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Jun 27, 2018
Facebook removes more than 10,000 allegedly fake Pages, Groups before electionsFacebook is trying to tackle the presence of "bad actors" on the platform and rooting them out.
Jun 22, 2018
Facebook announces new fact-checking measures, to scale to more countries by year endThe social media giant now has the fact-checking programme running in 14 countries and plans to scale to more countries by the end of the year.
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.
Mar 30, 2018
Facebook begins fact-checking photos and videos to clamp down on fake news and hoaxesFacebook has for months faced an uproar among users whose complaints range from the spread of fake news to the use of the network to manipulate elections.
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.
Sep 18, 2017
After Google, Bing to come up with fact-checking labels to combat fake newsThe label on Bing would allow the user to fact-check the sources, also know which information is true or false
Aug 03, 2017
Facebook will start using machine learning to fact-check possible fake news postsFacebook is to send more potential hoax articles to third-party fact checkers and show their findings below the original post.
Mar 21, 2017
Facebook rolls out new tool that fact-checks the stories that a user sharesIn a battle against fake news, Facebook has started to roll out a new tool that fact-checks the stories a user shares.
Jan 16, 2017
Facebook introduces tools to combat fake news in GermanyFacebook has said that the features and tools will be coming to other countries soon.
Dec 17, 2016
Washington Post's Chrome plug-in will now let you fact-check Donald Trump's tweetsTo fact-check the posts from US President-elect Donald Trump's Twitter account, the Washington Post has released a Chrome plug-in — first for any American news outlet.