Facebook in 'fake news' legal battle after Syrian migrant in Germany claims stories were spread
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 () Facebook will have to face off against German justice authorities next month when representatives for the global social network site answer charges of spreading fake news about a refugee.
Facebook is taking a more active role to stamp out misinformation and so-called "fake news" from its news feeds. WSJ's Brian Fitzgerald and Tanya Rivero discuss how the social media giant has hired former CNN anchor Campbell Brown and plans to work closely with news organizations to promote what it...
Facebook has announced the creation of a Journalism Project aimed at fostering "a healthy news ecosystem" and curbing the spread of fake news. News24 - BusinessAlso reported by •Digital Trends •BBC News