Tag: Fact Checkers

Facebook Hiring Community Reviewers To Help Fact Checkers

San Francisco: In a bid to address fake content faster, Facebook has announced a new pilot programme to allow fact-checkers quickly see whether a representative group of Facebook users found a claim to be corroborated or contradicted. The programme will have community reviewers work as researchers to find information that can contradict the most obvious online […]

'All-time high' fake news storm hits millions in India polls

New Delhi: Veena Arora, a retired school principal in a small town of Uttar Pradesh, decided to use a smartphone in November last year for the first time at the cajoling of her children so that the family could stay together online even though they live in different cities. In no time, she joined WhatsApp and […]