12 May '18, 9pm

Beware destructive power of social media

Social media's increasing impact on national events like elections cannot be understated. The latest upset in Malaysia is a case study in how misinformation can create unnecessary panic. While it is too early to map out the repercussions accurately, it is safe to say that there were many photos and videos posted by users with a specific agenda. TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE Subscribe Login Thank you for reading The Straits Times You have reached one of our Premium stories. To continue reading, get access now or log in if you are a subscriber. What is Premium ? New promotion with The Straits Times For a limited time, get a Google Home or a Google Home Mini when you subscribe. Learn more

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