The conspiracists might have been deplatformed, but their movement is shifting into local elections and events.
Research shows the emergent video platform can recommend conspiracy theories and other harmful content more often than not.
Beware! Digital door knockers with small followings are posting often subliminal paid ads on social media.
The technology needs widespread adoption to help slow the pandemic. And while the debate has centered on privacy, accuracy concerns could also send users fleeing.
With rallies and canvassing on ice, 2020 election campaigns are rapidly turning to peer-to-peer texting, which isn’t the panacea it appears to be.
Government emergency powers change the legal landscape and trigger a surge of resources, but they’re not without complications.