Tags YouTube

Losses to cryptocurrency scams top $1B, FTC reports

by Tonya Riley • 3 weeks ago

Nearly half of the scams originated on social media.

Facebook, Twitter, Google move to intercept Russian propaganda, disinformation about Ukraine

by Tim Starks • 4 months ago

Policymakers have been applying pressure to social media giants to hold back the tide of disinformation.

Scammers targeted YouTube creators to takeover accounts, promote crypto investment fraud

by Tonya Riley • 8 months ago

YouTube has struggled with scammers taking over channels to spread cryptocurrency scams before.

YouTube joins Silicon Valley backlash against Trump content

by Joe Warminsky • 1 year ago

In practice, YouTube's decision is similar to Facebook's move against the president last week.

Facebook, Twitter act on Trump's false messaging after violence at Capitol

by Joe Warminsky • 1 year ago

Trump's activity was the extension of a long and ultimately dangerous line of public comments.

Senators warn YouTube to buck up on misinformation

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

Video content poses a unique threat.