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01.31.17
Facebook tweaks the feed to bury fake news and clickbait
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Facebook tweaks the feed to bury fake news and clickbait

The company trained its algorithms to recognize sketchy content and rank it lower than more legitimate posts.

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01.25.17
Facebook no longer personalizes trending news topics
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Facebook no longer personalizes trending news topics

You'll have a better sense of why a subject is popular, but it won't reflect your tastes.

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01.15.17
Facebook tests fake news filtering outside of the US
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Facebook tests fake news filtering outside of the US

A trial run in Germany could influence an election and keep Facebook out of trouble.

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12.02.16
Facebook exec says it has 'a responsibility' to fight fake news
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Facebook exec says it has 'a responsibility' to fight fake news

"For so long, we had resisted having standards about whether something’s newsworthy."

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