Facebook, Google, Twitter and other social networks have begun to use algorithms, new rules and warnings, to eliminate conspiracy theories, advertising questionable and remedies are not proven against the coronavirus that appear frequently in their services, and that can put in risk the life.
Twitter wiped out even a publication of the staff attorney Trump, Rudy Giuliani, who described the hydroxychloroquine, a cousin of chloroquine, such as “100% effective” against the coronavirus.
Facebook erased a publication of the brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, which stated that hydroxychloroquine “works everywhere” to treat the coronavirus. Twitter also deleted a related video.
YouTube started to delete videos that claimed that the coronavirus was caused by wireless networks, 5G. The service of private messaging WhatsApp, owned by Facebook, also limited the number of users who can forward messages, in an attempt to limit the spread of false information on the covid-19.