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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.
Aug 15, 2017
The Facebook Mobile app for iOS will soon get a link to a 'Trending News' section featuring vetted news storiesThe Trending News section is set to get a dedicated link in the Facebook Mobile app, but the update hasn't yet been rolled out to everyone.
Aug 04, 2017
Facebook to expand Related Articles feature in other countries to counter fake newsThe feature is rolling out in the US, Germany, France and the Netherlands, because Facebook already has partner fact checkers in those countries.
Apr 24, 2017
Facebook not arbiter of truth, says COO Sheryl SandbergFacebook has been making efforts to tackle the proliferation of misinformation on its platform.
Apr 07, 2017
Facebook ramps up fight against fake news; adds an 'Awareness Display' to show tips to identify fake newsFacebook on Thursday ramped up its fight against "fake news" by adding tips on how to tell when shared stories are bogus.
Feb 17, 2017
The Fake News problem in India can get out of hand if not controlled in due time; experts tell us whyThe fake news problem is real, not just in the US but also in India. We speak to experts in various field to get an idea of how prevalent the issue is and what can be done to mitigate fake news.
Dec 19, 2016
Facebook fake news: Germany looking to impose €500,000 fine for each piece of misinformationGermany is once again after Facebook, and other online entities like Google and Twitter to take action against the spread of fake news or incur fines of up to €500,000 for each piece of misinformation.