Sen. Al Franken slams Facebook and Google's control of the press
They have "unprecedented power" over how Americans get information, he said.
Does social media threaten the illusion of news neutrality?
As reporters become Twitter celebrities, newsrooms begin to adapt.
Facebook purges thousands of fake profiles ahead of UK election
It's also taken out full-page newspaper ads to help people spot fake news.
Wikipedia co-founder launches Wikitribune to fight fake news
The site will pair experienced journalists with volunteers who can fact-check and sub-edit stories.
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Facebook buys newspaper space to combat fake news
In Germany, and only after German lawmakers threatened it with fines.
Google will flag fake news stories in search results
Fact-checkers like PolitiFact and Snopes will pass judgement above search results.
Twitter triples suspensions of pro-terrorist accounts in one year
Its transparency report also reveals Turkey's attempts to stifle free speech.
UK newspapers want Facebook and Google probed over 'fake news'
The News Media Association is calling for 'an urgent investigation.'