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To go anywhere in Singapore these days, Joni Sng needs mobile phone apps and other technologies – a QR code to enter shops, a digital map to see how crowded a mall or park is, and a tracker to show if she was near someone infected with the coronavirus.
Packed rallies are out, along with their cheers and jeers. In comes the Internet, with its memes and trolls.
Twitter user Mariam Gómez claims to be “faithful to the homeland and the Cuban Revolution” on her account @mpgcibermambisa. But her profile picture, a woman showing her bare back, comes not from a real person but from an article about how gradual tanning is back.
Perhaps it was inevitable that in this strange era of ‘alternative facts’ and fake claims of ‘fake news’, someone would make the case for why bogus online reviews are a good thing.
US President Donald Trump and Joe Biden share a disdain for Facebook Inc and say the speech it publicizes should be regulated. But neither one is ready to quit the troubled platform.
Remote Chinese provinces are building more data centres in deserts and isolated valleys to house powerful computers and servers, but with users scarce, many risk becoming high-tech ghost towns and digital bridges to nowhere.
Facebook Inc has succeeded for years in fending off critics and regulators in Washington who’ve complained about the company’s market power and its failure to protect privacy, police hate speech and curb political disinformation.
Anti-vaxxers – a small but vocal group of people who don’t believe in vaccinations – have taken advantage of the pandemic to multiply disinformation on social media.
George Soros is now being falsely accused of orchestrating and funding the protests over police killings of Black people in the United States.
Did teens, TikTok users and fans of Korean pop music troll the president of the United States?