He’s a registered nurse and former police officer, and his employer subsequently fired him after an investigation.

Craig Silverman • 9 days ago

"Hey, fake news, right?" said Larry Schweikart when asked about his false tweet.

Craig Silverman • 10 days ago

“Facebook banned me, they hate me. But that’s all good — I started posting on LinkedIn and everybody is following me,” said one Trump supporter.

Craig Silverman • 11 days ago

Attempts to confuse voters have already started circulating across social media.

Jane Lytvynenko • 16 days ago

Posts on the page, which features scores of current and former Chicago police officers, have gone far beyond boosterism. Some posts encourage police to abuse suspects.

Melissa Segura • 15 days ago

“Nobody knows how bad it is and nobody wants to know," said one critic of the ad industry.

Craig Silverman • 16 days ago

The story was also promoted in a Facebook ad, which is not supposed to happen.

Craig Silverman • 21 days ago

He said Google "may have engaged in willful blindness, all while profiting from this fraudulent activity."

Craig Silverman • 22 days ago

A BuzzFeed News investigation uncovered a sophisticated ad fraud scheme involving more than 125 Android apps and websites, some of which were targeted at kids.

Craig Silverman • 24 days ago

What Facebook’s partisan purge means.

Jane Lytvynenko • One month ago

“I can’t believe BuzzFeed was the one who actually fact checked.”

Craig Silverman • One month ago

“It is certainly the biggest story in politics since the 2016 election,” one publisher told BuzzFeed News

Craig Silverman • One month ago

Government hearings in Singapore put Facebook under intense scrutiny and have paved the way for a new fake news law in the country. That has human rights organizations and activists concerned.

Craig Silverman • One month ago

Facebook said the pages were managed by a fake account and were spamming content from LifeZette, a conservative site.

Craig Silverman • One month ago

Here are some of the Hurricane Florence fakes to watch out for.

Jane Lytvynenko • 2 months ago

Many of the claims are baseless and lacking proof.

Craig Silverman • 2 months ago

How award-winning former journalist Michael D. Moore came to run a site filled with false reports and conspiracies.

Craig Silverman • 2 months ago

The problem with tech’s apology cornucopia.

Jane Lytvynenko • 2 months ago

"We know we have more work to do," Facebook said in a statement to BuzzFeed News.

Craig Silverman • 3 months ago

Factal says it combines technology with journalists to deliver real-time alerts about incidents that pose a risk to company facilities and employees.

Craig Silverman • 3 months ago