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China Launches New Social Media Offensive In COVID-19 Information War

1:01United Nations Representative for Disarmament Affairs, Izumi Nakamitsu
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U.N. Official Warns Cybercrime Up 600% During COVID-19 Pandemic

0:50A motorist drops a swab in a vial after administering a nasal test.
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Concerns Raised About CDC Handling Of Virus Test Results

1:01Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
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Zuckerberg Projects Half Of Facebook Employees Could Be Remote By 2030

2:07David Reinert holding a Q sign waits in line with others to enter a campaign rally with President Donald Trump in Wilkes-Barr
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QAnon Conspiracy Movement Gains Followers In Uncertain Times

2:44A COVID-19 test being performed in Yonkers, New York
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The U.S. Needs Tens Of Thousands Of Contact Tracers. Most Aren't There

1:04A logo of Huawei retail shop is seen through a handrail inside a commercial office building in Beijing
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U.S. Tightens Restrictions On Huawei, China Calls It 'Unreasonable'

2:44Facebook login page on a smartphone
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How Should You Talk To Someone Who Shares False COVID-19 Info?

1:42Health officials in Spain
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Debunked COVID-19 'Plandemic' Conspiracy Driven By Uncertainty

1:21Researcher in biotech lab
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U.S. Agencies Warn Chinese Hackers Are Targeting Coronavirus Research

1:17Facebook demo booth
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Facebook Says It's Flagged Millions Of COVID-19 Misinformation Posts

1:20The Facebook app is displayed in Apple's app store
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Facebook To Pay $52 Million In Settlement For Moderators' PTSD

1:07Twitter icon
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Twitter To Label All Misleading Or Disputed Tweets About COVID-19

2:26A contact tracing smart phone app built for Utah
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Tech, Privacy Issues May Limit Adoption Of COVID Contact Tracing Apps

1:53InTouch Health equipment
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The Path Forward: Using Telehealth To Treat COVID-19 Patients Safely

0:54iPhones at an Apple store
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Apple, Google To Ban Location Tracking In COVID-19 Tracing Apps

2:15Film titles on Netflix.
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What Are People Actually Watching During The Pandemic?

1:23Collage of Marvel movie promotions
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This Web-Slinging Superhero Hosted A Live Trivia Game From Home

A resident of the Alexandra township gets tested for COVID-19 in Johannesburg, South Africa, Wednesday, April 29, 2020
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TikTok Donates $10 Million To Fight COVID-19 In Africa

1:26Amazon worker sorting packages
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NY Attorney General Questions Amazon's "Inadequate" COVID-19 Response

2:10Police officers test a drone
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More Cities Are Testing Drones As Tools To Control COVID-19 Spread

1:38Engineers who helped create a ventilator prototype specially targeted to COVID-19 patients
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NASA Develops Ventilator Prototype for COVID-19 Patients

1:48Bill Gates
AP

Conspiracy Theories Falsely Link COVID-19 To Bill Gates

1:34Protesters demonstrate the State Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., on Monday, April 20, 2020
AP Photo / Matt Rourke

China Pushed Panic-Inducing COVID-19 Disinfo In U.S., Officials Allege

2:07Family watches Netflix
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Netflix Gained Over 15 Million New Subscribers Since The Start Of 2020

Facebook Gaming app
Facebook

Facebook Launches Gaming App

0:58Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission
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FCC Set To Approve New 5G Wireless Network, Despite Pentagon Warnings

3:01Medical worker tests man for coronavirus antibodies
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Conspiracy Theories Linking 5G And COVID-19 Spread

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Streaming Is Thriving Amid The Pandemic. Can Newcomers Succeed, Too?