Facebook expands fact-checking to Instagram in bid to crack down on misinformation – Easton Caller

 

Instagram is taking new steps to curb the spread of misinformation.

The social media platform will use Facebook‘s fact-checking processes to demote false photos and memes that are shared on Instagram, according to .

It comes as Instagram has faced increasing pressure to in conspiracy theories, hateful rhetoric and false news that has gone largely unchecked on the platform.

Source: Facebook expands fact-checking to Instagram in bid to crack down on misinformation – Easton Caller


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