According to Reuters and tiktok’s official website, tiktok’s U.S. General Manager Vanessa papas posted on tiktok’s website on Wednesday that the company had updated its content policy to contain false information on the platform before the US presidential election. Tiktok is working with homeland security experts to “protect the platform from foreign influences.”.
according to the content of the blog, tiktok will update its policy on misleading content to clarify more clearly the content allowed and not allowed to be published on the tiktok platform.
tiktok said that it is expanding the cooperation relationship of fact checking, will strengthen the cooperation with politicfact and lead stories, and carry out fact checking on potential false information about the election. Tiktok will also allow users to report false voting related information on the app.