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Facebook taps community reviewers to aid in fact-checking

Dec 20, 2019 - 2:46 PM

The social media network is piloting the service in the US and says community reviewers are meant to give 'directional signal' to professional fact-checkers

Facebook extends fact-checking program to 10 new African states

Oct 09, 2019 - 12:24 PM

Facebook's fact checking program expands to Ethiopia, Zambia, Somalia, Burkina Faso, Uganda, Tanzania, Ivory Coast, Guinea, Ghana, and the Democratic Republic of Congo

FACEBOOK. A picture taken on August 28, 2019 shows the logo of US online social media and social networking service, Facebook. Photo by Denis Charlet/AFP

Facebook fact check partners can now flag misleading photos, videos

Sep 14, 2018 - 6:17 PM

Third-party fact checking organizations can now rate media that is directly uploaded to the platform

Facebook expands fact-check effort to photos, videos

Jun 21, 2018 - 11:39 PM

After being blamed for allowing misinformation and manipulation during the 2016 US election, Facebook steps up efforts to clamp down on fake accounts and the spread of hoaxes, rumors and other false information

PCOO protests Facebook partnership with Rappler, Vera Files

Apr 16, 2018 - 12:55 PM

Malacañang, meanwhile, 'commiserates' with Duterte supporters who have slammed the social media platform's tie-up with the news organizations

LOOK: Facebook blocks websites believed to be peddling fake news

Apr 14, 2018 - 7:58 PM

At least 10 websites are already blocked on the social media platform

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Apr 13, 2018 - 11:00 AM

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