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03.08.18
Study finds fake news spreads faster and further on Twitter than truth
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Study finds fake news spreads faster and further on Twitter than truth

It estimates that a false story is 70 percent more likely to be retweeted than a true one.

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10.07.17
Facebook aims to balance its fact-checking with a right-wing magazine
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Facebook aims to balance its fact-checking with a right-wing magazine

It's trying to counter claims of bias in its effort to fight fake news.

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09.07.17
Facebook’s fact-checkers say the company is withholding useful data
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Facebook’s fact-checkers say the company is withholding useful data

Data on efforts to combat fake news would help fact-checkers do their jobs better.

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