· *The Big Tech platforms Facebook, Google, and Twitter have made several efforts to combat fake news and abuse.*
· *But they all operate from the standpoint that the open nature of their platforms.. Business Insider
· *A number of Twitter users are being called out for posting fake claims of racially motivated assaults at showings of Marvel's "Black Panther.*
· *Many of the false claims have used unrelated.. Business Insider
Nikolas Cruz is the 19-year-old man who shot and 17 high school students in Parkland, Florida.
His peers say his erratic behavior began in 2017 after his ex-girlfriend broke up with him.
Buzzfeed.. Source: Wochit -
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux’s Love Timeline is coming to an end! After first crossing paths on set of Tropic Thunder in 2007, Aniston and Theroux reconnected and fell for each other while.. Source: Wochit -
Actors Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux are separating after more than two years of marriage. In a joint statement to BuzzFeed News, the couple said the mutual decision was "lovingly made" at the.. Source: Wochit -
On Wednesday, an aide to Governor Ricardo Roselló, tried to restrict reporters from asking questions about the ongoing investigation into whether the death toll from Hurricane Maria has been.. Source: Wochit -
According to Buzzfeed News on Thursday, five months before a 19 year-old man named Nikolas Cruz killed seventeen people and wounded at least fourteen others at a highschool in Parkland, Florida, the.. Source: Wochit -
Apple looks set to unveil a bunch of new products in September but you better prepare for a hefty price tag. Apple will reportedly release three new versions of the iPhone and a new Apple TV model,.. USATODAY.com
Twitter tested a new livestreaming service which allows users to watch local news coverage of events live — by broadcasting during a terrifying school shooting. During the crisis in Marjory Stoneman.. The Next Web
Twitter is starting to show live, local news broadcasts in a live streaming window next to its timeline during major breaking news events. Twitter's initiative to air these videos is currently rolled.. TVNewsCheck
Twitter is often at its best during breaking news events when it becomes the quickest place to find updates on what’s happening. Now, the service is leaning into that further, by partnering with.. The Verge
US President Donald Trump on Thursday called for healing and peace one day after a gunman killed at least 17 people at a Florida high school, saying his administration would work to improve school.. DNA
The FBI reportedly investigated a YouTube account that may have belonged to the alleged killer in yesterday’s Florida school shooting. BuzzFeed writes that vlogger Ben Bennight emailed the agency in.. The Verge
· *Teens are using craft store merchandise and displays to take artistic photos and post them on Twitter and Instagram.*
· *It's called the Hobby Lobby challenge, and it's gone viral.*
· *Some.. Business Insider
Watch VideoYouTube's issues with its content creators go way beyond Logan Paul — who posted the video of a dead body in Japan.
But Paul isn't leaving the site anytime soon, at least according to.. Newsy
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) — A man who died in Schenectady police custody is heard struggling for breath and pleading for help in a recording his widow said came from a squad car dash-cam video... Seattle Times
BuzzFeed sued the Democratic National Committee for documents relevant to a libel suit the publisher faces over publishing former British spy Christopher Steele's unverified dossier on President Donald.. Newsmax
BuzzFeed news intends to fight a pending lawsuit with the White House by proving the infamous “pee tape” exists. According to a report in Foreign Policy, the website has hired a crack team of.. The Next Web
A year ago, CNN was positioning itself as ready to take on Vice and BuzzFeed in the digital space. Now, the company is rightsizing as it prepares for AT&T’s embrace. It's targeting big savings on.. TVNewsCheck
A former top FBI and White House cybersecurity official who led the U.S. effort to combat Russian hacking in the 2016 presidential election, Anthony Ferrante, has been hired by BuzzFeed to verify.. Newsmax
Even CNN can’t escape the growing pains of online media, with the cable-news giant planning to cut several dozen digital jobs, the company confirmed to TheWrap.
CNN said the cuts are part of a.. The Wrap
The Department of Education will not probe or take action on any complaints filed by transgender students who are banned from restrooms that match their gender identity, the department reported to.. Newsmax Also reported by •Delawareonline