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.
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