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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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11.13.16
Mark Zuckerberg: over 99 percent of Facebook content is authentic
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Mark Zuckerberg: over 99 percent of Facebook content is authentic

At the same time, a leak shows that leadership questioned Facebook's influence on the election.

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11.10.16
Facebook vows to fight fake news but won't say how
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Facebook vows to fight fake news but won't say how

Most adults in the US get their news from social media, but a surprising amount of that content on Facebook is misleading or downright false.

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