Facebook seeks to stem fake news ahead of Pakistan basic elections

KARACHI: Facebook declares it has actually ramped up its efforts to prevent the spread of misinformation or “fake news”. The term “fake news” went mainstream throughout the 2016 US presidential project when numerous websites and social media accounts published false or prejudiced stories.In order to prevent abuse, and protect the integrity of the July 25…

Ivanka Trump states she was ‘extremely vehemently’ opposed to separation of families

Ivanka Trump departed from the president on Thursday during an interview session, and called the separation of families crossing into the United States a low point for the administration. “I am very vehemently against family separation and the separation of parents and children,” the mother-of-three said at an event hosted by the website Axios. President…

Facebook And Apple Disagree On How To Suppress Fake News For U.S. Midterms

(Bloomberg)– Apple and Facebook have found out the best ways to keep us glued to their devices and platforms. However they haven’t found out how to suppress the false information that afflicted them throughout the 2016 election and have actually struggled to regain https://t.co/0591oorqXf!.?.!— Anil Dash(@anildash) June 25, 2018 Apple co-founder and previous CEO Steve…

This information conclusively debunks the myth of conservative censorship on Facebook

Right-wing politicians, pundits, and projects continually declare that Facebook and other tech platforms censor conservative material online. President Donald Trump’s project manager, Brad Parscale, from Trump’s campaign, and made pledges to be good to them. A subsequent internal examination revealed”no proof of systematic political bias”in the Trending Subjects area. Facebook quickly gave in anyhow and…

Facebook to Launching Its “Breaking News” Video Function Next Week

Facebook will now be offering its users with exclusive reports by partnering with trustworthy news networks such as Fox News, CNN, and ABC News through its upcoming Watch tab.There will likewise be a subsection that will feature breaking news stories within the Watch tab. The social network will have to bear some expenditures to partner…

Facebook now wants to work with news reliability specialists

The problems didn\’t begin there though. Other issues with the social media giant have been around for years. One of the main complaints people have is how rampant fake news has been spreading through Facebook. You won\’t believe how it\’s trying to solve this problem now. You\’ve seen the commercials…but wait, there\’s more I\’m sure…

Facebook Eliminates Off Trending Topics Feature

Facebook is deleting its troublesome Trending Subjects area as the social network reconsiders ways to display news. The area, which appears to the right of the main news eat the desktop and in search on mobile, has been a lightning arrester for criticism nearly since its launch in 2014. Conservatives were outraged by claims in…

CNN Proves Once Again Why They Reign Supreme as Fake News

This about sums it up for CNN, the former ‘most trusted name in news.’ Ever since President Trump called out reporter Jim Acosta for being ‘fake news,’ the network has been working overtime to prove him right. Following a violent incident in Charlottesville last August, Acosta did his best to portray Trump as racist for…

When Is Fake News Propaganda? 

Facebook’s recent admission that social media can have a negative influence on democracy is the most overt acknowledgment to date that the spread of fake news could have impacted the 2016 US presidential election. The recent surge of misinformation on social media for political gain is a call to action for educators to take a…