When links for articles are shared on Facebook, users will see a button that provides additional information, like the publisher's Wikipedia entry, an option to follow their page, trending or related articles about the topic, as well as information on where the article is being shared on Facebook. The lack of information on a publisher could mean its a suspicious site.
Facebook will start testing fake news warnings, adding context to the traditional news feed and constant sharing on its platform, the company announced Thursday. It would also allow users to determine how long the publisher has been in existence. Together, this could show people alternate takes on the same news bite, which might dispute the original article or provide more perspective. Facebook has said that this update will not affect Facebook pages in any way.
Facebook said the testing is at its first phase and will get feedback from users and publishers about the tool. Tap the button and up pops a variety of additional information. "Vandalism on Wikipedia is a rare and unfortunate event that is usually resolved quickly", she told TechCrunch.
'Fast & Furious 9' release date moved
He took to commenting on Johnson's Instagram pictures in an attempt to convince the actor not to "fly solo". The studio made the official announcement shown below via its official Fast & Furious Twitter account .
The move is the latest by Facebook to stem the flow of fake news, hoaxes and disinformation after a series of revelations showing how unverified news went viral on social networks during the 2016 election, in many cases resulting from Russian-led efforts. "We will apply what we learn from the test to improve the experience people have on Facebook, advance news literacy, and support an informed community".
Getting this right is especially important after the fiasco this week when Facebook's Safety Check for the tragic Las Vegas mass-shooting pointed people to fake news.
Facebook is going to display a new button for links to articles shared in News Feed.
Rajoy himself on Thursday called on Catalan leaders to "return to legality", in an interview with the Spanish news agency EFE. Catalonia has set Independence Day for Monday, October 9 after holding a referendum which Spain had declared illegal.
He hasn't lost since an August 2013 unanimous decision against Conor McGregor and is No. 4 in the UFC's pound-for-pound rankings. Max Holloway's first title defense as undisputed featherweight champion comes against Hawaii's biggest nemesis in the Octagon.
And if the court can step in, the justices are trying to figure out if there is a fair standard they can use to evaluate the maps. Roberts dismissed the statistical measures of gerrymandering devised by lower court judges as a "sociological gobbledygook".
Tass reported that Moscow is hoping Saudi Arabia investment in Russian Federation will surpass $1 billion after the visit. Russia's largest oil company Rosneft will discuss joint oil trade on world markets with Saudi Aramco.
Despite Sullivan's macabre connection to the shooter, the salesman said he feels no personal responsibility for the massacre. They said that Danley, who is Australian, had arrived in the Philippines more than a week before the shooting.
I know that we're going to keep pushing. "That's the goal is to get everybody in here to push each and every day". Beckham talked with a trainer and then jogged inside as the Giants began the team portion of practice.
Two senior US government officials told Reuters that Paddock's name was not on any database of suspected terrorists. Authorities have not commented on his religious background or said what might have motivated the attack.
The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 10.72% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 6.38 percent. SeaWorld Entertainment has a 52 week low of $11.10 and a 52 week high of $20.13. (NYSE: SEAS ) moved to around 14.29.
It's that 'I can't eat, I can't sleep.' Well, that's because you're so used to depending on someone else. One took advantage of Hillary's signature campaign slogan, saying, "Thank you, Hillary Clinton ".
Baseball playoff game times announced
The Indians are hard to get an advantage over due to their switch hitters - Francisco Lindor , Jose Ramirez and Carlos Santana . Obviously, all of those regular season wins are for naught if a team can't advance past the divisional round.
Late penalty keeps Syria's World Cup hopes alive
Syria had a surprising run in the third round of the AFC qualifiers finishing third in Group A of the competition with 13 points. SYRIA'S hopes of creating history and qualifying for the 2018 World Cup remain alive after securing a draw against Australia.
Deadly blast hits shrine in Pakistan's Balochistan
Kakar said an assistant sub-inspector of police was killed while attempting to stop the suicide bomber from entering the shrine. Shrines across Pakistan have been attacked in past by extremists who consider it un-Islamic to praying at the tombs of saints.
Are Analysts Bullish Brady PLC (LON:BRY) After Last Week?
The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, December 1 by JP Morgan. ( NYSE:TSN ), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Moreover, Metropolitan Life Company Ny has 0% invested in Lattice Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ:LSCC) for 81,810 shares.
What to do When your Google Play Store is Not Working
The latest Google Play Store version is now available to download, only 10 hours after the previous update was released. Google recently rolled out its first Android 8.0 Oreo beta for Android Wear , so it appears to be still in development.