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With the election over, Facebook gets back to spreading misinformation | Vanity Fair- Hive

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With the election over, Facebook gets back to spreading misinformation | Vanity Fair- Hive
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Facebook confirmed to the New York Times that it removed this week the algorithm modification that prioritized credible news sources, permitting for fake and hyper-partisan news to flourish again. “This was a temporary change we made to help limit the spread of inaccurate claims about the election,” Facebook spokesman Joe Osborne told the Times’, Kevin Roose. With the growing number of users on social media, Facebook entails a great responsibility on how they should enhance their policies for a better and credible spread of information.

Source: https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2020/12/with-the-election-over-facebook-gets-back-to-spreading-misinformation