Aine Kerr

  • Facebook Takes Fake News Fight to Germany

    … Facebook is extending its efforts to combat fake news to Germany. The social network announced in December that it was turning to third-party fact-checking organizations to help combat fake news and hoaxes, as well as making it easier for users to report fake news and flag questionable posts. Speculation that fake news on Facebook affected…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 28 readers -
  • Journalism 101, Facebook-Style

    … included a guide for journalists that will explain how to get started on Facebook or simply grow your presence. We’ve heard from journalists that they need more information when deciding between setting up a page or a profile and about how to manage privacy settings. The “Getting Started” course seeks to answer all of those questions and covers…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 24 readers -
  • Facebook Live Column Added to Signal

    … Facebook added a column for Facebook Live videos to its Signal tool for journalists. The social network introduced Signal in September 2015 as a tool enabling journalists to discover and curate content from Facebook and Instagram, giving them access to features including Trending content, data on topics driving the most conversation…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 11 readers -