Facebook's fake news experiment backfires - BBC News


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Tech solutions (naive or complex) won't solve the fake news problem: "Facebook's fake news experiment backfires"
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14 days ago by tguemes
RT : there πŸ‘ is πŸ‘ no πŸ‘ algorithmic πŸ‘ solution πŸ‘ to πŸ‘ the πŸ‘ problem πŸ‘ of πŸ‘ misinformation πŸ‘
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14 days ago by drzax
A Facebook test that promoted comments containing the word fake to the top of news feeds has been criticised by users. The trial, which Facebook says has now…
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14 days ago by nikchia
Only real thing preventing Facebook from being gut-clenchingly terrifying is how bad it is at literally everything
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14 days ago by alexhern
Facebook's fake news experiment backfires
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14 days ago by karsh
A Facebook test that promoted comments containing the word fake to the top of news feeds has been criticised by users.
The trial, which Facebook says has now concluded, aimed to prioritise "comments that indicate disbelief".
It meant feeds from the BBC, the Economist, the New York Times and the Guardian all began with a comment mentioning the word fake.
14 days ago by jbenton
what a totally unexpected backfire to me, engineer who has clearly never used the product or internet
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14 days ago by AramZS
RT : does anyone with a brain work at facebook
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14 days ago by KMcGrane
I asked this at , , , & : Where tf are Facebook’s content strategists?
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14 days ago by thebestsophist
A Facebook test that promoted comments containing the word fake to the top of news feeds has been criticised by users. The trial, which Facebook says has now…
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14 days ago by mathewi
Facebook responds helpfully to the climate of mass distrust of journalism by…promoting comments expressing distrust
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14 days ago by newsmary
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14 days ago by girma
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14 days ago by eh
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14 days ago by brolston
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14 days ago by mdrovdahl
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14 days ago by _1134
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14 days ago by kohlmannj
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14 days ago by maura
The trial, which Facebook says has now concluded, aimed to prioritise "comments that indicate disbelief". It meant feeds from the BBC, the Economist, the New York Times and the Guardian all began with a comment mentioning the word fake. via Pocket
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14 days ago by Werderbach

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