Twitter adds option to report attempts to mislead voters


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Twitter is stepping up its fight against misinformation and voter manipulation.

In a blog post, Twitter announced a new reporting feature for tweets that attempt to spread false information about the electoral process. The new feature appears as a default option when a user elects to report a tweet.

When reporting a tweet, a user can simply select the “it’s misleading about voting” option, then let Twitter know how the tweet is trying to manipulate voters. This update looks to streamline the process, making the content easier to report, and getting it in front of the right eyes on the Twitter Safety team. Read more…

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Source: https://mashable.com/article/twitter-reporting-feature-misleading-voting-elections/
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