• Facebook will ask users to rank news source trustworthiness in latest major update

    10 monthes ago - By 9to5Google

    Along with Facebook announcing the first major changes to its News Feed , the social media service will begin ranking news sources based on trustworthiness as it prioritizes information. Rather than determining news source trustworthiness itself, Facebook will let users decide.
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  • Facebook's News Feed will soon prioritize stories that are trustworthy, informative, or local

    Facebook's News Feed will soon prioritize stories that are trustworthy, informative, or local

    10 monthes ago - By VentureBeat

    Facebook today announced that its News Feed will soon give priority to trustworthy news outlets. The gauge for what Facebook considers high-quality news will come in part from a survey of Facebook users to determine which news outlets they find most trustworthy. Local news and news outlets that Facebook users deem informative will also be given priority.
    Tests of a Trusted Sources program used to determine which the news outlets users deem most trustworthy will begin next week, first in the U.S. and then in other nations around the world. More details on initiatives to identify informative...
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