Americans believe that 39 percent of the news they digest via traditional media is misinformation
Thanks to toxic debates, fake news, and privacy issues
Google is taking significant steps to fight misinformation
Bots spread true and false news at equal rates
Goodbye, Explore Feed, you won't be missed
Will it work this time?
Chain messages may soon be a thing of the past for WhatsApp users
Sputnik and RT are on the chopping block
The videos have been viewed by millions of people
In some cases, it can make things worse
Facebook sold $100,000 in ads to a Russian "troll farm"
The move is part of Facebook's three-pronged approach to stopping fake news
Despite claims by several sites
Unsurprisingly, fake news is one of them
It's scary what some people will believe
A combination of user submitted reports and professional fact checkers
Posts asking for likes, shares, and comments will also become less visible
Facebook overhauls entire Trending Topics section, removing personalization while fighting fake news
Users in each country will now see the same Topics
First fake news, now fake Safety Checks?