May 24, 2019

 

Updates:

  • Instagram will now give IGTV publishers the option to upload content in landscape format, a shift in direction from the original focus of the platform.

  • Facebook has provided a new overview of the amount of fake accounts on its platform as part of its latest Transparency Report.

  • In its latest measure to stop the use of its platform for political manipulation, Facebook has announced that it will stop incentivizing the sale of political campaigns.

    How Does Facebook Measure Fake Accounts?

  • Twitter has banned prominent anti-Trump personalities Brian and Ed Krassenstein over their use of fake accounts and purchased interactions.