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Feb 01, 2019
Facebook says it removed more accounts tied to Iran for coordinating fake accountsFacebook says these accounts targeted people across the world, but more heavily in the Middle East, South Asia.
Jan 29, 2019
Facebook plans independent content oversight board to address misinformation issueFacebook said the transparency tools for electoral ads would be expanded globally before the end of June.
Aug 11, 2018
Facebook Pages to go through new authorisation process to continue to postThis move is aimed to make it difficult to run fake accounts and pages on Facebook.
Aug 08, 2018
Facebook reaches out to US Digital Forensic Research Lab to battle fake newsAtlantic Council's Digital Forensic Research Lab studies serious and at times obscure international issues.
Aug 02, 2018
Facebook partners with Indian journalism institute to curb spread of fake newsFacebook will be training students on fact-based and high integrity journalism in the digital age.
May 24, 2018
Facebook’s fight against misinformation in News Feed is a human problem as much as it is Facebook’sBut at the end of the day, Facebook has to deal with it because it’s free to use social platform is the one helping spread misinformation.
Apr 18, 2018
Facebook announces a 'third-party fact-checking program' in India for fighting fake newsFacebook os starting the partnership with BOOM as “it is one of the only two fact checkers in the country” that has been certified by Poynter Institute.
Jan 23, 2018
Facebook says social media's benefits for democracy are not guaranteed; admits it was slow to respond to 2016 US election crisis“I wish I could guarantee that the positives are destined to outweigh the negatives, but I can‘t,” Samidh Chakrabarti, a Facebook product manager
Jan 12, 2018
Facebook aims to get more personal by prioritising friends and family on the NewsFeedZuckerberg, in a sweeping post on Facebook, said the company would change the filter for the News Feed to prioritize what friends and family share
Nov 15, 2017
Facebook's fact checking effort is failing say journalists working with the social media giant to contain fake newsAccording to a report in The Guardian, these journalists say that Facebook's fact-checking tools are a failure.