Fake News Being Tackled by New Tools [The Public Slate]
New tools are being created to uncover fake news in an effort to help those seeking fact-based reports. Unsavory news has invaded the computer age, by occupying search engines and sending those looking for the truth to disreputable fake-news sources.
Google is now doing more than just updating code. The famed search engine company is giving humans a new tool to help tackle fake news. Humans will now be part of the equation, along with the computer algorithms that Google uses, to distinguish between trustworthy sources and objectionable content.
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