Google, Facebook And Twitter Work To Counter Election Misinformation

Have social media companies done enough to fight election-related misinformation?

Where Is US Election Misinformation Coming From? Hint: It’s Not Russia
This Nov. 1, 2017 file photo shows printouts of some of the Facebook and Instagram ads linked to a Russian effort to disrupt the American political process and stir up tensions around divisive social issues, released by members of the U.S. House Intelligence committee, photographed in Washington. (Jon Elswick/AP)
Where Is US Election Misinformation Coming From? Hint: It’s Not Russia
This Nov. 1, 2017 file photo shows printouts of some of the Facebook and Instagram ads linked to a Russian effort to disrupt the American political process and stir up tensions around divisive social issues, released by members of the U.S. House Intelligence committee, photographed in Washington. (Jon Elswick/AP)

Google, Facebook And Twitter Work To Counter Election Misinformation

Have social media companies done enough to fight election-related misinformation?

Tech companies like Google, Facebook and Twitter have ramped up efforts to combat misinformation surrounding the election. Is it too little, too late?

Reset checks in with two experts.

GUEST: Sheera Frenkel, New York Times reporter on cybersecurity

Helen Lee Bouygues, a misinformation expert and CEO of the Paris-based Reboot Foundation