Tagged: Social Media

Fake News

Real news goes to war with fake news.

After my post on combatting the scourge of fake news on social media platforms yesterday I stumbled across two news sites that were ready to do their part on the war on fake news.

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So, Vine’s shutting down.

News broke today that Vine, the social video platform for 6-second videos, is shutting down. Which is not hugely surprising. It got its fifteen minutes a few years ago and has been steadily declining since then. Judging by the outcry on Twitter (where “Vine” has been trending all day), though, it was still pretty popular.