Facebook announced last week that they will update the structure of the newsfeed in a response to criticism over the spread of fake news. But these changes might not provide the answer.
With its unique technology, Truepic allows its users to capture instantly verified images and videos — and journalists can use the service for free.
During a recent webinar, Giovanni Zagni from Italy's Pagella Politica and Catherine Gicheru from Kenya's PesaCheck shared their best advice for making fact-checking and verification spread faster than fake news.
False information is often irresistibly appealing and moves too fast to be stopped — which is why it will take collaboration on a large scale to combat fake news.
Video can be key to holding people accountable in a straightforward way. But how soon until video is realistically doctored? And how will we know what to trust?
A Hacks/Hackers event in Washington highlighted different tools and strategies people can use to debunk fake news and misinformation.
A team of fact-checkers worked to make sense of the conversations during and immediately after election day in Kenya.
A global study on the attitudes of news consumers finds print journalism is more trusted than online journalism. How does this effect companies trying to monetize new forms of media?
A new cooperative, spearheaded by the founder of Politifact, is mobilizing to take on fake news at a large scale.
Fact-checking and quality independent journalism remain vital in combatting the ever-evolving problem of "fake news" in Ukraine.
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