Facebook Testing 'Satire' Tag to Alert Users to Fake News Stories

Facebook Testing 'Satire' Tag to Alert Users to Fake News Stories

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Facebook Testing 'Satire' Tag to Alert Users to Fake News Stories

Facebook’s new 'Satire' tag is a way to help users distinguish fake news stories from real ones. It will show up in 'Related Articles' after clicking through to parody news sites such as The Onion. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the details.

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