Fact Checking

  • 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- 16 readers -
  • Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide

    … on Facebook. Available for both individual live and regular public videos, these metrics will include total minutes viewed, total number of views and total engagement (reactions, comments and shares). People will also be able to see aggregated insights for all the videos they post on their profile over seven-, 30- and 60-day periods, including the total…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 22 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- 11 readers -
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