Facebook launches 'Journalism Project' to fight spread of 'fake news'
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 Social media giant Facebook has launched a new project, aiming to deepen its media ties. The venture includes initiatives to help journalists create new features, giving users better and faster access to news.
Today's tech stories that matter include Facebook's new Journalism Project designed to combat fake news, Samsung's Note 7 woes nearing an end and JetBlue's launch of a high-speed Wi-Fi service across its entire fleet.
In their bid to fight fake news and help readers identify trustworthy news sources, Facebook, Google, Twitter and several media organisations have joined the... BGR India - TechnologyAlso reported by •DNA •TUAW
Since the outbreak of its fake news crisis last year, Facebook has announced several initiatives designed to promote authentic, fact-based journalism. Today, the... The Verge - TechnologyAlso reported by •The Next Web
A new global initiative is launching today with the ambitious goal of creating transparency standards that help people easily assess the quality and reliability... TVNewsCheck - EntertainmentAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com