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Twitter's Mislabels Useful Tweets About Coronavirus As They Try To Stop The Spread Of Misinformation

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Published on June 28, 2020 - Duration: 00:32s

Twitter's Mislabels Useful Tweets About Coronavirus As They Try To Stop The Spread Of Misinformation

Twitter is trying to stop the spread of misinformation about COVID-19 but have hit a few bumps.

According to Gizmodo, the platform is labeling tweets with false information, such as those claiming there is a cure.

Particular tweets being labeled surround conspiracy theories about 5G spreading the virus.

Twitter users then noticed that the company was flagging any tweets with “5G,” “oxygen,” and “frequency.

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