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Twitter broadens misinformation labels to show warnings when users like tweets

Nov 24, 2020 - The Independent UK

'These prompts helped decrease Quote Tweets of misleading information by 29 per cent’, Twitter claims

Twitter is widening its misinformation responses by informing users when the like a disputed tweets.

The social media site had added warning labels when users tried to retweet a post that attempted to spread misinformation or disinformation.

Misinformation is incorrect information naively shared, while disinformation is incorrect information maliciously shared with the in...