EU Probes X Over Failure to Counter Disinformation

Article Source: CNBC

Article Source: CNBC

Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images
  • The European Union has initiated infringement proceedings against social media platform X (formerly Twitter) under the Digital Services Act (DSA) over suspected failures in combating content disinformation and manipulation.
  • The probe focuses on X’s alleged breaches of transparency obligations, duties to counter illegal content and disinformation, and a “deceptive” design of the user interface, particularly concerning its blue checkmarks.
  • X, led by Elon Musk, responded by stating its commitment to complying with the DSA and cooperating with the regulatory process. The investigation will assess X’s efforts to combat illegal content, counter information manipulation, and enhance transparency.  Read More

Website name

SEE Screenshot of original article >