instagram to block hashtags that spread anti vaccination misinformation

Not long after taking some much-needed steps to prevent the flow of anti-vaccination misinformation on Facebook, the company is now putting similar measures in place for Instagram, the popular photo-sharing network that it owns. According to the company, Instagram will now hide search results for hashtags that consistently provide false information about vaccines. Instagram will block access to the hashtags which return misinformation that’s meant to prevent people from getting […]