Facebook Is Changing News Feed (Again) to Stop Fake News

Facebook Is Changing News Feed (Again) to Stop Fake News

2019-04-10T18:41:44+01:00April 10th, 2019|Tags: , , |

On Wednesday April 10, 2019, Wired at WIRED wrote:
The social media giant debuted new features and tools to help in its Sisyphean fight against misinformation and abuse on Facebook, Instagram, and Messenger.

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  • "Google trails Amazon and Microsoft in selling cloud services to other companies, but its efforts to catch up may be hindered by its own ethics policies". (April 6, 2019)
  • "Who needs the dark web? Researchers found 74 groups offering stolen credit cards and hacking tools by conducting simple Facebook searches". (April 5, 2019)
  • "Catch up on the most important news today in 2 minutes or less". (April 2, 2019)
  • "As we read, our eyes reveal what words go together, and which are the most important. Researchers are applying that data to help neural networks understand language". (March 28, 2019)
  • "Depends on Facebook". (March 28, 2019)
  • "The social network kept hundreds of millions of user passwords unscrambled, and employees could search them". (March 21, 2019)
  • "Prosecutors in New York reportedly are investigating the company's sharing agreements with other firms, which may have exposed personal information without user consent". (March 14, 2019)
  • "Roger McNamee was a mentor to Mark Zuckerberg and an early investor in Facebook. Now he has written a book about the "Facebook catastrophe."". (March 11, 2019)
  • "The company announced Thursday that it will combat the spread of vaccine misinformation on Facebook and Instagram, but not take posts down entirely". (March 7, 2019)