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Facebook shrinks fake news links in hopes you'll miss them
It's also using AI to speed up fact checking.
Facebook begins fact-checking news stories in India
The company's largest market has a number of major elections taking place this year.
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.
Facebook may be losing the fight against fake news
Its third-party fact checkers apparently aren’t very encouraged.
Google partners with fact-checking network to fight fake news
A training session a day keeps the trolls at bay.
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.
Facebook tests a feature that provides info on article publishers
It also links to related posts and shows how the article is being shared.
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.