Everyone hates News Feed. It then became Facebook’s most important product

If each feature you add has a profound effect on what everyone can do, how will you make adjustments? We observe what people are trying to do. News Feed itself is born of tracking how people try to use Facebook. And even the reaction, one of the recent changes, is only born from observing what … Read more

We have to fix the news

Crisis we are All sides: We have to fix the news My grandparents watched Walter Cronkite. My parents read The New York Times. I grew up on NYTimes.com. What is next? (Yuri Arcurs / Getty Images)The recent US elections have highlighted the harmful effects of misinformation. This malicious rumor, misplaced satire, and outspoken falsification has … Read more

Facebook is fighting the worst fake news breaches

That’s why, as Mosseri explains, Facebook will focus its efforts on the most serious offenders: maliciously misleading articles – news that intentionally report the events of being committed. misleading, especially when the fake publisher is an actual news organization. Mosseri describes these as “clear black and white hoax, bottom of the box, worst of the … Read more

Facebook Live is Right Wing’s new Fox News

If Facebook Live is the future – talk show next, Fox News’ next iteration – then The Daily Caller wants to mark its territory in the platform’s mainstream. It wants to be part of a group of websites that might include perspective-based news outlets like Breitbart; individuality, like The Blaze’s Tomi Lahren; or finally affiliates … Read more

Google and Facebook cannot turn fake news

These dynamics are long-standing. Many people who think of technology recognize the battle between spammers and email companies, and various interventions have emerged to try to combat spam. (Worryingly for most decentralization advocates, Google’s centralization of email is probably more effective than any other intervention.) Search engine optimization is another battlefield. customs affect the ecosystem. … Read more

FCC is Leading Us Into the Catastrophe President Pai believes cable and telecommunications will do the right thing. Bad news for anyone who wants internet access.

FCC is Leading Us Into the Catastrophe President Pai believes cable and telecommunications will do the right thing. Bad news for anyone who wants internet access.