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Twitter experimenting with a feature to weed out fake news. - Blasting News;

Twitter experimenting with a feature to weed out fake news. - Blasting News

Blasting NewsTwitter experimenting with a feature to weed out fake news.Blasting NewsThe new feature will allow users to report fake news as and when they encounter it. Writer At Large. Expert in News. W. A. Large. Follow Following. Curated by Jessica Jennings. Published on: 30 June 2017 30 June 2017. Published on. 30/06/2017. Twitter ...and more »

Twitter testing new system to report fake and misleading news with a single tap - Daily Mail;

Twitter testing new system to report fake and misleading news with a single tap - Daily Mail

Daily MailTwitter testing new system to report fake and misleading news with a single tapDaily MailTwitter is working on a new feature that will allow users to flag tweets that they think contain false or misleading information. According to the Washington Post, the feature is still being tested at the prototype phase and if it is released, could be ...and more »

Twitter Potentially Adding A Button To Report “Fake News” - Scribblrs;

Twitter Potentially Adding A Button To Report “Fake News” - Scribblrs

ScribblrsTwitter Potentially Adding A Button To Report “Fake News”ScribblrsIt seems like Twitter may be following Facebook's lead when it comes to fake news. According to reports, the social media site is working on a new tool to help fight the spread of misleading, harmful, or downright fake news. The feature would let users ...and more »

Twitter might be working on a way for users to report fake news - A.V. Club;

Twitter might be working on a way for users to report fake news - A.V. Club

A.V. ClubTwitter might be working on a way for users to report fake newsA.V. ClubAlternative facts and the dread “fake news” aren't limited to Facebook, as anyone who's ever used Twitter can tell you. It's just as easy/likely to share tweets that are rife with inaccuracies (despite being only 140 characters long)—even the ...and more »

Twitter Denies It Is Developing Feature for Users to Flag 'Fake' or 'Harmful' News - Breitbart News;

Twitter Denies It Is Developing Feature for Users to Flag 'Fake' or 'Harmful' News - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsTwitter Denies It Is Developing Feature for Users to Flag 'Fake' or 'Harmful' NewsBreitbart NewsThe Washington Post claims Twitter is prototyping a feature that would allow users to report “fake news” and “harmful information.” “The feature, which is still in a prototype phase and may never be released, is part of the company's uphill battle ...and more »

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Twitter may add a "fake news" button, open fresh circle of hell - Metro US

Metro USTwitter may add a "fake news" button, open fresh circle of hellMetro USLike Twitter itself, this may sound like a good idea at first. But there are some complications. By. Michael Martin. Published : June 30, 2017. Facebook · Twitter · LinkedIn · Reddit · StumbleUpon · Email. More. Share this article. Facebook · Twitter ...and more »

Twitter is reportedly looking into letting users flag 'fake news' - MobileSyrup;

Twitter is reportedly looking into letting users flag 'fake news' - MobileSyrup

MobileSyrupTwitter is reportedly looking into letting users flag 'fake news'MobileSyrupTwitter is said to be exploring a feature that would allow users to flag tweets that contain “misleading, false or harmful information.” According to The Wall Street Journal, it could appear as “a tiny tab appearing in a drop-down menu alongside tweets ...and more »

Twitter May Make It Easier to Weed Out Fake News - Android Headlines;

Twitter May Make It Easier to Weed Out Fake News - Android Headlines

Android HeadlinesTwitter May Make It Easier to Weed Out Fake NewsAndroid HeadlinesTwitter apparently is working on a feature that will make it easier for users to flag fake news or offensive content. However, those familiar with the company's plans have stated that the feature may never actually launch. It's currently being tested ...and more »

Twitter Inc (TWTR) Exploring Fake News Flagging Button - Investorplace.com;

Twitter Inc (TWTR) Exploring Fake News Flagging Button - Investorplace.com

Investorplace.comTwitter Inc (TWTR) Exploring Fake News Flagging ButtonInvestorplace.comTwitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) is experimenting with a new feature to cut down on fake news. Twitter Inc (TWTR) Exploring Fake News Flagging Button. Source: Andreas Eldh via Flickr. Two unnamed sources claim that Twitter Inc is developing a fake news button.and more »

Twitter Users Officially Hate the Idea of a “Fake-News” Button - Vanity Fair;

Twitter Users Officially Hate the Idea of a “Fake-News” Button - Vanity Fair

Vanity FairTwitter Users Officially Hate the Idea of a “Fake-News” ButtonVanity FairThough Facebook is often singled out, in the wake of the 2016 election, as a hotbed of misinformation, misleading news stories, and outright hoaxes, Twitter has its own “fake-news” problem. Users can buy bot accounts for just a few hundred dollars ...and more »

Twitter Will Face Big Hurdles In Effort To Fight Fake News - Forbes;

Twitter Will Face Big Hurdles In Effort To Fight Fake News - Forbes

ForbesTwitter Will Face Big Hurdles In Effort To Fight Fake NewsForbesTwitter is considering introducing a tab to flag news according to the Washington Post. Two sources speaking with the paper anonymously revealed that the social network is planning new features to combat the spreading of deliberately inaccurate ...and more »

Twitter considering allowing tweets be flagged as fake news - TechSpot

Twitter considering allowing tweets be flagged as fake newsTechSpotIf you're anything like me, then you're tired of constantly seeing misleading or false information on social media. To combat disinformation, Twitter is considering allowing users to flag tweets containing misleading, false or harmful information ...and more »

With all the social buzz, where's the Twitter talk? - MultiBriefs Exclusive (blog);

With all the social buzz, where's the Twitter talk? - MultiBriefs Exclusive (blog)

MultiBriefs Exclusive (blog)With all the social buzz, where's the Twitter talk?MultiBriefs Exclusive (blog)There's endless chatter about the ways social platforms ceaselessly evolve. Instagram is testing a new tactic that could significantly impact influencer marketing. Facebook just debuted a new mission statement. The company now seeks to "give people the ...and more »

Twitter prototyping fake news flagging tool - Seeking Alpha

Twitter prototyping fake news flagging toolSeeking AlphaTwitter (NYSE:TWTR) is prototyping a feature that would allow users to flag misleading and harmful information. Sources told The Washington Post that the flagging tool could look like a drop-down menu next to tweets. A Twitter spokeswoman says the ...and more »

Twitter testing tool for reporting fake news, but no plans yet to launch - 9to5Google;

Twitter testing tool for reporting fake news, but no plans yet to launch - 9to5Google

9to5GoogleTwitter testing tool for reporting fake news, but no plans yet to launch9to5GoogleHowever, the company told the Washington Post that it does not yet have any plans to roll it out more generally. There are no current plans to launch any type of product along these lines. As TNW notes, the problem is an urgent one due to the number of ...and more »

Twitter wants its users to flag fake news - The INQUIRER;

Twitter wants its users to flag fake news - The INQUIRER

The INQUIRERTwitter wants its users to flag fake newsThe INQUIRERVENT PIPE TWITTER is reportedly interested in getting the people that use its service to police it. Twitter, in case you haven't ever been on it, is full of wonder, cats and a-holes. It also has something of a problem with terrorism and fake news. It ...and more »

Twitter says it doesn't plan to launch a button to report fake news - Business Insider;

Twitter says it doesn't plan to launch a button to report fake news - Business Insider

Business InsiderTwitter says it doesn't plan to launch a button to report fake newsBusiness InsiderTwitter says it doesn't intend to launch a feature that would allow users to report "fake news" on the platform. On Thursday, The Washington Post reported that the social network had developed a "prototype" of a button that would let people on Twitter ...and more »

Twitter developing fake news tool? - iAfrica.com;

Twitter developing fake news tool? - iAfrica.com

iAfrica.comTwitter developing fake news tool?iAfrica.comReports suggest that Twitter is developing a means for users to flag fake news and misleading information across the social network. According to the Washington Post, the feature is the platform's latest attempt to curb abuse, and could take the form ...and more »

Twitter could roll out 'fake news' button on tweets - The Independent

Twitter could roll out 'fake news' button on tweetsThe IndependentTwitter is exploring the idea of building a fake news button, a new report says. The feature is currently said to be in “a prototype phase”, but could roll out in the future as a convenient way for users to stop the spread of false stories. How it ...and more »

Twitter Is Reportedly Introducing A 'Fake News' Button, And Donald Trump Has Never Been Happier - Esquire.co.uk;

Twitter Is Reportedly Introducing A 'Fake News' Button, And Donald Trump Has Never Been Happier - Esquire.co.uk

Esquire.co.ukTwitter Is Reportedly Introducing A 'Fake News' Button, And Donald Trump Has Never Been HappierEsquire.co.ukIt's the media phrase du jour and something the American President revels in accusing every mainstream outlet of – yes 2017 is the year of Fake News. Facebook have recently tried to combat the onslaught of spurious articles with an £11 million literacy ...and more »