Facebook is rolling out its new tool against fake news.
The feature, announced in December is the result of collaboration with “third-party fact-checking organisations.”
Designed to combat to the spread of misinformation on the platform, it warns users when they try to post fake stories.
The fact-checker is working for some US based users who tried to share a story that falsely asserted thousands of Irish people were brought to the United States as slaves.
The story entitled “The Irish slave trade — the slaves that time forgot” was published by the Rhode Island blog …
Via: Mashable: Tech