly bombarded with news, real and fake, which has been shown to cause us stress. Here, experts share tips on how to avoid becoming over...
17:24, 2019-06-02

Conservative officials in Florida refused to pay for a library’s subscription to the New York Times, calling it 'fake news.' Experts say they may have violated the First Amendment Library officials in Citrus County Florida asked their local representatives to approve a $2,657 pending measure that would give all library cardhold...
17:00, 2019-11-07

Facebook Won't Stop Being Sketchy, and More Security News This Week  Plus: Mar-a-Lago mishaps, Airbnb's creepy camera problem, tax-season phishing scams, and more....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Trump campaign to stop giving credentials to Bloomberg News President Trump’s campaign says it will no longer give passes to Bloomberg News reporters to cover its events...
00:08, 2019-12-03

Daniel Sturridge pleads for news of dog Lucci in emotional Instagram video after Pomeranian is stolen from LA home Former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has sent out an emotional plea and offered "20 or 30 thousand dollars" for the return of his dog after it w...
13:08, 2019-07-09

Biden Campaign Demands TV News Execs Stop Booking Giuliani Thank god someone finally told the TV news networks to stop getting their man. The presidential campaign for Joe Biden has written a letter to cable ...
03:44, 2019-09-30

Bully 2 NEWS: Rockstar can’t stop teasing a new game in GTA 5 and Red Dead Redemption 2 Rockstar Games is teasing more Bully info as a big new update has landed in GTA Online - here's what you need to know about the future of the series ...
15:28, 2019-07-29

Bully 2 News: Rockstar can’t stop teasing new game in GTA 5 and Red Dead Redemption 2 Rockstar Games is teasing more Bully info as a big new update has landed in GTA Online - here's what you need to know about the future of the series ...
11:00, 2019-07-28

Jeremy Corbyn says he will try to 'politically stop' prorogation with legislation – live news Labour leader says parliament will ‘legislate rapidly’ on Tuesday to prevent Boris Johnson forcing suspensionFull story: Davidson quits as Scottish C...
17:20, 2019-08-29

Brexit: MPs give bill to stop no-deal second reading by majority of 29 – live news Bill passes initial vote by 329 to 300 as prime minister threatens to seek snap general electionExplained: who are the 21 Tory rebels and will an ele...
19:00, 2019-09-04

Biden campaign asks news networks to stop booking Giuliani: report ​WASHINGTON – Joe Biden’s presidential campaign is asking top network execs to please stop booking ​President Trump’s personal lawyer ​Ru...
23:36, 2019-09-29

Rudy Giuliani: Biden aides say TV news must stop booking Trump lawyer Anita Dunn and Kate Bedingfield write to news executives Ukraine sources detail attempt to construct case against BidenSenior aides to Joe Biden, who...
20:40, 2019-09-30

Boxing News at Five: Hunter says he would stop Fury, Conlan on course for Magdaleno title fight Michael Hunter says his ideal heavyweight fight would be against Tyson Fury, and Michael Conlan could be set for a WBO title shot next summer The pos...
18:44, 2019-12-13

Bully 2 News: Rockstar can’t stop teasing new game in GTA 5 Online and Red Dead Redemption Rockstar Games is teasing more Bully info as a big new update has landed in GTA Online - here's what you need to know about the future of the series ...
08:04, 2019-08-01

Watch: Firm offering to document fake vacations with fake photos A Nebraska-based business is offering to bolster social media pages with expertly faked photos of the user on vacations they never took....
20:48, 2019-04-25

Final Fantasy Tactics 'Battleground' Lets You Gamble Fake Money On Fake Matches FFT Battleground is a Final Fantasy Tactics Twitch stream that lets you place bets on competing teams of randomized characters, all controlled by AI....
19:24, 2020-01-14

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Facebook rallies against vaccination ‘fake news’, DPR Korea UN staff cuts call, Syria crop report, crisis funding and Dorian latest A recap of Thursday’s stories: Facebook and WHO work together to stem misinformation on vaccines; North Korea tells UN to cut staff; $75 million allo...
11:08, 2019-09-30

Thursday’s Daily Brief:  Facebook rallies against vaccination ‘fake news’, DPR Korea UN staff cuts call, Syria crop report, crisis funding and Dorian latest A recap of Thursday’s stories: Facebook and WHO work together to stem misinformation on vaccines; North Korea tells UN to cut staff; $75 million allo...
23:32, 2019-09-05

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson threatens to sack rebel MPs who try to stop no-deal Boris Johnson has threatened to withdraw the whip from dozens of rebel Conservative MPs if they try to thwart a no-deal Brexit....
11:32, 2019-09-02

Brexit news latest: Bill designed to stop no-deal set to become law after clearing House of Lords A bill designed to prevent a no-deal Brexit is set to become law after completing its passage through the House of Lords....
17:20, 2019-09-06

Harry and Meghan news latest: Duke and Duchess of Sussex share pictures on Instagram in first public comment since bombshell announcement The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have made their first public statement since announcing they would step back as senior royals....
19:32, 2020-01-10

General election 2019 LIVE: Labour slams 'fake news' claim from Tories about tax rise under Jeremy Corbyn Labour has accused the Tories of "fake news" after the party claimed taxpayers would have to fork out an extra £2,4000 every year under Jeremy Corbyn...
09:28, 2019-11-12

The Red Dead Redemption 2 DLC Rumour Was Fake, a really bad, obvious fake A Red Dead Redemption DLC rumour spread like wildfire on Sunday, we're not sure how because it was so obviously fake. And here's the proof....
07:48, 2019-07-23

Joe Biden's team reportedly sent a letter to top TV news execs demanding they stop booking Rudy Giuliani Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images Joe Biden's campaign is reportedly demanding that major TV news networks stop booking US President Donald Trump's...
23:16, 2019-09-29

China insists that a star Premier League player who criticized China's crackdown on Muslims was 'blinded by fake news' and invites him to Xinjiang to see the detention centers for himself Eric Lafforgue/Art in All of Us/Corbis via Getty Images China on Monday responded to Premier League superstar Mesut Ozil's criticisms of China and it...
06:32, 2019-12-17

Esther McVey's Tory leadership speech hijacked by protester ranting 'fake news' Esther McVey's leadership speech was interrupted today when a protester stormed the lectern shouting "you are fake news! Fake Tories."...
14:52, 2019-06-10

Donald Trump receives Koala gif after he tags wrong country's ABC in 'fake news' post Australia's national broadcaster had a cute comeback for Donald Trump after the president mistakenly tagged it in his latest "fake news" Twitter atta...
12:08, 2019-06-19

Brexit: John Major threatens court action to stop Boris Johnson proroguing parliament – live news The day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn at PMQs and the latest from the Tory leadership contestLabou...
10:56, 2019-07-10

Boxing News at Five: Parker waits for Chisora if he wins this weekend, Singh tells Khan to stop fighting “children” The talk of Joseph Parker and Dereck Chisora fighting later this year just won't go away, and Vijender Singh offers to give Amir Khan a proper fight ...
18:16, 2019-07-19

Parliament suspended Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson faces backlash as petition to stop prorogation hits one million signatures More than one million people have signed a petition urging Boris Johnson not to suspend Parliament as the Prime Minister faces continued anger over t...
08:16, 2019-08-29

Donald Trump launches 2020 re-election campaign by slamming 'fake news media' and 'illegal witch hunt' Donald Trump has officially kicked off his re-election campaign with a grievance-filled rally in Florida as he jabbed and the press and the political...
06:56, 2019-06-19

Brexit news LIVE: No-deal Brexit chances scuppered after bill to stop UK crashing out of EU clears House of Lords Boris Johnson has suffered a fresh setback as the bill designed to stop the UK crashing out of the EU without a deal is set to become law....
18:24, 2019-09-06

Elizabeth Warren expressed her ire over Facebook running fake ads for Trump — by running a fake ad Reuters 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren ran a fake advertisement on Facebook claiming that CEO Mark Zuckerberg endorsed Trump's re-elect...
06:56, 2019-10-12

R. Kelly's girlfriends deny being 'evicted' from his Trump Tower condo: 'That's fake news' R. Kelly's live-in girlfriends, Joycelyn Savage and Azriel Clary, were not "evicted" from his Chicago condo. Video of them inside proves it, the...
20:16, 2019-07-15

Brexit latest news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn pledges to use parliamentary process to 'stop' Boris Johnson Jeremy Corbyn today pledged to "politically stop" Boris Johnson when Parliament returns next week....
17:20, 2019-08-29

'What is my Instagram URL?': How to find your Instagram URL using a computer or mobile device Shutterstock You can find your Instagram URL by opening Instagram in a web browser or by figuring it out manually. Every Instagram account has a uniq...
21:08, 2019-11-27

Brexit news latest: John Bercow vows to 'fight with every breath' to stop Boris Johnson suspending parliament John Bercow has insisted he will "fight with every breath" to prevent Boris Johnson from suspending parliament to force through a no-deal Brexit....
09:56, 2019-08-14

Brexit news LIVE: John Bercow vows to use 'creativity' to stop no-deal as DUP dismisses claims of shift in red lines John Bercow has pledged to use "creativity" in Parliament if Boris Johnson disobeys the law designed to stop a no-deal Brexit....
10:24, 2019-09-13

How to share an Instagram post with people on Instagram or off of the app Shutterstock You can share an Instagram post with people who aren't on the platform by copying the post's hyperlink, sharing it in a direct message o...
18:36, 2019-12-19

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn hits back at Boris Johnson ahead of shadow cabinet meeting to stop no-deal 'disaster' Jeremy Corbyn has lashed out at Boris Johnson ahead of a shadow cabinet meeting aimed at stopping a no-deal Brexit "disaster"....
00:44, 2019-09-02

Brexit news latest: Bercow vows to use 'creativity' to stop no-deal as DUP dismisses claims of shift in Brexit red lines John Bercow has pledged to use "creativity" in Parliament if Boris Johnson disobeys the law designed to stop a no-deal Brexit....
08:16, 2019-09-13

Fortnite Stop Sign Locations: Where To Destroy Stop Signs with Catalyst Outfit If you're looking to do some of the Fortnite Season 10 challenges then we've got you covered....
16:24, 2019-08-01

Trump Can't Stop Won't Stop Speculating About Bill Clinton and Jeffrey Epstein President Donald Trump half-heartedly walked back his tacit endorsement of the baseless conspiracy theory that Bill and Hillary Clinton were involved...
19:20, 2019-08-13

Stop talking about 'wine o'clock': Holly Whitaker on how women can stop drinking – and get happy When she decided to quit drinking, Whitaker turned, like many people, to Alcoholics Anonymous. She didn’t like what she found there, so she decided t...
14:08, 2020-01-14

'Stop it!' Japanese women turn to app to stop groping on trains Digi Police enables victims of molesters to notify fellow passengers of harassmentAlmost two decades after the introduction of women-only train carri...
17:44, 2019-05-22

Instagram Therapists Are the New Instagram Poets Mental health professionals are speaking to the “therapy generation” online, at no cost. And it’s bringing in business....
18:20, 2019-06-26

Crystal Palace news LIVE: Team news vs Liverpool plus January transfer news and rumours Crystal Palace are back in Premier League action this weekend as Roy Hodgson's side take on Liverpool at Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon....
13:24, 2019-11-18

Liverpool news LIVE: Team news vs Crystal Palace plus January transfer news and rumours Liverpool are back in Premier League action this weekend as Jurgen Klopp's side take on Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon....
13:24, 2019-11-18

Man Utd news LIVE: Team news for Sheff Utd plus January transfer news and rumours – Haaland latest Manchester United are back in Premier League action this weekend as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side take on Sheffield United at Bramall Lane on Sunday af...
17:08, 2019-11-18

Crystal Palace news LIVE: Team news for Liverpool plus January transfer news and rumours Crystal Palace are back in Premier League action this weekend as Roy Hodgson's side take on Liverpool at Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon....
14:08, 2019-11-18

Liverpool news LIVE: Team news for Crystal Palace plus January transfer news and rumours Liverpool are back in Premier League action this weekend as Jurgen Klopp's side take on Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon....
14:08, 2019-11-18

Tottenham news LIVE: Mauricio Pochettino latest, team news for West Ham plus January transfer news and rumours Tottenham are back in Premier League action this weekend as Mauricio Pochettino's side take on West Ham at the London Stadium in Saturday's lunchtime...
09:28, 2019-11-19

Tottenham news LIVE: Team news for West Ham plus January transfer news and rumours Tottenham are back in Premier League action this weekend as Mauricio Pochettino's side take on West Ham at the London Stadium in Saturday's lunchtime...
14:08, 2019-11-18

Arsenal news LIVE: Team news for Southampton plus January transfer news and rumours Arsenal are back in Premier League action this weekend as Unai Emery's side take on out-of-form Southampton at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday after...
14:08, 2019-11-18

West Ham news LIVE: Team news vs Tottenham plus January transfer news and rumours West Ham are back in Premier League action this weekend as Manuel Pellegrini's side take on Tottenham at the London Stadium in Saturday's lunchtime k...
13:24, 2019-11-18

Tottenham news LIVE: Team news vs West Ham plus January transfer news and rumours Tottenham are back in Premier League action this weekend as Mauricio Pochettino's side take on West Ham at the London Stadium in Saturday's lunchtime...
13:24, 2019-11-18

Chelsea news LIVE: Team news vs Man City plus January transfer news and rumours Chelsea are back in Premier League action this weekend as Frank Lampard's side take on Man City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening....
13:24, 2019-11-18

Chelsea news LIVE: Team news for Man City plus January transfer news and rumours Chelsea are back in Premier League action this weekend as Frank Lampard's side take on Man City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening....
14:08, 2019-11-18

Arsenal news LIVE: Team news vs Southampton plus January transfer news and rumours Arsenal are back in Premier League action this weekend as Unai Emery's side take on out-of-form Southampton at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday after...
13:24, 2019-11-18

Man City news LIVE: Team news vs Chelsea plus January transfer news and rumours Man City are back in Premier League action this weekend as Pep Guardiola's side take on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening....
13:24, 2019-11-18

West Ham news LIVE: Team news for Tottenham plus January transfer news and rumours West Ham are back in Premier League action this weekend as Manuel Pellegrini's side take on Tottenham at the London Stadium in Saturday's lunchtime k...
14:08, 2019-11-18

Man City news LIVE: Team news for Chelsea plus January transfer news and rumours Man City are back in Premier League action this weekend as Pep Guardiola's side take on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening....
14:08, 2019-11-18

Man Utd news LIVE: Team news vs Sheff Utd plus January transfer news and rumours Man Utd are back in Premier League action this weekend as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side take on Sheff Utd at Bramall Lane on Sunday afternoon....
13:24, 2019-11-18

Man Utd news LIVE: Team news for Sheff Utd plus January transfer news and rumours Man Utd are back in Premier League action this weekend as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side take on Sheff Utd at Bramall Lane on Sunday afternoon....
14:08, 2019-11-18

Facebook Is Rebranding Instagram As ‘Instagram From Facebook’ in a Surprising and Controversial Move Facebook plans to attach its name to Instagram and WhatsApp, branding them “Instagram from Facebook” and “WhatsApp from Facebook.&r...
16:36, 2019-08-03

FX as a Trade War Tool? Does the Chinese yuan's value against the U.S. dollar have a ceiling? It weakens when trade war tensions rise and appreciates when a deal seems likel...
13:40, 2019-06-24

The best tool boxes you can buy A good tool box is the foundation of any home maintenance, ensuring that your tools and equipment are protected, organized, and accessible. A great ...
19:00, 2019-09-13

When AI is a tool and when it’s a weapon In AI, the question of what is a tool and what is a weapon depends on who wields it, what they plan to do with it, and why.Read More...
14:40, 2019-11-11

Tool — 'Rosetta Stoned' Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams....
14:44, 2019-12-18

Live TV Has Always Been a Tool for Activism. But Gen Z Is Using It in a New Way The 2019 American Music Awards were supposed to be Taylor Swift’s night. Along with scooping up a record number of awards—including artis...
20:24, 2019-11-25

How to Turn an iPhone Into a Work-Only Tool To prevent distractions, Conor Dougherty, an economics writer, dumped social media and anything fun — even his browser — from his smartphone....
20:52, 2019-08-21

Trump already chipping away at the HIV epidemic using one little-known tool President Trump has a plan to stop the HIV epidemic by 2030. It's an ambitious and worthy goal that some people seem to think is unattainable....
18:48, 2019-05-03

America is about to get a powerful tool in the war against cancer The country's first carbon ion therapy center to treat cancer is being built in partnership with Hitachi on the campus of the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonv...
17:04, 2020-01-18

Tool Returns After 13 Years With a No. 1 Album “Fear Inoculum” is the band’s first LP to hit the Billboard charts including download and streaming numbers....
23:16, 2019-09-09

ToTok app is a 'spying tool' for UAE: report One of the most popular apps in the Middle East has been used by Emirati authorities to reportedly spy on millions of users. Cybersecurity researcher...
14:00, 2019-12-23

Screens in the Classroom: Tool or Temptation? Smartphones and other devices have long been maligned as distractions in university classrooms. But when employed strategically, many educators find ...
16:04, 2019-12-11

A new Google tool will tell you if your passwords have been hacked Google on Wednesday announced new tools meant to enhance user privacy across its products, such as Google Maps incognito mode, YouTube history deleti...
23:08, 2019-10-02

The Family Minivan as Reporting Tool The finance editor, David Enrich, does a lot of work while on the move (but don’t worry, he’s not behind the wheel)....
18:44, 2019-09-18

Time's up for Virgin's airplane 'flirt' tool Jessica van Meir complained she was sexually harassed by other passengers by a seat-to-seat chat function on her Virgin Atlantic flight. But other tr...
16:40, 2019-10-09

Watch out, StreetEasy — a new NYC house-hunting tool is here Many New York City property owners are so bold as to buy their pads sight unseen. And even those lucky enough to tour the apartments they end up buyi...
00:52, 2019-05-30

New tool helps the visually impaired surf the web For those who can’t see well, hearing is believing. A new tool aims to help the visually impaired better browse the internet using high-tech sp...
21:44, 2019-08-20

New gene editing tool could fix most harmful DNA mutations ‘Prime editing’ more precise than Crispr-Cas9, but still needs time before use on humansScientists have raised fresh hopes for treating people with g...
18:12, 2019-10-21

New tool shows how Facebook and Google track you A new tool shows how the biggest social media companies track you, right down to your device’s battery level and email you’ve sent....
14:20, 2019-04-28

Get At Those Tiny, Hard to Reach Screws With This $11 Tool Set If you’re the kind of person who scoffs in the face of warranties and wants to repair their own phone, this $11 tool kit (with promo code HA7ZRHZWLW)...
20:20, 2019-06-20

Tool predicts how fast code will run on a chip MIT researchers have invented a machine-learning tool that predicts how fast computer chips will execute code from various applications. To get code ...
06:20, 2020-01-06

New CRISPR tool shreds long DNA strands In an advance of capability for the CRISPR DNA editing tool, researchers report they have designed a new tool -- Cas3 -- that can shred, or delete, l...
20:20, 2019-04-10

The best basic tool kits for DIY home projects With a good set of tools, you can repair a crooked cabinet, hang a shelf or picture frame, tune up your bicycle, or fix a leaky pipe under the sink. ...
21:20, 2020-01-06

Tool-use became widespread 10,000 years earlier than we thought The discovery of an ancient collection of tools suggests that our ancient ancestors began using stone tools on a regular basis about 2.6 million year...
11:56, 2019-06-04

Ancient Human Smile Used as an Effective ‘Get-Sex’ Tool A study on the history of facial expressions has discovered humans developed friendly facial expressions to attract less-aggressive, selected breedin...
00:12, 2019-12-09

Don't Screw Up: Get This 170-Piece Crescent Tool Set While It's on Sale For $85 A good tool set is hard to find, but choosing to take advantage of the deal on this one is easy: The very positively reviewed 170-piece Crescent Mech...
20:32, 2019-05-29

Facebook has a new tool that helps you donate blood, here's how to use it Facebook rolls out a tool that lets you sign up for notifications when nearby blood banks need donations. Here's how to set it up....
16:08, 2019-06-12

Tool is making its music available for streaming for the first time ever Look, we can’t believe it, either, but the new Tool album that’s been percolating for, oh, 13 years is really, truly arriving on August 30. To help c...
22:12, 2019-07-30

One of the most popular chat apps in the US is actually a foreign spy tool The United Arab Emirates is using one of the most popular messaging apps in the United States to track the conversations, locations, and interactions...
22:20, 2019-12-22

In Baltimore and Beyond, a Stolen N.S.A. Tool Wreaks Havoc American cities are being hijacked with an N.S.A. cyberweapon that has already done billions of dollars in damage overseas. The N.S.A. will say nothi...
19:00, 2019-05-25

Researchers use drones to pilot a new tool to fight malaria Scientists seeking a breakthrough in the fight against malaria have used drones to spray rice fields in Zanzibar - not with traditional pesticides bu...
13:28, 2019-11-05

Apple offers tool for diabetics that integrates with its Health app Apple has long been rumored to be working on a way for the Apple Watch to noninvasively monitor the blood glucose levels of its users. This reading i...
05:08, 2019-06-28

Steam's New Customizable AI Tool Scans Your Playtime And Tells You What To Buy Next Just days after the end of a summer sale that laid bare many of Steam’s issues with helping people discover new games, Valve has announced a new sect...
22:04, 2019-07-11

Spy on your smart home with this open source research tool Researchers at Princeton University have built a web app that lets you (and them) spy on your smart home devices to see what they’re up to. Th...
12:32, 2019-04-13

'First of its kind' ancient Maya tool discovered in lagoon Experts have discovered a unique ancient tool that was used by Maya salt workers more than 1,000 years ago....
20:00, 2019-05-21

‘Red flag laws’ offer tool for preventing some gun violence After a white supremacist discussed plans on Facebook for a mass shooting at a synagogue, police in Washington used a new law to quickly seize his 12...
18:12, 2019-08-24

Switching from iPhone to Android? This useful tool can transfer all your data Advertorial by MobileTrans: the opinions expressed in this story may not reflect the positions of PhoneArena! Our smartphones contain tons of valuabl...
17:04, 2019-12-20

Chimps that mash potatoes challenge our understanding of tool use Chimps have figured out how to use sticks to mash potatoes. The finding could prompt a rethink of the role of culture in our hominin ancestors’ use o...
19:24, 2019-05-21

Ancient shark used its teeth like the blade of a power tool The extinct shark Edestus used its teeth like saw blades, sliding them past each other like a power tool to slice through the soft flesh of its prey...
18:56, 2020-01-16

Drones the latest critical tool to fight wildfires As wildfires become a growing threat across the country, firefighters are increasingly turning to drones to help them in battle....
00:48, 2019-06-26

Google’s Parrotron is an AI tool for people with speech impediments Google's Parrotron is an AI tool that makes disfluent speech from people with impediments more intelligible to both people and automatic speech recog...
21:28, 2019-07-17

New tool detects deepfakes with 96 percent accuracy, researchers say Researchers have developed a new tool that could be a crucial part of the fight against deepfakes....
19:08, 2019-06-24

Netflix built a new tool for those of you burned out on politics and Trump I would like to personally extend a warm thank-you to late-night talk show host and stand-up comedian Seth Meyers, whose Netflix comedy special Lobby...
04:48, 2019-11-05

Facebook’s New Tool Lets You See Which Apps and Websites Tracked You The tool is a response to criticism that Facebook has faced over how it safeguards its users’ privacy....
17:36, 2019-08-20

Square Feet: A New Recruitment Tool for Construction: The Joystick To help attract a generation that grew up playing video games, the construction industry has turned to simulators that replicate jobs done by heavy e...
15:32, 2019-04-16

Twitter open-sources Rezolus telemetry tool Twitter's open source Rezolus tool provides a collection of signals to help make sense of fine-grained system runtime behavior.Read More...
19:32, 2019-08-19

Popular chat app in UAE revealed to be government spying tool NEW YORK — A chat app that quickly became popular in the United Arab Emirates for communicating with friends and family is actually a spying tool use...
20:28, 2019-12-24

Facebook just expanded its blood-donation tool to the entire US Getty Images/Joern Pollex Facebook expanded its blood donation tool to the entire US on Tuesday. The company had previously been testing it in five c...
14:04, 2019-10-15

Tackle Tiny DIY Projects With This $16 Cordless Rotary Tool If you don’t have the DIY inclinations to justify purchasing a real Dremel, this 3.7V cordless rotary tool from Tacklife is a low-power alternative f...
20:40, 2019-05-15

Twitter launches tool to halt abusive messages Twitter has launched a new filter tool which can hide spam and abusive messages that are sent to users via the platform's direct messages feature....
13:08, 2019-10-01

Online triage tool may help patients decide if they need immediate care (Reuters Health) - An online tool that analyzes symptoms may help people decide whether to seek immediate care in the emergency room or to adopt a wa...
00:04, 2019-12-28

Prime editing: DNA tool could correct 89% of genetic defects New technology - called prime editing - is like a "genetic word processor" able to re-write DNA....
17:44, 2019-10-21

The underrated Daniel Jones tool that has Redskins nervous ASHBURN, Va. — His mobility has been discussed frequently. So has his impressive poise and understanding of coach Pat Shurmur’s offense. But when the...
04:48, 2019-09-26

Popular chat app is actually a spying tool of UAE government – report Government reportedly uses ToTok to track conversations, locations and other data of those who install the appA chat app that quickly became popular ...
21:04, 2019-12-23

iOS 13 jailbreak tool Checkra1n enters public beta iOS 13 is great and all, but could it be even better? Apple’s mobile operating system is locked down, but jailbreak developers have always foun...
00:56, 2019-11-12

World Braille Day marks key communication tool for millions Being marked for only the second time ever, World Braille Day on Saturday raises awareness of the importance of the tactile global communication syst...
06:16, 2020-01-04

Facebook launches 'clear history' tool – but it won't delete anything Feature ‘disconnects’ data from a user’s account and shows extent of tracking apparatusFacebook has launched its “clear history” feature more than a ...
17:28, 2019-08-20

The woman behind WeWoreWhat has launched a workflow tool for influencers Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for Self-Portrait Danielle Bernstein, the name behind popular fashion influencer WeWoreWhat, has launched a project mana...
12:36, 2019-10-02

Quick Question: Car Detailing Tool Or Suicide Device? Take a look at that picture up there. It’s from an old ad for a car accessory, and, yes, it’s a hose that connects right to your car’s exhaust pipe. ...
03:36, 2019-08-30

Singular releases tool for stopping ad fraud on Android Singular said it has released a first-in-industry technology that detects far more fraud on Android mobile devices than existing solutions.Read More...
13:08, 2019-08-21

Whiny researchers slam dodgeball as a tool of ‘oppression’ These researchers were clearly last picks. Forget famine, war and disease, the real tool of oppression, at least according to three Canadian research...
00:52, 2019-06-08

Facebook launches machine learning experimentation tool Ax Facebook has introduced a machine learning experimentation management tool called Ax for the makers of machine learning models.Read More...
13:52, 2019-05-02

I’ve been using Personal Capital for years, and the best tool it has to offer is free Shutterstock Personal Capital offers a set of free investment tools to help you better understand your current portfolio and plan for the future. Us...
02:16, 2019-08-10

Tech We’re Using: A Favorite Tool While Reporting on Start-Ups: Paper? Erin Griffith explains how Silicon Valley’s hot young companies are no longer churning out must-use apps and gadgets on an everyday basis....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Facebook launches UK reporting tool to clamp down on scam ads Social media firm to investigate users’ complaints and take down violating postsFresh efforts to tackle scam adverts across Facebook are being introd...
09:20, 2019-07-16

LG open-sources Auptimizer, a tool for optimizing AI models LG's open source Auptimizer tool aims to expedite AI and machine learning model optimization with an easy-to-use interface.Read More...
17:44, 2019-11-08

Kazakhstan's new online safety tool raises eyebrows Kazakhstan's government security certificates could open up "secure" web traffic to inspection....
18:48, 2019-07-22

Facebook Is Rolling out a Tool to Limit Data Gathering SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Soon, you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet — or at least on Facebook. Facebook is laun...
11:36, 2019-08-21

The Science Behind Time-Outs As a Tool to Discipline Children When Amy and Steve Unruh decided to adopt a four-year-old child from the Philippines, they anticipated challenges. They understood it would take time...
20:24, 2019-10-15

How to restart Windows Explorer using your computer's Task Manager tool Drew Angerer/Getty Images Sometimes you will need to restart Windows Explorer in order to improve your computer's performance. You can easily restart...
18:36, 2019-11-14

Adjust acquires smartphone measurement tool from Japan’s CyberZ Mobile measurement firm Adjust has acquired Force Operation X (F.O.X), an advertising effectiveness measurement tool for smartphone apps.Read More...
19:40, 2019-10-10

Carter Stewart is Scott Boras’ perfect MLB draft tool Carter Stewart might be just what Scott Boras needs. The 19-year old Stewart, who reportedly agreed with Japan’s Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks on a si...
18:16, 2019-05-22

Daily on Energy: Is nuclear an overrated climate tool? A new report says yes Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:56, 2019-10-08

Lizzo, Tool, Tame Impala headline Bonnaroo festival Lizzo will make history as the first female headlining act at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival this June in Tennessee...
19:44, 2020-01-07

Researchers develop new tool which detects deepfakes with 96 percent accuracy Researchers have developed a new tool that could be a crucial part of the fight against deepfakes. The tool, which was produced by researchers from t...
17:24, 2019-06-25

Satellite detects methane; seen as tool in fight to save climate Scientists said on Monday that for the first time, a satellite on a routine global survey identified and measured methane gas escaping from a gas wel...
00:40, 2019-12-17

Huawei says alleged router 'backdoor' is standard network tool Vodafone found security failings in firm’s internet routers a decade agoVodafone discovered security failings in Huawei internet routers used by mill...
13:04, 2019-05-01

ToTok is a spying tool used by the United Arab Emirates: report The popular Chinese-owned video app TikTok is a spying tool used by the United Arab Emirates to track the activities of those who download it, a new ...
18:12, 2019-12-23

AppOnboard gives away tool that lets developers create instant apps AppOnboard said it will give away for free its AppOnboard Studio, software that empowers anyone to design, build, and publish instant apps.Read More...
20:12, 2019-05-06

Short-time work: Germany resorts to well-proven tool again Surveys have shown that more and more German companies are reintroducing short-time work to cushion the impact of a creeping economic slowdown. That ...
13:24, 2019-07-04

Rock band Tool debuts new music for first time in 13 years Tool debuted two brand-new songs — 'Invincible' and 'Descending' — during a headline performance at Welcome to Rockville....
20:36, 2019-05-06

Hootsuite taps Proofpoint for AI-powered predictive compliance tool Social media management platform Hootsuite and enterprise security company Proofpoint want to help companies in heavily regulated industries.Read Mor...
14:48, 2019-10-28

Tool overtakes Taylor Swift to hit No. 1 on Billboard Top 200 Albums chart In its debut week, Tool's 'Fear Inoculum' sold more than 270,000 units worldwide, dethroning Taylor Swift's 'Lover.'...
17:08, 2019-09-09

Popular chat app ToTok is actually a spying tool of UAE government – report Government reportedly uses ToTok to track conversations, locations and other data of those who install the appA chat app that quickly became popular ...
22:52, 2019-12-23

Nearly half of American Jews believe Israel is used as a political tool by US lawmakers Alex Wong/Getty Images A new Insider poll found that nearly half of American Jews believe Israel is used as a political tool among US lawmakers. Half...
22:40, 2019-09-30

Google accused of creating tool to spy on employees’ organizing efforts Google is accused of creating an internal spy tool to monitor workers’ efforts to organize protests or discuss unions. The alleged surveillance...
18:00, 2019-10-24

Siemplify raises $30 million to streamline security tool management Siemplify, a New York and Tel Aviv security orchestration platform provider, today announced that it's secured $30 million.Read More...
13:12, 2019-05-20

Garmin Forerunner 245 Music review: A more accessible runner’s tool Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Runners have a lot to be excited about when it comes to Garmin's revamped family of Forerunner smartwatches. ...
17:16, 2019-05-12

Singh says he won’t be used as a public relations ‘tool’ in Trudeau’s blackface scandal Jagmeet Singh and Elizabeth May are continuing on the campaign trail today while the leaders of the bigger parties take a break from the road....
22:56, 2019-09-21

It worked! NASA’s plan to get its InSight tool digging again pays off NASA’s InSight lander is doing some great work on Mars. It’s been listening closely for rumblings from inside the planet and even provide...
23:24, 2019-10-18

Update to the iOS YouTube app adds useful new tool; Android users must wait on Tuesday that it has added a new "topics" feature to the iOS version of the YouTube app. These are filters in the subscription feed that include op...
19:16, 2020-01-15

Facebook rolls out tool that could block those creepy targeted ads on your feed SAN FRANCISCO — Soon, you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet — or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a lon...
22:36, 2019-08-21

From Tool to Taylor Swift, here’s the new music coming to your ears in August July was a slow month for music, but the otherwise sluggish month of August is looking positively lively with new releases. Rap collective and self-p...
14:12, 2019-08-02

Firefox: 'no UK plans' to make encrypted browser tool its default Critics say DoH privacy technology could enable easier spread of child abuse imagesThe maker of the Firefox web browser has told the government it ha...
07:52, 2019-09-24

The (Lack of) Science Behind Time-Outs As a Tool to Discipline Children When Amy and Steve Unruh decided to adopt a four-year-old child from the Philippines, they anticipated challenges. They understood it would take time...
14:12, 2019-10-15

ISIS is reportedly using popular Gen Z app TikTok as its newest recruitment tool Reuters TikTok has removed about two-dozen accounts that posted Islamic State propaganda, according to The Wall Street Journal. The short-form video ...
02:20, 2019-10-22

Prediction tool helps identify people at high risk for HIV Researchers have developed a new tool to pinpoint patients at high risk for contracting HIV to provide them with preventive preexposure prophylaxis t...
23:36, 2019-07-08

Scope AR acquires augmented reality tool maker WakingApp Scope AR, a maker of enterprise augmented reality products, said it has acquired WakingApp, an AR technology company based in Tel Aviv, Israel.Read M...
15:24, 2019-12-11

Screenplay Software Adds Tool to Assess a Script’s Inclusiveness Final Draft, popular among screenwriters, has added a feature to judge characters’ gender, race and more. The goal is to provide guidance before a pr...
00:52, 2019-04-27

'His only tool is racism': why Trump's bigoted tirade could be a vote winner The president seems to regard divisive, nativist rhetoric as his best chance of staying in the White House. Analysts say he may be rightIt was foul a...
14:28, 2019-07-16

Self-driving car service open sources new tool for securing firmware Enlarge (credit: Collin Mulliner) Developing and maintaining secure firmware for tablets, cars, and IoT devices is hard. Often, the firmware is ini...
20:32, 2019-08-07

Blizzard Creates Tool To Help Old World Of Warcraft Buddies Find Each Other If you’ve been a lapsed World of Warcraft player for the past 10-plus years, you’ve probably let some relationships fall by the wayside—for example, ...
01:48, 2019-08-08

Israeli Firm Tied to Tool That Uses WhatsApp Flaw to Spy on Activists Researchers said the NSO Group had found a vulnerability, which was disclosed Monday, that was used to target the iPhone of a human-rights lawyer in ...
05:20, 2019-05-14

Buckle up, kids: Tool's first new song in 13 years is more than 10 minutes long Tool made a lot of dreams come true last week when it made its sizable back catalog available for streaming for the very first time. That, and, one c...
16:40, 2019-08-07

Daniel Jacobs has the biggest tool to beat Canelo Alvarez LAS VEGAS — When Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs stood face-to-face at their weigh-in Friday afternoon, apparently there wasn’t enough room i...
07:56, 2019-05-04

Korean-speaking hackers add Bluetooth harvester to its tool arsenal Enlarge (credit: ybierling.com) A Korean-speaking hacking group in operation since at least 2016 is expanding its arsenal of hacking tools to inclu...
20:40, 2019-05-13

Find Valuable, Targeted Credit Card Bonuses With the CardMatch Tool From time to time, credit card issuers offer elevated welcome offers to all new cardholders, such as Delta’s current promotion on several of its cred...
01:48, 2019-06-20

Lloyd Blankfein says Trump’s tariff hikes could be an ‘effective negotiating tool’ President Trump’s trade war with China just got a plug from Lloyd Blankfein, the ex-CEO of Goldman Sachs. In a late-Tuesday tweet that surprised some...
17:16, 2019-05-15

Uber open-sources Manifold, a visual tool for debugging AI models Uber's Manifold, which is now available in open source, is a visual debugging tool for AI and machine learning development tasks.Read More...
21:44, 2020-01-07

Tool, Lizzo, Tame Impala to headline Bonnaroo music festival Tool, Lizzo, Tame Impala, Miley Cyrus, Flume, Lana Del Rey and other acts will perform at Bonnaroo music festival in Manchester, Tenn., in June....
17:24, 2020-01-07

It’s hard to see the members of Tool when the band plays live, but it sure is thrilling to hear them The oft-dormant group is touring behind its first album in 13 years and delivered a powerful performance at Capital One Arena....
20:20, 2019-11-26

New iPhone hacking tool can reportedly access a user’s iCloud data An Israeli security company with a track record of developing some of the most advanced and sophisticated mobile hacking tools we’ve ever seen ...
04:48, 2019-07-20

Powerful whole-species gene editing tool fails first tests in mice A gene drive for mice could be very useful for studying diseases, but does not work nearly well enough to work as a tool for eliminating invasive rod...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Ad Tool Facebook Built to Fight Disinformation Doesn’t Work as Advertised The social network’s new ad library is so flawed, researchers say, that it is effectively useless as a way to track political messaging....
12:32, 2019-07-25

I analyzed my husband's 401(k) using a free online tool, and now we're rethinking our retirement strategy Hoxton/Sam Edwards/Getty Images Retirement feels like a long way off for my husband and me, but we know we need to get serious about planning for our...
19:44, 2019-12-09

Tool released an album after more than 13 years — Alan Cross explains why it took so long Many rock fans despaired of ever seeing a new album from Tool. But miracle of miracles, that day has arrived....
16:52, 2019-09-01

Biometric Marketing 2019: Revolutionary Personalization Tool or Targeting Gone Awry? At Business Insider Intelligence, our mission is to bring you the most important insights, data and analysis from the digital world. So when we come ...
16:00, 2019-11-04

A health savings account is a triple-tax advantaged tool that can be used for more than healthcare costs Tom Werner/Getty Images A health savings account is a tax-advantaged savings vehicle that lets anyone put aside money for health costs, regardless of...
23:28, 2019-11-12

I was a financial adviser, but a free online tool highlighted exactly what we'd overlooked in my husband's 401(k) imtmphoto/Getty Images I worked as a financial adviser for years, but even then I had a hard time understanding the fees I was paying on my 401(k). W...
21:20, 2019-12-31

Pinterest details Complete the Look, a context-aware visual search tool Pinterest today shared details about Complete the Look, visual search AI that considers a person's body type or the season to make fashion recommenda...
19:48, 2019-06-14

Spotify just launched a tool that reveals your top music of 2019 and the last decade — check it out Spotify Each year, Spotify releases a tool that lets users see their personalized top charts for the past year. It offers a fascinating look into per...
16:16, 2019-12-05

Clean Up Your Outdoor Space With a Pair of Anker Power Tool Deals Anker Roav 36V Cordless Leaf Blower | $120 | Amazon | Clip the $20 coupon and use code ROAVLD88...
15:44, 2019-08-27

Cruise open-sources Webviz, a tool for robotics data analysis Cruise, the autonomous driving research and development division of GM, open-sourced Webviz, a web-based data analysis tool for robotics applications...
19:16, 2019-06-18

Phil Schiller says Chromebooks are a ‘cheap testing tool’ that don’t help kids succeed Apple today introduced a brand new 16-inch MacBook Pro that, at long last, fixes the horrid butterfly keyboard design that plagued previous models. T...
23:32, 2019-11-13

Google Images gains product metadata and sidebar comparison tool Google Images now shows product metadata below selected photos in search results and a right sidebar that makes comparing pictures easier.Read More...
18:36, 2019-08-06

Ghd's Latest Styling Tool Finally Makes Curling Totally Foolproof Best known for revolutionising the straightening iron, ghd has spent years perfecting it's newest styling device. Promising to address all the pain p...
12:20, 2019-05-02

Kyrgios smashes rackets and calls umpire 'a tool' in angry defeat "Nick Kyrgios was left furious as he smashed two rackets and called the umpire \"a tool\" in a bad-tempered defeat to Karen Khachanov at the Cincinna...
10:04, 2019-08-15

Ironsource launches LevelPlay tool to monetize mobile apps and games Ironsource has launched a new tool called LevelPlay that will help monetize mobile apps and games better.Read More...
16:33, 2019-10-23

Employees Accuse Google of Developing ‘Surveillance Tool’ to Prevent Unions Google employees are accusing the company’s leadership of developing an internal surveillance tool that they believe will be used to monitor wo...
18:20, 2019-10-24

New Facebook tool lets you export pictures and videos to Google Photos Say what you will about big pan-European government corroding civil liberties or some such, but when it comes to applying pressure on the Silicon Val...
16:32, 2019-12-02

Resemble AI launches voice synthesis platform and deepfake detection tool Resemble AI, an Ontario-based startup developing a voice cloning platform that leverages AI, has raised $2 million in seed funding.Read More...
15:20, 2019-12-17

Alan Cross’ weekly music picks: The long Tool wait is over The release of Tool's new album is a true once-in-a-generation event, but there some other records that require our attention this week....
16:00, 2019-08-30

Tech tool aims to predict global water conflicts before they happen LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Artificial intelligence can predict where conflicts over scarce water will break out up to a year in advance an...
13:56, 2019-06-14

Tool releases 'Fear Inoculum,' the metal band's first album in 13 years It's been 13 long years for fans of the American rock band Tool but finally, the wait for new music is over. The Grammy-winning metal rockers finally...
02:32, 2019-08-31

‘Goats are the best tool’: grazers in high demand to reduce US wildfire risk In the face of climate change and deadly fires, states from California to Colorado are turning hungry animals loose on the countrysideAs the western ...
13:12, 2019-07-12

United Airlines will now hold planes for connecting flyers – thanks to new tool United Airlines is introducing ConnectionSaver, a new tool that identifies departing flights that can be held for connecting customers.   ...
18:44, 2019-06-11

Genetic engineering tool promises to aid discovery of new drugs inside microbes Scientists have found a new way to coax microbes into producing valuable secondary metabolites, chemical compounds that help microbes adapt to changi...
23:08, 2019-10-14

Hurricane Dorian spaghetti models: How the storm-tracking tool works The pasta-bilities are endless. Experts are using their noodles to figure out where Hurricane Dorian will make landfall — by studying spaghetti...
20:24, 2019-08-29

New Google AI tool detects breast cancer better than radiologists, study suggests A new Google AI model appears capable of more accurately spotting breast cancer in mammograms than radiologists....
21:24, 2020-01-02