Fact Checking

  • Facebook Takes Fake News Fight to Germany

    … the recent U.S. presidential election and a federal election due in Germany later this year may have led to this move by Facebook. Manager of journalism partnerships Áine Kerr announced in a Facebook Media blog post: Last month we announced some tests to address the issue of fake news on Facebook. In the next few weeks, we’ll be starting to roll…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 15 readers -
  • Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide

    … and engineering teams so that we can build together from the early stages of the product development process. We want to work with partners to evolve our current formats—Facebook Live, 360 video, Instant Articles, etc.—to better suit their needs and work with them on building entirely new ones. For example, we’ve heard from editors that they want…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 19 readers -
  • Google to bring fact checking to News

    … Google to bring fact checking to News With the advent of fake news sites, wild Facebook claims and slanted political sites, Google has decided to enter the fray. Google has added the tag ‘Fact Check’ to Google News along with the already active tags of ‘highly cited’ and ‘opinion’. Google says that they have strict guidelines in place…

    Greg's Cornerin Google- 10 readers -
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