Today in news that could affect public perception of the big tech companies.
⬆️ Trending up: Twitter said it removed more than 70,000 accounts in the wake of the attempted coup on the US government. The accounts were primarily dedicated to QAnon, the company said. (Twitter)
⬆️ Trending up: Google is donating $3 million to news organizations to fact-check vaccine misinformation. I’ll take it. (Sarah Scire / Nieman Lab)