Report: Social media influencers push voting misinformation Donald Trump Jr. AP misinformation Facebook misinformation- Tempemail

Social media influencers, partisan news outlets and even President Donald Trump’s son are driving the spread of online misinformation swirling around the U.S. vote, casting doubt on this year’s election and prematurely raising suspicions about the accuracy of its results. Legitimate U.S. social media accounts are sharing false claims of Continue Reading

Facebook greatest source of Covid-19 disinformation, journalists say | Facebook- Tempemail

The majority of journalists covering the pandemic say Facebook is the biggest spreader of disinformation, outstripping elected officials who are also a top source, according to an international survey of journalism and Covid-19. The social media platform, which announced this week it was updating its hate speech policy to ban Continue Reading

Facebook to ban ads discouraging vaccination | Technology- Tempemail

Facebook will ban ads that discourage people from getting vaccinated, the social media company announced Tuesday, as it launches a new public health campaign aimed at spreading flu vaccine information. The changes are a departure from Facebook’s previous policy, which prohibited ads with vaccine misinformation but allowed ads expressing opposition Continue Reading

There is a poverty of body language in telehealth appointments – but there is tenderness too | Ranjana Srivastava | Opinion

The very first time a patient asked me what I thought about “this new virus”, I advised her that all things considered, it should pass. We sat in a small room with all six of her children to share the good news that after a full year of “wait and Continue Reading

Fifa 21 review – fancy footwork and spectacular goals | Games

Never mind football coming home. This year, football had to work from home. Every major competition shut down at the height of the pandemic, leaving elite athletes to train over Zoom and fans to stare at incomplete league tables. Some, like the Scottish Premiership, awarded trophies. Others spent small fortunes Continue Reading

UK shoppers urged to shun Amazon Prime Day to support small businesses | Technology

Campaign groups and small business representatives have called on consumers to shun this week’s Amazon Prime extravaganza and support small retailers instead. On Tuesday and Wednesday the tech giant will host its annual Prime Day event, with thousands of tempting bargains – many at up to half price. However, campaigners Continue Reading

Samsung Unveils its ‘Most Affordable’ 5G Smartphone – Tempemail

Samsung has unveiled the new Galaxy A42 5G smartphone – its newest and ‘most affordable’ 5G smartphone. This device is the latest addition to Samsung’s A Series line-up and it includes a Quad Camera, Infinity-U Display, Long Lasting Battery as well as 5G connectivity. “We’re excited to bring to market Continue Reading