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Democrats to tackle health misinformation on social media platforms

Democrats to tackle health misinformation on social media platforms

A new bill introduced by Sen. Klobuchar, proposes removing liability protections from platforms that spread inaccurate health information.

TikTok promotes Katie Riccio Puris to head of global brand and creative

TikTok promotes Katie Riccio Puris to head of global brand and creative

She will report directly to TikTok global head of marketing Nick Tran.

Kelly Sims to lead global comms at Twitter

Kelly Sims to lead global comms at Twitter

She replaces Brandon Borrman, who exited in June.

Facebook notches up 56% revenue rise, but warns of iOS tailwinds

Facebook notches up 56% revenue rise, but warns of iOS tailwinds

The social-media giant expects a 'more significant impact' from Apple's targeting shift in the next three months. For now, it continues to reel in cash from a pandemic-induced boom in online advertising.

How brands are using Twitch for sports marketing

How brands are using Twitch for sports marketing

The NBA, DoorDash and American Express used Twitch to connect with Gen Z and Millennials.

Tech Talk with Proton CMO Varun Kabra

Tech Talk with Proton CMO Varun Kabra

“One of the unique things about our business model is that users are ready to pay for privacy.”

Hootsuite hires Maggie Lower as CMO

Hootsuite hires Maggie Lower as CMO

She has spent the last year as Cision’s global CMO.

Twitter ad revenue crosses $1 billion in Q2

Twitter ad revenue crosses $1 billion in Q2

Social-media platform sees overall top line grow by 74% as pandemic rebound and spike in user metrics drive growth.

Clubhouse signs up Golin as global PR partner

Clubhouse signs up Golin as global PR partner

Clubhouse also said it will no longer require invitations to join.

Nextdoor hires David Roady to lead comms

Nextdoor hires David Roady to lead comms

Roady headed FTI Consulting’s financial communications practice.

Tinuiti becomes first US indie agency with TikTok campaign management badge

Tinuiti becomes first US indie agency with TikTok campaign management badge

The badge allows the agency to grow its TikTok capabilities and offerings.

BCW New York tech lead Laura Anderson McGrath joins Strange Brew Strategies

BCW New York tech lead Laura Anderson McGrath joins Strange Brew Strategies

She will serve as EVP and spearhead the agency's growth strategy on the East Coast.

How comms teams can help fight ransomware

How comms teams can help fight ransomware

Comms pros from Google, APCO and WE Communications provide key action steps.

LinkedIn hires Allyson Hugley as global director of customer insights

LinkedIn hires Allyson Hugley as global director of customer insights

The Weber Shandwick and MSL veteran joins the professional social network from Prudential Financial.

Here today, gone tomorrow: Twitter scraps its Stories-like ephemeral feature Fleets

Here today, gone tomorrow: Twitter scraps its Stories-like ephemeral feature Fleets

Social-media network has called time on its disappearing format after it failed to fulfill its mission to encourage more active users.