4 reasons why social media can give a skewed account of the war in Ukraine

Enlarge this image

Iryna Holoshchapova, a Ukrainian refugee who fled the embattled city of Mykolaiv, shows a video on her smartphone of an apartment block on fire following a Russian attack. Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Sean Gallup/Getty Images

As the war in Ukraine unfolds, many people are watching it on their phones. Social media is awash in photos, videos and satellite images. But some experts worry that the picture painted by these online posts is not always accurate. Here are some tips to guide you as you navigate

→ Continue reading at NPR - Technology

More from author

Related posts


Latest posts

The 6 Most Important Things to Do When Starting a New Business

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. “A big business starts small.” – Richard BransonThis legendary British billionaire seemed to grasp...

Trying to trend, politicians take on the TikTok challenge

If all politics is theater, Rep. Tim Ryan is one of its subtler actors. A moderate Democrat from Ohio’s 13th Congressional District who has...

Baker Hughes joins oil rivals in pausing Russian operations

By Anne D’Innocenzio | Associated PressNEW YORK — U.S. oil field services company Baker Hughes said Saturday that it was suspending new investments for...